In ancient Egypt, fragrant perfumes were made out of essential oils. Oils such as myrrh, cypress, neroli, rose and frankincense were popular during that time. Essential oils have many different health benefits. The use of essential oils goes back further than the Egyptians.
Cave paintings, discovered in the Dordogne region of France, depicts the use of medicinal plans and oils. This dates back nearly 20,000 years! From relieving stress to minimizing pores, the beauty secretes of essential oils are still being discovered today.