Many people find helichrysum’s honey-like fragrance to be cloyingly sweet, but this oil is used more for physical healing than for aromatherapy applications. Its regenerative quality makes it ideal for treating a wide range of injuries and skin conditions, including more severe issues such as sprains and hematomas.
- Use in the bath or shower for absorption and aromatherapy benefits
- Diffuse for aromatherapy benefits
- Massage, diluted, for physical ailments
- Neat for compromised skin and stretch marks
- Use with compress for muscle pain and stiffness
Helichrysum essential oil is generally considered safe.
FADE YOUR SCARS AND STRETCH MARKS WITH HELICHRYSUM. Helichrysum essential oil has a long history stretching back to ancient times when it was used to unlock the possibilities of a spiritual existence by uncluttering the mind. Over the years, the use of this essential oil has evolved to eliminating scars of a physical nature rather than soothing spiritual ones. The University of Nigeria conducted a study that showed that rubbing helichrysum essential oil on stretch marks and scars, even old ones, could fade them significantly.
Abscess Acne Aging skin Antiallergenic Antibacterial Anti-inflammatory Antimicrobial Boil Bruise Burn Dermatitis Diuretic Eczema Expectorant Rash Scars Sprains and strains Stretch marks Wounds