Some essential oils are very toxic and should only be used internally on the advice of a qualified aroma therapist or naturopath.   Many of the oils are unsuitable to use if certain conditions exist, such as epilepsy or pregnancy.  Please note the caution contained at the end of each relevant entry.

Cederwood  (Juniperus virginiana:cedrus atlantica)


Antiseptic. Arthritis and rheumatism.

Urinary tract problems

Bronchitis, coughs and catarrh

Nervous tension, mental exhaustion and stress related problems.


CAUTION:  Not to be used internally.  Not to be used during pregnancy.  An irritant to some sensitive skin types