Soothe Dry Winter Skin with Essential Oils

Winter tends to be the driest time of year. If you’re worried about dry skin, there are several things you can do. As the old saying goes “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”. The key is to protect your skin before it becomes dry and cracked! Wear gloves – Whenever the temps dip below light jacket …

A Holiday Essential: Oil for Every Situation

Holiday cookies, parties, and gift giving. Or is it holiday stress, headaches, and conflict? Your kids are wired, your family is tense, and you are exhausted–does this sound like your typical Christmas?  Hectic December December can bring with it disruptive weather, end-of-year recordkeeping demands, atypical school and work schedules, exposure to seasonal bugs and illnesses, and oh yes, the biggest …

Using Essential Oils Safely Peace of Mind Matters!

Using Essential Oils Safely: Peace of Mind Matters

For many people, their first exposure to essential oils, leads them to ask, “What do I do with it?” While seasoned users of oils, dōTERRA Wellness Advocates, and others familiar with these powerful and delightful oils tend to think, “What can’t you do with them!!” in fact, there are guidelines for using essential oils safely. You can experience  dōTERRA oils: Aromatically …

3 dōTERRA Oil Collections to Simplify Your Life

Do you ever look at a new product or idea and think, “Wow, this is great, but where do I start?”

When the product is dōTERRA and the idea is enhancing your daily life through the use of essential oils, the answer to your question can be as simple as a prebuilt kit, of oils that work especially well together or have been compiled for a targeted purpose.

Handling Back-to-School Woes: Head Lice

From struggling to remember enough middle school algebra to help with homework, to cataloging and patching up playground scrapes, sending kids back to school in the fall has no shortage of challenges. Sooner or later, they will come home with the dreaded note saying that there’s head lice at the school. (Or even worse, that they have it!)

The good news is: you don’t have to use high-intensity chemicals like permethrin, pyrethrins, and DEET. The bad news is: you will still have to comb the affected child’s hair carefully to remove all eggs and bugs. And wash absolutely everything they’ve handled lately.

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Protection Kit for Summer and Beyond, Part 3: Basil

Third in a series on essential oils that will support, soothe, and promote your health so you can get on with the last hurrahs of summer, and head into fall confident, clear-headed, and healthy. We’ll cover TerraSheild, Purify, Lavender, Basil, and Helichrysum essential oils in this series. This post is on the benefits of Basil.

Protection Kit for Summer and Beyond, Part 2: TerraSheild

This is part two in a series on a selection of essential oils that will support, soothe, and promote your health, especially during summer and fall. This part will cover TerraSheild, an essential oil blend for repelling bugs. In the rest of the series, we’ll cover Purify, Lavender, Basil, and Helichrysum essential oils.