Essential Oils

Let me share with you one thing. I’m absolutely crazy about essential oils and anything that’s infused with essential oils. Being an analytical and sometimes sceptical person, I did my research on essential oils before and even after I’ve started using them. I would really like to share it with you.

Are you ready to talk about essential oils?

There’s no doubt that the use of essential oils is no doubt getting more popular lately but did you know that they’re being used for hundreds of years already? There are loads of benefits you can get.

What Are Essential Oils?

Essential oils give plants their distinctive smells. It protect plants and play a role in plant pollination. In addition to their intrinsic benefits to plants and their beautiful fragrance, essential oils have long been used for food preparation, beauty treatment, and health-care practices.

Extracting Essential Oils

Extracted through careful steam distillation, resin tapping, and cold pressing, the purest essential oils are far more powerful than the botanicals from which they come. Any time you hold a bottle of Young Living’s powerful essential oils, you hold nature’s pure essence.

What Can You Use Essential Oils for

Essential oils can be used for various purposes. You can use it at home, at work, cleaning, working out, meditation, you name it.

Essential oils can be used for a wide range of emotional and physical wellness applications. They can be used as single essential oils or in complex essential oil blends depending on user experience and desired benefit.

There’s an oil for that!

Essential oils have enhanced lives for thousands of years. It offers a variety of benefits from cosmetic and dietary purposes to spiritual and religious use.

Young Living has always been at the forefront of bringing this ancient tradition to modern users, introducing millions to emotional, physical, and spiritual wellness that can be truly life-changing.

3 Ways You Can Incorporate Essential Oils into Your Life

You can access the power of essential oils many ways, but the most common practices include:

  • Aromatic diffusion
  • Topical application
  • Dietary consumption

Aromatic Diffusion

Use essential oils aromatically to uplift the spirit.

  • Rub 2–3 drops of essential oil between your palms and inhale.
  • Add a few drops of essential oil to a bowl of hot water. Cover your head and bowl with a towel. Breathe deeply and slowly.
  • Use your favorite essential oils in our diffusers.

Note: Always consult individual product labels for usage directions.

Topical Application

Many essential oils are safe and beneficial to use directly on the skin.

  • Place 2–3 drops of essential oil directly on the desired area and massage in. Repeat as desired. Always follow the label’s dilution instructions.

Caution: Essential oils are very potent and may be irritating to the skin. If irritation occurs, apply Young Living’s V-6™ Vegetable Oil Complex or any pure vegetable oil to the area to dilute. Citrus-based oils and blends may cause temporary photosensitivity.

Dietary Consumption

When taking essential oils internally, try these tips:

  • Place several drops of oil into a gelatin capsule and swallow with water.
  • Add 1–2 drops of essential oil to a glass of water, NingXia Red®, juice, yogurt, your favorite sweetener of choice, or plant-based milk and swallow.
  • Add 1–2 drops of oil (to taste) to meals when cooking.

Note: Always consult individual product labels for usage directions.

These methods bring the pure essence of health-promoting botanicals to your home, family, and life.

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Where Can You Get Great Quality Essential Oils?

Would it be too obvious if I say Young Living? Well, for sure I would say Young Living!

Before I even sign up as a Young Living member, I was already Googling for all the information I could get my hands on about Young Living since it was introduced by a good friend.

Why Young Living? Here are a few compelling reasons:

  • Young Living is the only essential oil company that owns their farms or partner with farms that are willing to adhere to its standards.

  • Young Living has a Seed to Seal standard where they control every aspect of production in growing, harvesting and distilling.

  • Young Living has been producing amazing quality oils for over 20 years and has the greatest selection of singles and blends.

  • Young Living farms around the world are open to the public to visit where they can participate in the harvest and distillation process.

  • There are no sales quota or purchase requirements for Young Living members. You only have to purchase US$50 in orders per year to keep your membership active.

Why Do People Need Oils in Their Life?

Most of the items we use daily contain harmful chemicals. If you want to live a healthy and clean life, using natural products is the way to go and essential oils are one of them.

It’s also fun to incorporate essential oils in your life because you can also make items for personal care, skincare or cleaning products if you’re into DIY.

It doesn’t matter if you don’t know how to make stuff using essential oils. This is because Young Living does provide support and training to all its members. Apart from that, Savvy Oilers (the community of oilers I’m a part of) constantly run online and offline workshops to teach you that. So join us and learn how to make soaps, lip balm, body mist, massage candles, insect repellents and many more!

If you have any questions about essential oils, please feel free to check out the FAQs below. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, feel free to contact me.