Open Your Mind to Start Inner Discovery, With Essential Oils

Editor’s Note: This blog post is the second of six that are an overview of the workshop given by D. Gary Young at the 2012 Young Living International Grand Convention, on spiritual healing. In the convention break-out session, we watched scenes from the movie Iron Will. Young Will Stoneman wanted to win a dogsled race back in the early 1900s. All …

Quiz: Get sorted into your Young Living house!

Are you bold, smart, hardworking, or ambitious? Do people tell you that you’re brave, gifted, loyal, or zealous? The traits you identify with most will determine your Young Living house! Your house is something like your family—so take the quiz, get the magic password, and find out where you belong. Feeling the quiz buzz? Find out which creature is your …

Back to School Essentials

Fall is one of our favorite seasons of the year—it’s cooler than summer, warmer than winter, and the changing colors are simply gorgeous. It’s also the time of the year when school starts again and the hustle and bustle of life seem to go into overdrive. With so much going on, it’s easy to let wellness take a backseat when …

Buzz cut or blowout: Rock your ‘do with this DIY hair pomade

There’s nothing like sitting in a salon chair watching as the barber works his magic. After a relaxing wash, a sharp haircut, and a close shave, you’re feelin’ fabulous. But how do you preserve your pompadour or give props to your pixie once you’ve left the land of polished locks? The answer is simple: DIY hair pomade. Our hair pomade …

Connecting to Emotions Through Writing and Essential Oils

Editor’s Note: This blog post and the five following are an overview of the workshop given by D. Gary Young at the 2012 Young Living International Grand Convention. Is writing old fashioned? No! I will teach you how to tap into your emotions so you can reprogram those things you wish to change—and the key is writing.   Put your …

9 life-changing benefits of Tangerine essential oil

Mmmmm, citrus essential oils—we know you’re swooning for them! Pop open a bottle and take in the sweet, nose-crinkling, mouthwatering, tangy scent. It’s no secret that Lemon, Lime, and Orange get the limelight in the citrus category. But here’s a secret you need to be in on—there’s a cutie in the citrus bunch that’s worth exploring every . . . …

The Beauty of Sacred Mountain

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 blog post series on essential oils as ways for people to connect with nature and to use as natural remedies, originally published in 2012. This is the second of a two-part series. …

Make This Your Year of Transformation

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 blog post series on essential oils as natural remedies, originally published in 2012. This is the first of a two-part series. [By 2011] we had gone through more than three years of …

No more counting sheep: 11 essential oils for when you’re going to sleep

Do you ever get so tired that you can’t even finish your senten . . . kdfoamskl? So sorry—must have nodded off there. Bleary-eyed, excessive-yawning days are usually preceded by nights of tossing and turning, punching our pillows, and worrying about tomorrow’s to-do list. Luckily, we’ve got a sleep guru for every one of your sleepless nights. You guessed it—essential …

8 diffuser blends you’ve got to try: We have one for every room!

So many rooms, so little time! If we had our way, we’d have an essential oil diffuser in every room of the house—and in the yard too! Whether you’re living that dream or you move your diffuser from room to room every hour, we have eight diffuser blends for you to try. Discover a blend for every room in the …