Synergistic blending is when the combination is more than the sum of its parts; it increases the potency without increasing the dosage. The following blends are examples of synergistic formulas for mind and body. Most essential oils are endowed with numerous therapeutic properties, but for reasons of clarity and space, only three or four "principal actions" are listed. It would take volumes to explore all the possibilities and permutations of synergistic blends, but these examples should give you a good idea of how many effects can be achieved with twelve essential oils.
Run a warm bath and ensure the door and windows are closed. When the tub is sufficiently filled, add up to 10 drops of essential oil to the water, circulating it throughout. As the oil is moved, the scent will rise with the steam of the water.
Uplifting blends for burnout, computer fatigue, confidence builder, creativity enhancer, depression and logic. Use the blends in a bath, on a burner or add to a carrier oil for a mood-enhancing massage.