Essential oils have a very strong affinity with respiratory system and infections. These are the oils which from my research and experience inhibit a strong anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory and antibacterial activity on the respiratory system.
Anti-infectious essential oils can be utilized to prevent respiratory infections. Generally they are great to diffuse, in a personal inhaler and in a chest/upper back massage oil (1:1 dilution)
- Green Myrtle
Rich in oxides, monoterpenes and esters Green Myrtle essential oil is steam distilled from the leaves. It may be helpful with catarrhal conditions in which there is a build up of mucus in an airway which usually affects the nose, throat, or the sinuses. Green Myrtle may also help with bronchitis, spasmodic and chronic cough and respiratory infections. Green Myrtle essential oils is rare as the plants are harvested from the wild. Honest & Pure Green Myrtle is in Deep Breath synergy blend, combined with other incredible essential oils for respiratory support.
With over 250 unique components Cistus Essential oil antiviral, anti-infectious, antibacterial, antimicrobial, astringent, immune modulator/regulator, neurotonic and regulator of the parasympathetic nervous system.
According to research Eucalyptus essential oil exhibited strong bactericidal and anti-inflammatory activities. The essential oil is also an expectorant and stimulates bronchial secretions.
Thyme (Thyme thymol) essential oil consists of over 55 different components and has a broad anti-infectious activity, especially good against pathogenic activity and yeasts. Thyme essential oil is an immune stimulant and good for bronchitis.
Distilled from the clove buds essential oils is analgesic,anti-inflammatory, anti-infectious, broad-spectrum antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial, antioxidant, antispasmodic, antiviral, immunomodulatory, neurotonic, warming. Honest & Pure Germ Free synergy blends combines Clove with other essential oils which work together for best outcome.
Rich in Rich in the ester, bornyl acetate, and supported by monoterpenes Black Spruce essential oil is antibacterial, antifungal, anti-infectious4, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, expectorant, immune stimulating. Black Spruce is one of the main components of our Forest synergy blend.
Some of the anti-inflammatory essential oils are:
Written by Lena Isayev, B.A.,C.A.