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Essential Oils for Autism
“More and more we are hearing about essential oils and the benefits of using them. Some time ago, I remember reading a thread in a private autism parents group. The gist was divided; half were for essential oils, half thought it was just another waste of time. Some parents even had the misconception that people were touting essential oils can “cure” autism.”
DIY – Makeup Setting Spray
“Get a smooth, dewy, long-lasting makeup look with this essential oil-infused DIY Makeup Setting Spray. With just three ingredients—all of them naturally derived—it can be made at a fraction of the cost of retail brands. This homemade Makeup Setting Spray can also be easily customized to your skin’s needs: add Frankincense essential oil for normal skin, Geranium essential oil or Tea Tree essential oil for oily skin, and Myrrh essential oil for dry skin.”
- 2 ounces water
- ½ tablespoon vegetable glycerin
- 6 drops:
- Frankincense essential oil for normal skin
- Geranium essential oil or Tea Tree essential oil for oily skin
- Myrrh essential oil for dry skin
- Add to a small spray bottle and shake well.
- Hold spray bottle about 12 inches from face and lightly spritz skin 2–3 times.
- Let dry.
- Love your fresh-all-day look!
Late Summer Blend of Essential Oils
With Mixes made by: Young Living Essential Oils
“Cedarwood (Cedrus atlantica) has a warm, woodsy aroma that creates a comforting, uplifting experience. Use Cedarwood oil to add its invigorating scent to your life through aromatic and topical uses.”
“Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) has a scent that’s a wonderful blend of fresh, floral, clean, and calm. It’s this dynamic aroma that has made the flower a classic for perfumes, soaps, fresheners, and beauty products. As one of our most popular products, Lavender oil is a great beginner oil and a must for every home.”
“Orange 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 a sweet, peaceful aroma that can fill a room with a sense of peace, harmony, and creativity.”
Essential Oil DIY Linen Spray
Young Living Essential Oils is the best company to order your essential oils from. If you get a membership of Young Living Essential Oils, you get discounted prices on all oils, and you accumulate discounts from buying things too. Young Living is different because they use such good ingredients that are stronger so you use less drops. They sell a diffuser that I use to mix my essential oils in. The diffuser makes my home feel better and smell better.
My favorite mix is one I use that I made up. I am a Virgo, so I researched many different mixes, but this is what I do on a daily basis:
*3 drops Frankincense – “Frankincense essential oil has an earthy, uplifting aroma that’s perfect for grounding and spiritual connectedness. Create a safe and comforting environment when you diffuse or inhale this empowering oil—a perfect opportunity to collect your thoughts. When you seek purpose or engage in prayer or meditation, use this oil to enhance your experience. In addition to elevated spiritual experiences, the benefits of Frankincense essential oil include maintaining radiant skin.”
*3 drops Lavender – “Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) has a scent that’s a wonderful blend of fresh, floral, clean, and calm. It’s this dynamic aroma that has made the flower a classic for perfumes, soaps, fresheners, and beauty products. As one of our most popular products, Lavender oil is a great beginner oil and a must for every home. Lavender essential oil isn’t just a favorite because of its classic scent—it’s also highly versatile. From skin care products to relaxing routines, this oil can infuse many areas of your life.”
*2 drops Patchouli – “Patchouli essential oil may be used topically to improve the appearance of dry skin and is an ideal complement when added to your favorite skin care products. Diffuse this oil for a calming, relaxing, and peaceful fragrance.”
*2 drops of Sandalwood – “The health benefits of Sandalwood essential oil can be attributed to its properties as an antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antiphlogistic, antispasmodic, astringent, cicatrisant, carminative, diuretic, disinfectant, emollient, expectorant, hypotensive, memory booster, sedative and tonic substance.”
There are a lot of different concoctions and potions for clearer skin. Well I have collected some of the best recipes out there for a brighter, more toned complexion that makes you naturally glow. Enjoy! These are my personal favorites.
Here are some great guides:
If you are looking for the perfect coverup, I would suggest 2 products.
A Guide to Essential Oils and how to use them everyday, and everywhere in your home and life. Young Living is an excellent essential oils company. Here are the top reasons why Young Living is the best brand of essential oils there is to buy:
“The next time you drive by a field of fresh peppermint or hike through a pine forest, breathe deeply—you’re experiencing the soul-soothing power of essential oils. But essential oils are more than nice scents; these powerful plant extracts are your path to the lifelong wellness we are committed to helping you discover.”
“At the intersection of cutting-edge research and traditional wisdom, Young Living formulates targeted, essential oil-based wellness solutions that empower you to dodge harmful chemicals, energize your life, ditch stress and negativity, and reclaim your natural radiance. Browse this page for more details about our wellness categories: Home, Wellness, Balance, and Beauty.”
About Essential Oils:
“Extracted through careful steam distillation and cold pressing, only unadulterated essential oils are used in our products.”
Essential Oils in the Home:
“From cooking and cleaning to pet care and home remedies, essential oils provide many alternatives to harsh chemical products, allowing you to create the environment your family deserves.”
Essential Oils for Wellness:
“Whether you want to boost your energy, supplement your diet, or manage your weight, essential oil-infused multivitamins and nutrition solutions empower you to meet your wellness goals the natural way.”
Essential Oils for Beauty:
“Skincare, bath, and body products that are infused with natural essential oils instead of harmful chemicals allow you to naturally radiate beauty while experiencing the wonderful properties of herbs like lavender and sandalwood.”
“By providing mental support for overall emotional wellness, essential oils easily incorporate into your daily routine to help you find life balance and inner serenity.”