Our planet comprises of five elements – Wind, Water, Earth, Fire and Ether. These are known as the five classical elements as coined down by the Greek philosopher, Plato. These five elements have their individual characteristics. Every individual on this planet possess some of the characteristics of one of the five elements depending on their zodiac sign. Example, a person born under the zodiac Leo, possesses the traits of the element Fire; whereas a person born under the zodiac Libra possesses the personality of Air and so on.
Current research and studies conducted have shown that these days apart from human beings, essential oils are also being related to the classical elements. Classical element therapy is a nouveau form of therapy has come into existence. This therapy will use the essential oils as a base for various purposes. These oils will soon evolve into a bare essentialpart of the human beings’ lives. Five such essential oils have been taken into consideration depending upon the classical element attribute they possess.
This engaging smelling oil has resemblance to the element ether. Extremely expensive, this oil acts as a healing instrument. Famous for its relaxation properties, this oil helps in the enhancement of libido.
Best associated with the hippies, this oil has resemblance to the element earth. It acts as a cure for a variety of skin ailments and helps in skin regeneration. Patchouli oil also enhances body cell regeneration and reduction in body fat level. Most importantly this oil acts as an anecdote for snake venom.
The calming attributes of this oil has resemblance to the classical element water. Used as a calming agent for nerves and relaxation, this oil acts as an anti-depressant. Chamomile oil can also be used as a tranquilizer and often mixed with tea to gain satisfaction.