Pure, natural wild-harvested Essential Oils sourced from organic farms around the world.
Au Natural Organics offers a comprehensive range of organic essential oil and blends .They can be used in health, beauty and aromatherapy as well as in natural household cleaning recipes and soap making.
From their use in natural anti-aging products to cleansing blends for mind and body, essential oils are becoming more widely known. The wonderful organic alternatives to the chemical-laden products that fill our lives and can potentially cause harm. Learn more about Au Natural’s versatile essential oil.
African wormwood is a native of South Africa and, although commonly found in that area, it is a relatively new species (and oil) to the United States. It’s one of the oldest plants used by South Africans and it is often found in the herb garden.
Ammi visnaga, commonly known as khella, is a powerful and potent herb which has been used since the time of the ancient Egyptians. The Egyptians made a tea with the fruit of Ammi visnaga and today a tea can still be prepared from a tincture of the plant. The plant khella is related the Queen Anne's Lace (Daucus carota) and it is very similar in appearance. However, it is a lot more potent herb.
Khella essential oil has a deep earthy, slightly floral aroma which pairs well with citrus top note essential oils, or lemon-based essential oils.
Bergamot Essential Oil
Bergamot essential oil is an uplifting citrus oil favored for its skincare uses and its pleasing fruity aroma which can uplift and soothe one’s spirit. It blends well with other citrus essential oils to create wonderful mixed aromas.
A native to the mountains of western South Africa, Buchu, as it is commonly known, gives up its leaves to produce an essential oil. The oil glands are located within the leaves and, when distilled, produce a rue/peppermint-like aroma and essential oil. The essential oil also has an earthy and medicinal note.
Cistus, commonly known as rock rose, produces a sticky brown resin called labdanum which is highly prized in perfumery making. Cistus essential oil, however, is extracted from the leaves and twigs of the plant and produces a distinctly different essential oil.
Citronella Essential Oil
Often known for its properties in repelling insects, Citronella can be used to create wonderfully uplifting oil that is great for treating oily skin. The essential oil has a sharp, lemon-y aroma that can be combined with citrus and some flower oils for greater benefits. One uncommon yet proven use for the oil is that it can be used to calm barking dogs.
Clove Bud Essential Oil
The traditional spice can also be used to make a powerful essential oil with a wonderful aroma that can be used to treat damaged and oily skin. Clove bud oil is very high in antioxidants and thus can be added to other oils for this benefit. Clove essential oil has a sweet, spicy aroma that is favorable to many, and blends well with other citrus and spice oils.
The cypress tree is a well known feature of the Mediterranean countryside and, indeed, it has featured in many famous paintings, including those of Claude Monet (184 – 1926). It has been used for thousands of years in medicine, and as incense for religious rituals. The Tibetians still use it as a purifier.
Geranium essential oil is a middle note oil and is a “jack-of-all-trades.” It is adaptable for many different situations and, when combined with other essential oils, has the ability to soothe both the body and the mind. It a favorite essential oil of women.
Our pure, organic Gurjun Balsam oil is wild harvested by our partners in Indonesia. It is obtained from the Dipterocarpus turbinatus tree and can be used as a perfume oil, for aromatherapy, massage or in natural health and beauty recipes. It adds a pleasing woody fragrance to any product and is often used in candlemaking as a fragrance oil.
Additionally this oil has been used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine for treating many ailments. A simple internet search will reveal many benefits to Gurjun balsam oil and we encourage you to learn more!
Helichrysum Essential Oil
Helichrysum is a relatively new essential oil compared to some of the more traditional essential oils. That said it is can be used in a variety of ways to treat various skin conditions, joint and muscle aches, and damaged hair. One use for it is to treat sun burns as it has strong antioxidant properties that are good for the skin. It’s honey-like aroma is a favorite for skincare and perfume products, and blends very well with lavender oil.