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This is the new home for Soleluna Cosmetics updates, news and events. Formerly this was the home of our blog with natural beauty DIYs - they're still up for you to browse and enjoy!



Kenna Whitnell

Soleluna Cosmetics


By Soleluna Cosmetics, Feb 7 2017 01:17AM

Hello Natural Beauties,

As the #100DaysofEOs campaign comes to a finish, we wanted to say thank you for following our journey on how to incorporate essential oils into your everyday life.

We combined top 13 essential oil do-it-yourself recipes into a FREE eBook. We invite you to explore the endless uses and benefits of essential oils for skincare, haircare, household use and more.


You can find high quality and sustainable sourced essential oils in our shop by clicking here.

Treat yourself: spend over $30.00 and you qualify for our 14% off storewide sale! Simply use the promo code “FEB14” at checkout.



By Soleluna Cosmetics, Feb 14 2016 09:46PM

Palmarosa Oil - Cymbopogon martinii

Family: Gramineae - used for acne, aches and pains, circulation

Origin: India

Herbaceous plant with grassy leaves

Extraction Method: steam distillation of fresh or dried grass

Active Chemical Components:

alcohols - strongly bactericidal, antiviral, antifungal, antiseptic, stimulating, warming, balancing, good general tonic

aldehydes - antispasmodic, calming, uplifting, hormone balancing, anti-inflammatory, antifungal, cell regenerator - generally safe for young and elderly,

esters - anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antiviral, antifungal, tonic, hypotensive, calming and sedative, temperature reducing)

Properties: bactericidal, antifungal, antiseptic, strongly antiviral, cell regenerator

Skin Care: cell regenerator, hydrating, moisturizing, acne, dermatitis, cystitis

Other Uses: digestive problems (stimulant), good for nervous system, eases stiff joints, assists childbirth, nervous exhaustion


Bath - add 20 drops to 1 C sea salt/ epsom salt OR add 5-10 drops to 1 T carrier oil (safflower) and add to water - for digestive problems, easing stiff joints, nervous exhaustion

Steam Inhalation - add 4 drops palmarosa oil to a bowl of boiling water, place on table. Make a steam tent with a medium size towel, breathe in vapour (2-3 times daily) - for revitalizing the skin

Facial Oil Serum - add 7 drops palmarosa essential oil to 15 ml carrier oil (jojoba, macadamia nut, borage (diluted), apricot kernel, tamanu (healing, use at 10%) - massage into skin twice daily - for dry, loose, mature skin, to rejuvenate, acne


Oily Skin Serum

Dry Skin Serum

Day Cream

Tinted Moisturizer/ Foundation

Natural Face Sunscreen

Cream Deodorant

Honey Conditioner

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