Top 20 Essential Oils To Relieve Pain And Inflammation


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11. Peppermint

Peppermint is another good choice for stopping general pain from muscles and joints, headaches and stomachaches. This herb is generally consumed as a tea for stomach pain but makes a terrific mouth rinse when mixed with water for stopping tooth or gum pain.


12.  Wintergreen

You are probably thinking that wintergreen is only a flavor for candy, but this powerful oil can do so much more than make an interesting stick of gum! Wintergreen is a very effective remedy for the treatment of menstrual cramps, nerve pain, headaches, and stomach aches. This oil has analgesic compounds that are very similar to aspirin.


13.  Rosemary

Break off a sprig of fresh rosemary and you can’t help but smile. This oil has powerful analgesic and anti-spasmodic compounds that make it perfect for sports injuries, back pain, headaches, muscle pain and joint stiffness.


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14.  Yarrow

Good for muscle aches and joint pain, this powerful analgesic pain reliever has powerful anti-inflammatory compounds that many people find to be soothing and almost restorative in its powers.


15.  Thyme

This is yet another good oil for backaches, sports injuries, joint pain and muscle aches. This is another strong oil which you should dilute before using on the skin.

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