Immortelle/Immortal (Helichrysum or Italian Everlasting): Stimulates the pituitary gland. Helps to endure problems in a more positive way until they get resolved. Puts less stress on the body. Helps to let go of things that you don’t need and that do not matter. Helps you to stop worrying about the past, even if they are subconscious worries. (Use together with Angelica for this.) Helps you to be able to come up with new ideas to solve your problems.
Properties: antispasmodic, analgesic, expectorant, anticoagulant, hepatic, anti-inflammatory, stimulant
Good For: rejuvenating for skin and muscles, pain, bruises, blood cleanser, circulation, regulating cholesterol, stimulates liver function, liver inflammation, one of the best oils for liver problems, regenerates damaged tissue, respiratory conditions, skin conditions, gallbladder infection, hematoma (swelling or tumor full of blood), lymph drainage, acute pain, pancreas stimulant, scar tissue, sciatica, sinus infection, stomach cramps, sunscreen, varicose veins, arthritis, general tonic, earache, supports the vagus nerve (10th cranial nerve), worry, great for kids, helps emotionally by acceptance of change, self-confidence to make choices, removes emotional blockages from any type of abuse, creativity, brain inflammation, threat after surgeries for bleedings, improves healing time, reduces scarring, helps prevent fibrous growths after surgeries, helps with breast reconstruction (after a mastectomy), helps remove blood stagnations, strokes
- Angelica root, bergamot, black pepper, chamomile, citrus oils, clary sage, clove, cypress, geranium, juniper, lavender, neroli, oregano, rose, rosemary, tea tree, thyme, vetiver, ylang ylang
- Bruise relief cold compress - mix 5 drops Immortelle, 5 drops Lavender and 5 drops Cypress in a small bowl of very cold water. Dip a cloth in the water, then press firmly over bruise. Repeat as needed.
- Scar lightener - blend 1 drop Immortelle with 15 drops Evening Primrose carrier oil and massage into scar 3 times daily. May take 3-6 months.
- Non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing