What Are Essential Oil?
Essential oils are compounds extracted from plants.
The oils capture the plant's scent and flavor, also called its "essence."
Unique aromatic compounds give each Aromatherapy Essential Oils its characteristic essence.
Essential oils are obtained through distillation (via steam and/or water) or mechanical methods, such as cold pressing.
Once the aromatic chemicals have been extracted, they are combined with a carrier oil to create a product that's ready for use.
There are more than 90 types of Aroma Oil, each with its own unique smell and potential health benefits.
Here's a list of 8 popular Young Living Essential Oils and the health claims associated with them:
Peppermint: Used to boost energy and help with digestion.
Lavender: Used for stress relief.
Bergamot: Used to reduce stress and improve skin conditions like eczema.
Rose: Used to improve mood and reduce anxiety.
Chamomile: Used for improving mood and relaxation.
Tea Tree: Used to fight infections and boost immunity.
Jasmine: Used to help with depression, childbirth and libido.
Lemon: Used to aid digestion, mood, headaches and more.