Healing Herbs: Neroli Oil

            Neroli is a herb that is mostly used for stress and anxiety. It is used  in the form of an oil which is often mixed with other oils or creams. The oil is produced using water distillation or steam extraction from the flower buds of the bitter orange tree. It has a very sweet, feminine scent that is so popular, it is used as a primary ingredient in more than twelve percent of all perfumes. It is also used to treat exhaustion. It calms fears and helps control panic disorders. It aids those who tend to worry a lot. It helps with insomnia and mood swings. It was recommended to grieving widows to help them control their grief. Neroli relieves muscle spasms and calms heart palpitations. It rejuvenates the skin and helps to prevent scarring and stretch marks. A few drops of neroli in the bath will help fight insomnia, headaches, anxiety, stomach upsets and diarrhea. It has been rumored to be one of the ingredients in the secret recipe for Coca-Cola. It is often used in aromatherapy and massage to sooth and relax. It is also used to improve circulation. Rub a few drops of the oil on the affected area to get rid of acne. It helps relieve menstrual cramps. Neroli oil is said to help prevent colds if used during cold season. Neroli can increase your appetite when you find yourself unable to eat properly for some reason. It can also prevent bacterial infections and treat fungal infections. Neroli aids in reducing high blood pressure and hemorrhoids.

Cautions: Because Neroli oil is a tranquilizer, do not use it when you need to be alert.  Also, because of it’s strong feminine scent, guys should not use it when they are planning to go out in public.

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