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What are essential oils?

Essential Oils are made from plants for physical and emotional benefits.

They are distilled from leaves, flowers, tree bark, seeds, or rind of fruit in concentrated amounts. These oils form the plant’s own immunity and defense against microbes, bacteria, fungus, insects and disease, as well as being the fluid that regenerates and heals the plant. 

Our bodies are made of building blocks similar to plants so when we use the oils they go to work in our bodies in the same way they would for the plant.

You can discover these safer, more affordable, and more effective natural solutions for yourself. 

They are 50 – 70 times stronger than herbs and typically one drop of a dōTERRA® essential oil has a powerful effect making them affordable at just cents per use!



essential oils sourced from plants

Oils can support your body in wonderous ways, but God is always your ultimate healer and prayer, through Jesus His son, your first resort.

essential oils made from flower petals

How do I Use essential oils?

You will soon learn that there are hundreds of ways to use dōTERRA® essential oils, including relaxation, personal hygiene, household cleaning, cooking, and supporting a healthy body. Every oil has at least one of three application methods: Aromatic, Topical, or Internal.

For Aromatic Use ~ Breathe in from the bottle, from cupped hands or use a diffuser to open up airways, improve mood, or freshen the air.

     For Topical Use ~ Use a carrier oil when applying to bottoms of feet or affected areas to target specific needs.

 For Internal Use ~ Drop in water, under tongue, or in veggie capsule to support mouth, throat, digestive system, or overall health.

“The oil of the HOLY SPIRIT is the most essential oil you could ever have…”

Some Basic Safety Tips

Photosensitivity – No sunbathing after applying citrus essential oils. Citrus oils are sensitive to the sun since they are made from the rind of fruit. Avoid direct sunlight to the exposed area for at least 12 hours or that location may have a skin irritation or burn. Oils applied underneath clothing should be fine.


Hot oils – If it starts to burn, skip the water. Use a carrier oil (olive-, coconut-, jojoba-, almond oil) or whole fat milk. Because essential oils don’t mix with water, applying water to the area can actually drive the burn in deeper. Ouch!


Avoid these areas – Never put essential oils in your eyes, inside ear canal, or up your nose. However, you may apply oils around the eye bone in a C shape, on the ear cartilage and behind the ear bone, or diffuse essential oils.


Dilution– Use a carrier oil such as fractionated coconut oil when applying essential oils topically to avoid skin sensitization.


Safe storage – The majority of all adverse reactions to essential oils by children have been as a direct result of accidental overdose and ingestion in large amounts. Keep out of reach of children. Use child proof safety caps.

lemon essential oils

Top Most Commonly Used Oils

For more detailed information on each oil, click on it’s name.

immune support
the king of oils
energizing essential oil
lemon essential oil

Natural Defense

  • Protective mouth rinse
  • Immune support
  • Cleanses and purifies
  • Eliminates airborne threats

Powerful and Versatile

  • Clean and dress minor cuts, bites and sores
  • Calms stress and tension
  • Supports immune function
  • Lifts mood and awareness

        Revitalizing and Uplifting

  • Energizing and revitalizing aroma
  • Elevates mood
  • Powerful cleanser and purifying agent

Cleans and Freshens

  • Soothes throat discomfort
  • Neutralizes odours
  • Elevates Mood
  • Antioxidant and detoxifier
  • Use to clean kitchen
antiviral essential oil
tea tree oil
grounding oil
respiratory support

         Natural Immune Support

  • Natural defense for kids and adults
  • Use internally as a part of a monthly cleansing regime for GI health

First Aid for the Skin

  • Skin blemishes
  • Beautify the skin
  • Healthy scalp and hair
  • Apply to feet and toenails


Grounding Blend

  • Creates sense of calm and well-being
  • Promotes tranquillity and sense of balance

Respiratory Support

  • Clears airways and promotes easy breathing
  • Use with diffuser at night for restful sleep
  • Use for seasonal respiratory discomfort
digestive support
peppermint essential oil
deep blue essential oil
lavender essential oil

Digestive Support

  • Eases digestive discomfort
  • Motion sickness or indigestion
  • Use at mealtimes for healthy, comfortable digestion

Cools and Invigorates

  • Invigorates lungs
  • Increases alertness
  • Cools body
  • Calms head tension

Muscle & Joint Support

  • Apply to tired, aching joints
  • Use before and after exercise to reduce discomfort
  • Use for deep tissue massage


All Things Calming

  • Reduce anxious feelings
  • Soothes emotions
  • Soothes irritated skin
  • Supports restful sleep
  • Calms bee stings
carrier oil



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