Absolute Essential is the only certified organic New Zealand company that sources sustainable, medicinal quality plant oils from artisan producers worldwide. They are committed to maintaining exemplary environmental, ethical and fair standards at all stages.
HealthPost’s range includes a wide variety of pure therapeutic grade essential oils, as well as tailored oil blends and carrier oils.
Founded in 1988 by Dr Bo Hendgen D.O. N.D Founder & Director of Absolute Essential who is a Qualified & Registered Health Care Professional, Aromatic Medicine, Osteopathy & Naturopathic Physician, Absolute Essential is a company founded on strong principles of sustainability, organic production, and purity of product. Their range is produced without the use of toxic solvents and chemical additives, and many of them are certified organic. They include not only pure oils, but oil blends such as Twinkle Star, Birth Time Calm and Feminine Balance for specific times and purposes, and they have a range specifically designed for use with infants and children or during pregnancy.
Their range is sourced from small-scale suppliers in 56 different countries, wild-crafted or organic, and produced in an organic factory. With oils available from the most popular such as peppermint, tea tree, lavender true and manuka, through to the more exotic including jasmine, frankincense and sandalwood, there is something for all tastes in HealthPost's range.
Absolute Essential Castor Oil Organic is an unsulphanated oil with exceptional healing qualities. It is deeply hydrating and nutritious, with gentle healing qualities for skin and body care. It offers support through massage for joint conditions such as rheumatism, arthritis and gout, assists the flow of lymphatic fluid, which can have a direct effect on fatigue.
Antioxidant properties support its general tonic reputation, as well as use against liver spots (age spots) on the skin surface.
Blends well with: Arnica infused oil, Lavender True/ Spike and Juniper Berry.
Do not apply to broken skin.
NOT for use during pregnancy, breastfeeding, or during menstrual flow.
NOT recommended for ingestion (consult a qualified health practitioner).
Avoid eyes, flush with water.
Keep out of reach of children.
Arthritis & Rheumatic Pain: Castor oil has nourishing and anti-inflammatory properties that support natural healing and restoration in damaged joints. Combine 1tsp with 5 drops of Juniper Berry and German Chamomile to create a deeply therapeutic night time treatment.
Liver Detox: Soak a clean, organic, colour-free cotton cloth in warm Castor oil and place it on the right side of the abdomen. Put plastic over the cloth, a towel and then a hot water bottle and rest for up to 2 hours. Rinse with water and baking soda. Repeat 3 times a week for up to 3 months.
Digestive Discomfort:Castor oil can be simply, gently warmed and massaged onto the stomach in a clockwise direction. Or applied (as for detox above) on a warm pack.