Tag: kids

DIY Foaming Hand Soap

Making your own foaming hand soap is so easy & so effective! Plus you can customize your blends each season, without the harsh chemicals!   Try these combos too… Beach Blend: Unscented Castile + Elevation oil Fall Blend: Unscented + Harvest Spice oil* Holiday Blend: Unscented + Holiday Joy oil* Winter Blend: Unscented + Holiday Peace oil* Love Blend: Peppermint…

DIY Mask Spray

Having this simple DIY spray blend on-hand right now is a must! I use a 2oz glass spray bottle filled with 4 natural ingredients to kill the gunk and keep our masks smelling great!   MASK SPRAY⠀ 2-3 drops each doTERRA essential oils: OnGuard Protective Blend, Breathe Respiratory Blend & Lemon, then top the bottle off with water, shake &…

The More You Know

SIMPLE SAFETY REMINDERS • Essential oils are volatile plant compounds. They need to be used with guidance. This is why team education and support is so important. Keep these tips in mind:⠀ ⠀ • Always dilute before applying to the skin. You will also avoid sensitization this way. ⠀ ⠀ • Avoid applying citrus oils to skin exposed to the…

Why The Feet?

A lot of essential oil users apply oils on the bottom of the feet because the skin is less sensitive and it absorbs well. Right? Yes! But do you know why? The pores on the soles of your feet, and on the palms of your hands, do not contain sebaceous glands. In other areas of your body, these glands secrete…

Kid Support

Next up in my *new* support series with simple solutions for every age/stage, elementary age kiddos! Because we allll need oils 🙌 I’m focusing on just 5 essentials for at-home care #easypeasy⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ Do you have Grade K-5 kids? Yep, me too! As we navigate these growth spurts, emotions, homework, now #homeschool doTERRA oils at home has definitely come in handy 🙌 So here’s 5 essentials for…

Toddler Support

Next up in my *new* support series with simple solutions for every age/stage, toddlers! Because we allll need oils 🙌 I’m focusing on just 5 essentials for at-home care #easypeasy⠀ ⠀ I discovered doTERRA essential oils when my daughter was a toddler, and it was a bigger blessing than I ever realized! These holistic health tools have saved us many nights when…

Essential Oil Dilution Guide

A good rule of thumb is to always dilute your essential oils for topical use, especially for kids, elderly adults, pets, and those with sensitive skin. Diluting with a carrier oil, like fractionated coconut oil, also helps the essential oils absorb into the skin better. Essential oils are volatile aromatic compounds that evaporate quickly. Mixing them with a carrier oil…

Show Me The Science

In 2017, I attended a Global Convention in Salt Lake City, Utah to learn more about essential oils. One of the speakers was Jennifer Eddins, SM (ASCP) a Specialist in Medical Microbiology with over 21 years in the medical field, as well as 16 years experience with fungal air sampling. At the Convention, Eddins shared some amazing scientific research she…

It’s Not Magic, It’s Just Logic

    It’s a REALLY good time to be proactive about supporting your immune system 😷 There are simple shifts we can all make that will have a positive impact on our health. It’s not magic, it’s just logic. Here’s 7 things I’m doing to keep my immune system strong…   • CLEAN HANDS – So simple, yet so effective!…

Essential Bath Bombs

Honestly, I’m no Martha Stewart, but this DIY is fun & easy! I made some DIY bath bombs with a friend and we experimented with a few recipes. I like how this one turned out. When I dropped one in the tub water this bath bomb fizzes up, smells incredible, and left my skin super smooth! For essential oil, I…