HBNO™ Angel Bedtime
Ingredients : Lavender Oil (Lavandula angustifolia), Spanish Marjoram Oil (Thymus mastichina), Copaiba Oil (Copaifera Officinalis), Clary Sage Oil (Salvia Sclarea), Roman Chamomile (Anthemis Nobilis)
HBNO™ Angel Bedtime is an excellent blend to assist with sleep for individuals who wish to relax and calm themselves. Extremely soothing this oil can be diffused with a restful night or massaged into the temples for relaxation. Very soothing.
HBNO is pleased to offer HBNO™ Angel Bedtime essential oil blend in small packing to bulk and wholesale quantities. We can supply any amount of oil to anywhere in the world.
Lavender essential oil is one of the most favored and widely applied essential oil in the world. It has been associated with cleanliness since the inception of its name which comes from the Latin word lavare “to wash.” Native to the Mediterranean region, lavender quick spread throughout Europe and became popular from the 14th-19th century. The roots of current day aromatherapy are often traced to the French chemist Rene-Maurice Gattefosse, who plunged his hand into a bucket of lavender essential oil after accidentally burning himself. He was amazed at the rate of recovery and minimal scarring from the burn. Fascinated by his experience, he began to study the effects of essential oils on the body and used them in hospitals on soldiers during the First World War.
Lavender is one of the few essential oils that can be used undiluted. Lavender assists with all inflammations of the skin, palpitations, hypertension, convulsions, muscle spasms, pain related to - arthritis, sprains, strains - headache, menstruation, loss of hair, nausea, burns, acne, eczema, psoriasis, all wounds, scars, burns, sunburn, itching, heals open wounds, disinfects, stress, antidepressant, insomnia -- When in doubt, use lavender!
Lavender essential oil is analgesic, anticonvulsant, antidepressant, anti inflammatory, hypotensive, antirheumatic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, decongestant, anticoagulant, deodorant, anti-toxic, diuretic, restorative, sedative, and nervine
Lavender vs. Caffeine Agitation (Buchbauer et al., 1994)
University of Vienna found that diffusing lavender oil into the air reduced the agitation of test subjects injected with caffeine. Lavender outperformed its two main constituents, linalol and
linalyl acetate, suggesting a synergistic effect.
Lavender Improves Sleep (G. Cannard, 1993)
A study at the Tullamore General Hospital in Ireland applied one drop of a lavender oil blend to each of the four corners of patients' mattresses. The lavender oil blend was also vaporized into
the air during the night.
Lavender for Sleep (Wolfe, 1996)
A study published in the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry reported results of a pilot study of two patients with dementia. Nighttime aromatherapy with the essential oils of lavender
and Roman chamomile increased the duration of one patient's sleep and resulted in the second patient being taken off sleep medication.
Lavender for Daytime Alertness (Hudson, 1995)
One drop of lavender oil was applied to the pillows of nine elderly patients for one week each night. Eight of the nine patients reported improved wakefulness and alertness during the day, suggesting improved and higher quality sleep at night.
Lavender vs. Insomnia (Hardy et al., 1995)
A study published in The Lancet reported on using lavender oil to treat geriatric patients with chronic insomnia. Researchers found that inhalation of ambient lavender oil outperformed medications in improving sleep duration and quality. No side effects were reported.
The Sense of Smell Institute
New York, in conjunction with Wesleyan University, has tested the effects of lavender on nighttime sleep and found that it improved sleep in men and women. (2004-02-04) In the study, Namni Goel found that lavender increased the amount of time subjects spend in slow wave, or deep sleep, resulting in increased energy and alertness the next day.
Lavender vs. Cognitive Abilities (Knasko,1992)
A randomized controlled study tested the effect of lavender aroma on 92 adults. Researchers found that subjects in the lavender group displayed better cognitive abilities and better moods than the unscented control group.
Lavender vs. Anxiety (Diego et al., 1999)
A University of Miami study administered 3 minutes of aromatherapy to 40 healthy adults. Researchers found that subjects exposed to lavender aromas were less depressed and scored higher on mathematical tests (performing faster and more accurately). Subjects also exhibited increased beta waves in the brain and exhibited lower anxiety scores.
Lavender vs. Cholesterol (Nikolaevskii et al., 1990)
Inhalation of lavender reduced atherosclerotic plaques on the walls of the aorta (the chief blood supply to the brain) even though it did not reduce cholesterol levels in the blood.
Lavender vs. Blood Pressure (Romine et al., 1999)
A University of Alaska study found that lavender reduced blood pressure. In this randomized controlled clinical trial on 20 healthy men, scientists found that 10 minutes of lavender inhalation resulted in lower systolic and diastolic blood pressures, lower arterial pressures, and slower heart rates compared with the control group.
Lavender vs. Senility (Holmes et al., 2002)
A placebo-controlled University of Southampton School of Medicine study found that diffused lavender oil was effective in treating agitated behavior caused by dementia. Five percent of people over age 65 and 20% of people over age 80 have senile dementia.
Lavender vs. Dementia
Two percent lavender oil solution was diffused for two hours on alternate days. Sixty percent of patients showed an improvement. Thirty-three percent of patients showed no change.
Lavender vs. Inflammation (Hajhashemi et al., 2003)
A study conducted by the Isfahan University of Medical Sciences tested the effect of ingested lavender oil on inflammation. Test subjects fed 200 mg/K body weight of lavender oil displayed substantially reduced inflammation (as shown by carrageenan-induced edema).
Lavender vs. Fungi (Inouye et al., 2003)
A Teikyo University study in Japan found that diffusing essential oils "appears to offer promise" for inhalation therapy of respiratory tract infection. Fumigation of rooms for prevention of aerial infection. Researchers found that diffusing lavender oil (10 mg per Liter of air or 0.7 ppm) was more than needed (0.3 ppm) to suppress the growth of pathogenic fungi on surfaces.
Originating in China, marjoram soon became naturalized in Europe and Egypt. The Greeks and Romans would crown newlyweds with marjoram as a symbol of love and honor, and the Greek botanical name oreganum translates to “joy of the mountain.” Marjoram was widely thought to be an antidote to poison . Sprigs were hung in dairy to keep the air fresh and to enhance cleanliness and smell.
Marjoram essential oil is known for its powerful antioxidant activity. It has been shown to be effective as a scavenger of free radicals (Palaniswamy, 2011). This in turn makes marjoram desirable as an anti-aging and anti cancer agent. It also works as an expectorant, helping with bronchitis, coughs, and other respiratory conditions. The oils antiseptic properties are extremely pronounced, ideal for the treatment of fungal and bacterial infections. The pain relieving compounds prevalent in marjoram are effective for the treatment of arthritis, muscular spasms, bruises, headaches, migraines, and sore muscles. It is also a strong sedative that stimulates the region of the brain called the "Raphe nucleus," stimulating the release of serotonin, improving mood and helping us sleep better.
Marjoram essential oil is analgesic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, digestive, expectorant, hypotensive, nervine, sedative, tonic, restorative, sedative, anti bacterial
Copaiba essential oil is derived from the resin of trees native to South America. The oil is harvested without harming the trees, simply draining the resin, much as in maple from maple trees. The oil is anti inflammatory and antibacterial. It is considered to act as an analgesic (pain relieving), vulnerary agent (healing the skin), stop fungal growth, increase the health of both the hair and skin, act as an astringent, and boost immunity.
Roman chamomile is a short growing perennial shrub that produces very little chamazulene, so the resulting color of the oil is a pale yellow. Roman chamomile has been used for over 2,000 years. Ancient monks planted this species of chamomile on “raised beds” that were created in gardens to lay invalids upon and relieve depression. Edward III used chamomile to scent his clothes and linen, while Elizabethans used the herb strewn out to rid areas of foul smells. It has a profoundly calming effect on the nervous system.
Roman chamomile essential oil helps to alleviate depression and anxiety with its unique sweet apple like aroma. It is also a powerful anti inflammatory agent, relieving a host of issues including : Asthma, allergies, headache, migraine, boils, acne, dermatitis, arthritis, bursitis, sprains, neuralgia, burns, blisters, wounds ulcers, broken capillaries, herpes, psoriasis, gastritis, gastritis, toothache, menopause, and chronic infections.
Roman chamomile essential oil is analgesic, anticonvulsant, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, anti-neuralgic, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, anti parasitic, anti spasmodic, anti-allergic, carminative, emmenagogue, febrifuge, sedative, tonic, and antioxidant.
Clary sage is native to the Mediterranean. Sage’s etymology trace back to the Latin sclarea, meaning “clear” due to the plants high esteem for curing ailments. The Egyptians recommended the herb for infertility, and it was popular with the Greeks and Romans would believe it extended life. It was called ‘sacred herb’ by the Romans. The chinese would imbibe sage tea as they too believed it would increase longevity.
Clary sage acts on the nervous system as a sedative, nerve tonic, anxiety, tension, headaches, and insomnia. For skin, clary sage essential oil fights Inflammation, tones the skin, good for mature dull skin, controls excess sebum production, alleviates dry itchy skin and is an effective deodorant, reducing profuse sweating. Clary sage has an affinity for women as it stimulates menstrual flow, uterine tonic, encourages labor, PMS symptoms, frigidity, hormonal irritability, hot flashes, muscle spasms, and cramps. It also is a helps with aches and pains, varicose veins, broken capillaries, arthritis, rheumatisms, is a powerful muscle relaxant, and hypertension. acne,dandruff, hair loss, and varicose veins. It is also effective for hair treatment.
Clary sage essential oil is anticonvulsant, antidepressant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, astringent, deodorant, digestive, emmenagogue, anti inflammatory, hypotensive, nervine, sedative, tonic.
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