Aromatherapy

NOW Ultrasonic Diffusor – Unlike other diffusors which use heat, the NOW diffuser uses high-frequency ultrasonic electrical vibrations to create an ultra-fine aromatherapy mist to maintains essential oil integrity. Perfect for daily use, it provides a healthy alternative to synthetic room fresheners and scented candles. $44

Lamp Ring Diffuser – Crown a light bulb with this ceramic lamp ring . Add a few drops of water and essential oil and it will vaporize into the room from the heat of the light bulb. One size $4

Snow Lotus

Black Spruce: Balances the endocrine system and stimulates the hypothalamus/ pituitary axis for use in thyroid, adrenal, ovary and testes disorders. Regulates the nervous and immune systems. Lifts the spirit from depression, and acts as a strong yang tonic for the kidneys, adrenals, and lungs. Also helpful for chronic immune disorders such as CEBV, CFIDS, and HIV/AIDS. Used to treat chronic lung disease with coughing, phlegm, and wheezing. Relaxes the tendons, and can be used for intestinal parasites, and as an anti-fungal in candida. Helps reduce prostatitis. $20

Blue Tansy: Strong anti-inflammatory, and anti-histamine. Used for inflammation in the inner ears, sinus, lungs, throat, or as a bronchodilator for asthma. Helps allergies, skin rashes, high blood pressure. Used as a nervine/sedative for people who are overworked, overstressed, and too rigid. Helps with insomnia, ADHD, tension, moodiness, and aggravation. Use with sciatica and other nerve pain. $18

Cajeput: Topically it encourages blood and qi flow—it is both stimulating and relaxing. It can be used for a bloated, tense abdomen and to improve digestion. Helps pain for cold/damp arthritis. Great for chronic inflammation, useful for genital herpes, hemorrhoids, and varicose veins. Helps bring focus to a distracted mind. Can be inhaled for viral/bacterial respiratory infections, such as bronchitis and emphysema. $14

Cedarwood (Atlas): Anti-inflammatory, anti-histamine. Used for chronic inflammation of the GI tract such as ulcers, IBS, Crohn’s disease. Helps phlegm damp discharges such as lung and sinus mucus, vaginal discharge, and urinary incontinence. Calms the mind and grounds the spirit into the body. Decongests the pelvis for enlarged prostate and heavy, painful periods. Tonifies the kidney and adrenals for fatigue and debility. Helps arteriosclerosis, acting as an arterial regenerative. Also used as a lymph tonic for edema and lymphedema. $14

Helichrysum: Has an amazing ability to heal tissue, like “stitches in a bottle.” Used topically for any pain or trauma, such as cuts, bruises, sprains, strains, arthritis, and even broken bones. This is the curry plant and it helps calm the mind from tension, anxiety, and depression, PMS, CFIDS, and also helpful for allergies. Helps regulate cholesterol, stimulates liver cell regeneration. It’s a detoxifying agent, used for drug withdrawal. It also acts as an anti-spasmodic, and helps resolve old scar tissue. $20

Neroli: This essential oil comes from the blossoms of the bitter orange tree. It is used to relieve grief, worry, and fear. $18

Palmarosa: This rose-scented antiviral, anti-bacterial and antifungal acts like a pre-biotic. Useful in candida, and to regulate bowel movements. It’s an anti-inflammatory for the GI tract, helps with leaky gut, improves absorption, and helps heal food allergies. Used for chronic weakness of the nervous system, intestines, and heart. Helps treat congestive heart failure, and digestive disorders caused by nervous system issues, such as IBS. Palmarosa helps regulate oil production of the skin, making it a great remedy for acne as well as dry and wrinkled skin. It actually regenerates skin cells. $16

Siberian Fir: A qi tonic for weak physical and cerebral issues such as fatigue, and poor memory. Treats bronchitis, asthma, phlegm, and other issues resulting from cold and damp. $16

NOW and AromaVera

Anise Oil – A smell reminiscent of licorice. Useful for bronchitis, dry cough, mucous, gas, colic, menstrual cramps. Promotes lactation, aids digestion. Antiseptic, antispasmodic, diuretic, expectorant. NOW 1oz. $7

Bergamot : Balances and resets the nervous system. Used for irritability, agitation, insomnia, anxiety, depression, and bipolar symptoms. Encourages optimism. Regulates the smooth flow of qi in the liver and heart. Balances the adrenals, ovaries, and thyroid. Great for PMS. Anti-inflammatory for skin redness, such as acne, cold sores, herpes, eczema, psoriasis, and skin infection, or use in gargle for sore throat. $14

Citronella Oil – Tonifies and stimulates. Used as a bug repellant, deodorant, and anti-fungal. Aroma Vera 1/2 oz. $6

Chamomile – Spreads the liver qi, releases constraint, and relieves pain, soothes tension in nervous and digestive systems. This muscle relaxer for colic (painful spasms), relieves menstrual and intestinal cramps. Calms liver yang, helps with gallbladder attacks and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Anti-inflammatory for the skin and mucous membranes, used for burns, eczema, shingles, hives, and infections. Helps calm hyperactive conditions like irritability, and insomnia, pain, and agitation. Eases depression and oversensitivity. NOW Foods 1oz. $58

Clary Sage – Euphoric, lifts the spirits. Great for depression and tension. Calms the mind. Hormonal balancing phyto-estrogen used for PMS, cramps, childbirth, menopause, and as an aphrodisiac. Anti-spasmotic, relaxes the digestive system for stomach and intestinal cramps, and gas. Moves the blood for restless legs, and uterine cramps, as well as reduces epileptic attacks. Relaxes the bronchials for asthma and bronchitis. Tonifies the nervous system for weak and tense conditions with chronic stress and fatigue. NOW 1oz. $14

Energy Oil – A blend of peppermint, rosemary and thyme. Great for the morning, or for afternoon fatigue. Aroma Vera. 1/3 oz. $8.

Eucalyptus Oil – Antiviral, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and analgesic. Used in treatment of sore throats, coughs, bronchitis, sinusitis, skin infections, urinary tract infections, ulcers, sores, and muscle and joint pain. NOW 1 oz $ 5.

Frankincense – A holy oil in the Middle East, frankincense has a long history as incense. It was burned by the Egyptians and is used in many religious ceremonies. Traditionally it has also been used for skin ailments, and for pain. Analgesic, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic. NOW 1oz. $21

Geranium – Coordinates the liver, pancreas and adrenal cortex. Regulates blood sugar, and detoxifies liver. Used as a relaxant; helps nervous tension, insomnia, nightmares, depression, and fear, lifts the spirits, antiseptic, anti-fungal, and anti-inflammatory for the skin. Treats eczema, shingles, wounds, acne, and tongue infections. Insect repellant, hormonal balance for ovarian (modulates estrogen and progesterone as needed). Used for menopausal hot flashes. Helps facial nerve pain, venous blood circulation. Helps strengthen and tighten the blood vessels. Used for restless legs. Stops excess mucus and dampness in the tissues. NOW 1oz $16

Ginger – A warming oil Great for muscle and joint pain, toothache, cough, sinusitis, sore throat. Used for cold, damp conditions such as excess mucous and diarrhea. Digestive aid, helps with nausea, gas, and bloating. NOW 1oz

Hyssop – This antiviral can be used as an expectorant for coughs, bronchitis, and sinusitis. It is also a digestive stimulant that strengthens the heart and regulates the blood pressure. Stimulates menstruation, improves concentration and creativity, anti-inflammatory, and detoxes the blood for acne and eczema. It’s also inhaled for nervous depression. Aroma Vera 1/3 oz. $24

Lavender Oil – A medicine kit by itself, it treats depression, anxiety, tension, nausea, fainting, and asthma. Lavender is an antifungal, anti-bacterial, and cools heat and fever. Use for boils, burns, cuts, sores, ulcers, wounds, dermatitis, and eczema. Treats pain and inflammation, arthritis and rheumatism, headaches and migraines, spasms. Helpful for chronic insomnia, for when you wake up and can’t get back to sleep. NOW 1oz. conventional: $9 organic: $22

Oregano – Used for indigestion, asthma, bronchitis, sore throat. It’s an antifungal, antibiotic, antiviral, and antispasmodic used for headaches, joint pain, and muscle aches. NOW 1oz. $16

Peppermint Oil – This anti-inflammatory releases tension. Used for arthritis, headaches, and migraines. It moves qi in the liver, gallbladder and digestive organs. Treats indigestion (with stomach reflux, nausea, and gas). Treats sinus congestion and infection, and sore throats. Used as a stimulant to energize the mind and body. NOW Foods 1 oz $9.

Pine Needle – Used for bladder and kidney problems, rheumatism, colds, respiratory and circulation problems, chest infections, sore throats, muscle aches, and grounding. NOW 1 oz $10

Rosemary –Tonifies, moves blood, warms qi of the lungs, spleen, heart, and kidneys. Detoxifies the liver/gallbladder and promotes bile flow. Used for weak and cold conditions with fatigue. For use in fluid buildup in the heart and lungs, like congestive heart failure. Dispels phlegm in the lungs and sinuses. Rosemary also brings blood and qi to cold extremities. This helps with arthritis and uterine cramps. For headache, cognitive, and memory problems, and hair loss. $7

Tea Tree Oil – Australians have long celebrated the powerful anti-bacterial, anti-viral, and anti-fungal properties of Melaleuca alternifolia, ideal for infections, cuts,burns, abrasions, bites, stings, and fungal skin rashes. Tonifies the lung yin, clears heat, and strengthens the mind. For weak conditions with fatigue, depression, and chronic infections. NOW Foods 1 oz. $9.

White Thyme– Inhibits the growth of bacteria, fungi, and viruses. White thyme is a redistilling of red thyme oil. It has a smaller phenol concentration, but is much less expensive. Warming and invigorating, thyme oil can be used topically to increase blood circulation. NOW Foods. 1oz. $15

Tea Tree Suppositories – Treats rectal/vaginal itch and fungal, bacterial or viral infections. 6 suppositories. Tea Tree Therapy $14.

ORANGE MATE SPRAYS – All -natural air freshener made from citrus essential oils. Available in Orange, Lemon or Lime. 7 oz. non-aerosol spray. $8.