Adding candles to the basket in a fragrance and color that matches the bath products will not only add to the visual appeal of it but will also enhance the overall effect of relaxation for the recipient when all the items are used in combination. Other products that could be included are body lotions, drawer liners, potpourri, a bath pillow, a bottle of wine, a wine glass filled with chocolates, specialty facial masks, slippers and other such items that can aid relaxation and rejuvenate the recipient.
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Infusions or aqueous extracts of plants and carrier oils are used to dilute essential oils for use on sensitive skin. You can make your gift basket special by including basil for sharpening concentration, getting rid of depression, and migraines. However, if you are gifting the basket to a pregnant woman, you should leave out the basil oil, because of the emmenagogue chemotypes present in it.
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Your basket should also include cotton swabs and cotton balls. The essential oils accompanied with a brief hand-written description on the uses of each, speaks volumes for the intent. Depending on your budget, you can indulge in one, two, or an assortment of the essential oils easily available. There are a number of online resources that even sell ready gift baskets, which you can customize as per your requirements.
This Basic Sampler Gift Set is an excellent starter pack or beginner kit for people starting their adventures in aromatherapy. The kit contains the six essential oils that have the most common uses in the home for cleaning, disinfecting and health, as well as an information sheet with hints for usage. This beautifully boxed set is a great addition to a diffuser purchase.