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The Herbal Homestead's Guide to Essential Oils

Enroll in the The Herbal Homestead University and receive this free e-book: The Herbal Homestead’s Guide to Essential Oils. This is your first step to becoming a healer in your own home. Learn what essential oils are, how they work and how you can incorporate them into your own life.

The Herbal Homestead’s Guide to Essential Oil – Natural Solutions for Mind, Body and Spirit includes:

  • What Do I Use Essentials Oil For?
  • What Are Essential Oils?
  • How Essential Oils Work
  • How to Apply Essential Oils
  • Essential Oil Quick Reference
  • Essential Oil Safety Guidelines
  • In the Medicine Cabinet
  • Cleaning with Essential Oils
  • Essential Oils in Cooking and Baking
  • Essential Oils for Animals
  • Essential Oils for Emotions
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Essential Oil Recipe for Acne

  Acne Remedy Acne is a common skin condition aggravated by hormonal changes. Essential oils can help clear up blemishes and prevent new ones by cleansing the skin and fighting the production of sebum, the oily substance that clogs pores. Acne Neat Application...

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Acid Reflux Essential Oil Recipe

  Acid Reflux Rub When acidic digestive juices in the stomach back up into the esophagus, the result can be painful heartburn (because of the burning sensation) or acid reflux. Ingredients: 1 teaspoon carrier oil 4 or 5 drops frankincense essential oil...

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Juniper Berry

Juniper Berry Essential oil is my husband's favorite essential oil. He loves the woody scent and asks me to diffuse it all the time because it calms his mind.  Derived from the coniferous tree, Juniper Berry essential oil has a long history of therapeutic benefits and...

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Sign up for an Essential Oil Class!

You are interested in Essential Oils and want to know how you can use them in your life... THIS is the class for you! Join me as a I help you navigate several essential oils and their uses. We will also cover what essential oils are and how they are made. There are...

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It is Well with my Soul – A diffuser blend for peace

Sometimes when the world is scurrying around you - the constant chores, responsibilities, and the overbearing feeling of overwhelm. This time of mental chaos is a good time to look inward. To take a moment to center yourself. To breathe deeply and to remind yourself...

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What are Essential Oils?

Essential oils are natural aromatic compounds found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots, flowers, and other parts of plants. They can be both beautifully and powerfully fragrant. If you have ever enjoyed the gift of a rose, a walk by a field of lavender, or the smell of freshly cut mint, you have experienced the aromatic qualities of essential oils. Essential oils can lift the mood, calm the senses, and elicit powerful emotional responses. Yet the use of essential oils goes well beyond their fragrant appeal.

How do I use Essential Oils?

1 drop of peppermint oil is equal to 28 cups of peppermint tea. Essential oils are used for a very wide range of emotional and physical wellness applications. They can be used singly or in complex blends depending on user experience and desired benefit. Essential oils are usually administered by one of three methods: diffused aromatically, applied topically to the skin, or taken internally as dietary supplements.

Why use Essential Oils?

When you purchase oils that are pure, natural, aromatic compounds carefully extracted from plants. They do not contain fillers or artificial ingredients that would dilute their active qualities and are free of contaminants such as pesticides or other chemical residues. When you purchase premium 100% pure essential oils you not only get the best oils on the market you also get the BEST support and community from the The Herbal Homestead family.

What can Essential Oils do for my Family?

Essential oils have been used throughout history in many cultures for their medicinal and therapeutic benefits. Modern trends toward more holistic approaches to self care and growing scientific validation of alternative health practices are driving a rediscovery of the profound health benefits of essential oils. Many have powerful cleansing properties. Their unique chemical structure allows them to pass directly through the skin for immediate systemic response to topical application.


Contact Me

Have questions? Want to talk about how essential oils can help you and your family? Please give me a call at 910-231-0249 or fill out the information below and I will get right back with you.

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