YL Community Stories: Brooke Craig, The Holistic Housewife

Listen to Podcast by Clicking Here Brooke Craig, aka “The Holistic Housewife,” is a YL Member as well as a board-certified holistic health practitioner and life coach. Married to her high school sweetheart, Brooke and her husband raise their three kids in southern Florida. Brooke is passionate about showing people how worthy they really are. Listen to her conversation with …

PART 11: FINDING PURE ESSENTIAL OILS

EDITOR’S NOTE: Since Gary Young’s passing, we have been taking stock of the tremendous contributions he made to the world by revisiting his presentations such as this fascinating twenty-part blog post series that recounts Gary’s ongoing discoveries about pure essential oils, their properties, and their production. Here’s Part XI. Gary learns about frankincense from Musallam, one of the last remaining …

Making sense of scents: Do essential oils really work?

You love how your temples tingle when you wash your hair with Lavender Mint Daily shampoo and the minty freshness after brushing your teeth. Remember that cooling sensation? It’s the constituents in Peppermint telling your body it’s cold no matter the temp outside. And when we say constituents, we’re not talking politics—more on that later. If you love essential oils …

Top 10 must-have oils!

It’s no secret: The scent of an essential oil can create waves of nostalgia or help you tap into emotions, and when some essential oils are taken internally, they can even improve overall health and wellness! With so many essential oils available, how do you choose which ones to add to your collection? While we’d love having every essential oil …

PART 10: FINDING PURE ESSENTIAL OILS

EDITOR’S NOTE: Since Gary Young’s passing, we have been taking stock of the tremendous contributions he made to the world by revisiting his presentations such as this fascinating twenty-part blog post series that recounts Gary’s ongoing discoveries about pure essential oils, their properties, and their production. Here’s Part X. Omani frankincense tree Many people have tried to enter the essential oil …

15 reasons Rosemary essential oil should be your new obsession

If you start singing, “parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme” whenever we mention rosemary, you should spend more time with Rosemary essential oil. Steam-distilled from the needle-like leaves of the Rosmarinus officinalis plant, Rosemary oil brings a fresh, woodsy aroma to everything it touches. But this hardworking herb is more than an earthy scent. What do you use Rosemary oil for? …

Seed to Seal: Bergamot

Listen to Podcast by Clicking Here Today’s story is about a special citrus oil that is exclusive to the region where Young Living’s newest partner farm, the Bella Vista Farm in Reggio di Calabria, Italy. From royal courts in France to this beautiful family-run farm, Bergamot oil has played an important part in essential oil research & the history of …

Beat head tension with this DIY roll-on recipe

Staring at your computer for hours or listening to kids whine after a long day can bring on nasty symptoms like light and sound sensitivity, a tight neck, and a stiff jaw. With enough triggers, these minor irritations can send most people’s tolerance over the edge. For times like these, create a roll-on chock-full of essential oils that provide relief. …

PART 9: FINDING PURE ESSENTIAL OILS

EDITOR’S NOTE: Since Gary Young’s passing, we have been taking stock of the tremendous contributions he made to the world by revisiting his presentations such as this fascinating twenty-part blog post series that recounts Gary’s ongoing discoveries about pure essential oils, their properties, and their production. Here’s Part IX. Young Living’s GC-MS in Spanish Fork, UT, lab Our research and …