Updated: Aug 19
When making body butter, having a high-quality essential oil is one of the most important things. The right essential oils will help to moisturize and heal the skin. The worst thing to see is a product claiming to be all-natural, but it is a completely synthetic product when looking at the ingredients. Essential oils has it's many benefits for you to chose what's best for yourself, family, and friends. Naturally, Unicorn ensures that this blog will inform you of all the essential oils used in our Bath & Body Therapy Products.
Lemon essential oil is a completely natural ingredient that also serves as a home health remedy. It's extracted from the peel of fresh lemons through steam extraction, or less often, through a "cold-pressing" process that pricks and rotates the peel as oil is released.
Health Benefits of Essential Lemon Oil
Excellent stress buster
Useful in treating asthma
Boosts immunity and cleanses the system
Effective against fever, malaria, and typhoid
Helps in weight loss
Treats indigestion, acidity, and cramps
Helps people suffering from insomnia
It eliminates dandruff and strengthens the hair
Lemon essential oil is an anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial ingredient that can help you boost your mood, find mental clarity, reduce stress, and more.
Rose Essential Oil Benefits
Relieves menstrual discomfort
Decreases anxiety and stress
Has antibacterial and antifungal properties
Stimulates sex drive
Eases depressive symptoms
Although more research is needed to confirm some of its benefits, rose oil may be used effectively to:
reduce anxiety, stress, depression, and pain
protect against harmful bacteria and fungi
Gardenia Essential Oil Benefits:
Mood elevation & calming
Headaches and dizziness
Colds, flu, fevers
FUN FACT: The gardenia flower is the national flower of Pakistan.
Green Apple Essential Oil Benefits:
Can fight signs of aging, cure acne, and fade the appearance of stretch marks.
It can reduce inflammation, restore normal skin barrier function, and condition skin and hair.
Used to protect, soften, nourish, and hydrate skin and hair.
It can lower the risk of skin cancer.
Can maintain overall skin health, and treat acne and other skin ailments.
It promotes hair growth, provides relief from stomach cramps, lowers blood sugar levels, and prevents diarrhea.
Lavender Essential Oil Benefits:
Reduces mental stress and anxiety.
Aids in treating insomnia.
Improves blood circulation.
Battles respiratory tract infections.
Treats acne and hair loss.
Relieves muscle and joint pains.
Boosts immunity and digestive health.
It increases cognitive functions.
FUN FACT: Gattefosse has been credited with the modern-day invention of the term aromatherapy because of his accident with lavender oil his is lavender oil in his laboratory. His discovery of the healing power of the lavender oil through this accident led to the use of the term aromatherapy (aromatherapy in the French language) and the subsequent interest in aromatherapy today.
Oatmeal Cookie Dough Essential Oil Benefits:
It hydrates the scalp.
Improves the elasticity of hair strands.
Promotes hair growth.
Great for Eczema.
Had incredible antioxidant benefits.
Helps reverse the damage to your skin by UV rays, chemicals, and pollution.