Aches Away Body Oil
A soothing botanical blend to ease aching muscles. Arnica, a key ingredient, effectively delivers ten different active constituents to ease inflammation and pain, resulting in a more relaxed feeling in your body.
Marjoram is particularly effective in dealing with painful muscles. It can also be helpful for rheumatic aches and pains, and swollen joints, especially where there is a feeling of cold and stiffness. Marjoram has a dilating effect on capillaries, meaning it helps blood to flow more easily to muscles and joints, promoting a feeling of warmth and wellbeing. Because of this, it is useful as an after-sports rub.
Rosemary was seen as a symbol of regeneration by the ancient Greeks and Romans, rosemary is said to enliven the brain cells and clear the head. This stimulating action is also effective on the circulatory and nervous systems. Rosemary helps to increase blood flow to muscles and has pain-relieving benefits which can ease gout, rheumatic pains, and tired or overworked muscles.
Lavender is superbly versatile ingredient, lavender has been used for healing for centuries and can be useful and helpful for many varied skin and health issues. Its pain-relieving qualities are said to deal effectively with muscular spasms, and so can be helpful for sprains, strains, and sharp rheumatic pains.
To use our Body Oils you have a few options...
- add a teaspoon to a warm bath, lie back, and relax. The oil will disperse into the water and moisturise your skin as you bathe, as the scent soothes and relaxes your mind and emotions.
- massage into warm skin after your bath or shower - this can be in replacement of your regular body lotion and will help to lock moisture into your skin.
- as part of traditional massage - relax and feel your stresses melt away as someone massages this oil into your skin for you.
Prunus amygdalus dulcis (almond) oil, Arnica montana (arnica) flower extract, essential oils of Origanum marjorana (marjoram), Rosmarinus officinalis (rosemary), Lavendula angustifolia (lavender), Piper nigrum (black pepper), Zingiber officinale (ginger).