Our health depends on our hormones. They’re very important. Estrogen is the most important one in females and it is very important for the regulation of the menstrual cycle as well as the puberty.
Many people have problems with hormonal imbalance nowadays. It appears because of pesticides, chronic stress, pollutants and unhealthy diet. Some major problems may also occur like: estrogen dominance, thyroid problems or adrenal fatigue.
Thyroid Problems – Many hormones are produced through the thyroid gland. They become transferred through our blood to every body tissue. Our thyroid gland is extremely important for the good functioning of many organs of our body.
Many people suffer from thyroid problems nowadays and they don’t even know they have it. The condition can appear as hypothyroidism or a decreased activity of the thyroid gland as well as hyperthyroidism or otherwise known as an overly active thyroid gland.
Symptoms of hyperthyroidism:
- Profuse sweating
- Sleeping problems
- Weight loss even though the appetite is increased
- Head intolerance
Symptoms of hypothyroidism:
- Constant fatigue
- Slow heartbeat
- Cold intolerance
- Muscular weakness
Many people use medications given by their doctors which only give temporary relief as well as numerous side effects. If you want to avoid the dangers that they pose, you should try some natural remedies. Try essential oils, for example!
Adrenal Fatigues – The main cause for this is stress. Every stressful situation and exhaustion causes great damage of the adrenal cortex, but also provokes Addison’s disease.
Some of the symptoms are:
- Low blood pressure
- Joint aches
- Low sugar levels in the blood
Estrogen Dominance – This usually occurs when the levels of estrogen are increased and the levels of the progesterone in the body are decreased.
Excessive levels of estrogen can cause these symptoms:
- Breast tenderness
- Water retention
- Loss of libido
- Mood swings
If you have any of these symptoms, visit your doctor or try using these 5 essential oils:
Licorice oil – This oil is abundant in antidepressant characteristics. It is helpful against adrenal fatigue, estrogen dominance and thyroid disorders. The Chinese medicine has used it for numerous centuries to increase the metabolism as well as against Addison’s disease. Just rub several drops of this oil on your palms. Inhale them and you’ll improve your mood instantly.
Basil oil -It’s an amazing oil! It treats anxiety as well as exhaustion. Just rub several drops of it on your ear’s adrenal gland or your forearm. You’ll manage to regulate your hormones very fast.
Myrtle oil – This oil will improve the function of your thyroid, regulate the imbalance and treat any ovary imbalance. Rub several drops of this oil on your main thyroid points.
Clary sage oil –This oil can balance your hormones and relieve the symptoms of PMS. Add several drops of it in your bath and all the pain will be gone!
Lavender oil – Insomnia may appear because stress decreases the quality of your sleep. This is an oil that will relax your body and will treat adrenal fatigue as well as any estrogen imbalance symptoms. Just add several drops on your pillow before you go to sleep.