What are Essential Oils?
Essential oils are naturally occurring, volatile aromatic compounds are found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots, flowers, and other parts of plants. They are powerfully fragrant and give plants their distinctive smells. They protect plants and play a role in pollination. In addition to their intrinsic benefits to plants and their beautiful fragrance, essential oils have long been used for food preparation, beauty treatment, and health-care practices.
There are many brands of essential oils available and it can be confusing. Many essential oils are adulterated and filled with synthetic ingredients.
The limited regulations for essential oils means that you really don’t know what’s in the bottle, even if it says that its 100% pure. When choosing an essential oil company, do some research. Consider the following questions:
- Where were the plants grown?
- How and when were the plants harvested?
- What is the distillation process?
- What type of testing is done?
- Are all batches tested?
- Are the essential oils safe for consumption?
Pure essential oils are clean, crisp and quickly absorbed into the skin. Pure essential oils promote physical, emotional and spiritual well-being within the body. Pure essential oils have been used historically to treat a variety of ailments. Pure essential oils work.
I chose to use dōTERRA for myself and my family as I am convinced that these oils are the best available today.
Whether you just want to use the oils for personal use, or start sharing and growing a home-based business, you can get started today by opening your very own wholesale account. You can read more about why I chose dōTERRA here