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 spiritual existence by uncluttering the mind. Over the years, the use of this essential oil has evolved to eliminate 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