Glossary

Acne
Skin disease that results in the appearance of red pimples and blackheads

Softener
Which decreases irritation

Allergizing
which can cause allergies

Analgesic
that suppresses or alleviates pain sensitivity

Anesthetic
which makes the sensation of pain disappear

Analgesic
that calms the pain

Antibacterial
which prevents the growth of bacteria

Anticatarrhal
which prevents or cures catarrh

Antidepressive
which prevents depression

Pain killer
that suppresses or relieves pain

Anti-fatigue
which alleviates fatigue

Antifungal
that destroys or prevents the growth of molds

Anti hematoma
which makes the appearance of bruises disappear

Anti-infective
that fights infection and infectious diseases

Anti-inflammatory
which fights inflammation

Antioxidant
which slows down or prevents the oxidation process

Pest control
which is intended to treat diseases caused by parasites

Anti dandruff
which fights the formation of hair dandruff

Antiseptic
that prevents infection by destroying germs

Antispasmodic
which prevents spamses and convulsions

Antitussive
that fights cough

Antiulcer
that treats the ulcer

Anti-aging
which delays aging, especially the aging of the skin

Antiviral
which acts against the multiplication of a virus

Aphrodisiac
that excites sexual desire

Aromatherapist
specialist in aromatherapy or essential oil medicine

Arthritis
joint disease of inflammatory origin

Osteoarthritis
chronic painful condition of the joints caused by deterioration of cartilage

Sanitizing
purifying, which makes you healthy

Bactericidal
that kills bacteria

Bronchitis
inflammation of the bronchi

Calming
which calms pain, nervous excitement

Catarrh
inflammation of the mucous membranes causing excessive secretion

Cellulite
fat deposits usually in the thighs or buttocks

Healing
which helps to heal

Cold compress
piece of gauze used to heal wounds, allowing healing to be protected from germs and bumps
Congestion
rush of blood to part of the body

Dermatitis
inflammation of the skin

Dermocaustic
which causes burns of the skin and mucous membranes

Disinfectant
which is used to disinfect, purify

Deodorant
which gets rid of bad smells

Streamer

small device that propagates essential oils in the air

Dilute
to dilute, to spread a substance in a liquid

Distill
extracting the most volatile products from a mixture by transforming them into a vaporizer

Emmenagogue
that causes or facilitates menstrual flow

Emollient
that softens and calms inflammation or pain

Expectorant
which facilitates the rejection of the products formed in the respiratory tract

Febrifuge
that relieves fever

Fungicide
which eliminates parasitic fungi

WEEKLY
Botanically and Biochemically Defined Essential Oil

Hematoma
or blue, accumulation of blood in skin tissue, due to vascular damage

Hemostatic
stops bleeding

Essential oil
product obtained from the distillation of vegetable raw materials (leaves, rhizomes, flowers, bark, etc.)

Vegetable oil
product obtained from the extraction of a plant whose seeds, nuts, almonds or fruits contain lipids

Hypertension
excessive blood pressure

Infection

invasion of the organism by a foreign agent

Inflammation

result of the body’s defense phenomena against trauma or infection, manifested in the form of pain, heat, redness …

Insect repellent
which repels insects

Lotion
liquid care preparation to be applied to the skin or hair to care for and maintain

Mucolytic
which thins bronchial secretions, serous discharge from otitis and sinusitis

Mucous

membrane that lines the inner wall of hollow organs (digestive tract, bronchi, genitals; mouth)

Neuralgic
relating to the pain felt on the path of a sensory nerve

Photosensitizer
that causes a skin reaction on exposure to light

Plexus
concentration of intricate and intricately connected vessels and nerves present in the shoulder, neck, tailbone and lower back

Cold pressure

pressure without heating, using a hydraulic press

Endocrine regulator
which regulates the endocrine system, i.e. all the organs that secrete hormones

Repellent
that pushes back

Conditioner
that revitalizes, rejuvenates, gives a more youthful effect

Rhizome
underground stem filled with food reserve, with leaves in the form of small scales

Sedative
calming, moderator

Bath salt
fragrant mixture of mineral salts, added to bath water

Spray
spray, liquid to be sprayed into the air

Stimulating
which increases physical or mental activity

Spasmolytic
which suppresses spasms

Tonic
which restores tone

Toxic
poison

Venous
which concerns the veins

Vermifuge
that kills intestinal worms