Did you know that just a single kilogram of jasmine oil is extracted from about 8 million flowers? Furthermore, these flowers have to be hand picked before dawn! With its attractive scent and useful properties, jasmine is a significant harvest for countries such as France, Egypt, Morocco, India and Italy, where it grows the best.
The Tradition of Jasmine
Jasmine has been prized, above all, for its scent which is romantic, exotic, rich and causes everyone who smells it to feel better. It has long been used in toiletries and appears in most of the great, classic perfumes for its sensual note.
The Aroma of Jasmine Oil
Jasmine oil has an aroma which is rich, floral, heady and sweet.
The Properties of Jasmine Oil
The essential oil is a deep red in color and smells as fragrant as the flower, hence its value in perfumery. It is uplifting, relaxing and will leave you in a confident, optimistic and slightly euphoric mood. It is good for dry and sensitive skin and any aches or cramps.
*Jasmine essential oil is potent, so make sure to dilute it first with a carrier oil. Furthermore, it is to be avoided during pregnancy because it is known to bring on contractions. It is safe to use during labor, as it has been used throughout history, but please be sure to ask a health professional first.
In aromatherapy, jasmine oil is excellent for any depression, stress, fatigue or irritability. It is a good skin softener and helps to relieve any aches, so it is perfect to add to your massage blends. You can also drop a couple of drops in your bath water which will fill the air with a relaxing, but uplifting scent. Jasmine added to your bath is also great for your skin and sore muscles!
To fill the air of your home with the scent of jasmine, add a few drops to an air diffuser, a humidifier or an oil burner. It will create a mellow and happy atmosphere for anyone in your home!
Jasmine mixes well with most other essential oils, so be creative and create combinations for your everyday use!
Try this blend to treat aches and pains:
- 2 drops jasmine essential oil
- 4 drops helichrysum essential oil
- 4 drops peppermint essential oil
Try this blend to reduce anxiety, stress and mild depression:
- 2 drops jasmine essential oil
- 4 drops lavender essential oil
- 4 drops vanilla essential oil
In conclusion, jasmine essential oil is a must have to make every day that much better!
All-natural, pain relieving products
You can find Jasmine essential oil in a lot of products on the market. More noteworthy, make sure the product you choose is all-natural! ZEN Sports Balm is proud to include jasmine oil in several of their pain relieving products which focus on women’s busy lifestyles.
You can try the Women’s Zen Relief Balm, which is powerful in relieving aches and pains in the joints and muscles. Since it is infused with the scent of jasmine oil, this highly-effective formula is specially designed for the needs of women. It offers incredible relief for lower back pain, menstrual cramps and headaches. Furthermore, the refreshing jasmine scent is perfect for all day use!
*Note: This article is for informational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose any health condition. Therefore, ask your doctor about any health concerns that you might have.
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