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Essential Oils for Arthritis Pain and Inflammation Symptoms

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Essential Oils for Arthritis Pain and Inflammation Symptoms

Arthritis Comfort Essential Oil Blend – For Arthritis Pain and Inflammation

Arthritis Comfort Essential Oil Blend contains essential oils for arthritis and inflammation which are known to help reduce pain and inflammation, increase circulation, aid to decongest lymph, and relieve joint pain and stiffness. 

Topical application of essential oils is highly efficient treatment for arthritis and joint pain as they are directly absorbed into the bloodstream. Arthritis Comfort Essential Oil Blend* contains tea tree, lemon, cedarwood, frankincense, bay leaf, and myrrh  and is packaged in several types of containers for your convenience.

Qualities of Essential Oils in Arthritis Comfort Essential Oil Blend:

  • Bay leaf: Helps aid in the relief of pain and inflammation.
  • Tea tree: Helps relieve the pain and inflammation of arthritis.
  • Lemon: Helps aid in the reduction of inflammation in the joints.
  • Cedarwood: Helps decongest the lymph system and improve poor circulation.
  • Frankincense: Helps relieve muscle aches and pain.
  • Myrrh:  Calms the spirit and relaxes the body to speed up the healing process

Arthritis Comfort Essential Oil Blend* is available in a concentrate to be diluted with a carrier oil.  Use sparingly in a bath. Try the convenient roll on which is pre-diluted in sweet almond oil.

Caution: Do not ingest. Avoid use on hypersensitive, diseased or damaged skin, children under 2 years of age. 

More About Essential Oils For Arthritis Pain and Inflammation Symptoms

Essential oils are absorbed directly into the blood stream, by-passing the digestive system. They have been used for thousands of years with success.  Effective in helping with pain, inflammation, and calming the nervous system with wonderful aromas. Additionally, essential oils assist with rest, tension, as well as anxiousness that are crucial in order to help support getting inflammation under control. Numerous important essential oils consist of higher amounts of COX-2 chemical inhibitors as well as nitric oxide (NO) inhibitors. COX digestive enzymes have the effect of the actual inflamed procedure in your body. COX inhibitors control this method as well as reduce discomfort as well as swelling. Anti-inflammatory medicines for example aspirin, ibuprofen, Celebrex (and the actual previous Vioxx) tend to be COX-2 inhibitors.*

The best COX-2 inhibitors within important essential oils are thyme, myrrh, fennel, cinnamon, clove, eucalyptus (variety associated with types), and bergamot.  One Japanese research discovered that the mixture of these types of natural oils decreased COX enzymes as much as 75%.  Essential oils which decrease nitric oxide in the body are oregano, peppermint, lemongrass, tea tree oil, nutmeg, dill, lime, frankincense, tangerine, myrtle, lavender, patchouli, eucalyptus, juniper, clove, as well as fruit.*

See our references at the bottom of this page for additional information.

*This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA and is not intended to diagnose, treat, or prevent any disease.

DIY Essential Oils for Arthritis

All of the essential oils listed below have been chosen for pain relieving abilities, affordability and versatility.   Any of the essential oil below can be dosed at 3 to 4 drops in 10 ml (2 teaspoons) of body oil, carrier oil, cream or body lotion.

  • Cedarwood essential oil is warming and soothing. This oil can help decongestant the lymph system and improve poor circulation. Cedar oil can help to reduce fluid retention. (Avoid if you are pregnant and do not use on children.)
  • Eucalyptus essential oil eases muscle aches and rheumatism. Caution: Eucalyptus should not be used if you have high blood pressure or suffer from epilepsy and can be fatal if ingested.
  • Frankincense essential oil is good for help in relieving muscle aches and pain.  It also beneficial in lessening pain caused by rheumatism. 
  • Rose geranium essential oil helps aid poor circulation and stimulates the lymphatic system.
  • Lemon essential oil helps reduce the inflammation of joints.  (Caution lemon is a photo-sensitizer (increases the skins reaction to sunlight making it more likely to burn) so it should not be used when you will exposed to sunlight or tanning beds.  Avoid sunbathing for 12 hours after application. Lemon should not be directly inhaled as in a steam bath.)
  • Lemongrass essential oil is effective for toning muscles, relieves tired aching legs, and eliminates lactic acid.
  • Palmarosa essential oil is used to aid in the relief of stiff and sore muscles.
  • Peppermint essential oil is a cooling and pain relieving essential oil. It is excellent for aiding in general relief of muscular aches and pains.
  • Rosemary essential oil is well known for its circulatory stimulating properties and for helping in toning muscles. Rubbed into the joints, it will ease pain, help gout and is really good for fluid retention. (Caution rosemary has antispasmodic properties and should not be used during pregnancy or if you have high blood pressure or epilepsy.}
  • Tea tree essential oil is an extremely versatile essential oil known to help the pain and inflammation of arthritis.

Remember to always read the essential oils information and rules of safety before using.

See our references at the bottom of this page for additional information.

*Statements made on this website have not been evaluated by the FDA, and are not intended to diagnose, treat, or prevent any disease.