Research + Terms

Anti-inflammatory - a property or substance of a treatment that stops or reduces inflammation.

Antioxidant - A synthetic or natural material that inhibits the oxidation of other materials. They also slow down the aging of skin cells caused from free radical damage.

Antispasmotic - relieves muscle cramps or spasms.

Aromatherapy - the use of essential oils to alter mood or physical health.

Carrier Oil - an oil commonly made from seeds, nuts, and plants that easily penetrate the skin creating a nature moisture barrier.

Epidermis - the outermost layer of the skin

Essential Oil - oils from plants, flowers, buds, and stems often steam extracted and containing unique medicinal properties.

Wildcrafted - refers to herbs and botanicals grown in the wild without the use of pesticides or other chemicals.


Research References:

Chamomile: A Herbal Medicine of the past with bright future.

Benefits of Elderberry by University of Maryland Medical Center

An evaluation of antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and antinociceptive activities of essential oil from Curcuma longa. L.

Antidermatophytic activity of essential oils.

The Effectiveness and safety of Arnica montana in post surgical setting, pain and inflammation.

Effect of Arnica D30 on marathon runners. Pooled results from two double-blind placebo controlled studies.

The Effectiveness of essential oils for patients with neck pain: a randomized controlled study.

The effectiveness of Swedish massage with aromatic ginger oil in treating chronic low back pain in older adults: a randomized controlled trail.

Evaluation of the antinociceptive, in vivo, & in-vitro anti inflammatory activity of ethonolic extract of Curcuma zedoaria rhizome.

Anti-Arthritic Effects and Toxicity of the Essential Oils of Turmeric (Curcuma longa L.).

Efficacy and mechanism of action of turmeric supplements in the treatment of experimental arthritis.

Efficacy of turmeric (curcumin) in pain and postoperative fatigue after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a double-blind, randomized placebo-controlled study.

The effects of aromatherapy on pain, depression, and life satisfaction of arthritis patients.

Review of Arnica.

Lavender essential oil inhalation suppresses allergic airway inflammation and mucous cell hyperplasia in a murine model of asthma.

"Arnica" Cancer Care - Integrative Medicine. The Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. 2013-07-18. Retrieved2014-01-03.

Cannabidiol for neurodegenerative disorders: important new clinical applications for this phytocannabinoid?

The diverse CB1 and CB2 receptor pharmacology of three plant cannabinoids: Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol, cannabidiol and Δ9-tetrahydrocannabivarin.

Cannabinoids suppress inflammatory and neuropathic pain by targeting α3 glycine receptors.

Cannabidiol, a Cannabis sativa constituent, as an anxiolytic drug.

Cannabinoids in the management of difficult to treat pain