Patchouli With a sweet, rich, herbaceous earthiness, patchouli is one of the few essential oils that improve with age. From an energetic perspective, patchouli oil, like jasmine, is warm in nature and yet anti-inflammatory in action. It combines a calmative property with a gently stimulating one, a synergistic effect that results in a feeling of uplift. Patchouli is considered useful in the treatment of: nervous exhaustion; anxiety; depression; lethargy; mood swings; inflammation; symptoms related to fluid balance; water retention; headaches; PMS; menopausal hot flashes; varicose veins; inflamed skin; rough, dehydrated skin; excessive perspiration; acne; eczema; dermatitis; skin redness; weeping eruptions; cellulite; sores; oily skin; wounds; scar tissue.
Neroli has a light, sweet floral fragrance with a heady top note. Medicinally, it is valued as a gentle tonic of the nervous system. Neroli is considered useful in the treatment of: anxiety; depression; nervous tension; decreased muscle tone; varicose veins; oily skin; acne; dry, devitalized skin; sensitive skin; aging skin; diminished skin elasticity; stretch marks; scars; thread veins; skin damage from radiation (protects from); sensitive skin; slack tissue; wrinkles; poor circulation.
Sandalwood has a deep, soft, sweet-woody balsamic scent of excellent tenacity. One of the oldest known perfume materials, with at least 4000 years of uninterrupted use, Sandalwood is used as traditional incense, as a cosmetic, and perfume all over the East. Sandalwood is considered useful in the treatment of: lethargy; lymphatic congestion; congestion of the intercellular spaces; pain; headache; muscle spasms; lumbago; varicose veins; acne; dry eczema; psoriasis; aging, dehydrated skin; itching; inflamed skin; wounds.
In Fiore Body Balms: In Fiore body balms are all-over moisturizers that promote long-term skin health and general well-being. To be enjoyed as part of your daily bathing ritual or in massage, they are best when applied to skin still damp from the shower or bath and work immediately to revive the senses and bring out skin’s natural radiance. The base of our blends – a combination of grapeseed oil, organic golden jojoba seed oil, and 5% vitamin E – is light and silky, easily absorbed, and leaves no oily residue. Powerful antioxidant properties hydrate dull skin leaving you with supple, dewy skin and a beautiful glow.
Crafted to enhance the long-lasting effects of their essential oils, our body balms provide a protective healing barrier that soothes and nourishes, offering a more intensive treatment than typical lotions. To conserve potency and full vitality of essential oils, all balms are hand-blended at the lowest possible temperature.
In Fiore balms absorb readily into skin when applied after a shower or bath – when skin is refreshed, revitalized, with open pores, ready to receive. Massage a small amount into skin to seal in your body’s natural moisture. For best results, perform dry-brushing regimen prior to shower or bath.