-Frangipani Absolute Oil-
Frangipani Absolute Oil is one of the most rare and precious oils in the world due to the methods required to produce it.
It is native to many areas around the world and has a rich history. The Frangipani tree is also known as the “Tree of Life”, "Temple tree", in Hawaii, the name is "pua melia", In India, the name is "champa", in Thai known as "Leelawadee" and as "Camboja" in Indonesia.
In India, shrines and temples are surrounded by these trees. The flowers were revered by the Maya and other ancient peoples of Mesoamerica as evidenced by the many carvings of blossoms in the remains of buildings in that region.
The flowers release most of their fragrance at night; in parts of Asia, ghosts are believed to live in its branches; and, some Buddhists and Hindus also believe it symbolizes immortality. This tree has the unique ability to grow new trees from severed branches.
Aromatic Notes: a top note. an ethereal, rich, heady, sweet aroma with blooming floral notes.
Essential Oil Effects: harmonizing, rejuvenating, uplifting and clearing.
Topically, it contains a number of medically active constituents and has been shown to have anti-fungal, antibacterial, analgesic, and antispasmodic qualities which can provide for soreness and minor aches.
-Grapefruit Essential Oil-
The grapefruit is speculated to have originated in Barbados as a hybridization between the Jamaican sweet orange and Indonesian pomelo, which were introduced from Asia in the 17th century.
Grapefruit has a long history of use in folk medicines around the world and has been traditionally used as an antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, astringent, and preservative.
Aromatic Notes: a middle note with medium aroma, it has a fresh, sweet, citrus scent that is characteristic of the fruit.
Essential Oil Effects: energizing, mood boosting, and clearing.
Topically, it supports cleansing, helps balance oily complexions and reduce the appearance of blemishes and acne. It can also help smooth the skin and maintain a firm, toned look.