Diffusing Essential Oils

Sharon O'Connor, Senior StarToxin Free Living

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Diffusing oils is one of the best ways to use essential oils and Young Living offers several diffuser options. I especially like that the Premium Starter Kit comes with a choice of one of four different diffusers. These change occasionally, but you always have 3-4 to choose from for your kit. Choices, choices, choices!   The Aria™ Diffuser It features … Read More

Oils for Balance? Let’s Talk about Body, Mind and Spirit.

Sharon O'Connor, Senior StarToxin Free Living, Wellness Support Toolkit

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Let’s talk about using oils for balance. Did you know you can use essential oils to help relax the body, mind, and spirit? I don’t know about you, but I sure need this sometimes! I invite you to discover how these pure, Therapeutic-Grade essential oils and carefully formulated blends can help you maintain normal balance and peace in your life, … Read More

How Do I Use Essential Oils?

Sharon O'Connor, Senior StarToxin Free Living, Vitality Essential Oils

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How do I use oils? SAFETY FIRST Please dilute your oils. Do not put them in your eyes or ears. Follow directions on labels. *Once you get your own starter kit, your sponsor or I will connect with you and go over safety tips and suggestions in more detail! The solid labels have aromatic and topical directions on them. 1. … Read More

Why is Copaiba Essential Oil So Special?

Sharon O'Connor, Senior StarVitality Essential Oils

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Known for its gentle, woodsy aroma, Copaiba essential oil is a product of steam distilling the gum resin tapped from the Brazilian Copaifera reticulata tree. With high levels of beta-caryophyllene and a uniquely sweet aromatic profile, Copaiba oil helps create a relaxing atmosphere when diffused or applied topically. Its warm aroma also makes Copaiba a great addition to your daily … Read More

The Benefits of CBD Oil

Sharon O'Connor, Senior StarCBD Oil, Hemp

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When it comes to finding relief, both mentally and physically in the demands of daily life, one of the most sought-after oils is CBD oil. Derived from hemp, CBD oil, or Cannabidiol, is packed with nutrients and therapeutic properties that react favorably with the body’s natural processes. What does CBD oil do? (Since I don’t sell CBD oil, I can … Read More

Five Ways I Use Essential Oils Every Day (Number 4 May Surprise You)

Sharon O'Connor, Senior StarToxin Free Living, Vitality Essential Oils, Wellness Support Toolkit

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When I discovered the power and joy of using essential oils (only nine months ago!!!) I began with just four oils. They were Progessence Plus serum; Clary Sage; Endoflex; and Elemi (otherwise known as “poor man’s Frankincense”). I learned about their properties and as a cancer survivor put into early menopause from chemo and radiation, I was seeking specific help … Read More

What’s the Best Nutritional Scanner in the Industry?

Sharon O'Connor, Senior StarWellness Support Toolkit

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iTOVi is the best nutritional scanner in the industry. This device has changed my perspective on wellness support as a cancer survivor, wife, mom, and pet mom. Why? It’s simple. Whether your goal is to improve the wellness of yourself or others, the iTOVi Scanner provides a list of top oils and supplements your body has a response to. The … Read More

How do I find hand sanitizer without triclosan?

Sharon O'Connor, Senior StarToxin Free Living

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Did you know most store bought hand sanitizers contain Triclosan (sometimes abbreviated as TCS) which is an antibacterial and antifungal agent found in some consumer products, including toothpaste, soaps, detergents, toys, and surgical cleaning treatments? Its efficacy as an antimicrobial agent, the risk of antimicrobial resistance, and its possible role in disrupted hormonal development remain controversial. Thanks to our friends … Read More

Sweet Potato Breakfast

Sharon O'Connor, Senior StarHealthy Food Ideas, Vitality Essential Oils

One of the foods that I rely on and enjoy  is the humble sweet potato. When I was following a raw foods/juicing wellness recovery plan during and after stage four cancer/treatment, sweet potatoes were an easy way to get satisfying nutrition. My favorite way to enjoy them is to peel the sweet potatoes, slice into wedges, and toss with a … Read More