A nasal application oil that can save you from virus-bacteria causing infections through its unique natural effective action of being antiviral- fumigant and antibiotic.
Cold-pressed Coconut oil and Steam distilled essential oil of camphor leaves. The camphor essential oil is diluted in cold-pressed coconut oil.
How Camphor Essential oil benefits –
Steam distilled camphora leaves essential oil show evidence of a number of biological properties such as insecticidal, antiviral, antimicrobial, anti-tussive, etc.
During times of cold cough & flu that is viral in nature and causes respiratory illness – apply oil with your index finger gently in the inner walls of the nasal passage when you go to bed, step out of the house, office or car to breathe easy and stay in comfort. You can apply 3-4 times a day as needed.
During these unseen times – if you feel you have been attacked by the virus- Apply the camphor oil in the nasal airways and take steam. Follow this 3-4 times a day but surely at the bedtime. Cover yourself and sleep. Follow this for minimum 5 days. Camphor is a strong skin penetrator and therefore application makes way to the body inside & may help recover. See the doctor if the condition do not improve.
Application on Children
Camphor or menthol has been in use as a topical anti-tussive on children above the age of 2 years. Hence the SNAANA camphora oil can be used on children to ease flu – congestion related symptoms.
For children below 2 years – apply 1- 2 drops on cloths near the neck and sleeves instead of applying in the nasal airways directly.
A coveted-traditionally used ingredient
Camphora oil was extensively used as a fumigant during Black Death times in Europe in the 14th century. Camphor is used in religious rituals to purify the air. It is a strong insecticidal.
Making of the camphor oil and sustainability
It is a sustainable and environment friendly. It is made with camphor tree leaves and not the camphor wood. It takes 85kgs of camphor leaves to produce 1 Kilogram of its oil and crystals.
Often the camphor available in the market is a synthetic made hence it is much cheaper than steam distilled plant leaves derived camphor oil.
Our human bodies connect easily with Mother Nature and hence natural plant derived oils are highly therapeutic than the synthetically made camphor oil.
Precaution and Care for the product
- Do not use on patients that experience asthma or epilepsy disorders.
- Do not ingest the oil. It easily gets absorbed in the body through the skin. The oil can be used to ingest under the guidance of a medical/ayurvedic practitioner.
- Always airtight the bottle after use to retain the potency of the oil as camphor oil is highly volatile. Keep it away from sunlight.
- Camphor is flammable so keep the bottle away from fire.
If you are allergic to camphor – avoid its usage. Though the product is absolutely free from chemicals and preservatives, we suggest you do a patch test before using it as a regular product.