TGIF…need some Stress Away?

Lynn MatsunagaUnboxing the kit

Congratulations, it’s Friday! To help you relax and unwind, diffuse or apply some Stress Away. This oil blend contains vanilla extract which sometimes separates out from the other oils. I recommend that you tip the bottle upside down and back just a few times to mix it up. It’s generally not recommended to shake oils up a lot as it … Read More

Freshen with Purification

Lynn MatsunagaUnboxing the kit

Welcome to day 10 of the 14 day challenge to get to know what’s in the premium starter kit. Today we talk about Purification, which is an awesome blend to diffuse when you want to freshen the air and eliminate odors. This is especially great to clear the air after you’ve cooked an aromatic dinner. Let’s face it, sometimes odors … Read More

Panaway, apply it

Lynn MatsunagaUnboxing the kit

It’s fine on day 9! Today, I will tell you about one of the most valuable oils in the Premium Starter kit. Panaway, Frankincense, and the diffuser are the more expensive items in the kit and getting them along with all the other oils is an incredible value. This is one that I like to rub on my neck and … Read More

Refreshing R.C.

Lynn MatsunagaUnboxing the kit

It’s day 8 of the 14 day challenge to get to know the oils in the Young Living Premium Starter Kit. Congratulations on sticking with me as we move through the oils! R.C. is a blend that makes me think of the spa and the park, both of which are relaxing. Why? Scents and aromas travel through our noses up … Read More

The Legend of Thieves

Lynn MatsunagaUnboxing the kit

Hello, it’s day 7 of the 14 day essential oil kit challenge. The Thieves essential oil blend is one of our most popular oils. It is inspired by the legend of four 15th century French thieves who used a combination of clove, rosemary, and other botanicals to protect themselves while robbing the dead and dying. The Thieves products can help to … Read More

Digest with Digize

Lynn MatsunagaUnboxing the kit

Hey, it’s day 6 of the 14 day essential oil challenge where we get to know what’s in the premium starter kit. Today, we begin discussing blends! Digize has a strong smell that may take some getting used to as it smells…like spices. I’m not sure how to describe it, but maybe to say a little like black licorice due … Read More

Copa – Copaiba

Lynn MatsunagaUnboxing the kit

It’s day 5 where I sing to you! This oil name leaves many people stumped on how to pronounce it. I tend to think of a certain “Lady” singing “papa-papa-raz-zi” and then sing “ko-pah-ee-bah”, in my head, of course. Do you get it? Anyway, this oil doesn’t really make much of an impression just off of smell alone since it’s scent … Read More

Uplifting Frankincense

Lynn MatsunagaUnboxing the kit

Hello and welcome to day 4 of the 14 day premium starter kit challenge. By now, I hope you’ve smelled the oils that you’ve read about ,maybe you’ve even put some in the diffuser.  I love diffusing with oils to help unwind after a stressful day at work. Most people want their home to smell nice, but let’s face it…sometimes … Read More

Lemony fresh

Lynn MatsunagaUnboxing the kit

 Welcome to day 3 of the 14 day essential oil challenge. Today, we learn about the cleansing power of lemon. There’s something about lemon and citrus fruit that makes things smell clean, maybe that’s why they use it in cleansers. You can make your own DIY scrubs and cleansers with oils and some basic supplies. Fun fact: Contains the antioxidant … Read More

Lovely Lavender

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  Welcome to day 2 of the 14-day Essential Oil Challenge.  Today we discuss lavender, which is considered the “Swiss Army knife” of oils because it is so versatile. This gem is the first thing I reach for when I have a scrape, scratch, or itch. This is one oil I often use both aromatically and topically.  I diffuse this … Read More