Breeze Essential Oil Blend
For those times when a breath of fresh air is needed, this proven essential oil blend may assist in opening up the sinuses and boosting the immune system.
This blend has been reported to us by long time customers to be particularly helpful for seasonal allergies and for the respiratory complaints common in the fall and winter months.
Details & Ingredients
Breeze is a select blend of essential oils including:
Myrtle (Myrtus communis), Lavender (Lavendula angustifolia), Eucalyptus Globulus (Eucalyptus globulus), Eucalyptus Radiata (Eucalyptus radiata), Lemon Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus citriodora), Pine (Pinus kessia), Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens), Peppermint (Mentha piperita), Marjoram (Origanum majorana), Black Spruce (Picea mariana).
The 10 mL roll-on is in a base of fractionated coconut oil (diluted at 5%).
Shelf Life: Neat: 3 years in proper storage conditions; Roll-on: 2 years
Uses & Indications
This oil blend may help with respiratory issues, allergies, and other infections.
Use for mosquito bites (Schnaubelt, 129).
Relieve a tickly cough. Decongestant, colds, catarrh, bactericidal, antiviral, nasal congestion, flu, measles, bronchitis, chickenpox, antiseptic, wounds, burns (Davis, 115, 177).
Promotes wound healing, insect bites, rashes (Worwood, 34).
Antifungal, antiviral, bronchitis, cold, cough, decongestant, expectorant, fever, flu, intestinal parasites, sinus infection, analgesic, antiallergenic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiseptic, asthma, athlete’s foot, chicken pox, chilblains, insect bites, insecticide, insect repellent, itchiness, scabies, wounds (Althea Press, 325, 349).
Sores, pain, bronchitis, influenza, sinusitis, reduce fever, chicken pox, measles, antibacterial, airborne staph. Stimulates the growth of new cells, kills bacteria, antibiotic, antiviral, prevents scarring, eases pain, abscess, acne, allergies, athlete’s foot, inflammation, insect bites, insect stings, insect repellent, scabies, wounds, reduces body odor, antiseptic, powerful expectorant, inhalation and chest rub for bronchitis, coughs, colds, laryngitis, mucus, throat infections (Purchon, 55, 72-73).
Natural antibiotic, detoxifier, promotes healing and prevents scarring, and also stimulates the immune system, sore throats, coughs, bronchitis, sinusitis, skin infections, sores, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, cuts, wounds, eczema, influenza, infections, bacterial conditions, sores, asthma, viral infections, colds, whooping cough, as an antiseptic (Worwood, 19-20, 399, 401).
Anti-infectious, antibacterial, catarrh, fever, asthma, insect bites [Basic Care Kit for children] (Worwood, 35).
Expectorant qualities "The vapour of some essential oils...can improve the function of the lungs and bronchials, relieve mucous congestion, chest infections, colds and influenza" (Price, 101).
A popular choice for people with asthma because it has mucolytic, bronchodilating, and anti-inflammatory effects. Used to protect from respiratory complaints during autumn and winter (Buckle, 242, 358).
Topical: Apply diluted to chest, and/or bottom of feet or other area of concern.
Ok for children 6+ with proper dilution and avoiding the neck and face areas.
Pregnancy and lactation safe with extra dilution.
Click here for the essential oil dilution chart.
Internal: Although the quality of Selah Oils is excellent, it is not advised to take essential oils internally unless under the guidance of a certified physician who is also certified in aromatherapy. We recommend getting internal dosing instructions from a licensed physician as some essential oils are not recommended for oral consumption. This is in no way a reflection on our oil quality, only a matter of safety and caution with respect to how concentrated essential oils are. When used within safe parameters, and under your physician's care, the quality of our essential oils is such that they can be used internally if deemed appropriate.
However, with that said, it is important to remember the extreme concentration of essential oils. "Using essential oils by rubbing them into the skin or via inhalation is in many cases more effective than oral delivery" (Schnaubelt 96).
All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion. It is not advised to take essential oils internally unless under the guidance of a licensed physician who is also certified in aromatherapy.
Myrtle: This oil could interact with diabetic medication.
Lavender: No known issues.
Eucalyptus Globulus: Not intended for small children. Avoid using this oil with homeopathic remedies. Do not apply to or near the face of infants and children under the age of 10 (can cause breathing problems in babies and young children).
Eucalyptus Radiata: Do not apply to or near the face of infants and children under the age of 10 (can cause breathing problems in babies and young children). Avoid using this oil with homeopathic remedies.
Lemon Eucalyptus: Repeated use may result in contact sensitization.
Pine: Repeated use can possibly result in skin irritation.
Cypress: May cause skin sensitization if oxidized. To prevent oxidation, store in a dark, airtight container in a refrigerator.
Peppermint: Peppermint oil will antidote Homeopathic remedies. Use caution when combining oils with homeopathy. Use with caution if dealing with high blood pressure or cardiac fibrillation. Some professionals recommend that peppermint not be used by pregnant women. However, Tisserand and Price both categorize peppermint as ok. After contacting Mr. Tisserand and asking his opinion regarding peppermint essential oil and pregnancy, this was his reply:
“I have always believed that if peppermint oil was risky in pregnancy there would need to be warnings on peppermint-flavored gum and candy. There is evidence that menthol is safe in pregnancy (p. 592 of my book) and there's none that I am aware of that either menthol or peppermint poses any risk.”
Use with caution during breastfeed as it may reduce milk supply. Do not apply to or near the face of infants and children or other inhalation methods under the age of 6 (can cause breathing problems in babies and young children).
Marjoram: This oil is contraindicated for asthma.
Black Spruce: Always dilute before topical application. Can be irritating if oil is oxidized. To avoid oxidation, store in refrigerator.
Frankincense: None known.
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Higley, Connie & Alan. Reference Guide for Essential Oils (2012).
Purchon, Nerys and Lora Cantele. The Complete Aromatherapy and Essential Oils Handbook For Everyday Wellness (2014).
Tisserand, Robert. Essential Oil Safety, Second Ed. (2014).
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