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Relieve congestion, open air-ways and allow the body to rest. Breath is essential for life—support your respiratory health naturally.


  • Eucalyptus, Eucalyptus globulus  — Stimulates immunity, provides antioxidant protection and improves respiratory circulation.
  • Lemon, Citrus limon — According to a study published in the International Journal of Food Microbiology, lemon oil may actually be the most powerful anti-microbial agent of all the essential oils. It is also reported to contain a high percentage of d-limonene (up to 70%), a powerful cancer fighting antioxidant.
  • Lavender, Lavandula angustifolia — Known to alleviate headaches, reduce anxiety and stress. Can also help to improve sleep and mellow the body.
  • Peppermint, Mentha piperita – Inhaling diffused peppermint oil can help unclog your sinuses and offer relief to scratchy throats. Peppermint acts as an expectorant and can provide relief for colds, cough, sinusitis, asthma, and bronchitis.
  • Tea Tree, Melaleuca alternifoliaAn effective expectorant, people who are suffering from cough and cold, congestion, bronchitis and other troubles associated with colds, are sure to get relief using tea tree essential oil.
  • Clove Bud, Syzygium aromaticum L. — A proven anti-inflammatory, also used as an antiseptic for oral infections and as a broad-spectrum antimicrobial to keep countless diseases at bay.
  • Ravintsara, Ravintsara camphorConsidered an antidepressant, immune stimulant and sedative.
  • Laurel Leaf Laurus nobilisReduces muscle pain. This powerful oil’s strong antiseptic qualities make it particularly effective at purify ing the air. Stimulates lymph, sinuses, lungs and the circulatory system.
  • Cardamom, Elettaria cardamomum — The third most expensive spice in the world following vanilla and saffron, cardamom’s  warming qualities work as an antispasmodic agent, meaning it is used for muscle relaxation.

PRECAUTIONS Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. If pregnant or lactating, consult your healthcare practitioner before using. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test before using.

These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.