Australian Balm Mint Bush (Prostanthera melissifolia)
A Fresh scent reminiscent of the Australian Bush and has an intensely beautiful spicy, mint herbaceous aroma. Refreshing uplifting, rich mint aroma, with a gentle hint of eucalyptus note.
Naturally grows in southern Victoria and south-east New South Wales.
It provides an uplifting cleansing feeling just like a breath of fresh air. Some people may pick up a gentle pine note and prefer this to eucalyptus.
Beneficial for bronchial chest congestion, colds, flu and headaches.
The freshness is grounding, purifying and provides a “heart feeling” of peace.
Australian Balm Mint Bush is an amazing grounding essential oil. Inhale deeply and sometimes it may even make your feet tingle.
The leaves from which the essential oil is derived are described as anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, anti-fungal and calmative.
They are used externally in the treatment of colds, clear the chest and good for headaches. Gives a “heart Feeling” of Peace.
Inhale deeply and maybe your feet will tingle too!
How To Use
Add 1 to 2 drops in an oil burner or vaporiser, 2-5 drops into a bath.
Use 5 to 7 drops per 100ml of carrier oil.
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Common Body System Uses
Immune System: colds, fever, microbial
Limbic System: calming, uplifting, grounding, cleansing
Skin: Skin, fungal infections, bacterial infections, insect repellent,
In the home: cleaning spray, insect repellent, potpourri, cooking
Anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, anti-fungal, analgesic.
They are used externally to benefit congestion, colds and headaches.
Energetics, Emotions and Chakras
All Chakras, cleansing, grounding.
1st Chakra – Base/Root – Survival and Support
2nd Chakra – relationships, creation energy immune system and our creation energy.
3rd Chakra – Solar Plexus – Personal Power
4th Chakra – – Heart – Unconditional Love
5th Chakra – Throat – Speaking Your Truth
6th Chakra – perspective, clarity, energizing, uplifting
7th Chakra – Third Eye – Perspective, Balancing, Clarity, Expansive, Grounding, Source Energy
Safety and Precautions
Keep out of reach of children, store away from sunlight and below 30°.
Please also see general SAFETY FIRST BLOG for detailed information
Precautions: No known specific safety concerns associated with this oil.
This is a very balanced and safe oil. Very mild and safe on most skin types.
Gentle for children and the elderly.
Disclaimer: This information is provided purely for informational purposes only, and does not in any way purport to be medical or prescriptive suggestions. Any reference to medicinal or health benefits is not meant to treat or diagnose any problem and is not meant to replace professional medical advice and should not take the place of any prescribed medication that has been prescribed by a physician.