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Essential oils' lexicon by Indemne

Laboratoire Indemne is the first French laboratory to bet on specialising in ready-to-use essential oils.

Find here all the essential oils that we use in our products as well as their different properties.

Aspic lavender essential oil

Aspic lavender essential oil

Lavender aspic essential oil, has been known for a long time for its calming, soothing and repairing properties, it is very useful for sunburns, stings, bites or other skin issues. Moreover, we can also use it for bronchitis, sinusitis or otitis thanks to its anti inflammatory action.

Atlas cedar essential oil

Atlas cedar essential oil

Atlas cedar essential oil is known for its help against cellulite thanks to its lipolytic action. It’s also an active which helps curb hair loss and eliminate dandruffs. Moreover, it’s a nice decongestant and acts on heavy legs and joint pains. By dry inhalation, this oil also have anti allergic and antihistamine properties.

Bark Ceylan cinnamon essential oil 

Bark ceylan cinnamon essential oil

Bark Ceylan cinnamon essential oil is a really good anti infectious. It helps treat bacterial infections (gastroenteritis), fungal infections (mycosis) and even viral infections. It is also very useful for dyspeptic troubles. Its fine and sweet scent is ideal to tonify and stimulate during temporary fatigue.

Cadier wood essential oil

Cadier wood essential oil

Cadier wood essential oil is frequently recommended to treat and disinfect skin conditions such as psoriasis, eczema, dermatitis and seborrheic dermatitis thanks to its healing, antiseptic and disinfectant virtues. It is also very useful against irritations and scalp itching thanks to its anti inflammatory property.

Cistus ladanifer essential oil

Cistus ladanifer essential oil

Cistus ladanifer essential oil is very famous for its anti hemorrhagic property: it is really used for dermal hemorrhagic or nose bleeding. It is also very active on skin aging thanks to its tonic action on epidermis. Its antibacterial and antiviral properties help fighting against dermal diseases such as chicken pox or measles.

Clove essential oil

Clove essential oil



Clove essential oil is a very powerful oil. It has anesthetic (excellent analgesic) and painkilling properties, it is specially known to relieve dental pain such as cavities, canker sore and gum pain. It is also a very good analgesic because it has anti-infectious and antibacterial properties.

Compact oregano essential oil

Compact oregano essential oil

Compact Oregano essential oil is a powerful antibacterial. It has antiviralantifungal or even anthelmintic properties. It fights against all bacteriasvirusesparasitesfungis... etc. It is also ideal in case of bronchitis or sinusitis or even cystitis. At higher doses, it becomes tonic and stimulant and strengthens the immunity system.

Eucalyptus radiata essential oil

Eucalyptus radiata essential oil

Eucalyptus radiata essential oil is very famous for its benefits on respiratory congestions thanks to its mucolytic and expectorant properties. Also, it is a really nice stimulant in case of fatigue period or winter epidemic. Refreshing and purifying, it helps clarify ideas and helps maintaining concentration while studying for instance. 

Evergreen cypress essential oil

Evergreen cypress essential oil

For decades, the Evergreen Cypress essential oil has been known for its beneficial and tonic actions on blood circulation: thus, it reduces edema and heavy legs effects. Also, thanks to its antibacterial properties, it helps to reduce excessive sweat. It is also a great antitussive and helps effectively calming coughs.

Geranium rosat essential oil

Geranium rosat essential oil

Geranium rosat essential oil, with its sweet fruity scent, is an ideal oil for skin care. With its astringentantibacterialantifungalregenerating and healing properties, it is an excellent anti-wrinkleanti-acneanti-herpesanti-yeast infection.

Ginger essential oil

Ginger essential oil

Ginger essential oil is particularly used for its help against motion sickness, nausea and vomiting by breathing through tissues. It is also recommended for muscle pains and rheumatism. It is a great anti inflammatory. With its fresh and spicy scent, it is a great invigorating and stimulating oil, it strengthens the nervous, immunitary and digestive system.

Italian Helichrysum essential oil

Italian Helichrysum essential oil

The essential oil of Italian Helichrysum also nicknamed Immortelle, is very powerful in repairing the skinaccelerating healing and relieving bruises thanks to its anti-inflammatory and anti-ecchymotic properties. It is also very active on cellulite and dimples because it is a lipolytic oil.

Lavender officinalis essential oil

Lavender officinalis essential oil

Lavender officinalis essential oil is essential in the aromatherapy kit and completely multipurpose. It is known for its calming, healing, antispasmodic and painkilling properties. It is a great muscle relaxant because it is also decongestant, and it promotes healingand soothes the skin.

Lemon essential oil

Lemon essential oil

Lemon essential oil is particularly used in case of nausea, vomiting including pregnant women, and for use in olfactotherapy. While its protective and hepatoprotective side facilitates digestion in case of excess food or heartburn, it also has anti-inflammatory  and lipolytic properties ideal for acne-prone skin.

Lemongrass essential oil

Lemongrass essential oil

Lemongrass essential oil, besides being a very nice deodorizer and purifier, is a very effective oil for skin issues (inflammations, stings, acne) thanks to its soothing and anti-inflammatory properties. It is also useful against joint issues(rheumatism) or metabolic diseases (gout, diabete).

Lemon Eucalyptus essential oil

Lemon Eucalytpus essential oil

There are different kinds of Eucalyptus essential oils. The lemon Eucalyptus essential oil is one of them. It is noticeable because of its different analgesicantispasmodic and anti-inflammatory properties. It is appropriate for muscles, joints and periarticular pain. With its light lemon scent, it is ideal as a repellent against mites and mosquitoes.

Peppermint essential oil

Peppermint essential oil

Peppermint essential oil is an excellent stimulant and tonic to fight against fatigue and headaches. Moreover with its antisepticanti-inflammatory and painkilling properties, it is ideal for accompanying you in everyday problems.

Petitgrain bigarade essential oil

Petitgrain bigarade essential oil

Petitgrain Bigarade essential oil is an antidepressant and calming oil. It helps fighting against daily moral declines and anxiety attacks. Also famous for its relaxing and antispasmodic properties: it can lead to a real physical and mental relaxation and fight against stress. Thanks to its anti-inflammatory properties, it is very useful against acne and to regulate the skin.

Roman Chamomile essential oil

Roman Chamomile essential oil

Roman Chamomile essential oil is a very powerful sedative of this nervous system, it is then very used in case of stress, nervous shock, anxiety crisis and even for agitation and excessive anger. It is also an ideal oil for sensitive and itching skins thanks to its soothing and anti-inflammatory properties. It can also be used for allergic rhinitis. 

Rosemary verbenone essential oil

Rosemary verbenone essential oil

Rosemary verbenone essential oil is very famous as a cure for skin with imperfections (acne, psoriasis). Purifying and healing, it also helps reducing stretch marks and scars. Its antispasmodic and anti infectious properties are very useful for ENT and digestive issues and hangovers.

Tea tree essential oil

Tea tree essential oil

Tea tree essential oil is the small antiseptic oil to have in your first aid kit. Thanks to its antibacterialanti-infectious and antifungalproperties, it will help you to fight effectively against many skin infections such as oral infections.

Thyme linalool essential oil

Thyme linalool essential oil

The Thyme Linalool is, thanks to its anti-inflammatoryand anti-infectious properties, a big help during winter infections. Also, it is very useful to fight against skin issues (infections, wrinkles,ptosis). Invigorating and energizing, it will give you back vitality and energy during fatigue period.

Wintergreen essential oil

Wintergreen essential oil

Wintergreen essential oil is one of the best muscle and joint painkillers in the entire aromatherapy kit. With its anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties: it relieves immediately all joint and muscle trauma.

Ylang Ylang essential oil

Ylang Ylang essential oil

Ylang Ylang essential oil is known for its calming and hypotensive effects. With its strong scent, it is ideal for letting go and it is a super anti-anxiety. It also has antispasmodic and anxiolytic properties to relieve muscles and regulate the heart rate which may be due to seizures or hypertension.