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Using pure essential oils to care for the elderly

Nature’s essential oils can provide wonderful comfort for the elderly. They help create calm, enhance sleep and relaxation, and uplift the spirit. The aroma along with the antiseptic properties of the oils create a healthier environment, while through touch a sense of caring and dignity can be restored.


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STRESS & NERVOUS TENSION:

Vaporise 3 drops in total of Lavender, Orange & Mandarin

Ready to Use Product – Lavender Body Oil.

COMMON COLD:

Vaporise or Spritz 3 drops in total of Lavender, Eucalyptus & Lemon

Ready to use Product – Breathe Easy Oil Blend

ATHRITIS:

Massage 3 drops in total of Lavender, Roman Chamomile & Lemon in 12ml of Sweet Almond

RESTLESS SLEEP:

Vaporise or use an Aromatic Tissue with 2 drops in total of Lavender & Mandarin

Ready to use Product – Sleep Easy Roll On

DRY CRACKED SKIN:

Massage 3 drops in total of Lavender in 12ml Sweet Almond Base Oil

Ready to use Product – Lavender Body Oil OR Organic Rosehip Oil

SORE & TIRED FEET:

Massage 3 drops in total of Lavender in 12ml Sweet Almond Base Oil

Ready to use Products – Lavender Body Oil

MUSCLE SORENESS:

Massage 3 drops in total of Lavender, Eucalyptus & Lemon in 12ml Sweet Almond Base Oil

Ready to use Product – Lavender Body Oil

OTHER SUGGESTIONS:

Bench wipes: Use Eucalyptus and Lemon to clean surfaces and wipe down benches. 2 drops of each in 100ml tap water. Agitate water before immersing cloth into solution.

Retirement Home Reception Area Vaporise In Essence Lifestyle Blend – ‘Celebration’ at the Retirement Home Reception Area to create a comforting and uplifting environment and to encourage communication.

METHODS OF USE:

Vaporisation: Fill the In Essence Vaporiser with water and add 3 drops in total of essential oils.

Massage: Add 3 drops in total of essential oils to 12ml of Sweet Almond base oil.

Tissue: Add 1-2 drops in total of essential oil onto a tissue and place inside a pillow case or pocket.

Spritz: Add 3 drops in total to 100ml Spritz bottle filled with water and shake vigorously. Spray surrounding air, avoiding eye area.