Essential oils, or absolute oils, are the fragrant and incredibly powerful
oils extracted from plants, flowers, and herbs. They can be extracted
from the leaves, roots, bark, seeds, or flowers through a process called
steamed distillations and cold pressing. The oils extracted are many
times more potent than the actual whole plant itself and when used in
their purest form, should be used under professional direction. Essential
have been used since ancient times for medicinal purposes and emotional
healing. They are still used today for all types of physical and spiritual
ailments and can be found in a variety of products. You can find essential
oils in soaps, massage oils, diffusers, medicines, incense, foods,
fragrance oils, candles, household cleaners, beauty products, and now
Yoga Mat Cleaning Wipes.
Lavender is one of the most popular essential oils and was in fact
voted as the 1999 Herb of the Year by the International Herb Association.
has a clean, calming aroma with multiple benefits. It is anti-bacterial,
anti-septic, and naturally cleansing. It relieves allergies, PMS, shock,
insomnia, and stress, and promotes feelings of love, peace, and health.
One of the most important benefits of lavender is that it is normalizing,
or balancing, to the body's energies, helping us get our hyper
and stagnant feelings under control. Use Lavender to restore balance
and evoke a sense of calm and relaxation.
is actually a hybrid of water mint and spearmint. The result is a
cooling and healing essence with an invigorating scent. Peppermint is
a mental stimulant that awakens the mind and evokes feelings of refreshment
and renewed calm. It is also a natural cleanser and has a cooling effect
on skin and sore muscles. Peppermint is a great remedy for muscle pain,
headaches, cold symptoms, and fatigue. Use Peppermint to invigorate the
mind and awaken dull senses for deeper meditation.
Eucalyptus is a strong essential oil and in some forms can be very potent.
It evokes a feeling of well-being and good health and can ease a stressed
mind and sooth a turbulent stomach. Medicinally, Eucalyptus has been
used to relieve asthma, colds, congestion, headaches, and in its strongest
form can even kill some influenza viruses. It is an anti-septic, decongestant,
purifier, and an anti-viral. Use Eucalyptus to promote mental clarity
and to cleanse negative energies caused by physical or emotional distress.
Tangerine has a fresh and surprisingly sweet fragrance, not to be compared
with Lemon or Orange. It has its own personality and users are often
pleasantly surprised when they experience it for the first time. Tangerine
is a natural anti-septic as well as an astringent for oily skin. It aids
in digestion, circulation, and is a natural cleanser. Tangerine evokes
feelings of joy, generosity, and cheer. Although it is rejuvenating,
it is at the same time calming to over-active senses. Use Tangerine to
create an uplifting inner atmosphere of joy and to ease burdens on the
Jo-Sha Wipes are natural, cleansing, yoga
mat wipes infused with these soothing essential oils. You will appreciate
clean yoga mat
to practice while
you enjoy the healing benefits of essential aromatherapy oils. Find
out more about Jo-Sha yoga mat cleaning