Why do you put essential oils on your feet?
Take advantage of massaging essential oils onto reflexology points on the feet, like the inner arches for digestion.
A popular essential oil for this area is tea tree because of its smell and antibacterial properties..
What essential oil is good for feet?
For achy feet1/2 cup Epsom salt.5–20 drops essential oil of choice, such as peppermint, lavender, or rosemary (optional)6 tsp. carrier oil (optional)
What does rubbing lavender oil on your feet do?
Lavender is both calming and mildly sedative. Rub our Soothing Lavender Foot Balm into the soles of your feet before bed-time; containing our 100% Pure Lavender Essential Oil; it works a treat. The nurses tell us it’s great after a night shift to soothe their aching feet.
Where do you put essential oils on your body?
Essential oils can be applied to the crown of your head, behind the ears, to your neck, and to your temples. If the aroma of an oil is too strong, or your skin is sensitive, you can dilute it with a carrier oil.
Where do you put lavender oil on feet for sleep?
When used before bed, studies have shown that lavender oil can not only help you fall asleep but also improve the overall quality of rest. Begin diffusing lavender oil an hour or so before turning in for the night. You can also rub 1-2 drops on your pillow, or apply directly to your feet, temples, and wrists.
Where do you apply oil on your feet?
One of the best ways to apply essential oils was by applying them on the bottoms of the feet. The bottoms of our feet have large pores so the essential oil molecules are able to get absorbed very quickly.