Destination: Essential Oils Blog

Essential Oil Properties Definitions

Essential Oil Properties Definitions

Here is a list of definitions for the most common essential oil properties: Analgesic : remedy or agent that reduces pain Anti-bacterial : kills or inhibits bacteria Anti-biotic : destroys or inhibits growth of microorganisms and bacteriaAnti-convulsant : stops or prevents convulsions Anti-depressant : helps alleviate depressionAnti-diarrheal :  relieves diarrhea Anti-emetic : reduces the incidence and severity of nausea and vomiting Anti-fungal : destroys or inhibits the growth of fungi Anti-hemorrhagic : prevents or combats hemorrhaging or bleedingAnti-histaminic : reduces allergic conditions Anti-infectious : reduces or prevents infection Anti-inflammatory : alleviates inflammation Anti-microbial : destroys or inhibits growth of pathogenic...

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Essential Oil Age Guidelines Chart

What can I use on my infant? Can my teenager use this? How many times have you had that question? Help is here! Now on our website is a complete guide to what age is safe for babies,kids, and teenagers to use essential oils. The recommendations are from the book "Essential Oil Safety- Second Edition" by Robert Tisserand. You can view it here. Print it off and keep it nearby- share with your friends too!

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WADE first! Easy way to be safe!

So many friends and family try to use essential oils on their loved ones with the best of intentions. However, due to an abundance of misinformation, sometimes they end up hurting more than helping. I have created an easy way to remember what all needs to be checked when using any company's essential oils: WADE! W- Warnings- any specific warnings for this oil? Photosensitive, skin irritant, etc. A- Age- any age restrictions for this oil? How old should user be? D- Dilution- what dilution should be used for this oil? E- Exceptions- anyone who should not use this oil? Those...

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Destination Oils Blend Comparision Chart- DoTerra, Young Living, Plant Therapy

Looking to see how our blends compare to other companies? Look no farther! Here it is!!

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Update on everything!

This will be pretty short and sweet this time, but I wanted to put out a quick update for everyone! Through the weekend, use coupon code BLEND20 to save 20% off all the blends on our site. Limited to what is in stock only- so shop early! We have been really busy getting all the blends onto the site, and we are doing our first gift show at the beginning of August in Minneapolis. I think I am pretty much packed up for it, but I keep ordering more jewelry to show! I am such a good shopper- but now...

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