Using Essential Oils for Anxiety & Depression

Essential oils may not be the best tool to use for some cases of anxiety and depression. If you have a mild case, calming (for anxiety) and uplifting (for depression) essential oils can be helpful, but in many cases, you … Continue reading

Using Essential Oils Safely During Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

A frequently asked question we get in our safety group is about using essential oils during pregnancy and breastfeeding. This post will give you the information you need to know so that you can safely use essential oils during these special times. … Continue reading

Anti-Inflammatory Essential Oils

This week’s essential oil class is on anti-inflammatory essential oils. Below you will find class recordings and all of the materials you need to make your own family-friendly anti-inflammatory essential oil blend. Our Monday Class What are anti-inflammatory essential oils? Best … Continue reading

Anti-Stress Essential Oils

This week’s essential oil class is on anti-stress essential oils. Below you will find class recordings and all of the materials you need to make your own family-friendly anti-stress essential oil blend. What do anti-stress essential oils do? Essential oils with anti-stress … Continue reading

Sedative Essential Oils

This week’s essential oil class is on sedative essential oils. Below you will find class recordings (when available) and all of the materials you need to make your own family-friendly sedative essential oil blends. Essential Oils are not the only tool… Before … Continue reading

Is it Safe to Use Essential Oils With Cats?

We get asked almost daily in our safety group about using essential oils with pets (usually cats and dogs). Because the usage information for cats and dogs is not the same, I have split the information in two posts: this one for cats, … Continue reading

Is it Safe to Use Essential Oils With Dogs?

We get asked almost daily in our safety group about using essential oils with pets (usually dogs and cats). Because the usage information for dogs and cats is not the same, I have split the information in two posts: this … Continue reading

How to Tell if an Essential Oil Company is Worth Purchasing From – just by checking out their website

I get asked a lot what my opinion is about various essential oil companies. We have only 3rd party tested a few companies, and based on those tests there are some brands I do and do not recommend (I posted … Continue reading

Phototoxic Essential Oils – how to stay safe in the sun

This post may contain affiliate links. This doesn’t cost you any more, and helps to support more great content. Thank you 🙂 If you use essential oils topically, you’ll want to pay close attention to this post. Using certain essential … Continue reading

Shelf Life of Essential Oils – and how to make them last longer

People are often surprised to find that essential oils have a shelf life. They may have been told essential oils never expire to justify a high price tag. The truth is, essential oils do have a shelf life – regardless … Continue reading