Lemongrass has a remarkably, grassy-citrus essence, with a hint of earth. Employed in traditional Indian medicine for infectious illness and fever, modern research carried out in India shows that it also acts as a sedative on the central nervous system. Lemongrass is considered useful for the treatment of: irritability; stress-related symptoms; headaches; poor concentration; morning fatigue; jet lag; sluggish circulation; lymphatic stagnation; tired feet and legs; muscle aches and pains; lack of muscle tone; cellulite; oily skin; connective tissue weakness; enlarged pores; acne.
Ginger’s warm, slightly floral, fresh, spicy scent blends exquisitely with the round earthiness of lemongrass. Fresh ginger is used in China for many complaints including rheumatism, and for cold, moist, excess conditions. Ginger is considered useful in the treatment of: poor circulation; muscle aches and pains; nervous exhaustion; fatigue; headache; migraine; nausea; sprains; swelling; travel sickness; varicose veins.
Tangerine The fresh orangey essence of tangerine sweetens the blend and has similar properties to mandarin but with less body. Tangerine is considered useful in the treatment of: fatigue; poor concentration; stressful feelings; irritability; depression; insomnia; lymphatic sluggishness and congestion; weak connective tissues; sluggish circulation; headaches; varicose veins; cellulite; build-up of dead skin cells; broken capillaries; acne; dry skin; oily skin; tired and stressed skin.
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.