Balancing and opening the seven main chakras is important to improving your energy. Essential oils are a great tool to help you balance your chakras. Made from plants, essential oils are a form of natural healing. You can put essential oils right on the skin of your chakra area. You can use them during meditation or thorough out your day to give you an energy boost or release. If you are skeptical about topical use, then these oils can be diffused as well.
Depending on what health or energy issues you are looking to address, giving essential oils a try can be beneficial to your progress.
- Emotional Blocks: Fear, Guilt, Shame, Anger, Greed, Boredom
- Physical Symptoms: Circulatory issues, Leg weakness, Colitis, Sciatica, Anxiety, Addiction
An antiseptic oil with a woody spicy smell. It is used as a sedative that relieves stress. Frankincense helps reduce emotional issues by uplifting your mood. Additionally, it has a calming and relaxing effect on the body. It can help boost the immune system, reduce inflammation, and help body aches.
An antioxidant, antibacterial, and antifungal oil. It has a sweet, smoky, even bitter smell. It promotes inner peace and is great for removing any emotional blocks. Specifically, myrrh is a great oil for digestive issues, symptoms of hypothyroidism, and respiratory problems.
An oil with antiseptic and energizing properties. It has a clean, fresh scent much like the tree. Pine is good for grounding of emotions, building self-confidence, and coming into your own personal power. For example, it can help boost your metabolism, relieve pain, reduce anxiety, and improve concentration.
- Blocks: Uncreative, Sexually repression, Sexual addictions, Aloofness, Jealousy, Manulipative
- Physical Symptoms: Urinary and kidney infections, Impotence, Infertility, Back pain, Abnormal menstruation
An oil that is best known for anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, and astringent properties. Sandalwood has a sweet, woody smell. Specifically, it reduces irritability and is a natural aphrodisiac. Also, it is helpful for mental clarity, focus, and balance. Sandalwood is good for cramps, urinary tract issues, and lowering blood pressure.
Cardamon is an oil that has antimicrobial and antiseptic properties. It has a spicy, sweet smell. Additionally, it is an aphrodisiac helping with frigidity and impotence. It is a stimulant that can aid in depression and fatigue. Similarly to sandalwood, cardamom is great for increasing concentration. It stimulates hormones, boosts digestion, and supports weight loss.
An oil that is known for anti-inflammatory, antiviral, and antiseptic properties. It smells sweet and warm like the spice. Generally, cinnamon bark increases libido and focus. For instance, cinnamon bark is helpful in improving attention span and cognitive reasoning. Likewise, it is great for preventing heart disease and aiding in controlling blood sugar.
- Blocks: Low self-confidence, Codependency, Obsessiveness, Confusion, Controlling
- Physical Symptoms: Poor digestion, Arthritis, Liver and Kidney disease, Nerve pain, Diabetes, Fatigue, Depression
Cedarwood is an oil that is known for its anti-inflammatory, astringent, and antiseptic qualities. It has a sweet, woody balsamic aroma. For the most part, cedarwood removes extra stress by relieving the immune system. It is an oil that for the most part benefits your overall health. It stimulates metabolism and improves digestion. Also, it boosts the functionality of the liver and kidneys.
An oil that is beneficial to the digestive system with an earthy, warm smell. Ginger root can be used to treat stomach issue like indigestion, nausea, and vomiting. Similarly to cedarwood, ginger root relieves stress and fatigue. It will boost your willpower and uplift your mood. In addition, it will lower your cholesterol and prevent blood clots.
Grapefruit is an antidepressant and stimulant oil. It has a fresh, citrus-y fragrance. Grapefruit oil benefits the nervous system to increase brain function and the digestive system. Particularly, it will increase your mental focus and give you a new direction of thought. Above all, grapefruit oil induces feelings of hope and joy. It can be used to treat depression, stress, and mood disorders.
- Blocks: Lack of compassion, Loneliness, Overly critical, Suspicion, Holding grudges
- Physical Symptoms: Heart and lung issues, Ulcers, Blood pressure, Circulatory issues, Autoimmune diseases
An oil that has astringent and anti-depressant properties. Geranium has a floral, sweet aroma. It is a good oil for overall health. In fact, it boosts the strength and functionality of the respiratory, digestive, circulatory, nervous, and excretory systems. Geranium will provide emotional comfort and a great sense of wholeness.
Spearmint is an antibacterial, antifungal, and antiviral oil. The aroma is fresh, minty and herbal. It will provide relief to many health issues, especially-asthma, poor circulation, and sinusitis. Spearmint also has restorative properties, so it can be helpful after an illness. For this reason, it will reduce stress, calm your mood, and improve your energy.
An antiphlogistic, antiseptic, and antidepressant oil. Rose oil smells much like the flower with a sweet, strong aroma. Namely, it is used to treat fever, protect against viruses, and remove toxins in the blood. Rose oil will help give you self-confidence. It will help you feel comforted, as well as, decrease feelings of loneliness and grief.
- Blocks: Gossipy, Inability to listen, Shyness, Defensiveness, Arrogrance
- Physical Symptoms: Thyroid disease, Neck and shoulder issues, Hearing problems, Throat disorders, Speech issues
An oil that has anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal properties. Peppermint oil’s aroma is cool and minty. As a result, it has a soothing element for muscle soreness. In general, peppermint strengths the immune system. It treats respiratory issues and relieves headaches. Additionally, peppermint clears the mind. For instance, it will reduce mental exhaustion and promote alertness.
An oil with a woody and balsamic fragrance that is good for overall health. Rosemary oil reduces pain and boosts the immune system. It can be used to treat throat congestion, allergies, colds, and sore throats. It also relieves mental and emotional fatigue. This oil is a great remedy for chronic stress. Rosemary oil will have you feeling rejuvenated and more energetic.
Blue Tansy is an oil with anti-histaminic, antiviral, and hormone stimulant qualities. It has a sweet, herb-like smell. Blue Tansy neutralizes histamine, as a result, it can effectively treat allergies, asthma, and coughing. It stimulates the endocrine glands and it particularly effective on the thyroid. Blue Tansy promotes positive thoughts, calms an overactive mind, and boosts relaxation.
Third Eye Chakra
- Blocks: Egomaniac, Confusion, Inability to focus, Too logical, Undisciplined
- Physical Symptoms: Sinus problems, Poor vision, Headaches, Ear problems, Bad dreams
A sedative, antiseptic, and antidepressant oil. Ylang Ylang has a sweet, floral fragrance. Notably, it used in many cosmetics and perfumes because of its unique and pleasant smell. Particularly, Ylang Ylang oil fights depression and induces a relaxing feeling. It, therefore, will bring feelings of harmony and peace.
Lavender an oil made from the popular flower with the same aroma. In general, it relieves pain and works as a sleep aid. Lavender oil reduces mental stress and anxiety. For example, it will increase cognitive functioning, while improving immune and digestive health. It also helps with sinus congestion.
An oil that has a sharp musky fragrance. Clary Sage has antidepressant, anticonvulsant, and euphoric properties. Since it has these qualities, it is great for boosting confidence, hope, and mental strength. Clary Sage can induce feelings of joy and happiness. It can trigger a change in mentality towards a more positive way of approaching life.
- Blocks: Dissociation, No spark of joy, Spiritual cynicism, Constant sense of frustration, Limiting beliefs, Indecision
- Physical Symptoms: Memory disorders, Migraines, Hysteria, Cognitive delusions, Pituitary problems
Rosewood a peppery, slightly floral smelling oil has properties that are antiseptic and anti-depressant. As well as, stimulating qualities. For instance, it will keep brain activity sharp and alert. Additionally, it will reduce depression, stress, and anxiety. Rosewood will encourage deep spiritual introspection.
Lemon oil with its fresh and citrusy smell has many benefits. It can treat stress disorders, insomnia, fatigue, and infections. Lemon oil also has a calming effect. It reduces mental fatigue. Likewise, it can create a positive mindset and reduce negative thoughts. It will increase concentration and uplift your mood.
In conclusion, using essential oils is a great benefit to balancing and opening your chakras. Healing your energy doesn’t happen overnight. Please be patient with yourself and stay disciplined to see the best results.
It is best to speak to your doctor or trusted health care provider first before using any of these essential oils in your health routine.