Properties Larvicidal - Purgative Defined with Essential Oils Listed

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EO's= Essential Oils


Larvicidal- [lahr-vuh-cid'alĀ·] Prevents or kills larvae.
EO's: Allspice, Caraway, cinnamon, Clove, Cumin

Laxative-[lak-suh-tiv] Promotes bowel evacuation.
EO's: Ginger, Lemon, Mandarin, Rose, Sweet fennel, Sweet Marjoram, Tangerine.

Lipolitic, Also see cellulite-[lip-uh-lit-ik, lahy-puh-] Breaks down fat.
EO's: Basil,Cedarwood, Cypress, Fennel, Geranium, Grapefruit, Juniper, Lemon, Orange, Oregano, Patchouli, Rosemary, Rosewood, Sage, Tangerine, Thyme.


Mucolytic, Also see Anticatarrhal[myoo-kuh-lit-ik], Breaks down mucus.
EO's: Atlas cedarwood,Cypress, Eucalyptus, Fennel, Frankincense, Ginger,Helichrysum, Marjoram, Peppermint, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Thyme.


Narcotic-[nahr-kot-ik] Sleep inducing; In large doses intoxicating or poisonous.
EO's: Any essential oils can be poisonous when used improperly or when used in large doses.

Nervine-[nur-veen, -vahyn] Having a specific action on the nervous system; soothing the nerves.
EO's: Angelica, Clary sage, Juniper, Lemon balm, Lemongrass, Lime, Melissa, Patchouli, Roman chamomile, Rosemary, Sweet basil, Sweet marjoram, Vetiver, Ylang-Ylang.

Neurotoxic-[noor-oh-tok-sik, nyoor-]Poisonous to the nerve tissue, as to the brain or spinal cord.
EO's: Mugwort, Rue, Thuja, Wormseed.

Neurotoxin- [noor-oh-tok-sin, nyoor-] Poisonous to the nerve tissue, as to the brain or spinal cord.
EO's: Mugwort, Rue, Thuja, Wormseed.


Parasiticidal-[par-uh-sit-uh-sahyd-l] Discourages and eliminates parasites.
EO's: Caraway, Cinnamon, Clove, Eucalyptus,Fennel, Garlic, Geranium, Hyssop, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Melaleuca, Mountain Savory, Myrtle,Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary, Tangerine, Tarragon, Tea tree, Terebinth, Thyme.

Parturient-[pahr-toor-ee-uhnt, -tyoor-] Promotes and eases labor.
EO's: Clary sage, Jasmine, Juniper.

Pediculicidal-[puh-dik-yuh-luh-sahyd-l] Destroys lice.
EO's: Eucalyptus, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Rosemary.

Prophyactic-[proh-fuh-lak-tik, prof-uh-] Helps in defending or protecting from disease or infection.
EO's: Eucalyptus, Patchouli, Lemongrass, Sweet basil.

Purgative-[pur-guh-tiv] Causes evacuation of the bowels.
EO's: Anise, Black Pepper, Fir Needle.

/ Properties List / Top of Properties Larvicidal - Purgative
/ Abortifacient - Antidepressant / Antidiarrheal - Anti-putrefactive
/ Antipyretic - Astringent / Bactericidal - Catatonic
/ Decongestant - Expectorant / Febrifuge - Insecticidal
/ Larvicidal - Purgative / Regulator - Sudorific / Tonic - Vulnerary

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