10 Best Uses for Essential Oils

10 Best Uses for Essential Oils

10 Best Uses for Essential Oils (all natural, too!) Have a problem? There’s an essential oil for that. I came to love essential oils as soon as I had Nolan.I wanted to explore safe, natural options for my home and family. I started with the basic kit (lemon, lavender and peppermint) and now have a treasure trove of coveted oils I use every single day. The hype is real & the oils sell themselves, truly. Bottom line— they work…really, really well. To make your life easier, I’ve compiled a list of the top 10 uses for essential oils that are safe, natural and will make you feel amazing, I promise. Let’s begin…. 1. Bug and tick spray It’s almost mosquito season and this year has been a particularly wet one. I haven’t found anything that is as effective as lavender + lemongrass, or lavender all on its own. Here is a recipe I abide by…. 2. Cleaning the house There are a few different concoctions you can make here: all purpose cleaner, bathroom cleaner, linen spray and essential oils spritzed on some wool balls and thrown into the dryer. All purpose cleaner 1/2 cup white vinegar 1 1/2 cup water 10 drops tea tree oil 5 drops lavender or citrus blend (scent) DO NOT USE ON MARBLE OR TRAVERTINE Bathroom cleaner 1/4 cup baking soda 1/4 cup liquid castile soap (I like unscented Dr. Bronners) 1 tbsp water 1 tbsp vinegar 5-10 drops lemon Laundry – dryer sheet replacements All  natural / organic wool + 5 drops lavender 3. Soothe sore muscles Have you heard of dōTERRA‘s Deep Blue...