Thursday, August 20, 2015

Invigorating Essential Oil Blend


 
The invigorating blend merges the benefits of citrus essential oils. It is a powerful combination of Wild Orange, Lemon, Grapefruit, Mandarin, Bergamot, Tangerine, and Clementine with a hint of Vanilla Absolute that form this unique and harmonious blend. With benefits that extend beyond elevating mood and reducing stress, this invigorating blend has natural, potent compounds with cleansing properties. Mixed with water, this invigorating blend is a perfect solution for purifying countertops and other surfaces while producing a fresh, sweet scent.

Primary Benefits:

·         Cleanses and purifies the air

·         Helps reduce stress and uplifts mood

·         Positively affects mood with energizing and refreshing properties

 Uses:
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.

Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.

Cautions:

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. Avoid sunlight or UV rays for up to 12 hours after applying product.

Monday, August 17, 2015

Cinnamon Essential Oil


Cinnamon is derived from a tropical, evergreen tree that grows up to 45 feet high and has highly fragrant bark, leaves, and flowers. Extracted from bark, cinnamon oil contains strong cleansing and immune enhancing properties. Due to its high content of cinnamaldehyde, Cinnamon should be diluted with Fractionated Coconut Oil when applied to the skin and only one to two drops are needed for internal benefits. Cinnamon is very purifying to the circulatory system and it helps promote circulation, both internally and when applied to the skin, helping to ease sore muscles and joints. Cinnamon helps maintain a healthy immune system, especially when seasonal threats are high. When diffused, Cinnamon promotes clear breathing while purifying the air. Cinnamon is frequently used in mouth rinses and gums for its oral health benefits. Cinnamon has a long history of culinary uses, adding spice to desserts, entrees, and hot drinks.

Primary Benefits:
  • Promotes circulation both internally and when applied to the skin
  • Maintains a healthy immune system
  • Promotes oral health
  • Helps alleviate sore muscles and joints
  • Long used to flavor food and for its internal health benefits

Uses:

  • Put 2 drops in empty veggie capsule for immune support.
  • Place 1 drop of Cinnamon essential oil in hot water or tea and drink slowly to soothe your throat.
  • Put 2–3 drops in a spray bottle for a quick and effective cleaning spray.
  • Place one drop on your toothbrush then add toothpaste.
  • Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil then apply to cold, achy joints during winter time.

Directions for Use:

  • Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
  • Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.
  • Topical use: Dilute one to two drops with Fractionated Coconut Oil then apply to desired area. See additional precautions below.
 
Cautions:

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.

Friday, August 14, 2015

Cilantro Essential Oil


 The therapeutic and culinary uses of Cilantro have been documented for centuries. Cilantro contains antioxidants known to protect the body’s cells from oxidative stress. Cilantro promotes healthy digestion and acts as a powerful cleanser and detoxifier for the body’s systems. Applied topically, Cilantro is very soothing and cooling to the skin, and it adds a fresh, herbal aroma to any essential oil blend when diffused. Cilantro’s culinary uses are endless, adding a flavorful twist to meats, salads, dips, and guacamole.

 Primary Benefits:

·         Rich in antioxidants

·         Aids digestion

·         Powerful cleanser and detoxifier

·         Soothing to the skin

·         Gives food a fresh and tasty flavor

 Directions For Use:

·         Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.

·         Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.

·         Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.

 Cautions:

·         Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Detoxification Blend


Detoxification Blend Softgels support your body’s natural detoxification system with a proprietary blend of Tangerine, Rosemary, Geranium, Juniper Berry, and Cilantro essential oils. The detoxification blend helps cleanse the body of toxins and free radicals that can slow the body’s systems down, leaving a heavy, weighted feeling. This powerful blend combines Rosemary, Cilantro, and Juniper Berry, known for their detoxifying properties and ability to support healthy liver function, while Tangerine and Geranium have purifying effects against unwanted substances in the body. Detoxification Blend Softgels provide a quick and easy way to consume a detoxifying essential oil blend, whether you’re traveling, in a hurry, or simply like the convenience of a softgel.

 
Primary Benefits:

·         Tangerine Peel: Extremely high in limonene, known for its purifying benefits

·         Rosemary Leaf: Supports a healthy liver and gallbladder

·         Geranium Plant: Supports the body’s natural ability to rid itself of unwanted substances

·         Juniper Berry: Powerful detoxifier for the body’s systems

·         Cilantro Herb: Supports the body’s natural process of eliminating toxins


Cautions:

Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Store in a cool, dry place.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Cedarwood Essential Oil


Known for its rich hue and warm, woody scent, Cedarwood essential oil provides a myriad of health benefits that date back to biblical times. Cedarwood is native to cold climates, thriving in high altitudes and growing up to 100 feet. Reminiscent of its size and strength, Cedarwood has a grounding aroma that evokes feelings of wellness and vitality. Diffusing or inhaling Cedarwood will help maintain healthy breathing and respiratory function and, when applied topically, Cedarwood promotes clear, healthy skin. Additionally, Cedarwood is frequently used in massage therapy to relax and soothe the mind and body.

Primary Benefits:

·         Supports and maintains healthy respiratory function

·         Helps skin recover quickly

·         Promotes clear, healthy skin

·         Relaxing and soothing aroma is perfect for massage therapy

 Uses:

·         Diffuse after a stressful day to relax the mind and body.

·         Use with a carrier oil in massage therapy.

·         Add 1–2 drops to facial toner or moisturizer for added clarifying properties.

·         Inhale directly or diffuse to promote healthy respiratory function.

 Directions For Use:

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.

Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.

Cautions:

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.

Friday, July 31, 2015

Cassia Essential Oil

A close relative to Cinnamon, Cassia has a strong, spicy aroma that can be used in small quantities to transform any essential oil blend. Cassia has been used for thousands of years to maintain physical health and promote emotional well-being. It’s one of the few essential oils mentioned in the Old Testament, noted for its unmistakable fragrance and calming properties. Cassia is a “warming” oil that helps promote circulation while maintaining healthy immune function. It can also aid in digestion, lessen nausea, and is a great oil to diffuse during cold months due to its warming properties and spicy scent. Due to its caustic nature, Cassia should be diluted with Fractionated Coconut Oil when applied to the skin and can be very strong when inhaled directly. When diluted, Cassia can help soothe sore, achy joints. Cassia can be used in cooking either as a replacement for Cinnamon in pies and breads or by itself in a myriad of entrees and desserts.

Primary Benefits:
·         Promotes healthy digestion

·         Supports healthy immune function

·         Warming, uplifting aroma


Uses:

·         Add one drop to citrus blends or diffuse with Clove and Ginger during Fall and Winter.

·         Take one to two drops in veggie capsules for added immune support when seasonal threats are high.

·         Combine one drop with Fractionated Coconut Oil and apply to sore, achy joints.

·         Combine one to two drops along with Lemon in a glass of water to aid digestion or ward off hunger cravings.

 
Directions For Use:

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.

Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.

Topical use: Dilute one to two drops with Fractionated Coconut Oil then apply to desired area. See additional precautions below.

Cautions:
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Cardamom Essential Oil


A close relative to Ginger, Cardamom is known as being the most expensive cooking spice and for being beneficial to the digestive system in a variety of ways. Cardamom is commonly used to help reduce indigestion and nausea, and to soothe stomach discomfort and promote digestion. Its distinct scent can lessen motion sickness while promoting a positive mood. Cardamom has profound effects on the respiratory system due to its high 1,8-cineole content, which promotes clear breathing and respiratory health. Native to Southeast Asia, Cardamom is added to traditional Indian sweets and teas for its cool, yet minty aroma and flavor.   

Primary Benefits:

·         Eases indigestion and maintains an optimal gastrointestinal balance

·         Promotes clear breathing and respiratory health

·         Calms stomach upset and uplifts mood

·         Flavorful spice for cooking and baking

 Uses:

·         Use internally as part of a daily health regimen to support healthy gastrointestinal function.

·         Diffuse or apply topically to promote clear breathing.

·         Add to bread, smoothies, meats, and salads to enhance food flavor and aid digestion.

·         Diffuse or inhale to alleviate feelings of nausea or motion sickness.

Directions for Use:

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.

Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.

Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.

 
Cautions:

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Respiratory Blend

Respiratory Blend is a remarkable blend of essential oils that combine to help you breathe easier. Breathe supports healthy respiratory function when seasonal threats are high and can be used safely by all members of the family to soothe airways and promote clear breathing. This proprietary blend consists of Laurel Leaf, Peppermint, Eucalyptus, Melaleuca, Lemon, Ravensara, and Cardamom essential oils, all known for their positive effects on the respiratory system. Breathe can be applied topically to the chest, back, or bottom of feet, or diffused at nighttime to calm the senses and promote sleep.
 
 
Primary Benefits:
 
  • Maintains clear airways and breathing
  • Supports overall respiratory health
  • Helps minimize the effects of seasonal threats
Uses:
  • Diffuse, inhale directly from palms, or rub on chest or feet when seasonal and environmental threats are high.
  • Use when outdoors to minimize the effects of seasonal changes.
  • Diffuse in room to promote clear breathing and at bedtime for a restful night’s sleep.
  • For the snorer in your family, rub Breathe on his or her chest before bed for a better night’s rest.
Directions for Use:
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.
Cautions:
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. Avoid sunlight or UV rays for up to 12 hours after applying product.
 
 
 
 

Friday, July 24, 2015

Black Pepper Essential Oil


Black Pepper is best known as a common cooking spice that enhances the flavor of foods, but it’s internal and topical benefits are equally noteworthy. This essential oil is high in monoterpenes and sesquiterpenes, known for their antioxidant activity and ability to help ward off environmental and seasonal threats. Black Pepper promotes healthy circulation both internally and externally, but should be used with caution when applied topically due to its strong warming sensation. It can also help with the digestion of foods, making it an ideal oil to cook with and enjoy both for its flavor and internal benefits.
 
 
 
Primary Benefits:

·         Rich source of antioxidants

·         Supports healthy circulation

·         Aids digestion

·         Enhances food flavor

·         Soothes anxious feelings

 
Uses:

·         Combine one to two drops with Fractionated Coconut Oil to soothe sore muscles and joints or to warm the skin during cold weather.

·         Diffuse or inhale directly to soothe anxious feelings.

·         Take one to two drops in veggie caps daily when seasonal threats are high.

·         Add to meats, soups, entrees, and salads to enhance food flavor and aid digestion.

 

Directions for Use:

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.

Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.

Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.

Cautions:

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Bergamot Essential Oil


Bergamot is the most delicate of the citrus plants, requiring special climate and soil in order to thrive. Italians have used Bergamot for years to reduce tension and stress and to soothe and rejuvenate skin. In Greece, the unripe fruits are used as sweetmeats, eaten by the spoonful as a dessert or with coffee. Bergamot is unique among citrus oils due to its ability to be both uplifting and calming, making it ideal to help with anxious and sad feelings. It is also purifying and cleansing for the skin, helping with oily skin conditions and promoting a smooth, clear complexion while having a calming effect.

Primary Benefits:

·         Calming and soothing aroma

·         Promotes healthy, clear skin

·         Frequently used in massage therapy for its calming benefits


Uses:

·         Diffuse in the classroom, at work, or at home when stress levels or tension is high.

·         Apply to the skin while showering and inhale deeply to experience its calming aroma while enjoying its purifying skin benefits.

·         Change regular tea to Earl Grey with the addition of Bergamot.

·         Apply to the feet before bedtime or use with Fractionated Coconut Oil for a calming and relaxing massage.

·         Add one to two drops to your favorite skin care product for added cleansing properties.


Directions For Use:

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.

Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.

Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.


Cautions:

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. Avoid sunlight or UV rays for up to 12 hours after applying product.