In addition to Essential Oils, we supply a high quality selection of NATURAL carrier oils and massage oils to our professional aromatherapy practitioners as well as our valued ‘home-use’ customers. Aromatherapy Carrier oils, also called base oils or fixed oils, are indispensable in the practice of aromatherapy, because they help to carry the essential oils onto the skin. Carrier oils and Massage oils are one of the best ways to reap the benefits of essential oils, because they allow a small amount of essential oils to be spread over a large area, thus allowing a tiny bit to go a long way. Read more about the Methods of Application when using essential oils for aromatherapy.
Using aromatherapy massage oils in a massage treatment, allows you to deeply penetrate the muscles and relieve tension at the same time. In addition, massage oils and carrier oils are used to evenly distribute the essential oil essences, as well as lessening the chance of irritation or sensitization.
Since Aromatherapy essential oils contain beneficial properties that have therapeutic uses, allowing them to be absorbed into the skin using carrier oils is not only desired, but also quite necessary. Carrier oils used in the practice of aromatherapy are usually a vegetable or nut type oil, which is skin safe and moisturizing. Aromatherapy Carrier oils provide many benefits including nourishment of vitamins and minerals, as well as soothing and moisturizing of the skin. Because carrier oils are natural plant based products, they allow the skin to function, as it should, keeping the temperature regulated, sustaining moisture and elasticity, absorbing light, and providing oxygen to pass through to the skin.
In massage, carriers oils are used to evenly distribute the essences as well as lessening the chance of irritation or sensitization. We also stock DPG, (Dipropylene Glycol) which can be used as a carrier oil to dilute the essential oil and allows the essential oil to be safely applied to the skin. Visit our descriptions page to learn more about each one and how it can be combined with essential oils to create an effective treatment.
We are convinced that you will be 100% satisfied with the highest quality, pure essential oils and aromatherapy products purchased from us. However, if you are not satisfied with our products for any reason, we want to know about it.