Essential oils have been used thousands of years ago because of their properties. Not just fresh, essential oils are believed to have benefits for the body as well as beauty.
Young Living, a premium essential oil company from the United States, has nearly 300 types of products marketed worldwide.
However, according to Anggit Wicaksono, Country Manager of Young Living Indonesia, currently only 60 Young Living essential oil products are licensed by BPOM RI.
Of the hundreds of these products, Anggit mentions two types of the most popular products, namely Lavender and Peppermint. "Not only in Indonesia, but globally these two products are most in demand," he said.
This aroma is very popular and has been used in various types of products, ranging from soap, air freshener, perfume, and beauty products.
Quoted from the site youngliving.com, essential oils lavender can be used to improve the scent of skin care products, such as shampoo, lotion or scrub, by mixing a few drops.
"The smell of lavender provides a relaxed and calm effect, by rubbing lavender oil on the soles of the feet, can improve sleep quality," Anggit said.
Have a fresh aroma and can provide positive energy. Peppermint oil also creates a cool and amusing sensation in the skin when it is applied. Peppermint is also widely used for massage therapy.
The smell of peppermint can also provide a sense of freshness and vigor after a tiring and stressful day. You can rub this oil on your forehead and neck.