4 Best Essential Oils for Nerve Pain

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Before we start looking at essential oils for nerve pain, it is important that we understand that there are different types of nerve pain. The most popular are neuropathy and neuralgia.

Neuralgia happens when there is no inflammation or damage to the nerve but recurrent pain happens along its pathway.

Neuropathy is most recognized as a tingly feeling that spreads in the hands and feet. It is caused by damage to a peripheral nerve.

Causes of Nerve Pain

Nerve pain can be caused by any of the following contributing issues and these include.

  • Alcoholism
  • Vitamin B12 deficiency
  • Tumors
  • Exposure to metals, pesticides, and chemicals
  • Diabetes
  • Too much painkiller  consumption

Although this is not an all-inclusive list, it will give you some idea of the potential causes for your nerve pain before you begin treating it with essential oils.

So keep reading to find out!