25% OFF AQUA OLEUM – the benefits of high quality essential oils, and how to use them

Aqua Oleum is a company with a heritage spanning over three generations, based on expert family knowledge of essential oils. For over 30 years, it has built its market reputation based on outstanding product expertise and high ethical standards together with a real commitment to providing top quality oils at a fair price. Aqua Oleum was one of the first aromatherapy companies to be established in the UK and has pioneered many innovations in the field over the years. Since the 1980’s, it has maintained its reputation for supplying a large and comprehensive range of high quality essential oils, absolutes, carrier oils and aromatic products both in the UK and internationally.

Essential Oils are the key ingredients in the practice of Aromatherapy. They are extracted from the flowers, fruits, leaves and bark of aromatic plants, and contain their vital healing life-force in a very concentrated manner.

Aqua Oleum supplies a very wide selection of 100% pure essential oils which are carefully selected from specific botanical species to ensure our customers receive the highest quality oils available.

Aromatherapy harnesses the inherent healing properties of aromatic oils to bring relief to physical and emotional ailments. They also create an increased sense of wellbeing, with renewed energy and vitality.

Many common complaints such as stress or skin problems can be treated with essential oils. Read more here.

  • Organic essential oils
    All our oils within this category are approved by the Soil Association. This provides a guarantee of their certified organic quality.
  • Pure essential oils
    Premium quality essential oils specially selected for their guaranteed purity alongside excellent therapeutic and fragrance qualities. In addition, a few pure oils diluted to 5% in light coconut oil for convenience.
  • Precious & Absolutes
    A selection of the most expensive and rare aromatic oils and absolutes for the specialist.

Lavender Organic

Lavender OrganicLavandula angustifolia – France

Soft, familiar sweet-floral scent.
Blends well with: geranium, rose, chamomile & palmarosa.

Key Benefits

Relaxing / soothing, invaluable for skin care, a very versatile remedy.

Bath: 5-10 drops. Vaporiser: 3-5 drops. Body & massage:
5 drops/10ml base oil.
Tips: Put a few drops on your pillow for restful sleep – may also be used for children / or rub a few drops into soles of the feet prior to retiring. May also be used neat as a perfume and to scent household linen etc.

Tea Tree Organic Tea Tree Organic

Melaleuca Alternifolia – Australia

  • Description
    Fresh medicinal scent. Blends well with: rosemary, ravintsara, ravensara & spice oils.
  • Key Benefits
    Anti-infectious / anti-viral. Invaluable for skin care. Mini home-aid kit!

Bath: 5-10 drops. Vaporiser: 3-5 drops. Body & massage:
5 drops/10ml base oil.
Tips: Keep in your first aid kit!

Jojoba Oil

Jojoba OilSimmondsia Chinensis (USA)

  • Description
    This odourless & stable ‘liquid wax’ makes an invaluable massage oil base & skin care agent. Orders over 100ml are supplied in an alternative container with pump dispenser.
  • Key Benefits
    Light & easily absorbed, high in proteins & minerals, soothes, softens, heals & helps unclog the pores.

This oil can be applied to the skin direct or blended with essential oils for an aromatic massage.
Tips: Due to its similarity to sebum, jojoba oil promotes new healthier hair and helps to strengthen the existing hair (avoiding hair loss): rub into damp hair for 20 minutes before shampooing out.

Chamomile Blue 5%

Chamomile Blue 5% Chamomila Recutita (Egypt)

  • Description
    Sweet-herbal scent.
    5% dilution blend in light coconut oil.
    Blends well with: lavender, rose, benzoin & neroli.
  • Key Benefits
    Relaxing / soothing, valuable for skin care, gently healing.

Bath: 10-15 drops. Vaporiser: 5-7 drops. Body & massage:
10 drops/10ml base oil.
Tips: A very mild oil: may be used for children at 2.5% dilution.

Citronella

CitronellaCymbopogon Nardus Rendle (Sri Lanka)

  • Description
    Fresh-lemony scent.
    Blends well with: lemon, bergamot, lemongrass & pine.
  • Key Benefits
    Reviving / stimulating, purifying air-freshener, insect & moth repellent.

Bath: 5-10 drops. Vaporiser: 3-5 drops. Body & massage:
5 drops/10ml base oil.
Tips: Well-known insect repellent.

Clear HeadClear Head

Breathe easy

  • Description
    Pungent, pleasing camphor-fresh scent: this blend including eucalyptus & ravensara, produces an enhanced ‘synergy’ effect.
  • Key Benefits
    Facilitates breathing, penetrating & soothing, purifying air-freshener.

Vaporise: 5-6 drops. 
Steam inhalation: 2-3 drops. Body rub:
5 drops/10ml base oil.
Tips: Apply a few drops to a tissue to inhale regularly & place the tissue under your pillow for night relief.

Festive Joy Festive Joy

Heart- warming

  • Description
    Rich, spicy-warm scent: this blend including frankincense & myrrh, produces an enhanced ‘synergy’ effect.
  • Key Benefits
    Comforting & uplifting, natural room fragrance, purifying air-freshener.

Vaporise: 5-6 drops
. Pot pourris: 2-3 drops. Room freshener:
6 drops to aqua plant-spray.
Tips: May also be used to scent household items, such as festive decorations.

GeraniumGeranium

Pelargonium Graveolens (Egypt)

  • Description
    Light-floral scent.
    Blends well with: lavender, jasmine, juniper & clove.
  • Key Benefits
    Uplifting / revitalizing, balances the emotions, oily & blemished skin care.

Bath: 5-10 drops. Vaporiser: 3-5 drops. Body & massage:
5 drops/10ml base oil.
Tips: A very mild, safe oil: popular with children due to its sweet smell.

Rose Maroc 5% Rose Maroc 5%

Rosa Centifolia (Morocco)

  • Description
    Classic rich-floral scent.
    5% dilution blend in light coconut oil.
    Blends well with: lavender, palmarosa, geranium & chamomile.
  • Key Benefits
    Heart-warming & sensual, excellent skin care oil, very mild, safe oil.

Perfume: apply direct. Bath: 10-15 drops Vaporiser: 5-7 drops Body & Massage: 10 drops /10ml base oil.
Tips: Comforting to the heart & nourishing for the soul, rose perfume helps soothe grief, heart-ache & disappointment, whilst promoting joy & happiness.

Ylang Ylang Ylang Ylang 1

Cananga Odorata (Madagascar)

  • Description
    Rich sweet-floral scent.
    Blends well with: jasmine, bergamot, vetivert & oriental oils.
  • Key Benefits
    Uplifting / aphrodisiac, soothes stress & anxiety, exquisite perfume oil.

Bath: 5-10 drops. Vaporiser: 3-5 drops. Body & massage:
5 drops/10ml base oil.
Tips: A heady & exotic perfume ; apply direct.

Wheatgerm Oil Wheatgerm Oil

Triticum Vulgare (USA)

  • Description
    A rich reddish oil, high in vitamin A, D, E and lecithin. Orders over 100ml are supplied in an alternative container with pump dispenser.
  • Key Benefits
    Regenerative effects on skin tissue, excellent lubricant qualities, healing and nourishing.

This oil can be applied to the skin direct or blended with essential oils for an aromatic massage – best added at 25% as an anti-oxidant in blends.
Tips: Valuable in pregnancy as a pre-birth lubricant. Applied to the skin, it encourages natural cellular regeneration, helps heal scars & stretch marks and helps to prevent fine lines.

 

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