Ylang Ylang

Latin name: Cananga odorata

Function

  • good for circulatory system, especially blood pressure
  • balances hormones
  • calms nervous system
  • helps PMS symptoms

Properties

  • anti-depressant
  • nervine
  • antiseptic
  • antispasmodic
  • sedative

Ylang ylang can calm a person and bring them back into a state of peace.

 

Rose

Latin name: Rosa damascena

Function

  • good for the circulatory system, especially the heart
  • relieves stress
  • helps nervous system
  • regulates female reproductive system
  • aids maturing skin

Properties

  • anti-depressant
  • sedative
  • antispasmodic
  • astringent
  • antiseptic

Rose can help open the heart after emotional grief.

 

Melissa

Latin name: Melissa officinalis

Function

  • good for anxiety and hypertension
  • helps circulatory system, especially blood pressure
  • relieves headaches and migraines
  • regulates digestion
  • strengthens immune system

Properties

  • nervine
  • anti-viral
  • anti-depressant
  • sedative

Melissa can help relieve emotional blockage.

Sweet Marjoram

Latin name: Origanum majorana

Function

  • good for respiratory issues
  • helps the circulatory system
  • muscle pains
  • stimulates digestion
  • relaxes anxiety, stress, and tension

Properties

  • expectorant
  • anti-viral
  • astringent
  • laxative
  • carminative
  • antispasmodic

Sweet marjoram works well for colds and flu.