The part of the plant that is used often times will correlate to the part of the human body where it is used or is most beneficial.
Of course, essential oils will affect the whole body to varying degrees depending on the expected applications purpose.
Flowers/Blossoms affect the nervous and endocrine systems, which means, these oils have a calming, relaxing, intoxicating, aphrodisiac and spiritual reaction.
Some of those oils are rose, jasmine, neroli, ylang ylang, chamomiles, lavender and clary sage.
Flowers/Plants affect the nervous and endocrine systems with a stimulating, energizing, refreshing affect.
Some of those oils are basil, peppermint, spearmint, rosemary, lavender and thyme.
Leaves affect the respiratory system to help with breathing, opening and cleansing of the system.
Some of those oils are eucalyptus, geranium, myrtle, petitgrain and tea tree.
Also included in this list are the needle oils, which are the firs, pine and spruce.
Fruit/Peel/Rinds affect the cardiovascular (heart and blood) and the lymphatic (elimination) systems to help with well-being, warming and uplifting.
Some of those oils are bergamot, orange, lemon, mandarin and grapefruit.
Fruit/Seeds affect the digestive and lymphatic systems with balancing and revitalizing. Some of those oils are caraway, carrot, cumin and black pepper.
Roots affect the intestinal system to help with grounding and connecting to Mother Earth. Some of those oils are angelica root vetiver, ginger and valerian.
Wood/Resins affect the endocrine system with energy, inner strength, balancing. Some of those wood oils are camphor, cedar, rosewood and sandalwood.
Some of those resin oils are; elemi, frankincense, myrrh and for bark the oil is cinnamon.
There are approximately 450 essential oils produced around the world for use in any variety of applications.
Essential oils mainly used in industry for food, flavoring, perfumery, but are also used for manufacturing many other products.
Only about 150 essential oils used in Therapeutic Aromatherapy. In addition, of those 150, approximately 50 are those that will be useful for 95% of the applications necessary for the majority of health concerns.
For beginners starting out using essential oils, only about 10-12 are necessary to accommodate the everyday needs of most families.
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