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West Indies Bay Natural Essential Oil (Pimenta racemosa) - 10 ml

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Description

Reported benefits & properties

  • Circulatory Tonifying to skin and scalp
  • Antiseptic, Anti-infectious purifying
  • Analgesic, Antispasmodic, Anti-inflammatory
  • Calming and Relaxing
  • Antioxidant
  • Insecticide

Traditionally used

  • In massage to calm rheumatism pains and neuralgia
  • For hair and scalp care particularly thin and oily
  • For beard and moustaches growth
  • To control dandruff
  • In after-shave balm (called Bay-rum”), to avoid razor rashes.
  • Purifying mouth wash
  • In cosmetic for oily skin complexions,
  • As tonic and cleansing, to avoid ingrown triggered acne and pimples
  • In deodorants

IDENTIFICATION

INCI name ; Pimenta Racemosa Leaf Oil

CAS number ; 8006-78-8 ; 85085-61-6

SKU code ; EN-PIM-0010

EXTRACTION METHOD ; Steam Distilled Essential Oil

PARTS USED ; Leaves

ORIGIN  ; south africa

COMMON NAMES : West Indies Bay, West Indian Bay Tree, Bay Rum Tree

APPEARANCE : Yellow to dark brown colored liquid

ODOUR NOTE : Fresh, spicy, herbaceous aroma

QUALITY : 100 % pure natural  whole essential oil.

STORAGE CONDITION ; Store in a cool dark place

 

PIMENTA RACEMOSA

West indies Bay essential oil is renown in the islands for its hair care benefits. It is said to stop hair loss, help hair growth and control dandruff. Tonifying, stimulating and warming, West indies bay essential is appreciated both for its powerful purifying effects and for its sweet, fresh and spicy fragrance.

INSTRUCTIONS OF USE

Fantastic for this use +++

Acceptable (suitable) for this use ++

Tolerable (not great for this use)+

Don't use for this purpose --

 

Massages & body care

 

  • Body massage  use 1 to 6 drops essential oil for 10 ml carrier oil (0.5 to 2 % concentration) ++
  • Face care use 1 to 3 drops essential oil for 10 ml carrier or base (0.5 to 1 % concentration) ++
  • Body & Hair care use 2 to 6 drops essential oil for 10 ml carrier or base (1 to 2 % concentration) +++
  • Mouth in mouth wash and homemade toothpastes ++

 

Diffusion

 

  • Ultrasonic Diffusers for air purification, use 10 mn 3 times a day. ++

 

Others 

 

 

For more detailed information, please go check this LINK TO Instructions of use essential oils page

 

 

 

DO NOT USE UNDILUTED and seek medical and specialist advise when in doubt

SEE OUR PAGE ON PRECAUTION - HOW TO USE ESSENTIAL OILS SAFELY

REPORTED BENEFITS & PROPERTIES

Reported benefits & properties:

 

  • Circulatory Tonifying to skin and scalp
  • Antiseptic, Anti-infectious purifying
  • Analgesic, Antispasmodic, Anti-inflammatory
  • Calming and Relaxing
  • Antioxidant
  • Insecticide

 

 

TRADITIONALLY USED FOR

Traditionally used:

 

  • In massage to calm rheumatism pains and neuralgia
  • For hair and scalp care particularly thin and oily
  • For beard and moustaches growth
  • To control dandruff
  • In after-shave balm (called Bay-rum”), to avoid razor rashes.
  • Purifying mouth wash
  • In cosmetic for oily skin complexions,
  • As tonic and cleansing, to avoid ingrown triggered acne and pimples
  • In deodorants

SOME RECIPES | SYNERGIES

1. Scalp Stimulating Hair Oil:

  • 2 tablespoons of Jojoba oil
  • 5 drops of West Indies Bay essential oil
  • 5 drops of Rosemary essential oil
  • 5 drops of Lavender essential oil

Combine all the ingredients in a glass bottle. Massage a small amount into the scalp to promote hair growth and health.

2. Invigorating Bath Soak:

  • 1 cup of Epsom salts
  • 5 drops of West Indies Bay essential oil
  • 5 drops of Eucalyptus essential oil
  • 5 drops of Peppermint essential oil

Combine ingredients and store in a glass jar. Use 1/4 to 1/2 cup of the mixture in a warm bath for an invigorating and refreshing soak.

3. Soothing Muscle Massage Oil:

  • 2 tablespoons of Sweet Almond oil
  • 5 drops of West Indies Bay essential oil
  • 5 drops of Wintergreen essential oil
  • 5 drops of Frankincense essential oil

Mix all these ingredients into a small glass bottle, shake well, and massage onto sore muscles as needed. Always do a patch test first to ensure there is no skin irritation.

4. Calming Diffuser Blend:

  • 3 drops of West Indies Bay essential oil
  • 2 drops of Lavender essential oil
  • 1 drop of Ylang Ylang essential oil

Add these oils to your diffuser according to the manufacturer's instructions. Enjoy the calming and grounding aroma in your home or office.

5. Energizing Room Spray:

  • 1 cup of distilled water
  • 10 drops of West Indies Bay essential oil
  • 10 drops of Grapefruit essential oil
  • 10 drops of Lemon essential oil

Combine all the ingredients in a spray bottle. Shake well before each use and lightly mist the room for an energizing scent.

 

As with any essential oil, it's always a good idea to do a patch test first to ensure there's no skin irritation, and to consult with a healthcare provider or aromatherapist if you have any concerns. 

Also, remember that West Indies Bay essential oil is potent and should not be ingested, and should be used in moderation. It should also be avoided by pregnant or nursing women, and by those with sensitive skin.

BLEND WELL WITH

CAUTION

Do not use during the first 3 months of pregnancy / breastfeeding 

Keep out of reach of children and pets.

As a general rule, always perform a skin patch test before using your essential oils for the first time.

 

DO NOT USE UNDILUTED and seek medical and specialist advise when in doubt