There is a reason why people put different oils in and on the belly button.
Our navel is surely an incredible thing!
Many people take to applying a beauty oil or therapeutic oil every night, wait for it—inside the belly button. It’s a pretty magical spot, magical enough to even treat your diseases, turn imbalances and make your skin glow.
Our navel, is an amazing gift that has been gifted to us. The first part created after conception is the navel, it joins the mother’s placenta through the umbilical cord. The navel acts as the source of removing toxins, nourishing the organs and pumping nutrients around the body.
The navel depicts the origin of life, linking mother and child before birth and providing a tube for nutrients to flow between their bodies.
All our veins are correlated to our navel, making it an integral part of our body, it is life itself! This means once the oil is inserted into the navel, it beautifully is absorbed and effortlessly distributed throughout the body, courtesy the lines formed in its umbilical cord.
The navel can also detect which veins have dried up and by putting oil, those nerves open them.
For instance, to lower the temperature to the babies, we put a cotton swab with oil in the navel, it works wonders.
Applying oil in the navel heals the dryness of the eyes, poor eye condition, the pancreas, the heels, and chapped lips, keeps the face glowing, the hair healthier, helps in knee pain, the unnecessary chills, digestion, lethargy, pain in the joints or even dry skin.
Here are a few quick Navel oiling, belly goodness tips for healing:
- Apply Neem Oil in your belly button – to bid good bye to stubborn pimples and acne
Apply Almond Oil in your belly button- to help attain a radiant face
Apply Mustard Oil in your belly button – to get rid of dry, chapped lips. It will also keep the intestines in good shape to get rid of harmful bacteria and keep the good flora, working as a mild detox
Apply olive oil or coconut oil in your belly button- to improve your fertility
- Alcohol dipped cotton on your belly button – to cure a cold, flu and a running nose. When a baby has stomach pain, put a few drops directly in the navel and we give the massage around the naval a few minutes, the pain is cured. Oil works the same way.
Apply brandy-soaked cotton ball on your belly button – to ease menstrual pain and cramps
Sesame Oil can be applied on belly, for all types of joint pains, also works to strengthen bones. Do this ritual at bedtime
Apply an equal amount of Mustard Oil And Ginger Oil for upset stomach, bloating, nausea or any digestive problems
Apply warm clarified butter or ghee to improve blood flow to the nervous system and also enhance the immunity system. It cures constipation and builds a strong digestive system besides gives relief from joint pain. Also softens your skin.
Apply Thyme oil as it is anti-spasmodic, it helps relax the arteries and veins, lowering blood pressure and pressure to the heart. It may also help strengthen the heart muscles. A diuretic, Thyme oil may help your body to remove excess water, salt and toxins from your body, helping with weight, blood pressure, digestion, and more.
An expectorant, which means it can help remove mucus from the lungs. Great for treating bronchitis, whooping cough, and upper respiratory inflammation.
Ideally, it should be diluted with a carrier oil – like olive oil, coconut oil, or almond oil.
- Castor oil on belly button for knee pain. At night before bed, put 3 drops of Castor oil in your navel and spread it 1 and a half inches around your navel.
Holistic coach, Linda Goodman says, “You can expect increased moisture, decreased acne, and a strong supple skin barrier; via mustard oil, neem oil, olive oil or coconut and tea tree essential oil.
At night before bed, put 3 drops of oil in your navel and spread it 1 and a half inches around your navel.
You can keep a small drip jar with the oil required next to your bed and place a few drops in your navel before going to sleep. This will make it convenient to pour and avoid extra spilling.”
Happy belly bathing!