Saffron is probably the most recognisable, appealing, fragrance that not only allures with its mesmerising scent but also carries a range of health benefits.
Aroma: Warm and spicy fragrance with subtle floral and earthy undertones.
Mood Enhancer: Saffron oil is believed to have mood-enhancing qualities that can help alleviate symptoms of stress, anxiety, and mild depression.
Antioxidant: Saffron contains antioxidants that can help combat stress and promote overall health.
Aphrodisiac: Saffron oil is sometimes considered an aphrodisiac.
Aromatherapy: Create an atmosphere of opulence, relaxation, and emotional well-being. Its rich and spicy fragrance is ideal for meditation, self-care rituals, and moments of indulgence.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
- Rub 2 to 4 drops directly to the skin and temples to ease tension and invite soothing mood.
- Rub a few drops onto wrist or the nape of the neck as for sensual personal fragrance.
- Add a few drops with your hair conditioner for added moisture and lustre. You can also include it in DIY hair mask to nourish your hair and scalp.
- During facial routine, add one to two drops to facial mask or moisturiser for healthy-looking skin.
- Mix 15 to 20 drops of Saffron oil to 1 tablespoon Epsom salts to massage into your skin as exfoliant or facial wash.
- Add 10 to 15 drops in bathtub for therapeutic benefits.
- Add 1-2 drops on your pillow and bedding for fragrant relaxing mood.
- Use 4-5 drops in your diffuser to create balanced and pleasant atmosphere.
AS FOOD FLAVOUR & HEALTH SUPPORT
- Use 1-2 drops for a flavourful twist to marinades, baked goods, ice- creams and desserts.
- Swirl your cocktails or mocktails with 1 drop of Saffron oil for a fragrant drink.
- Add two drops in one litre of water.
- It can be used to make your home version of the popular Kashmir region tea called Kahwa.
- Essential oils are generally considered safe for topical and aromatic use when properly diluted with a carrier oil.
- Perform a patch test on your skin to ensure there are no adverse reactions.
- These natural essential oils are used primarily for their healing properties, their subtle aroma is a bonus, not the only pursuit.
- It will take some time for natural oils to start rewarding your skin.
- It is advisable to mix essential oil with carrier oils for sensitive skin.
- It is also recommended to avoid contact with eyes, ears and others sensitive parts of the body.
- Consult with your GP or healthcare professional before using it if you are pregnant, nursing, or have pre-existing medical conditions.