Precautions Regarding Oils
Pure essential oils are highly concentrated and must be used with care, paying particular attention to the following recommendations:
Don't use undiluted on the skin
Don't take internally
Don't exceed the stated dose
Keep out of childrens reach
Keep away from eyes
Always consult your GP on cases of illnesses
If pregnant or epileptic seek medical advice
Don't use in conjunction with homeopathic remedies without advice.
Store in cool, dark conditions
Keep cap tightly closed
Oils to avoid
Pregnancy: Aniseed, Basil, Camphor, Clary Sage, Clove, Hyssop, Juniper, Marjoram, Myrr, Sage, Thyme.
Epilepsy: Camphor, Sweet Fennel, Hyssop, Sage.
High Blood Pressure: Hyssop, Sage, Thyme.
Prior to exposure to sunshine: Citrus Oils, Allspice Berry, Angelica Root,
With Alcohol: Clary Sage.
Babies and children
Babies and children can greatly benefit from the use of essential oils but care should be taken to use the oils in greater dilution. For older children use half the adult doseage and for babies and children under five use only one drop.