Untie any tight clothing and raise the legs higher than the head. Hold the open bottle of essential oil under the patient’s nose ; use lavender, rosemary, or peppermint.
When consciousness is regained, give the patient a drink made of adding one drop of lemon essential oil to a teaspoon of honey and dissolving it in a cup of hot water. This should be sipped slowly. Also, put 2 drops of any of the essential oil listed above onto a tissue, which should be inhaled.
FAINTING FROM EXHAUSTION OR FATIGUE : Treat as above, followed as soon as possible by a warm bath to which you have added the following :
Chamomile 2 drops + Lavender 1 drop + Geranium 1 drop
Bed rest should follow immediately.