Grapefruit Essential Oil

BENEFITS

An article on National Institute of Health (NIH) suggests that Grapefruit EO has far more to offer than great taste. This article that discusses the oil's chemical profiling suggests, "Our study indicates that all grapefruit essential oils can be used as anti-inflammatory agents, with Rose grapefruit showing the highest potential, followed by Marsh and, lastly, Star Ruby, in both peels and leaves."1 Note: the word all is referencing all varieties of grapefruit, not all brands. 
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Eucalyptus Radiata

The Tree
Like most species of Eucalyptus, Eucalyptus Radiata is native to Australia. A very large flowering evergreen tree in the myrtle family, Eucalyptus Radiata produces fragrant leaves. Because of it's foliage it is also known, informally, as narrow-leaved peppermint. Eucalyptus trees can survive more than 250 years and the Radiata species can be over 160' tall at maturity. 

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Frankincense Essential Oil


Frankincense
Studies have shown Frankincense to be an excellent way to balance, regulate and bring our bodies back to homeostasis - our happy place 😋 👍🏼. It helps your body get back to your place of optimal functioning. As a natural gift from nature, Frankincense has the ability to...
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R.C. Essential Oil


R.C. 
It's no wonder that kids who were rushed to the ER all too frequently because of exercise induced breathing problems have been able to play sports again! This line up of oils - Eucalyptus Globulus, Myrtle, Marjoram, Pine, Eucalyptus Radiata, Eucalyptus Citriodora, Lavender, Cypress, Black Spruce, Peppermint - has...
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4 Barriers That Keep People From Trying Essential Oils.

 

Safety Concerns
Most people's main concern about using oils is in regards to ingesting them. While you should not ingest most brands of essential oils because of labeling and purity concerns,  Young Living created our Vitality Line with labeling that complies with FDA regulations, giving you the assurance that they are safe to ingest. That said, all of our oils are held to the same quality standard. They can be found in medical professional offices around the globe because our standards far exceed what is required to be classified as pure and organic which is probably why NASA took Young Living oils with them on the Space Shuttle.




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Pine Essential Oil


An article published on the National Institute of Health (NIH) site gives hope for its use with breast cancer. The article, "Selectivity of Pinus Sylvestris Extract and Essential Oil to Estrogen-insensitive Breast Cancer Cells Pinus Sylvestris against Cancer Cells" says, "The data from this report indicate that Scots pine needles extract and essential oil exhibits...
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Believe Essential Oil Blend


Believe Essential Oil Blend  
Every person has a unique, built in potential that is far greater than we could ask for or imagine.
Yet, we allow fear and the things of life to hold us back. Believe can help us step into courage and step out in faith!

Let's talk about what's in it!
1. Idaho Balsam Fir is high in terpenes1 which help to open emotional blocks (the things that hold us back), recharge us and give us energy. This oil is loved by Native Americans for promoting wellness and spiritual purposes. It promotes deep breathing which helps keep blood . . .
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THE STORY OF THIEVES AS TOLD BY MARY YOUNG, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO OF YOUNG LIVING


A thief is someone who steals, and this thievery came about because of the plague of 1720 when the dying and the dead were being robbed by perfumers who thought they had discovered the ultimate weapon. When the thieves were finally caught and forced to divulge their secret, it seemed laughable. . .
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Orange


Orange Vitality essential oil, cold-pressed from the rinds of oranges, has a juicy aroma reminiscent of the fresh fruit. An important ingredient in popular blends such as Citrus Fresh™, Abundance™, Christmas Spirit™, and Peace & Calming®, Orange oil offers an uplifting aroma that fills a room with a sense of peace, harmony, and creativity.

Try making Orange essential oil part of your morning routine by adding...
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Peppermint


Fresh, nostalgic, and instantly recognizable. Peppermint Essential Oil invigorates the mind and livens up your senses while inspiring a sense of calm. It's a well studied oil and has proven to be useful for many things! Used topically, Peppermint oil creates a cool, tingling sensation on the skin, making it a favorite for...
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Gratitude Blend


Gratitude Essential Oil Blend 
This blend was specifically formulated to elevate and soothe the mind and promote relaxation of the body to help us step out of the worries of this world and into a place where we can count our blessings.  

If you struggle to have an attitude of gratitude, diffusing Gratitude and using it topically might just change your life especially if you combine it with other practices that foster a sense of gratitude. This blend contains...
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Myrrh Essential Oil


Myrrh Essential Oil promotes awareness and can lift your mood because it contains terpenes. Medically, terpenes are used for the treatment of anxiety and depression.

When you feel foggy or down, your hormones are making you miserable or your thyroid is out of whack, Myrrh might be your new best friend. 

The value of Myrrh and Frankincense together has been proven with modern science and, the combination of the two oils together have astonished researchers. "The synergistic effects of the combination formed by these two natural resins have been confirmed and have attracted worldwide attention."2
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Hope Essential Oil Blend


Hope Essential Oil Blend 
Excessive stress can cause us to lose hope. When feelings of overwhelm consume us, our brain and body stop functioning optimally because of restricted blood flow and increased heart rate can be a result of stress. Less blood flow to our brain and body isn't good. Melissa has been studied and found to help relieve stress and and "regulate hemodynamic (blood flow) changes in patients with ACS in emergent and acute conditions."1 If it can help people in acute distress, just imagine how much it might help you.
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Oils For Every System

By addressing your foundational needs,  all the other resolutions you'd like to make will become more doable. It's virtually impossible to get what you want out of life if you only address visible issues. 

Get to the root of things! When you do, you'll have more energy, enjoy life more and do the things you want to do more easily. EOs are proven to affect every system of your body! What systems do you need to support this year? Click here to see what oils to use for each system.

  1. Cardiovascular System
  2. Digestive System
  3. Endocrine System (Hormones)
  4. Immune System
  5. Integumentary System (Skin, Hair, Nails)
  6. Muscular System
  7. Neurological/Nervous System (Brain Health, Emotional and Mental Health)
  8. Renal System (Bladder, Kidney and Urinary)
  9. Respiratory
  10. Endocannabinoid System
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Gathering Essential Oil Blend


Gathering Essential Oil Blend
When you have negative triggers associated with gatherings or just struggle to manage the inevitable ups and downs of the day, Gathering can help. Of the oils in this blend, Lavender and Frankincense are the most well studied with an abundance of research proving their value. They are both helpful in regulating our emotions and helping us when we need to reframe our memories.
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Vegan Stuffed Acorn Squash


This Vegan Stuffed Acorn Squash recipe proves that plant-based ingredients can deliver all the fall flavor you love without meat or dairy. You can feel good about indulging in scrumptious food when you make acorn squash stuffed with crunchy quinoa, colorful veggies...

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Longevity Vitality


Longevity Vitality™ includes the powerhouse essential oils Thyme, Orange, Clove, and Frankincense. It can be incorporated into anyone's wellness regimen but offers support especially needed by seniors. It amps up the immune system and increases overall wellness.

HISTORICAL USES OF THYME
Thyme has been widely acknowledged as one of the most used herbs since as far back as ancient Egypt. Throughout history, tinctures, salves, and solutions made from Thyme leaves have been used as a 
cure for poison, a pain reliever, and healing

When the Black Death hit, thyme was used...
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Cinnamon Bark


Cinnamon Bark
Recent studies have verified what those of old already knew. Here is the summary portion of an article on NIH's website "In summary, cinnamon and components of cinnamon have been shown to have beneficial effects on essentially all of the factors associated with metabolic syndrome, including insulin sensitivity, glucose, lipids, antioxidants, inflammation, blood pressure, and...
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Nutmeg


Nutmeg Essential Oil
Nutmeg is a favorite flavor in tea - it's so yummy! Just a drop or two can give your body a boost of by supporting your adrenals. More than ever, we all need a little extra energy! 

Nutmeg contains antioxidants, may support cognitive function and the immune system. . .
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Hacks To Make Your Home Safer

Finding helpful hacks when you want to make your home a non-toxic zone can be a Godsend - especially if you are on a budget. You can use all of our products in unconventional ways because all of our products are non-toxic and safe.


In this post, find out how to:
  • remove rust
  • keep bugs away (with suggestions from the National Pesticide Information Center)  
  • get red wine out of your carpet
  • how to reduce static in your laundry
  • and more...
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