Rocky Mountain Citronella
Formulated to promote relaxation allowing us to relax so the blood can get up to the brain. Grounding and integrates energy allowing us to visualize our goals and dreams more vividly and accurately. Assists in reducing depression, eases anxiety, stress, and tension bringing joy to the heart, balances and stabilizes the emotions, gives patience and calms worries. May assist hyperactive children in creating serenity in their life. Has been found beneficial when used with children that have frequent nightmares. It may assist in curing the smoking habit. May be applied under nose, back of neck, and diluted with massage oil to rub on back. Add to bath water. May be applied to navel, legs, and back of neck for insomnia. Wear as a perfume or cologne. It has been used in a diffuser to assist in calming active or hard to manage children, also in the evening to relax the entire family. While traveling with small children put 10 drops in a 2 oz spray bottle, add water, shake, and spray around the car (it does miracles). This synergy has assisted people coming off drugs just by diffusing it.
History: A close relative to Lemongrass and Palmarosa, Citronella grasses were often crushed and used to heal wounds. In the West, it is best known as an insect repellant. It is widely used in cosmetics, soaps, perfume, and sanitary products.
Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus): Is anti-fungal and an immune stimulant. It helps clear infections and is an insect repellent (fleas, lice, ticks). Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis): Is anti-infectious and antibacterial. Preventative for all respiratory infections, congestion, sinusitis, bronchitis, chills, colds, flu, and infections (especially staph and strep). Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia): Due to its antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic, and antiviral, properties, this oil helps clean the air, kill off fungi and bacteria, and can help restore proper respiratory function. Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia): Lavender is the oil that can be used for nearly everything and can be blended with nearly every oil. Will help bring together all of the oils in this blend and enhance their properties. Myrtle (Myrtus communis): Is a great antiseptic oil. It is a good deodorizing oil. It will help treat all pulmonary disorders. Citronella (Cymbopogon winterianus): Is an insect repellent and room deodorizer. It helps treat minor infections and is a key oil for getting rid of intestinal parasites.