If you are new to the world of essential oils you may have lots of questions. Here are answers to a few of the most common questions. Feel free to ask us if you have other questions.
No, you can find cheap essential oils all over the place from Wal-Mart to Amazon however you need to purchase only 100% therapeutic grade oils. You may pay a bit more but you know you are getting the best product. Most of the cheaper oils add fillers to decrease the cost.
We recommend Spark Naturals. Spark Naturals use 100% therapeutic grade oils. We like them the best because they are not an MLM so their prices are lower than DoTerra or Young Living plus you won’t have to worry about a monthly commitment. You can also save 10% off if you use the coupon code TRYSPARK10.
How do I use essential oils?
You can use essential oils in three ways. Topically, internally, and aromatically. For more information on how to use essential oils check out our post here.
How much should I use?
You only need one or two drops for most essential oils.
You can use several essential oils several times a day; some people use them on an as-needed basis others use them every day.
Can children use essential oils?
Some essential oils can be toxic to children. Make sure you research before you apply to your children. You will usually want to dilute the oils in a carrier oil or in the bath.
What precautions should I take when using essential oils?
- Do a skin test before using topically. If you have skin irritation stop using the oil or dilute it before trying again.
- Don’t get essential oils in your eye.
- Use only 100% pure therapeutic grade oils.
- Listen to your body.