LINIMENT: Add to a 2 ounce squeeze bottle: 5 drops of Cypress, 5 drops of Helichrysum, 2 drops of Peppermint and 8 drops of Copaiba, then fill with Jojoba oil. Shake to mix well. Apply enough of this mixture to cover the affected area and massage into the skin. (2% dilution)
GARGLE: Add to a 4 ounce squeeze bottle: ½ cup of warm Chamomile tea, 1 teaspoon of honey, 1 drop of Cypress and 1 drop of Tea Tree. Shake well to dissolve the honey into the tea. Use as a gargle 2-3 times daily or as often as desired; shake the bottle well before use.
OILY SKIN: Add to a 2 ounce bottle: 4 drops of Cypress, 1 drop of Carrot Seed, 4 drops of Frankincense frereana, 3 drops of Lavender (French) and 2 ounces witch hazel. Shake well to combine before applying a couple of drops to a cotton swab and applying directly to oily skin. For larger areas, add a teaspoon or two of the mixture to a small basin of warm water; immerse face cloth and use as a compress on the face.
SUGAR SCRUB: Blend together: 10 drops of Cypress, 10 drops of Tangerine and 15 drops of Rosemary with 1/2 cup of granulated sugar, 1/4 cup of Jojoba and 1/4 cup of Sesame oils. Stir to mix well. Best used in the shower. Gently massage 1 tablespoon at a time over the body, focusing on thighs and buttocks.
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