• Essential Oil Dangers and Precautions

  • Essential Oil Dangers and Precautions

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    Maybe you have heard about Essential Oils and wondered what all the fuss was about; or maybe you have started to use them in your home already; but whatever the reason you decided to attend, I am glad you are here. BE BLESSED as you learn more about ESSENTIAL OILS. This class has been created...
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    If you have ever enjoyed the scent of a rose, you’ve experienced the aromatic qualities of Essential Oils. These naturally occurring, volatile aromatic compounds are found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots, flowers, and other parts of plants. They can be both beautifully and powerfully fragrant....
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    Essential Oils have been used for thousands of years. When you choose our oils, you are choosing Essential Oils gently and carefully distilled from plants that have been patiently harvested at the perfect moment by experienced growers from around the world for ideal extract composition and...
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    Essential Oils are great for EVERYDAY USE. You can experience the many benefits of Essential Oils by using them to support overall health. Here are the three ways to use them: AROMATIC • Essential Oils, when diffused or inhaled, can be very stimulating, calming, or soothing. • Diffusing...
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    Warning—Danger Ahead. Use Caution. Wait…are we talking about Essential Oils? We are. Essential Oils are amazing and wonderful tools for any of us to use to support ourselves emotionally, physically, in our homes, and with our families. They are good, healthy, helpful, useful gifts of God. ...
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    Our COMPANY is committed to providing the purest Essential Oils possible. Our mission hinges on discovering and developing the world’s highest quality therapeutic grade Essential Oils and related natural wellness products. We accomplish this with a strong team of in-house scientists as well as...
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    Let’s discuss how to safely use Essential Oils AROMATICALLY. Essential Oils, when diffused or inhaled, can be very stimulating, calming, or soothing. Diffusing Essential Oils can also cleanse and purify the air. There are various options that are safe for AROMATIC USE. AROMATIC USE •...
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    There are two terms you will want to know when applying your Essential Oils TOPICALLY: “DILUTION” and “NEAT.” “NEAT” refers to application of an Essential Oil straight from the bottle and without dilution. Oils classified as NEAT can be applied topically without dilution because of their...
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    Now that we understand why we want to dilute Essential Oils, let’s discuss dilution ratios. First, note that these are guidelines: every person is chemically different. This means that some people may be more sensitive than others and may need to dilute more, while others will be fine diluting...
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    Some Essential Oils are considered to be HOT OILS, since they have a potent chemistry, and should always be diluted with a carrier oil before EVERY USE when APPLIED TOPICALLY. These oils would include: • Lemongrass • Cassia • Cinnamon • Oregano • Thyme • Clove • Basil • White Fir • Wintergreen ...
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    Our Essential Oils are composed of only 100 percent volatile aromatic compounds. They do not contain any protein molecules, and thus cannot cause true allergic reactions. However, everyone has different sensitivity thresholds, and Essential Oils can cause sensitivity reactions in some people....
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    Photosensitization is the process in which ultraviolet (UV) radiation combines with a particular substance and causes chemical or biological changes. CITRUS Essential Oils contain a photosensitive compound called furocoumarins. It is important to avoid exposure to sunlight, sunlamps, or other...
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    Avoid applying oils to sensitive areas of the body. Do NOT apply oils in the eyes, nose, or ears. Apply a carrier oil if your body accidentally contacts an Essential Oil in one of these areas. It is also important to remember that Essential Oils are very potent and may linger on the hands or...
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    Certain Essential Oils have a rich culinary history and can be used as dietary supplements supporting a variety of healthy conditions. When you sprinkle cinnamon on your oatmeal, sip a mug of peppermint tea, or add fresh basil leaves to your spaghetti, you are actually consuming some volatile...
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    Just as we discussed with Topical Use, there are safety guidelines in place for using your oils internally. Any Essential Oil that you take in a softgel or in capsule form will fall under the INTERNAL category. For children, use one to two drops per use every four hours for the ideal amount,...
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    Next, we need to give some attention to the topic of whether to use GLASS or PLASTIC when STORING or DRINKING our Essential Oils. Many varieties of plastic are available, and some are more impervious to Essential Oils than others. However, not all plastics are equally fragile, and not all...
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    By this point, you may have some doubts or worries, along these lines: “There is no way I will ever remember which guidelines apply to which Essential Oil!” No fear! Our Company labels every single Essential Oil and Essential Oil Blend bottle with their appropriate uses. This label will...
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    First, let’s make an obvious, but important, statement: please work with your physician closely during pregnancy. During pregnancy, so many changes take place in your body. You are growing another person! Your body is creating another body. That is so amazing, difficult, and beautiful. During...
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    While on certain medications, doctors advise not to drink or eat grapefruit. But what about GRAPEFRUIT Essential Oil? The reason Grapefruit is not recommended with some medications is because the protein actually speeds up the metabolism of the medications, which will alter the levels that are...
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    Let’s not forget about our four legged friends. They often experience many body issues similar to ours, and Essential Oils are a great way to support their health. Here are some tips for using Essential Oils SAFELY with your furry pals. • Dilute for topical use. • Know your pet’s health status....
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