Bergamot & Cedarwood - Handcrafted Soap
The components of bergamot oil, like alpha-pinene and limonene, are antidepressant and stimulating in nature. By improving the circulation of the blood, they create a feeling of freshness, joy, and energy in cases of sadness and depression. Bergamot essential oil reduces the feeling of pain in the body. It stimulates the secretion of certain hormones which lessen the sensitivity of nerves to pain. The flavonoids present in bergamot oil are very good relaxants as well. They soothe the nerves and reduce nervous tension, anxiety, and stress, all of which can help cure ailments associated with stress such as high blood pressure, insomnia, and depression. Bergamot is a natural cleanser, so adding it to any skin care formula helps remove dirt and impurities. In addition, this oil is great for those with oily skin, as it helps to unclog pores. Bergamot has an added property of helping to balance oily skin.
Cedarwood essential oil can cure the inflammation that leads to skin pealing and treats infections with its antifungal properties. It is also a comforting and reassuring fragance, so it helps with the moods and feeling tense. Is also known to bring people together and improve personal outlook and self-esteem. Cedarwood reduces skin irritations, like eczema, relieves spams, cures acne, and detoxifies.