Essential Oils Guide

Essential Oils Guide

Here is a guide of essential oils that we hope will help you in selecting the ones that are best for you. Having difficulty choosing a brand? Our favorite is Rocky Mountain Oils, which sells 100% pure essential oils.

Essential oilUses
ArborvitaeSupports healthy cell function, grounding, cleansing, insect repellant
BasilMental alertness; supports sore muscles/joints, menstruation
BergamotSkin purifying, emotional support
BirchSupports healthy muscles/joints, skin blemishes, uplifting
Black pepperAntioxidant; supports healthy circulation, flavoring
CardamomSupports healthy digestion, respiratory health, cooking
CassiaSupports healthy cell function, digestion, arousal
CedarwoodRepels insects, supports healthy skin, emotional support
Chamomile, RomanCalming, immune healthy immune function
CilantroAntioxidant, digestive aid, cleansing, healthy skin
Cinnamon BarkSupports metabolic function, oral health, cleaning
Clary SageSupports healthy hormonal balance, tension, emotions
ClovePromotes cardiovascular health, oral health, immune health
CorianderSupports digestion, clear skin, sore joints and muscles
CuminDigestive health, purifying to body systems, flavoring
CypressSoothes muscle tension, energy, skin health
DillDigestive support, calming, cooking
Douglas FirRespiratory health, skin health
EucalyptusSupports healthy respiration, skin, cleansing
Fennel (Sweet)Promotes healthy digestion, metabolism, circulation
Fir, WhiteMuscles, joints, respiratory support, empowering
FrankincenseSupports healthy cellular health, skin, emotions
GeraniumHealthy skin and hair, calming, insect repellant
GingerDigestive support, grounding, cooking, antioxidant
GrapefruitCleansing, skin health, healthy metabolism, alertness
Hawaiian SandalwoodHealthy skin, meditation
HelichrysumPromotes skin appearance, healthy metabolism
Jasmine Skin health, balanced mood
Juniper BerryKidney/urinary function, skin appearance/toner, cleansing, stress
Lavender Universal oil. Calming, skin health and recovery, flavoring
LemonFor increasing energy, digestive and respiratory support, cleaning
LemongrassHealthy digestion, supports muscles and joints, complexion, insects
LimeCleans, detoxifies, energizes, healthy immune function
MarjoramEmotional support, muscular support, cardiovascular function
Melaleuca (Tea Tree)Cleansing, healthy immune function, skin complexion
Melissa (Lemon Balm)Supports healthy immune function, tension
MyrrhCleansing, skin and complexion, emotional balance
OrangeEmotional balance, overall health, cleansing/purifying, antioxidants
OreganoPowerful cleansing agent, healthy immune/digestion/respiratory function
PatchouliSupports skin health/complexion, grounding, tension
PeppermintWonderful for digestive/respiratory function, energy, coolin
Roman ChamomileCalming, immune healthy immune function
RosePromotes skin health/complexion, emotional balance
RosemaryPromotes healthy digestion, respiratory function, healthy hair/scalp
SandalwoodSkin health, calming, grounding
Sandalwood, HawaiianHealthy skin, meditation
SpearmintPromotes digestive health, oral health
TangerineCleansing, healthy immune system, cooking
Tea Tree (Melaleuca)Cleansing, healthy immune function, skin complexion
ThymeCleansing, purifying, healthy immune function, insect repellent
VetiverCalming, grounding, healthy immune function
White FirSupport muscles/joints, stress, empowering
Wild OrangeEmotional balance, overall health, cleansing/purifying, antioxidants
WintergreenSoothes muscles/joints, skin/complexion, emotional support
Ylang YlangPromotes healthy skin and hair, calming

If you’re interested in checking out the research & in-depth reviews of the best essential oil brands, check out our friends at Consumer Advocates review here!