Jasmine Flower Essential Oil
The Jasmine flower symbolises hope, happiness and love. The scent of Jasmine penetrates into the deepest layers of our soul, opening the doors to our emotions and allowing us to channel our creative energy force. Known in India as the “Queen of the Night,” Jasmine has been used since ancient times for healing and religious practices. Its name is derived from the Arabic and Persian “yasamin” meaning “God's Gift.” And what a gift it is!
This beautiful flower has a scent that is universally adored and has been described as intensely sensuous, sweet, warm, and exotic. Medicinally, Jasmine is known for its antiseptic, anti-spasmodic and aphrodisiac qualities. Jasmine oil is used in perfumes around the world and is prized for its rejuvenating effects on the skin.
The benefits of using Jasmine oil are many. It improves the appearance of the skin, increases libido, and relieves muscles cramps, spasmodic cough and intestinal pain. It can prevent infection, helps to clear the respiratory system, regulate period cycles and reduce pain.
The mental and emotional benefits are also numerous as Jasmine promotes clear thinking, balances mood and aids in restful sleep. Feelings of calm, optimism, confidence, euphoria and joy are all enhanced by the smell of Jasmine.
Applying Jasmine to the bottoms of the feet, wearing as perfume or diffusing into the air is uplifting to the emotions and may help to ignite powerful relationships. Intuitive wisdom becomes heightened with the essence of Jasmine.