Must-have essential oils for pain relief

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Peppermint

Peppermint is a natural painkiller and muscle relaxant. It has cooling and calming effect when applied to sore muscles. Dilute with a carrier oil before application to avoid any skin sensitivity.

Basil

Helps reduce feelings of tension. Basil’s analgesic properties provides relief from pain. May also help us gals ease monthly discomfort. Dilute with a carrier oil and apply topically to desired area.

Thyme

Relaxes the body and works well on joint and muscle pain. Dilute with a carrier oil and apply topically to desired area

Wintergreen

Acts as a natural analgesic and has a warming effect when applied on the skin. Once applied topically, it gets absorbed quickly and acts like a natural numbing agent. Dilute with a carrier oil and apply to desired area.

You can use one essential oil or a combination, find what works best for your body and pain.

 

Source: curejoy.com

 

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