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Headaches That Just Won't Quit!

Author: James B.
Skill: Aromatherapist
Date: 06-12-2012
Views: 4,900
Word Count: 156
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 7359-OR

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I've had a lot of experiance with migraines, tension, sinus, and muscle related headaches. Here's what I do and find relief.

Migraines (no nausa)
1 drop Roman Chamomile (migrane specific/sedative)
1 drop Lavender (headaches/sedative)
1 drop Peppermint (cooling/Prevents congestion of blood supply to the brain/nervine)

Dilute in a tablespoon of your favorite carrier oil and apply to the back of the neck, temples, and behind the jaw.

Migraines (w/ nausa)
Add 1 drop Rosewood to the above and apply

1 drop Lavender
1 drop Peppermint
Dilute and apply as above.

1 drop Lavender
1 drop Peppermint
1 drop Eucalyptus Radiata (headache specific/analgesic for sinus pain/decongestant/diuretic)
1 drop Rosemary (Mailhebiau/headache specific/diuretic)
Dilute and apply as above, include up the nasal canal, up the nostrils, down and under the cheek bone, down the jaw and behind the ear.

Muscle Related
1 drop Helichrysum (anti-inflammatory)
1 drop Peppermint
1 drop Roman Chamomile
Dilute and massage into scalp, neck, and shoulders.

I hope this help someone else. No more fumbling and searching for the right oils for the right problem :-)

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