New Essential Oils
Natures Garden has added 12 new essential oils to our line. These new essential oils are 100% pure. These undiluted essential oils are wonderful for soap makers and candle makers. You have asked and we have listened. We have added many essential oils that have been highly requested by our customers. So, whether you currently use essential oils or are considering adding essential oils to your line, then look no further. These natural oils are a fabulous way to scent your handcrafted bath and body products.
First, we have amyris essential oil. The botanical name is Amyris balsamifera L and it originates from Haiti. This essential oil has a woodsy sandalwood type aroma. The amyris essential oil is steam distilled. Amyris essential oil has antiseptic properties. It is also said to calm and relax both the body and the mind. So, how are people using this essential oil? Well, many find it works well as an insect repellent. Others find that it has calming properties.
Next, we have added a eucalyptus lemon essential oil. This essential oil is the perfect balance of both lemon and eucalyptus. This is a highly requested blend. The botanical name for the eucalyptus lemon essential oil is Ocimum basilicum L. This pure essential oil is steam distilled. Lemon eucalyptus essential oil is extracted from the leaves and twigs of the lemon-scented gum eucalyptus plant. Many use this essential oil to treat muscle spasms and joint pain.
Geranium essential oil is another highly requested oil. Well, now you can get this pure essential oil from Natures Garden. The botanical name is Pelargonium graveolens. This essential oil has an aroma similar to rose. The geranium plant is native to Egypt and is steam distilled. A geranium is a perennial shrub with beautiful pink flowers. In addition, the geranium has a strong floral aroma. In fact, many will use geranium as an alternative to the much more expensive rose essential oil.
Another new essential oil from Natures Garden is the coriander seed essential oil. This natural oil is steam distilled and has a botanical name of Coriandrum sativum L. Of course, it has the aroma of coriander. The coriander seed essential oil is both strong as well as sweet and fresh. The wonderful aroma of the coriander seed essential oil is what makes coriander so popular in handmade soap recipes.
Additionally, black pepper was probably our most requested essential oil. What does black pepper essential oil smell like? It smells exactly like black pepper. This pure essential oil is also the perfect aroma to blend with other oils. Black pepper is a wonderful essential oil to mix with other aromas and is fabulous on its own as well. The botanical name is Piper nigrum L. Black pepper (super) is steam distilled. Many have found black pepper essential oil
Also, we have added the invigorating and spicy ginger essential oil. This ginger essential oil smells just like spicy ginger. This is also another steam distilled essential oil. It has a botanical name of Zingiber officinale. This is an extremely popular essential oil. In addition, when used in body products, some find it brings a natural glow back to a dull complexion.
Key lime essential oil is probably my personal favorite. It is a strong lime scent. This one will be perfect on its own or mixed with other essential oils. In fact, some will mix this essential oil with geranium essential oil. Our key lime essential oil is cold pressed with a botanical name of Citrus aurantifolia. This sweet and tart essential oil is often used to help with skin conditions and irritations.
In addition, we have added pure basil essential oil. The botanical name for basil essential oil is Ocimum basilicum L.
This is a favorite for many of our customers for both soap making and candle making. In fact, this oil would pair perfectly with our ground basil in handmade soap.
Next, we have added cornmint essential oil. Cornmint has a minty aroma. The botanical name is Mentha arvenis (Lamiaceae). This essential oil is steam distilled. This pure oil is wonderful in handmade soap and cosmetic recipes. So, what does cornmint smell like? Well, it has a sweet mint aroma. Many use this oil in bath and body recipes to help with sore or tired muscles.
Next, clementine essential oil is another pure oil that we have added to our essential oil line. This pure and natural oil comes from a clementine orange. This citrus oil is a sweet orange scent that is fresh and inviting. This cold process essential oil has a botanical name of Citrus reticulata. Citrus essential oils are extremely popular in bath and body products. Why is it so popular in bath and body recipes? Well, clementine oil has an aroma that is both uplifting and energizing.
Now, we have cilantro essential oil which has an aroma that is loved by so many. The botanical name for this essential oil is Coriandrum sativum L. It has a coriander aroma and comes from Russia. One of my favorite scents is a lime cilantro aroma. In fact, I believe that mixture that would smell amazing in handmade soap or even homemade cleaners. Yes, the cilantro essential oil comes from the same coriander plant as the coriander seed. So, what is the difference? Well, the cilantro essential oil actually comes from the leaf portion of the plant.
Finally, we have lemon essential oil. This citrus oil should be a staple in your essential oil line. In addition, this pure oil would work wonderfully in a handmade soap made with an infusion of lemon peel cut and sifted or lemon peel powder. The botanical name for this essential oil is Citrus limon (L.) Burm.f. You can create crisp handmade soap with natural lemon essential oil.
You can find these new essential oils as well as our full line of essential oils here. Tell us how you have used our essential oils in your handmade products. Post your product pictures on our social media pages. You can find use @ngscents on Instagram, YouTube, and Twitter. In addition, you can find Natures Garden on Facebook. We would love to see your handcrafted creations! So, show us pictures of your handmade soaps, candles, and cosmetics. Whether you are using essential oils or fragrance oils, we would love to see what you have been up to!
Note: Natures Garden sells our essential oil for external use only. We do not sell them as food items. (The information we provide is for educational purposes only. This information is not intended to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent any disease. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration). Keep all essential oils out of reach of children and pets. Special care should be taken by pregnant and/or lactating women when handling essential oils. Natures Garden accepts no responsibility (written or implied) for any products you make with our essential oils. All testing is the responsibility of the customer.