The essential oils or otherwise known as volatile oils are actually aromatic liquids obtained from plants, flowers, seeds, bushes, trees, and roots. Have in mind the fact that these oils are more potent than dried herbs.
Make sure to use therapeutic grade essential oil that has its natural coherent vibrational frequency of the original plants and it is complete in its chemical substances. This is important as the therapeutic effects come from the frequency, chemistry and scent of the oil.
We are all familiar with the fact that carrots are beneficial for the vision, but specific essential oils have been proven to have the ability to improve vision and enhance the appearance of eyes.
In 1997, Dr. Terry Friedmannin succeeded to improve his eyesight thereby eliminating the need for wearing glasses. He achieved this by applying juniper and sandalwood on the areas around the eyes, above the eyebrows and on the cheeks. This application was accompanied by the use of some supplements too.
Another doctor, Dr. Axe maintains that, quoting:
“Frankincense oil was found to improve the vision, the helichrysum oil is able to improve the vision and support the nerve tissue and the cypress essential oil can improve the blood circulation which then improves the macular degeneration.
You should apply 3 drops of any of these essential oils 2 times during the day on your cheeks and lateral eye area, but remember not to put them directly in your eyes.”
Blurred vision can be also treated by peppermint, lavender, and helichrysum essential oils. They are as well as applied on the area around the eyes, without direct contact.
It is derived from the resin of the Boswellia carterii or Boswellia sacara tree. It is widely used due to its many health benefits. Namely, it decreases stress, eases the digestive issues, removes skin conditions, prevents oral concerns, fights against anxiety, acts as a natural deodorant, and so on. It can lower inflammation and eliminate fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes.
This essential oil has myriad of uses, for instance you can make out of it an air freshener, massage oil, it can be used in nice and relaxing spa, a great body scrub, and many more. Lavender oil soothes the skin and as well as promotes tissue revitalization.
It is a versatile oil that can act as astringent, antiseptic, antispasmodic, diuretic, hepatic, and homeostatic agent and as well as a breathing tonic. Plus, it is beneficial in the treatment of asthma, bronchitis, diarrhea, varicose veins, and cellulite and so on. Further on, it improves the circulation and strengthens the capillaries.
It has wide range of various health benefits because it includes antiseptic, disinfectant, antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, astringent, sedative, carminative, diuretic, and emollient features. Likewise, it promotes the circulation and offers proper hydration to the skin.
This oil contains potent analgesic, anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, astringent, diuretic, anti-pyretic, antidepressant, fungicidal, and carminative properties. It strengthens the vascular walls, dilates the blood vessels, supports the blood circulation, and improves the lymph flow, too.
Proper application of essential oils
Note: Never apply any of the essential oils in the eyes; they are applied solely around the eyes. If by any chance they enter your eyes, you need immediately to wash them. They can be removed easily if you use some of the carrier oils like coconut, almond, or olive oil. Be careful with the application as it can become painful experience if some of it enters into the eyes.