Almond oil, grapeseed oil, jojoba oil, olive oil, wheat oil, etc., are some of the carrier oils. Carrier oils help the essential oils to get absorbed in the body. You can easily find these carrier oils in the market.
The essential oils enter the bloodstream through the pores on the skin, and are carried to different parts of the body with the help of the circulatory and lymphatic system. These oils can be used in a massage or detox bath.
List of Essential Oils and their Detoxifying Effects.
Following are some of the essential oils with their detoxifying effect on the body. ◉ Lemon: It is well-known for liver detoxification. It also boosts the immune system by stimulating white blood cells which helps in fighting against infections.
◉ Fennel: It detoxifies the skin and digestive tract. It also improves digestion, and helps eliminate parasites from the body.
◉ Juniper: Juniper detoxifies the skin, urinary tract, and the kidneys. It also helps in reducing cellulite, and helps eliminate uric acid from the system.
◉ Grapefruit: Grapefruit falls under the citrus family, and is believed to be a good detoxifier. It detoxifies the liver, gall bladder, lymphatic system, and the skin.
◉ Rosemary: It is known for detoxifying the respiratory system. It also clears the mucous, and improves blood circulation.
◉ Peppermint: It detoxifies the digestive and respiratory system. It has a strong odor and is very effective against infections.
◉ Geranium: This is one of the best options for detoxifying the skin. It helps the immune system, and also improves the blood circulation. It detoxifies the liver and kidneys.
◉ Lemon Grass: Lemongrass has antimicrobial properties which makes it an inhibitor of microbial and bacterial growth in the body, both internally and externally. Helps to reduce pain and inflammation. Lemon grass also has good fungicidal properties and may be used to cure fungal infections, both external and internal.
◉ Lavender: Has the ability to eliminate nervous tension, relieve pain, disinfect the scalp and skin, enhance blood circulation and treat respiratory problems.