3 Essential Oils You Never Knew You Needed

— September 02, 2020

Here’s how geranium, lemongrass and sage can help your hair, mood and overall health.

1. LEMONGRASS: Has a bright, sunny, citrusy scent.

HAIR BENEFITS: Works wonders to help balance the scalp’s pH, helps fight scalp infections.

MOOD BENEFITS: Aids in lifting a dark spirit, invites happier feelings and acts as a tonic for the nerves and helps relieve trembling hands, limbs and general nervousness.

HOW TO ADD IT IN: Add a few drops to your scalp oil.

2. SAGE: Has an earthy, strong aromatic scent.

HAIR BENEFITS: Aids in hair loss, helps give hair a shinier appearance.

MOOD BENEFITS: Sage increases concentration, relaxes the muscles and naturally sedates the body. It’s perfect to use during times of turmoil or after a mentally toxic day.

HOW TO ADD IT IN: Add 10 drops to your massage oil, scalp oil, or use in an oil burner.

3. GERANIUM: Has a lush. flowery, classic scent.

HAIR BENEFITS: Cell restoration, anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory.

MOOD BENEFITS: Geranium assists in relieving the symptoms of PMS, including menstrual cramps and moodiness. It’s also an anti-depressant that relieves stress and anxiety.

HOW TO ADD IT IN: Add a few drops to a body butter, scalp oil or mix with your favorite oil and dab on a few areas for an intoxicating scent.

Photo credit: @sacredtruthessentials (check out their oils!)