Bay – Pimenta racemosa
Sweet Bay, Lorbeer, Daphne
Fresh, spicy and sweet balsamic undertone
Protection, good fortune, strength, purification and psychic powers
Blends Well With
Bergamot, Clary Sage, Clove, Lime, Eucalyptus, Juniper, Lemon, Rosemary
Bay has a calming and warming effect on emotions and can trigger inspiration. A few drops of Bay on your pillow will give prophetic dreams. It also settles the digestive system, excess gas and acts as a tonic on the liver and kidneys. In small amounts it has a stimulating effect, while larger doses produce a sedative effect.
Bay gives physical strength to those engaged in sports, particularly wrestling. It also induces mental strength particularly for those involved in confrontation. It provides a useful barrier against insidious attempts to change your mind or ethics.
Use in a vaporizer for treating infection, fever and rheumatic pains, muscular aches, neuralgia, rheumatism and poor circulation.
Use in a water-based diffuser to a produce a calming and warming effect on emotions and for triggering inspiration, prophetic dreams and mental strength for those involved in confrontation.
Add a couple of drops of Bay to shampoos, conditioners and hair preparations to control dandruff and promote hair growth where it is helpful with hair and scalp conditions.
Diluted to 1% or less in a carrier oil it helps in treating sprains, strains and bruises
It can trigger inspiration and has a calming effect on the mind and emotions. It can promote sound sleep and is said to induce prophetic dreams.
Bay oil has a high eugenol content and may irritate the skin and mucus membranes. Avoid during pregnancy.
a-Pinene, β-Pinene, Myrcene, Limonene, Linalool, Methyl Chavicol, Neral, a-Terpineol, Geranyl Acetate, Eugenol and Chavicol.
Essential oils can be powerful so to avoid all risks do not use during pregnancy. Keep away from clothing or articles which may be affected by oil-based products. Use sparingly and no more than 4 times per day.
Gluten, peanut and dairy free. Non-GMO. Suitable for vegans and vegetarians.
If you are using existing medication, please consult your doctor before using any complementary products and check for pharmaceutical interactions by accessing this page https://www.drugs.com/drug-interactions.html
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