Natural pain relief. There are several essential oils that can alleviate pain and help your condition. Helichrysum oil aids in the repair of injured nerve tissue. Cypress oil works by enhancing blood flow. Frankincense relieves inflammation and peppermint oil alleviates pain. To utilize essential oils, combine several drops of any one of these oils with a carrier oil, such as coconut oil, and apply topically to the affected areas 3 times per day.