Being native to South America, Verbena plant possesses various medicinal properties and also used as a food additives. It belongs to Verbenaceae family. This plant is used in Argentina and Chile whereas the essential oil is manufactured in China, France, North Africa and Kenya. Verbena is also commonly known as Lemon beebrush, Lemon verbena and Vervain. The yellowish to green essential oil is extracted from the leaves of Verbena plant by steam distillation process. The essential oil is pale yellow in color with fruity to lemon flavor. It could be dispersed in a burner, diffuser or vaporizer for inhalation. It is also used in creams and lotions to treat the skin conditions topically. The addition of few drops to a massage oil helps to provide relief from stress. It is used to treat insomnia, exhaustion, depression and anxiety. Verbena essential oil has the vital chemical components such as limonene, geranial, myrcenene, terpineol, isovalerianic acid, luteolin and apigenin. It possesses anti-spasmodic, antiseptic, digestive, bactericidal, stomachic, sedative and tonic properties.
Verbena is loaded with antioxidants that help to prevent cell damage and eliminate toxins that are harmful for the body. It promotes digestive health and its functions. It is helpful for cramps and indigestion. It also lowers the chances of anxiety, heart palpitations, depression and high stress. It has anti-inflammatory properties that lower the puffiness. The emollient properties found in Lemon Verbena enhance the skin softness. It enhances concentration and stimulates the brain function.
Used in aromatherapy
Add a couple of drops of essential oil to a diffuser. It strengthens focus and opens mind in holding information. It should not be used in an ultrasonic diffuser. It enhances concentration and alertness. It promotes mood.
It provides relief from anxiety and stress. Inhale Verbena essential oil for the maintenance of zest. It restores harmony, calms nerves and balance hormones.
The effect of eliminating depression is known because it has a regulatory and soothing effect on the parasympathetic nervous system. It makes people feel relaxed, fresh and excited, and can face the pressure calmly.
Physical effects editor
Act on the digestive system, control stomach cramps and colic, overcome nausea, indigestion, and flatulence, and stimulate appetite, promote bile secretion, to break down fat. A condition that cools the liver, thereby reducing inflammation and infection, such as cirrhosis. Maybe there are benefits for alcoholism or alcohol.
Contribute to the respiratory system, such as bronchitis, nasal congestion, sinus congestion, etc.. It is said to prevent convulsions and soothe coughs caused by asthma.
It can stabilize palpitation and improve nervous insomnia. The famous aphrodisiac effects of Verbena oil, it may be from calm potential tension.
Decompression and sleep promoting
It has a soothing effect that makes you feel relaxed and fall asleep in a soothing atmosphere!
1 formula: 3 drops of Verbena essence, 4 drops of lavender essential oil.
Usage: all the oil to light incense, incense can at bedtime.
2: Formula: Verbena essential oil 3 drops, rosemary essential oil 3 drops, sweet orange essential oil 2 drops.
Directions: after taking a bath, add the compound essential oil in a bath water for 10-20 minutes.
3, formula: Verbena essential oil 3 drops, Grapefruit Essential Oil 2 drops, sweet almond oil 10ml.
Usage: mix the essential oil and sweet almond oil and reserve it. Then add the mixed oil to the hot water of about 37-38 DEG C, and put the feet in the soaking and massage.
Soothe the nerves and relieve pressure
Often under pressure will affect the health of the body and mind, regular aromatic massage or smell aromatic essential oils, can reduce a lot of pressure.
1, formula: Verbena essential oil 2 drops, 3 drops of rosewood essential oil, rest essence oil 2 drops, sweet almond oil 20ml.
Usage: mix essential oil with sweet almond oil to massage oil, massage the shoulder, back, abdomen and other parts.
2, formula: Verbena essential oil 3 drops, bergamot essential oil 5 drops, lemon essential oil 2 drops, carry 1 bottles.
Usage: put all the essential oils into the carry on bottle, and smell the essential oil when necessary.
3: Formula: Verbena essential oil 3 drops, 3 drops of rosewood essential oil, 2 drops of Neroli Essential oil.
Usage: apply oil to light incense, incense can be in need.
Can relieve stomach ulcers, indigestion and other gastrointestinal disorders caused by stress, lemon fragrance is also very comfortable!
Recipe: Verbena essential oil 1 drops, lemon essential oil 1 drops, black pepper essential oil 1 drops, walnut oil 10ml.
Usage: mix essential oil and walnut oil into massage oil, and then put it in a small bottle.
1, improve the skin: the treatment of Whitehead acne, acne, improve swelling and moisturizing the skin; reduce inflammation, cattle
Aloe vera gel 50 ml + Verbena 3 drops + rosewood 4 drops + grapefruit 3 drops
2, the nerves: bath, ease the pressure or tension caused by stomach pain, indigestion effect is good; it has a harmonic function of the nervous system.
Verbena 3 drops + rosemary 3 drops + Orange 2 drops
3, incense: pressure and relieve insomnia, help sleep, can make people relax.
Verbena 3 drops + orange flower 2 drops + rosewood 3 drops