Essential oils have been used for medicinal and health purposes in cultures around the globe. They are gaining popularity in the US for all of their wonderful benefits, including antidepressant, stimulating, detoxifying, antibacterial, antiviral and calming properties. Lavender essential oil, for example, helps to reduce stress and anxiety as well as promotes a restful sleep. Other essential oils for sleep include chamomile, ylang ylang, bergamot and vetiver. To improve your immune system try myrrh, lemon, eucalyptus, frankincense and peppermint. Peppermint and ginger are great essential oils for digestion. Peppermint is also wonderful to naturally boost energy levels and to help alleviate aches and pains. Note - if you don't see an essential oil you are looking for, please call the Shop (303-263-7275) or send us a note.