COMBAVA PETITGRAIN ESSENTIAL OIL
Size: 5 ml violet glass bottle
Process: Steam distilled from flowers and leaves
Botanical name: Citrus hystix
Note: Also known as Kaffir lime
Combava petitgrain essential oil has a bright, fresh, invigorating aroma. Inhaling this oil stimulates the mind, relieves stress, and dispels mental fatigue.
Energetically, combava petitgrain is uplifting. It stimulates energy flow and clears stagnant energy from all major energy centers, including the heart, throat, root, and abdominal centers.
Emotionally, it encourages a sense of abundance and well being. It makes an excellent aromatic support for drawing money, love, and prosperity into one’s life.
• Anti-bacterial • Anti-infectious - effective against staph-, strept-bacteria, and viruses • Anti-septic • Anti-tumoral • Cholegogue • Decongestant: liver, gall bladder • Detoxifer: liver • Regenerator: testicular and ovarian • Stimulant: circulatory, lymph, hormone production
Internal–oral, inhalation, suppository
External–topical application, massage, bath, local compress, spinal compress, energy centers
Top note: Strong, fresh, fruity, lemony, limey, yuzu like, leafy, green notes
Heart Note: Sweet, leafy, citrus juicy notes
Base Note: Sweet leafy, green, citrusy, balsamic notes
Classification: Top note
Tenacity: Low to Medium
It is used in natural perfumery to make herbaceous notes, green notes, fruity notes, florals, colognes, chypres and fougeres. It blends well with all citruses, blue tansy, balsam fir, marjoram, white champa, and ylang ylang.
Observations and Anecdotal Information
Combava essential oil’s properties include the ability to lower production from the sebaceous glands of the skin. This makes a good treatment for acne, oily skin, and oily scalp conditions.
The beautiful aroma of this essential oil is bright and clear, and can change the atmosphere in a room within moments of diffusion.
Combava stimulates veinous circulation, and is helpful for reducing varicose veins. It is a powerful lymphatic stimulant, and makes a good compress for swollen lymph glands. It supports lymphatic drainage massage when used as a massage oil.
It is a powerful anti fungal and anti-bacterial oil. It can be applied to skin to help relieve bacterial and fungal infections.
• Generally recognized as safe at normal doses.
• Avoid direct sun or UV light exposure within 24 hours of using this oil. It can be sensitizing for some people.
• Pet information: Cats may not respond well to conifer oils and citrus oils. Avoid usage for cats.
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