What are the benefits of Aromatherapy ?
Aromatherapy is a holistic approach to health and wellness that utilises essential oils to support the physical, mental, and spiritual well-being of individuals. Essential oils are extracted from plant materials through the process of distillation and contain potent properties that make them ideal for use in aromatherapy.
The practice of using fragrances for therapeutic purposes dates back to ancient times and was popularised in the early 1900s by French chemist Rene-Maurice Gattefosse, who first coined the term “aromatherapy.” Today, aromatherapy is used by a variety of healthcare practitioners, including massage therapists and alternative health professionals, to address various physical and mental health concerns.
Aromatherapy works by utilising the highly concentrated and aromatic compounds found in essential oils. When these compounds are inhaled or applied topically, they enter the bloodstream and travel to the brain where they are stored as memories and trigger the release of chemicals and hormones that promote positive health benefits. The olfactory bulb and amygdala, which are responsible for detecting and processing odours and memories, play a key role in the effectiveness of aromatherapy.
In conclusion, aromatherapy is a proven and effective method of promoting overall health and well-being. By using plant-based essential oils to treat the mind, body, and spirit, individuals can experience numerous physical and mental health benefits, including reduced stress, improved focus, and better sleep.
Our essential oils are 100% pure and extracted using the environmentally conscious method of steam distillation. We use only renewable energy and pure spring water to preserve the natural potency of each oil. Our raw materials are ethically sourced from the Kaba Community Forest and the Nubi Cooperative of Trongsa. Our collection features six unique oils, including Pine (Pinus wallichiana), Juniper (Junipurus recurva), Caraway (Carum carvi), Thingye (Zanthoxylum armatum), Cypress (Cupressus bhutanica), and Khempa (Artimesia vulgaris). Each oil offers a distinctive aroma and therapeutic benefits, providing our customers with a range of options to suit their needs.
Pine essential oil (pinus Wallichiana)
Pine essential oil is a fresh and invigorating oil derived from the needles of pine trees. It has a long history of use in traditional medicine and is now widely used for its many health benefits and pleasant aroma.
One of the most well-known benefits of pine essential oil is its ability to boost the immune system. It is believed to have antiseptic and antifungal properties, making it an effective tool for preventing and treating infections. It can also help to improve respiratory function and reduce symptoms of colds and flu, such as coughs and runny noses.
In addition to its health benefits, pine essential oil is also a popular choice for aromatherapy. Its fresh and woodsy aroma is believed to help reduce stress and anxiety, and promote a sense of calm and well-being. It is also commonly used to improve focus and mental clarity, making it a great option for use in the workplace or before studying.
Pine essential oil can be used in a variety of ways, including adding a few drops to an essential oil diffuser, diluting with a carrier oil and applying topically to the skin, or adding to a bath or shower. It is important to always dilute essential oils before use, as they can be irritating to the skin if used undiluted.
Overall, pine essential oil is an excellent choice for anyone looking to improve their overall health and well-being. Its powerful immune-boosting and stress-relieving properties make it a must-have for any aromatherapy collection.
Juniper essential oil (junipurus Recurva)
Juniper essential oil is a powerful and versatile oil that has a number of benefits for both the mind and body. Derived from the berries of the juniper tree, this oil has a fresh, earthy, and slightly sweet aroma that is both invigorating and calming.
One of the main benefits of juniper essential oil is its ability to support the body’s natural cleansing processes. It is a natural diuretic and can help to flush toxins and excess water from the body, making it a great choice for individuals looking to support a healthy weight management routine.
In addition to its cleansing properties, juniper essential oil is also known for its ability to improve respiratory function. It can help to clear congestion and reduce coughing, making it a great choice for individuals who suffer from seasonal allergies or respiratory issues.
Juniper essential oil is also believed to have antiseptic and antibacterial properties, making it an excellent choice for promoting healthy skin. It can help to reduce the appearance of acne and other skin blemishes and may help to soothe dry, irritated skin.
Another benefit of juniper essential oil is its ability to boost mood and reduce stress. It has a calming effect on the mind and can help to reduce anxiety, stress, and depression. It is also believed to have a positive effect on memory and cognitive function.
The best way to incorporate juniper essential oil into your daily routine is through the use of an essential oil diffuser. Simply add a few drops of the oil to the diffuser and allow it to disperse into the air. You can also add a few drops to a bath or shower, or dilute it with a carrier oil and apply it topically to the skin.
With its cleansing, respiratory, and mood-boosting benefits, juniper essential oil is a must-have in any holistic wellness routine. Give it a try and see how it can enhance your daily routine and support your overall health and well-being.
Caraway essential oil (carum Carvi)
Caraway essential oil, extracted from the seeds of the caraway plant, is a hidden gem in the world of essential oils. This warm and spicy aroma oil is not just limited to the kitchen, but it has a plethora of therapeutic properties that make it a must-have in your daily wellness routine.
Caraway essential oil is known for its ability to promote digestive health. It can help alleviate bloating, gas, indigestion, and stomach cramps. It’s a natural remedy for digestive problems, and regular use can improve your appetite and overall digestive function.
Inhaling the warm and spicy aroma of caraway essential oil can help clear your respiratory tract and reduce coughing. Its expectorant properties help to loosen and expel mucus, making it an excellent oil for people who suffer from respiratory issues.
Skin Care Solutions
The antifungal and antibacterial properties of caraway essential oil make it an excellent oil for maintaining healthy skin. It can reduce the appearance of acne and other skin blemishes and soothe dry, irritated skin.
Caraway vs Cumin
Caraway essential oil is often confused with cumin oil, but there are some distinct differences between the two. Caraway seeds are small, brown, and crescent-shaped, while cumin seeds are larger, yellow-brown, and oblong. Caraway seeds have a warm, sweet, and slightly spicy aroma, while cumin seeds have a strong, pungent aroma that is earthy and sweet. Caraway seeds are often used in bread, cheeses, and sausages, while cumin seeds are commonly used in Mexican, Middle Eastern, and Indian dishes.
Easy to Incorporate
There are several ways to incorporate caraway essential oil into your daily routine. Use a diffuser to disperse the oil into the air and enjoy its benefits. You can also add a few drops to your bath or shower, or dilute it with a carrier oil and apply it topically to the skin.
Caraway essential oil is a versatile and effective oil with numerous health benefits. Whether you’re looking to improve your digestive health, relieve respiratory issues, or maintain healthy skin, caraway essential oil is a great choice. So, take the first step towards a healthier you and add caraway essential oil to your daily routine today!
Cypress essential oil (Cupressus Bhutanica)
Distilled from the leaves and branches of the Cupressus torulosa or Himalayan Cypress, the national tree of Bhutan. This majestic tree, revered by the Bhutanese people for its strength and endurance, is hand-harvested in its pristine high-elevation habitat in the Himalayas.
This essential oil offers a range of therapeutic benefits, including promoting deep and invigorating breathing, refreshing the air, improving concentration, and providing emotional support during difficult times. Its astringent properties make it ideal for skin and scalp care, especially for oily or troubled skin. Its fresh, clean and herbaceous aroma can be used to support a healthy respiratory system and ease spider veins.
In aromatherapy, Bhutan Cypress Essential Oil provides grounding for the emotions and energises the mood. It also supports healthy circulation when used in massage.
Experience the benefits of the sacred Bhutanese tree with Kingdom Essences’ Bhutan Cypress Essential Oil, a versatile and invigorating addition to your wellness routine.
Sichuan Pepper / Thingye Essential Oil (zanthoxylum Armatum)
Sichuan pepper, also known as Prickly Ash, Timur, or Szechuan Pepper, is a plant widely used for its medicinal benefits and as a spice in Bhutanese cuisine. Extracted from the seeds and husks of the Sichuan pepper plant, Sichuan pepper essential oil is known for its anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and anti-bacterial properties.
At Kingdom Essences, we specialise in producing high-quality essential oils made from locally sourced plants and herbs. Our Sichuan Pepper Essential Oil is steam distilled from the dried berries of the Sichuan pepper plant and has a strong, spicy aroma. It is used in aromatherapy, perfumery, and traditional Chinese medicine as a warming agent to stimulate circulation and promote digestion.
Our Thingye Essential Oil is a 100% pure, high-quality oil derived from the finest Thingye plant. It has a refreshing and soothing aroma, making it perfect for use in aromatherapy and perfumery. However, it’s important to note that essential oils should be used with caution and be diluted before use to avoid skin irritation or allergic reactions.
In conclusion, Sichuan Pepper Essential Oil by Kingdom Essences is a way to preserve traditional knowledge and contribute to the local economy while also enjoying its unique benefits. Essential oils can be used for various purposes, but it’s important to do a patch test and consult a healthcare professional before using it to treat any medical conditions.
Khempa – Mugwort Essential Oil
Khempa Mugwort Essential Oil is a natural remedy that promotes tranquillity and clarity of mind by reducing stress and tension levels. Extracted from the stems and leaves of the mugwort plant, the pale yellow oil is obtained through steam distillation of dried leaves. With its sweet, herbal, and bitter notes, the oil offers a long-lasting depth and real power in its aroma.
With its rich history in traditional medicine, mugwort essential oil is commonly used for relaxation, joint pain, and as an insect repellent. In small doses, it may be used to treat digestive issues, skin conditions, and sleep-related problems. Its anti-inflammatory properties make it effective in treating eczema and psoriasis.
Research has shown that mugwort essential oil may reduce anxiety and pain, but more studies are needed to confirm its effectiveness. It should be used with caution for pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers, individuals with epilepsy, and those taking blood-thinning medication.
If you’re looking for a natural remedy to support your well-being, try mugwort essential oil today. Contact us to learn more and order your bottle today!
Blends and ointments
Kingdom Essences is proud to offer a premium line of blends and ointments made from the finest natural ingredients. Our products are expertly crafted to soothe, nourish and rejuvenate both the body and mind. From hand-selected essential oils to nourishing carrier oils, every ingredient has been chosen for its unique properties and benefits. Whether you’re looking to calm your senses, relieve stress, or nourish your skin, our blends and ointments have you covered. With a commitment to natural ingredients and sustainability, you can trust Kingdom Essences to provide you with the best products for your health and well-being. Explore our collection today and experience the difference that natural ingredients can make.
Skin Food (Face Oil)
Welcome to Kingdom Essences’ Skin Food Face Oil, the perfect solution for promoting healthy and radiant skin. Our Skin Food Face Oil is a blend of nourishing carrier oils and essential oils, carefully selected to provide the ultimate hydration and nourishment for your skin.
Our Skin Food Face Oil is specially formulated to hydrate and rejuvenate your skin, leaving it looking and feeling soft, smooth, and glowing. The blend of carrier oils, such as jojoba oil, rosehip oil, and argan oil, work together to deeply moisturise and protect your skin from environmental stressors, while the essential oils provide added benefits, such as fighting inflammation, reducing fine lines and wrinkles, and brightening your complexion.
To use, simply wash your face and apply a few drops of Skin Food Face Oil onto your fingertips. Gently dab the oils onto your face and neck, avoiding the eye area. The lightweight formula absorbs quickly, leaving no greasy residue, so you can easily apply sunscreen, moisturiser, or makeup over it.
Whether you have dry, oily, or combination skin, our Skin Food Face Oil is the perfect addition to your daily skincare routine. Trust us, your skin will thank you for it! Order your bottle today and start your journey to healthy, glowing skin.
Herbal Salve (Multipurpose Ointment)
Introducing Kingdom Essences’ Herbal Salve – a powerful blend of essential oils and base oils, designed to help promote overall skin health and alleviate a variety of skin issues. Whether you’re dealing with dry skin, insect bites, bruises, or paper cuts, this multipurpose ointment is a natural solution that will soothe, protect, and revitalise your skin.
Our Herbal Salve contains a carefully selected blend of high-quality essential oils and base oils, each chosen for their unique benefits and properties. The result is a silky smooth formula that absorbs quickly and deeply into your skin, providing long-lasting hydration and nourishment.
To use, simply apply a small amount of Herbal Salve to the affected area, gently massaging it into your skin until it is fully absorbed. You can use it as needed throughout the day, and it is gentle enough to be used on all skin types.
Don’t let dry skin, insect bites, bruises, or cuts hold you back any longer. Try Kingdom Essences’ Herbal Salve today and experience the power of natural skin care!
Product size : 25 gms.
Product ingredients: bees wax, Shea butter, coconut oil, essential oils.
Rangjung (pain relief ointment)
Introducing Rangjung, the pain relief ointment from Kingdom Essences. This ointment is specially formulated with a blend of essential oils to help reduce muscle spasms, joint aches, and stiffness.
Rangjung is designed to help soothe and relieve pain associated with conditions like arthritis, back pain, neck pain, and more. Whether you’re recovering from an injury or simply experiencing discomfort, this ointment can help you feel better.
To use, simply massage a small amount of Rangjung into the affected area. The essential oils work together to penetrate deep into the skin and help alleviate pain and stiffness. With regular use, you’ll start to notice a difference in your overall comfort and mobility.
Don’t let pain hold you back. Try Rangjung pain relief ointment today and experience the benefits of natural, plant-based remedies.