Essential oils are volatile, plant phyto-hormones. They are found in different parts of a plant’s anatomy. They can exist in the seeds, leaves, branches, wood, bark, roots, berries, flowers, sap, needles, and peels. They each carry their own individual characteristics.
Rest assured, Source Vitál, over its 20 years of experience, has perfected the science of securing the most remarkable essential oils. We are nothing short of fanatical about all of our raw ingredients, including essential oils and vegetal carrier oils. Source Vitál is your trusted supplier of individual plant oils, for all of your aromatherapy needs.
Nature has provided mankind with a tremendously powerful & diverse materia medica. Of the thousands of plants that populate the Earth, only a few hundred produce essential oils.SHOPNatural Remedies
We bring you 100% natural remedies, alternatives to the synthetic products that are on the market today. For most day-to-day ailments, you need not resort to pharmaceutical or petrochemical products.SHOP
These natural, all vegetal oils are commonly known as "carrier oils". Even though they have their own nutritious adn vibrant properties and are often used alone, they blend well with pure essential oils, achieving specific purposes.SHOPDiffusion Blends
Diffusion Blends are mixtures of our pure essential oils for use in electric diffusers. They are diffused in work places & homes for their fragrance & therapeutic benefits. SHOP
This pure, undiluted oil is originally cultivated from Haiti. Often used instead of Sandalwood for its aroma & affordability.
Amyris is often referred to as the "poor man's" Sandalwood or West Indian Sandalwood.
It is commonly used as a more economic substitute for Sandlwood Mysore for scent; however, the properties and chemistry are very different. Amyris is used more in soaps and perfumes.Uses of Amyris Essential Oil
Haiti/West IndiesPhysical Description
Pale yellow transparent color with a light syrupy consistency.Aromatic Description
Amyris as a soft cedar note, warm, slightly musty with a hint of vanilla.Biological Makeup and Components
valerianol, caryphyllene, cadinene, cadinol, elemolExtraction Technique
Amyris is extracted by steam distillation from the woodInformation for Aromatherapists
This oil is a base note and blends well with Bergamot, Cedarwood, Citronella, Lavandin, Oakmos, Orange, Pine, Vetiver, Ylang ylang & other wood oilsSafety Info
Our Amyris Essential Oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions
Less well known than many other essential oils, Galbanum has been around for centuries as an herbal remedy & is often mentioned in the Bible. Ours is 100% pure.
Although less well known than many of the more familiar essential oils, Galbanum has been around for centuries as an herbal remedy and mentioned often in the Bible.
Today it is used primarily in perfumery such as Chanel No. 19, as well as soap, candles and applications in skin care products.Uses of Galbanum Essential Oil
TurkeyHistory and Background
Galbanum is one of the few essential oils referenced in the Old Testament and Egyptian papyri. It was used in Egpyt for religious ceremonies and embalming.
Galbanum is one of the ingredients of the sacred incense or Qetoret used by the temple priests of the Jews and believed to elevate a person and connect him to his higher self.
Galbanum was also used as an annointing oil in religious ceremonies. The Romans and Greeks called on Galbanum to scent baths, incense, and to use for their skin care, such as balms and perfumery.Physical Description
Galbanum is colorless to pale yellow to olive green in color with a thin consistency.Aromatic Description
Deep, green, woody scent with balsamic undertoneBiological Makeup and Components
Pinene, cadinol, cadinene, myrcene, limonene, terpinolene, linalool, borneol, fenchoneExtraction Technique
Steam distillation of the resin of the plantInformation for Aromatherapists
Galbanum is a top note. It blends well with Benzoin, Carrot seed, Fir, Geranium, Lavender, Pine, Rose, Spruce and oriental oils.
Our Galbanum essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers or carrier oils.Cautions
This particular version of Geranium is from Madagascar. It shares the same aromatherapy benefits & rosey smell as a regular Geranium.
This is a special version of Geranium from Madagascar. This oil's scent smells reminiscent of roses.
In aromatherapy, there are many uses for Geranium. It will help with the appearance of eczema, athlete's foot, bruises, and burns. Known for encouraging a feeling of balance, it is favored in many of our skin care products.
This essential oil is the perfect choice for stress and tension release. It is mildly sedative, as well as uplifting. Geranium is also said to soothe conflicts, broken hearts, and balance emotions.Uses of Geranium de Madagascar Essential Oil
MadagascarHistory and Background
This oil has all of the properties of regular Geranium and is used in the perfumery industry.
Geranium is mentioned by the ancient Egyptians, who reportedly used the plant extensively in their skin care and medicines.
During the reign of England's Queen Victoria, the plant was brought to Europe, where it was a hit. Victorians used the leaves and flowers in desserts, teas, and other sweets.
Geranium oil is similar to Rose oil in scent, giving it another reason for popularity. One must be careful when buying Rose oil to make sure it is not adulterated with Geranium.Physical Description
Pale yellow-green to green oilAromatic Description
Fresh, herbaceous, spicy, minty and rose-like aroma.Biological Makeup and Components
citronellol, geraniol, linalool, citronellyl formate, p-menthoneExtraction Technique
Steam distilled leaves.Information for Aromatherapists
Geranium is a good fixative and a middle note. It blends well with Bergamot, Cedarwood, Lime, Frankincense, Jasmine, Lavender, Ylang Ylang, Chamomile, Orange, Rosemary, Clary Sage, Grapefruit, and Clove.
Our Geranium de Madagascar essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions
This powerful collection of aromatherapy products brings holistic wellness into your home. Forget OTC remedies & mix your own blends to fight common complaints.
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This powerful collection of all-natural aromatherapy products includes everything needed to keep your family feeling happy and healthy.
We’ve included a sampling of our most coveted aromatherapy blends and 4 of the most universally popular and beneficial essential oils to care for a wide range of common household complaints from minor cuts and bruises to mental fatigue and stress.
This aromatherapy kit includes:
First Aid Spray (1.01 oz.)
Allevia Natural Elixir (0.23 oz.)
Breathe Easy Natural Elixir (0.23 oz.)
Euphoria Natural Elixir (0.23)
Analgesic Bath & Body Oil (1.18 oz.)
Lavender Essential Oil (0.4 oz.)
Lemon Essential Oil (0.4 oz.)
Peppermint Essential Oil (0.4 oz.)
Rosemary Essential Oil (0.4 oz.)
Botanical Carrier Oil:
Safflower Seed Oil - High-Oleic (4.46 oz.)
Specially formulated without any synthetic colors, fragrances, harsh chemicals, petrochemicals or pharmaceuticals, this bundle contains holistic solutions that are gentle yet effective for the entire family.
This spray was formulated for those times when a minor injury needs very light touch. Cools, cleanses, gently tingles and calms skin irritations such as rashes, insect bites, burns, cuts and bruises. For some, it is an excellent insect repellent. First Aid Spray smells as good as it feels!
Caution: Avoid eye area. If skin is broken, some stinging may occur.
Patch test on children under 5.
When your head is pounding or your stomach is queasy, this exclusive, aromatic blend helps you feel a little more balanced so you can get through the day. Each and every natural ingredient in Allevia has been carefully chosen for their beneficial properties to help the head and tummy feel better. Try it as an excellent quick-fix for bad breath.Caution: Avoid the eye area. Not for children under 6.
This aromatic blend is effective for the temporary relief of stuffiness that occurs with colds, flu, sinus & allergies. Its aroma encourages deep breathing which is useful when experiencing respiratory issues. A refreshing and penetrating treat!
Caution: Avoid the eye area. Not for children under 6.
Euphoria is an uplifted state of being. This blend of essential oils helps take the edge off of daily stresses and dramas. Whether in heavy traffic, before a public speaking engagement, or trying not to lose your temper, this blend will help you feel a more centered, balanced, euphoric.
Experience the feeling of relief from common aches and pains with our most popular natural elixir blend of pure essential oils and plant carrier oils for the bath or massage. Eucalyptus, Juniper, and Spearmint reduce the feeling of inflammation and poor circulation while you indulge in the luxurious ritual of an aromatherapy bath. Use anytime something's hurting.
Caution: Avoid use during pregnancy.
Lavender is known as a universal oil, good for its wide range of beneficial uses. Extremely soothing and calming, apply to burns, breathe deeply to relax, use in household products such as linens, as a natural insect repellent, and on and on.
Note: Safe to use on all ages from newborns to the very elderly.
From an ingredient in household cleaning spray to a purifying facial toner, this versatile oil is fresh and light! This antiseptic oil, may be mixed with water, baking soda, or vinegar for cleaning bathrooms and kitchens. Sprinkle on your air conditioning filter to scent your house.
Caution: Do not apply directly to your skin, especially when you will be out in the sun. This oil can be an irritant, so patch test. Always dilute with a carrier, such as our Safflower Oil.
Children under 12 should avoid this oil.
Stimulating and cooling, peppermint is a perfect pick-me-up. Apply to palms of hands, rub and breathe deeply. Peppermint is also known as a great option to soothe a variety of aches and pains.
Caution: May be applied directly to skin but patch testing is recommended. Avoid eye area, fumes are strong.
Not for children under 6.
This oil is a mental stimulant, good for waking you up in the morning or for a mid-afternoon pick-me-up. Rub a couple of drops between palms of hands, breathe deeply. Great for clearing the mind and concentration.
Caution: Spot test if using directly on the skin.
Children under 6 should avoid this oil.
This natural oil is a perfect "carrier" for most essential oils. Blend it individually with the Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint, and Rosemary essential oils or mix and match to care for a specific condition. Light and odorless, this also makes for a great massage oil.
First Aid Spray
Spray directly on minor first aid issues that do not require immediate medical attention.
Great for use on sunburns, rashes, diaper rash, insect bites and stings, burns, bruises, cuts and scratches. Also great for use after receiving waxing service.
Allevia Natural Elixir
Breathe Easy Natural Elixir
Euphoria Natural Elixir
Analgesic Bath & Body Oil
Safflower Seed Oil (High-Oleic)
Safflower is excellent for use in massage or as a base oil to add in essential oils.
A general rule of thumb for mixing essential oils into carrier oils is to dilute approximately one milliliter of essential oil into 100 milliliters of carrier or base oil. Some essential oils may require more or less, depending on potency.
All Source Vitál Apothecary essential oils, natural elixirs and botanical oil blends are 100% pure and natural. They are free of any harsh and harmful chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, or fillers.Cautions
Lavender essential oil is colorless to pale yellow in color. Its aroma is fresh, herbaceous, soft, floral, and bittersweet. The oil can is extremely versatile and can be used for skin care, babies, room aromatics, and much more.
Lavender is the most versatile of all essential oils, in fact it is considered the universal oil. Non-toxic, non-irritating, it is safe for all skin types and has a nearly endless list of uses and benefits. Many cultures have long employed Lavender oil in folk remedies praising its powerful purifying and soothing properties.Uses of Lavender Essential Oil
FranceHistory and Background
In Chinese Medicine, cool/dry energy, cool, dispersing and relaxing benefits heat and inflammation, regulates and cools overheated liver, soothes and supports Heart Qi, releases blocked energy within Wood element to smooth flow of Qi. Received in the throat area of the body. Relates to the 5th chakra, which is aligned with healing.
Encourages full expression of self, calms nerves that results in shyness and embarrassment.Physical Description
Lavender essential oil is pale yellow in color while the absolute oil process captures the color constituents of the flowers, making it deep green-blue in color.Aromatic Description
Lavender essential oil has a refreshing, slightly medicinal scent that is softened by earthy, floral sweetness.Biological Makeup and Components
Linalyl acetate (up to 40%), linalol (40%), lavandulol, lavandulyl acetate, terpineol, cineol, limonene, ocimene, caryophyllene. Components vary according to source. High altitudes tend to produce higher ester content.Extraction Technique
Lavender essential oil is extracted by steam distillation of the fresh, flowering tops of the plant.Information for Aromatherapists
Lavender essential oil is a middle note and blends well with most oils, especially citrus and florals as well as these following oils: Cedarwood, Clove, Clary Sage, Pine, Geranium, Vetiver and Patchouli.
Our Lavender essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions
Peppermint essential oil is very penetrating, grassy, camphoraceous, fresh, cool, pungent, sweet, clean, and minty and is used to battle acne, toothaches, nausea, migraines, and more.
Peppermint is one of the most universally-loved essential oils, known best for its stimulating aroma and uplifting aromatherapy properties. A must-have oil in any home or professional aromatherapy kit.Uses of Peppermint Essential Oil
IndiaHistory and Background
In Chinese medicine, cool/dry energy, earth and wood element, circulates Qi, clears hot phlegm, stimulates nerves and brain, stimulates Stomach and intestinal Qi. Psychologically, enhances receptive capacities on mental and spiritual level. Good for those needing inspiration and insight, facilitates “digestion” of new ideas and emotional tolerance.Physical Description
Peppermint essential oil is pale yellow or greenish color.Aromatic Description
Peppermint essential oil is described as very penetrating, grassy, camphor-like, fresh, cool, pungent, sweet, clean, minty.Biological Makeup and Components
Menthol (29-48%), menthone (20-31%), mentyl acetate, menthofuran, limonene, pulegone, cineol.Extraction Technique
Steam distillation from flowering herb.Information for Aromatherapists
Peppermint essential oil is a top note. Blends well with benzoin, rosemary, lavender, marjoram, lemon, eucalyptus and other mints. Up to 2% in blends.
Our Peppermint essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions
Stressed out & Overworked? This mix of pure essential oils is specially blended to help you take a step back & let it all go. One of our most popular formulas.
This blend helps you step back and take another look at what is stressing you out. Maybe some of the things that drive us crazy won't seem as important as they did.Uses of Stress Relief Essential Oil Blend
Coloress in appearance.Aromatic Description
This blend has a green, outdoorsy aroma.Ingredients
100% pure, undiluted blend of essential oils of Petitgrain (petitgrain bigarade), Marjoram Spanish (thymus mastichina), Lavender (lavandual angustifolia), Pine (pinus sylvestris), Melissa (melissa officinalis) & Basil Sweet (ocimum basilicum).
Our essential oil blends are 100% pure and natural. They are free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions