3 Must Haves for Summer

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I love summer, spending time outside and at the lake.  Here are 3 must haves for summer fun in the sun. Mineral Sunscreen Lotion SPF 50 (SPF 10 also available) is one of these must have items for summer. Young Living’s Mineral Sunscreen Lotion SPF 50 expands our over-the-counter line with a new option for sun protection! This natural sunscreen is … Read More

Essential Oils and the Workplace

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Do you use essential oils at work? If you haven’t tried it yet, you may find joy in turning to your oils in the workplace.  If diffusing feels a bit outside of your comfort zone, especially in a smaller or shared work environment, I have several other ways you can enjoy the benefits of your essential oils while on the clock. … Read More

Lava Beads & Essential Oils

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We get asked a lot of questions about Essential Oil jewelry: what it is, how it works and what the benefits are over other types of Essential Oil diffusing? So, we thought why not put together a little Q&A guide to help answer some of those questions. And here it is! Let us know if you have any other questions in the comments … Read More

10 ways to use Northern Lights Black Spruce

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10 ways to use Northern Lights Black Spruce Wear this calm and serene scent as a charming cologne or layer it with Lavender or Neroli for a perfumed pick-me-up. Dilute with V-6™ or another carrier oil and apply to the bottoms of your feet, spine, and the base of your neck to infuse your evening with the tranquil aroma of … Read More

5 Tips for a Better Massage for Beginners

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If you want to give (or receive) a better massage, try to keep these five tips in mind. If you want to give (or receive) a better massage, try to keep these five tips in mind. 1. Just Relax The massage will not be as good if you’re tense and overthink. Try to focus on feeling the muscles under the … Read More

What kind of makeup do you use?

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Do you know how much our skin absorbs topical products? It is believed that our skin absorbs 60-70% of the topical products we use. So, it only makes sense if we want to live healthier lives, we would care about what products we put on our skin. Right? That’s why I want us to take a look at Savvy Minerals … Read More

Five secrets of Elemi essential oil

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Elemi essential oil  occasionally flies under the radar, despite its cousins Frankincense and Myrrh grabbing a lot of attention. But don’t let that distract you—this resin family is a terrific trio, not just a dynamic duo. Get ready! Elemi is about to reveal all its secrets! Origins welcome addition to the Young Living family. The Happy Pili Tree Farm, filled with … Read More

Essential Oils Biblical Past, Historical

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Today, I want to share with you the history of essential oils. Historically, throughout recorded history, essential oils have been used in a lot of wellness applications. For instance, a quick Google search would reveal that the Egyptians were some of the first people to use aromatic essential oils extensively in wellness, beauty treatments, food preparation, and in religious ceremonies. … Read More

Exactly What Are Therapeutic-Grade Essential Oils?

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The question is usually, “what are essential oils, exactly?”  Well, in a nutshell, authentic essential oils are very unique and concentrated aromatic liquids. They are extracted through very careful and controlled steam distillation, resin tapping and cold pressing.  The purest essential oils are far more powerful than the botanicals from which they come! They are distilled from flowers, trees, roots, … Read More