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Pure Peppermint Essential Oil

Pure Peppermint Essential Oil

Peppermint is a favorite essential oil of most people. It’s an energizing pick me up or a cooling wind down at the end of the day, plus a whole lot more. Here are 10 uses for Peppermint oil you will want to try!

1. Cool down after a busy day.
Peppermint is a “hot” oil so you can dilute it with 1 drop of Peppermint with 4 drops of V-6 or another carrier oil; then rub on the temples, forehead, and back of the neck. Avoid your getting it in your eyes! The menthol and menthyl acetate constituents create a nice cooling sensation.

2. Add Peppermint to your water.
Add a drop or 2 of Peppermint Vitality to your drinking water for an energizing boost. Start out with one drop. It’s a strong one.

3. Stimulate your morning shampoo.
Add 2-3 drops of Peppermint to your morning shampoo and massage your scalp for 2 minutes get your day off to an energized start.

4. Breath freshener.
Put a drop of Peppermint Vitality on your tongue to freshen your breath whenever you feel the need or after a meal with garlic or onions.

Pure Peppermint Essential Oil

Peppermint Vitality Essential Oil

5. Support digestion.
Add a drop or two of Peppermint Vitality to a glass of water or a cup of tea to support normal digestion and help with gastrointestinal discomfort. Peppermint Vitality can support normal digestion and reduce feelings of discomfort after large meals.*

6. Find your focus.
Fill your office or study space with energizing aromas by diffusing this blend when it’s time to buckle down on a project.

7. Soothing Gel.
Add a few drops each of Peppermint and Lavender to aloe vera gel for a soothing after sun cooldown.

8. Cooling chest rub.
Mix a drop of Peppermint with eucalyptus and a small amount of V-6 and rub it onto your chest for a cooling sensation.

9. Cool off on a hot day.
Add two drops of Peppermint to a cold, damp washcloth and place on the back of your neck, your forehead, or your chest to help cool down on a really hot day.

10. Use Peppermint in cooking. Add 2 drops of Peppermint Vitality to chocolate brownie or chocolate cookie recipe, or 1 drop to hot chocolate.

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Pure Lemon Essential Oil

Pure Lemon Essential Oil

When your kitchen smells like the last night’s fish dinner, diffuse pure Lemon essential oil. Lemon has a cleansing refreshing aroma that really smells wonderful. Lemon is another one of those oils that has so many uses it’s hard to list them all.

When a child’s sticker leaves residue on your car window, you defy it with Lemon. When you need a little more spring in your step, you dilute Lemon with V-6™ and dab it on your wrist. Life is full of Lemon moments; it’s no wonder this essential oil is a Young Living favorite!

Make a room freshening spray
Mix 6 drops of Lemon oil and 6 drops of Purification oil in a spray bottle mixed with distilled water to use in the bathroom as an air freshener.

Fridge odors
Add a couple drops of lemon essential oil to a box of baking soda and place in the refrigerator for a fresh clean smell.

Remove sticker residue
Add 1-2 drops of Lemon oil to the sticky residue that is left behind after removing a price tag or sticker.
Fight oil with oil—for real! Battle greasy stovetops, counters, and dishes with a mix of Lemon and vinegar. Mix 20 drops with 1 cup white vinegar in a 16-ounce spray bottle and fill to the top with water. Spray those sticky surfaces and wipe clean with a damp cloth.

Remove gum from hair
Drop 1-2 drops of Lemon oil to the gum and the surrounding hair. Work it in a bit until you can easily remove the gum.

Remove oil, grease spots or crayon
Add 1-2 drops of Lemon oil to the grease spot or Crayon markings. This also works on shoe scuff marks.
Clean greasy stovetops, counters, and dishes with a mix of Lemon and vinegar. Mix 20 drops with 1 cup white vinegar in a 16-ounce spray bottle and fill to the top with water. Spray those and wipe clean with a damp cloth.

Clean fruit
To clean and increase the shelf life of fresh fruit, fill a bowl with cool water and 2-3 drops of Lemon oil. Drop your cleaned fruit into the water and stir. Be sure all surfaces of the fruit contact the lemon water.

Clean Countertops and other surfaces
Add 2-3 drops of Lemon oil to water and spray counter tops, bathroom fixtures and other surfaces to clean them. Rub a drop of Lemon oil to clean a butcher’s block or other cutting surfaces.

Soak your dishcloth overnight in a bowl of water and a drop of Lemon oil to clean and freshen.

Clean hands when out in public
Rub a drop of Lemon oil on your hands after using a public bathroom. Rub lemon oil on hands after touching shopping cart handles, door knobs and dirty surfaces.

Lemon scented laundry
Infuse your laundry with the citrusy freshness by adding 5-8 drops to the rinse cycle when doing a load of laundry.

Skin care superstar
Radiant-looking skin with Lemon essential oil. Add a few drops to your skin care routine for glowing, gorgeous skin. Add Lemon oil to your oily skin care routine.

Give your face a hydration hug with a DIY face mask: 1 teaspoon coconut oil, 1 teaspoon honey, plus 1 drop Lemon oil. Apply and let sit for 15 minutes before rinsing with warm water.

Citrus oils are photosensitive. Use citrus oils least 12 hours before heading out into the sun.

Carpet Cleaning
Put 10-15 drops of Lemon oil in each gallon of carpet cleaning solution to help pull out stains and brighten the rug. This also leaves a fresh smell in the room.

Freshen carpets
Carpet Freshener Powder
1 box baking soda
1 empty and cleaned potato chip canister
hand-held hole punch
20-30 drops of Lemon essential oil

Clean out an empty “Pringles” type potato chip canister.
Punch out a few holes in the plastic lid.
Sift the baking soda into a glass mixing bowl to break up any clumps.
Mix essential oils of your choice into bowl, mixing well with fork so that baking soda takes on the scent of the oils.
Pour the mixture into canister and replace plastic lid (with the holes on top). Sprinkle onto carpet and let sit, then vacuum for a fresh smelling carpet.

Pure Lemon Essential Oil

ure Lemon Essential Oil

Use in cooking
Add Lemon essential oil to marinades, drinks and other recipes that call for lemon zest, lemon extract or lemon juice.

Add to beverages
Start the day right with a drop each of Lemon Vitality and Grapefruit Vitality in your morning smoothie. This dynamic duo supports your immune system and may help support your weight-loss regimen.
Add a drop of lemon to drinking water for a refreshing uplift.

Diffuse for focus and mood uplift
Diffuse lemon essential oil for a little help focusing when working on article writing or working on schoolwork or a presentation. Just add a few drops of Lemon to your diffuser. Lemon oil is an uplifting stimulating aroma.

Diffuse Pure Lemon Essential Oil

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Lavender is often called the “Swiss Army Knife of Oils.” Lavender is one of those oils that everyone should have on hand. If you have some issue that you wonder what oil to use, it’s a good bet lavender will be helpful.

Lavender has a fresh, sweet, balsam-like scent. There are over 100 categories of lavenders grown and distilled in the world.

True genuine authentic pure lavender oil is Lavandula angustifolia, sometimes called Lavandula officinalis. This is the lavender Young Living Essential Oils carries.

Angustafolia – This is a Lavender cultivated from the wild which grows at about 3000 feet above sea level. To get one pound of oil requires from 170 to 250 pounds of plant. This is the Lavender which contains sesquiterpenes.

Most lavender on the market is actually one of the hybrids or diluted with and not really true pure lavender.

Lavendula hybrida/abrial – A hybrid lavendin, grows at about 500 feet above sea level This is a cheap oil used in the cosmetic industry and is one of the primary “Lavenders” coming into North America.

Lavendula hybrida/grosso – A cheap, hybrid lavendin which grows at sea level. It is highly antiseptic and is used by veterinarians in Europe as a sterilizing agent. It has an alcoholic-terpene fragrance which is sharp, rather than pleasant. This is the oil most often sold in Canada and USA as “Lavender”. It will produce 1 pound of oil from 35 pounds of plant.

Here are 9 reasons true pure Lavender should be in your kit.

Pure Lavender Essential Oil by Young Living

Pure Lavender Essential Oil

1. A good night’s sleep
Having trouble winding down before bed time? Rub a couple drops of lavender on the back of the neck and shoulders. Put a drop or two of lavender oil on your palms and inhale. Run your hands over pillow to transfer a bit of the relaxing scent.

2. After Sun Soothing
Don’t let a day under the fun, scorching sun ruin your night! After hours of play, rub pure Lavender essential oil into your irritated skin for a soothing sensation that can’t be beat.

After Sun Soothing Spray
½ cup distilled water
¼ cup aloe vera gel
8 drops of pure Lavender essential oil
2 drops of Roman Chamomile essential oil

Blend together and pour into a 12-16 ounce fine mist spray bottle. Spray skin if you have been over exposed to the sun. This is very healing and soothing to sunburned skin. Do not get any in eyes.

3. Beautiful skin
Add pure lavender essential oil to your moisturizer and skin care recipes to support your aging skin.

4. Battle blemishes
Add a couple drops of pure lavender essential oil to your face wash and apply a drop or two to those annoying red spots to help reduce the appearance of blemishes.

5. Soothe tired feet
Rub lavender oil on your feet for a soothing foot massage after a busy day on your feet! Or add some lavender to a foot soak,

Tired Feet Foot Soak
3–4 quarts warm water (enough to cover feet in container)
1/3 cup Epsom salt
5 drops pure Lavender essential oil

Mix Epsom salt and essential oils in a small bowl. Add salt mixture to warm water. Sit back, relax and let your feet soak for 15-30 minutes.

6. Makeup remover
Wiping off your makeup doesn’t have to be full of harsh chemicals. Make up some gentle DIY makeup remover pads infused with Lavender essential oil. You’ll also get the added benefit of Lavender’s relaxing aroma with your nighttime routine.

DIY Lavender Makeup Remover Pads
1/4 to 1/2 cup distilled water
1 tsp castile soap
1 tsp witch hazel
1 tsp coconut oil
7 drops pure Lavender essential oil
Round cotton pads
4 ounce airtight glass container

Pour distilled water in a glass container.
Add castile soap, witch hazel, coconut oil, and Lavender essential oil.
Put the lid on the container and shake well to combine all ingredients.
Take off the lid and insert the cotton pads to the top of the jar or until they stop absorbing liquid.
To use, remove one wipe and squeeze out excess liquid. Gently blot or wipe over closed eyelids until makeup is removed. Store with the lid tightly screwed.

Lavender Vitality Pure Essential Oil

Lavender Vitality Pure Essential Oil

7. Lavender in beverages
Lavender Vitality Essential Oil added to a cup of chamomile tea in the evening before bed time. Just one drop is all you need. If you have been to the Young Living Farms around convention time you may have enjoyed a Lavender Lemonade. So tasty and refreshing.

Lavender Lemonade
7 lemons, peeled and juiced
2 limes, peeled and juiced
1 drop Lavender Vitality essential oil
14 cups water
1-1/2 cup Blue Agave

Mix all ingredients together and chill.
Add more water or Blue Agave, depending on the size and tartness of the fruit.
Be careful that you don’t add more than a drop of lavender oil so that it does not overpower your lemonade.

8. Pamper yourself with s soaking bath

Give yourself the the royal treatment with a luxurious soak in DIY bath salts.

Bubbly Bath Salts
1 cup of Epsom Salt
2 Tbs unscented body wash or bubble bath
1/2 tsp jojoba oil

12 drops of Pure Lavender Essential Oil
6 drops Cedarwood essential oil
Glass Jar

Mix all ingredients in a glass bowl.
Cover a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
Spread the mixture out on the parchment paper and let dry for 24 hours.
Stir every few hours to make sure the mixture dries evenly and doesn’t stick together.
Once fully dry, break up any large chunks and pour into the glass jar.
To use, place 1/4 cup of bath salts in the bathtub as it is filling with water.

9. Diffuse for a relaxing atmosphere
Add a couple drops of lavender, cedarwood and tangerine to your diffuser for a calming relaxing aroma.

Diffuse Pure Lavender Essential Oil

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