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Prepare Your Own Oil Rub & Get Rid Of Headaches Instantly

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Headache is one of the most common health problems which every other person experiences. Popping in pain-relieving tablets is one of the easiest ways we resort to in order to get rid of headaches. But do you know that popping in painkillers everytime you have a headache is bad?

So for conditions like this, going the natural way is always the best. In order to get rid of headaches, blending a few essential oils makes a good rub that helps ease headaches instantly. All that one needs are peppermint essential oil, clove essential oil, ginger essential oil, wintergreen essential oil and coconut or jojoba oil.

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Peppermint oil is known to relax the muscles and thus helps in easing headaches. Yet another ingredient, clove oil contains a componet called eugenol which is known to treat pain effectively. Ginger is well known for its anti-inflammatory properties; hence, when mixed with other essential oils, it enhances the pain-relieving process.

Also when coconut oil or jojoba oil is mixed with these essential oils it helps in diluting the essential oils and provides the right treatment for headaches without causing any irritation.

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So the next time you have a headache just have these essentail oils handy, quickly infuse them and apply for quick relief.

We have listed the way to make the correct infusion that helps in providing the best natural cure for headaches. Take a look.


1. Peppermint Oil:

Take about 7-8 drops of peppermint oil.


2. Wintergreen Essential Oil:

Add 7-8 drops of wintergreen essential oil to it.


3. Clove Oil:

Add about 4-5 drops of clove oil.


4. Ginger Essential Oil:

Add 5 drops of ginger oil.


5. Coconut Oil:

Add about two teaspoons of coconut oil or jojoba oil for diluting purpose.


6. Blending Oil:

Blend all these oils in a container. Apply it over your temples and also you neck.


7. Rub Blended Oil:

Gently rub the oil. It helps in providing a soothing effect and ease the pain instantly.

Read more about: headache, oil, peppermint, ginger
Story first published: Monday, December 19, 2016, 17:30 [IST]
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