Correspondence Tables

The correspondences listed below are intended to help you find the perfect item for any occassion and for those advanced in the blending arts, you can use this table to help you find scents that will blend nicely together.  We hope to continuously  to add to these tables as our experience with the individual scents grows.

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Essential Oils

Common NameBotanical NameColourCommon UsesBlends well withElementScent/NoteWarningBuy Now
BenzoinStyrax benzoinBrown - thick Antiseptic, anti-depressant, anti-inflammatory, carminative, deodorant, diuretic and expectorant properties. Used for assisting with respiratory ailments, and skin conditions such as acne, eczema and psoriasis. Cardamom, Frankincense, Myrrh, Myrtle, Neroli, Orange, Petitgrain and Sandalwood. Vanilla like / base noteBenzoin is a non-toxic and non-irritant, but a mild sensitizer and should be avoided if you have sensitive or allergy-prone skin.
Cinnamon Bark Cinnamomum cassia blumeDark yellow to brownAntiseptic. Has a warming, uplifting characteristic.Frankincense, Lavender, Cedarwood, Orange, Lemon, Neroli, Ylang-ylang.  Cinnamon - Middle noteCan be irritating to the skin and mucous membranes. Avoid if pregnant.
EucalyptusEucalyptus globules Clear to pale yellowFantastic on skin ailments such as burns, blisters, wounds, insect bites, lice and skin infections, as well as to combat the effects of colds and the flu. There is also a history of Eucalyptus essential oil being applied to sore muscles and joints. Basil, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Citronella, Ginger, Lavender, Lemon, Myrtle, Frankincense, Spearmint and Tea Tree.  Herbaceous scent with soft woody undertones - Top NoteShould be used in dilution, and be avoided during pregnancy. It is considered toxic if taken internally, non-irritant and non-sensitive. Avoid if you have high blood pressure or epilepsy.
FrankincenseBoswellia serrataLight yellowAntiseptic, astringent, carminative, digestive, diuretic, sedative, tonic and expectorant. Rejuvenating, healing properties, wonderful for meditation.Basil, Bergamot, Cardamom, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Coriander, Geranium, Ginger, Myrrh and Vanilla.  Woody and spicy - Base NoteNon-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing. Avoid use during pregnancy.
French LavenderLavandula dentate YellowAnalgesic, anti-convulsive, anti-depressant, anti-phlogistic, antirheumatic, antseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, bactericide, carminative, cholagogue, cicatrisant, cordial, cytophylactic, decongestant, deodorant, and as a diuretic. Can be used for cuts, burns, and bee and wasp stings. Put a few drops on a tissue and put it under your pillow to help you fall asleep.Bay, Bergamot, Chamomile, Citronella, Clary Sage, Geranium, Jasmine, Lemon, Mandarin, Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Pine, Thyme, Rosemary, Rosewood and Ylang-ylang.  Sweet floral scent - Top NoteNon-toxic, non-irritating and non-sensitizing.
HyssopHyssopus officinalis YellowAnti-rheumatic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, cicatrizant, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, nervine, sedative, stimulant, a tonic and as a vulnerary agent. known to ease sore throats caused by sinus issues.Eucalyptus, Ravensara, Niaouli, Cajeput and Myrtle.  Sweet medicinal scent - Top NoteNon-irritating, non-sensitizing but does contain pinocamphone and should therefore be used in moderation and avoided during pregnancy and by people suffering from epilepsy.
NeroliCitrus aurantium amara Greenish-yellowAntidepressant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, carminative, cordial, deodorant, digestive, stimulant (nervous) and tonic (cardiac, circulatory). Increases circulation and stimulates new cell growth. It can prevent scarring and stretch marks. Found useful in treating skin conditions, helps to clear acne, linked to emotional stress. Lavender, Lemon, Clary Sage, Myrrh and spice oils such as Nutmeg, Cinnamon Bark and Clove Bud.  Sweet, floral citrus scent - Middle NoteNon-toxic and non-sensitizing. Avoid use during pregnancy.
PatchouliPogostemon Cablin Orange to reddish brownAntidepressant, anti-inflammatory, anti-emetic, antimicrobal, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antitoxic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, deodorant, digestive, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicidal, nerving, prophylactic, stimulating and tonic agent. Effective for combating nervous disorders, helping with dandruff, sores, skin irritations and acne.Sandalwood, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Rose, Orange, Cassia, Myrrh and Opoponax Warm earthy and fruity - Base NoteNone Known.
Rose 5% DiluteRosa Damascena p. Mill Pale yellowUplifting, aphrodisiac and spirit balancing properties. The pleasing aroma of Rose Otto is great for meditation.Bergamot, Chemomile Roman, Clary Sage, Frankincense , Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Melissa, Neroli, Patchouli, Palmarosa, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Ylang-Ylang Sweet rich floral - Top NoteThis oil should be avoided during the 1st trimester of pregnancy.  
RosemaryRosmarinus Officinalis Pale yellowUsed as a facial oil for extremely dry skin. It nourishes the scalp and keeps hair looking healthy and shiny, improves most scalp problems, particularly dandruff and seborrhea. It also balances intense emotions and controls mood swings. It assists in managing stress and overcoming stress-related disorders and nervous exhaustion. Basil, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Ginger, Lemon, Orange and Peppermint.  Fresh, strong, woody, balsamic, herbal minty scent - Top NoteNon-toxic and non-sensitizing. It is not suitable for people with epilepsy or high blood pressure. Avoid in pregnancy since it is an emmenagogue.
TeatreeMelaleuca alternifolia Clear to pale yellowVery powerful immune stimulant. It can help to fight all three categories of infectious organisms (bacteria, fungi, and viruses), can help with colds, measles, sinusitis and viral infections. Used to combat acne, oily skin, head lice and dandruff.Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Nutmeg, Rosewood, Rosemary and Thyme.  Fresh, antiseptic and medicinal scent - Middle NoteMay cause dermal sensitization in some people. Do not take internally.