lavender fields for essential oils

First Aid Kit For College Students


Author: Jennifer H.
Date: 09-21-2005
Views: 19,459
Word Count: 596
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 974-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 8

Note: Not all essential oil brands are the same, and you get what you pay for. If you expect to achieve results similar to those described in this testimonial, then ensure that you are using oils from pesticide-free plants. Also, the brand should use 100% pure, high-quality essential oils that do not contain any synthetic additives. Do your own research or ask a trusted friend to find a brand that is reputable. Buyer beware.


Anjana, my daughter, was already attending college when I was introduced to Young Living Essential Oils. I decided to make up a first-aid kit for her that would cover just about any problem that may arise when one is living in a small enclosed space with other people, and using communal bathrooms, etc. Also, to help in the prevention of problems. The following are the instructions I gave her with the kit:

Cedarwood
Rub between eyebrows for deep sleep. Releases melatonin from pineal gland. Also good for face skin. Use with Peace & Calming if need extra relaxation.

Thieves
Rub on throat for sore throat, under feet for immune system, chest for congestion, cold, flu or directly on infection. Rub around ears for earache. Use finger to rub directly onto gums for tooth ache. Use to sterilize hands after using public bathroom.

RC
Respiratory congestion: 6 drops in left hand, rub clockwise 3 times, cover face with hands keeping eyes open. Breath in. Stinging is O.K. Or rub on chest and throat. Alternate with Raven as RC is deep and penetrating and Raven is soothing.

DiGize
For any upset tummy condition. Rub a lot around naval area morning and evening or whenever needed. Or drink one drop in water.

Purification
Cleanses cuts, neutralizes poisons from bug bits if applied directly on it, spray around room for air purifying, or diffuse. Apply directly on cold sores.

Lavender
Any skin problem, cut, burn, scrape, acne, etc. Rub under feet or on face to help sleep. Freshens air in room. Use with Frankincense for added effect.

Lemon
Drink in water for digestive aid. Rub on for sore throat. Builds immune system, increases circulation. Improves memory if smelled while studying and then during test. Clean fruit in Lemon oil mixed in water. Gets grease out of clothes.

Ylang Ylang
Use as underarm deodorant. Balances male and female energy. Great for blood, heart and hair.

ImmuPower
Rub under bottom of feet alternating or with Thieves oil as a preventative for illness. If ill, rub under feet until better. Strengthens and supports immune system.

Brain Power
Dissolves petro-chemicals clogging receptor sites. Clears brain fog, helps immune system, retards aging. Wear on back of neck, throat, under nose or inside upper palate of mouth or inside of cheeks. Great while studying or listening to lectures.

Cinnamint Lip Balm
Dry lips, apply on lips when ever they need it. Contains Cinnamon essential oil.

Orange
Lifts depression, aids digestion, muscle soreness. Tastes great in water so drink instead of soda, alternate for flavour variety Tangerine, Spearmint, Peppermint, Lemon, or Grapefruit.

Valor
Empowers spiritual and physical bodies, instills fearlessness. Apply to wrists, feet, chest, neck or spine. Drink a few drops in water for a more powerful action. Excellent for face skin.

Peppermint
Excellent for pain - on temples or apply where-ever pain is, so long as there is no broken skin. Rub under feet for reducing fever or to cool down on a hot day or while playing sports. Drink in water while playing sports. One drop = 26 cups of Peppermint tea. Use for stuffed-up nose as well. Also great to rub on temples in the morning to wake up. Rub on chest instead of Vicks VaporRub.

Frankincense
Natural alternative for all of men's/women's ailments. In other words, use it for anything except not directly in the eyes.

Melaleuca Alternifolia
For acne. Use with Lavender and or Frankincense. Use on any skin condition. Apply ART skin care system or Sandalwood moisturizer on top of oils. Clean out ears with this oil soaking the end of a q-tip and swishing it around in your ear. Do not pour oil into ear.

PanAway
Rub on to any painful area to prevent swelling, bruising and pain. Good for bug bites also.


974 false 0 people found this helpful. Was this testimonial helpful to you? yes no
Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: brain fog, immune system, insomnia, muscle soreness.

Tell Your Friends

Take advantage of social media to introduce your friends to high-quality essential oils. They will not need to login to read any testimonial that you share. If they register for our free membership, then they will be able to conduct their own keyword searches. What an easy way to help others!



Available Options

You can use the link below to ask the author a question. Once you register for your own free membership, all of the following options will be available.

 

 


Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: respiratory — "In confirming the presence of peripheral airways dysfunction in nonsmokers with uncomplicated common colds, our data imply that the changes can be modified favorably by short-term aromatics inhalation."Link
2.Associated topics: respiratory — "Cineole has mucolytic, bronchodilating and anti-inflammatory properties and reduces the exacerbation rate in patients suffering from COPD, as well as ameliorates symptoms in patients suffering from asthma and rhinosinusitis.... The effects of Cineole in the treatment of acute bronchitis were clearly measurable and could be proven after a treatment period of merely 4 days. This study corroborates the fact that Cineole actively and significantly reduces cough frequency after four days."Link
3.Associated topics: respiratory — "Foeniculum vulgare Mill, commonly called fennel, has been used in traditional medicine for a wide range of ailments related to digestive, endocrine, reproductive, and respiratory systems. Additionally, it is also used as a galactagogue agent for lactating mothers.... Foeniculum vulgare has emerged as a good source of traditional medicine and it provides a noteworthy basis in pharmaceutical biology for the development/formulation of new drugs and future clinical uses."Link
4.Associated topics: respiratory — "The antibacterial activity of 14 essential oils and their major constituents in the gaseous state was evaluated against [respiratory tract pathogens] Haemophilus influenzae, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus pyogenes, and Staphylococcus aureus. [The] oils [with cinnamon bark, lemongrass, and thyme being most potent] and their major constituents were shown to be effective against various bacteria tested.... These results indicate that the antibacterial action of essential oils was most effective when at high vapor concentration for a short time."Link
5.Associated topics: pain — "We examined the evidence regarding the effect of herbal medicine on pain in people with non-specific low-back pain (LBP).... Lavender essential oil applied by acupressure appeared effective in reducing pain and improving flexibility compared to conventional treatment."Link
6.Associated topics: depression — "After inhalation of clary sage oil, cortisol levels were significantly decreased.... Thyroid stimulating hormone was also reduced.... Clary sage oil has antidepressant-like effect...."Link
7.Associated topics: insomnia,depression — "Lavender, mint [peppermint], orange, rose, chamomile, rosemary, and sage were used.... Depression levels in the touch-music-aroma therapy group... showed a larger decrease than in the... control groups [that did not include aromatherapy].... [FMS] symptoms such as restless sleep, headache, morning fatigue, exhaustion, feeling like crying, and bowel complaints were also significantly reduced."Link
8.Associated topics: pain — "Peppermint and its active ingredient menthol have long been used for the treatment of various pain conditions including headache.... Menthol solution can be an efficacious, safe and tolerable therapeutic option for the abortive treatment of migraine."Link

Disclaimer

Oil-Testimonials.com is not responsible for the accuracy of content written by testimonial authors. The information on our website is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, mitigate, or prevent any diseases, illnesses, or imbalances and should not be used in place of medical advice from your health care professional. The statements made in these testimonials have not been clinically proven or evaluated by the FDA. Extra caution should be taken when using essential oils with young children and animals. We assume no responsibility for the use or misuse of this material. Your use of this website indicates your agreement to our Terms of Use, our Privacy Policy, and our Full Disclaimer.