GARGLE: Add to a 4 ounce squeeze bottle: ½ cup of warm Sage tea, 1 teaspoon of honey, 1 drop of Sandalwood (Australian) and 1 drop of Tea Tree. Shake well to dissolve the honey and essential oils into the tea. Use as a gargle 2-3 times daily or as often as needed to provide relief; shake the bottle well each time before use. Utilize the whole bottle daily and make a fresh batch as needed.
CALM: Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed: 5 drops of Sandalwood (Australian), 5 drops of Buddha Wood and 5 drops of Blood Orange. Or add Sandalwood to your Thera Lux Diffuser and diffuse for 15-30 minutes before bedtime to encourage relaxation.
LINEN SPRAY: Add to a 4 ounce spray bottle: 5 drops of Sandalwood (Australian), 5 drops of Cedarwood (Atlas), 5 drops of Blood Orange and 5 drops of Frankincense, along with 2 ounces of Lavender hydrosol and 2 ounces of Ylang Ylang hydrosol. Shake well before misting over sheets and bedding to encourage a restful night’s sleep.
FRAGRANT SACHET: Fill an empty sachet bag with dried flowers, herbs or cotton balls. Add 6-10 drops of Sandalwood (Australian) to the sachet filling; close and place the sachet in drawers, or hang in your closet.
PROBLEM SKIN: Add to a 2 ounce bottle: 4 drops of Sandalwood (Australian), 1 drop of Geranium, 3 drops of Tea Tree and 2 drops of Lemongrass, then fill with witch hazel. Shake well before applying a couple of drops to a water-damp cotton ball and wiping oily areas around the nose, chin and forehead.Add a teaspoon of this blend to a small basin of water and soak a face cloth for larger areas. Relax and keep your eyes closed, as you apply the cloth to your entire face for a refreshing mask! (1% dilution)
BATH SALTS: Combine: 3 drops of Sandalwood (Australian), 3 drops of Mandarin, 1 drop of Ylang Ylang with 1 tablespoon of Jojoba oil and 1/2 cup of Epsom salts. Stir together and add to a full bath for a relaxing soak.
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