All About Cedarwood

Cedarwood essential oil holds a special place in our hearts—and among our favorite beauty and personal care products! Cedar oil is a wonderful complement to your hair and skin care regimen, and the Cedarwood scent is evocative of the strong, tall trees it comes from. In this infographic, we’re sharing some of our favorite factoids about this botanical and some …

Essentialzymes and Good Health

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 enzymes and gut health, originally published in 2011. This is part three of a three-part series, the first being about the benefits of a good enzyme savings account …

10 things essential oil users do differently

You’re different, unique, and special as can be! Why? Because you do things differently. First, you see Mother Nature’s finest, aka essential oils, as the solution for living your best life. Second, you manage to excel at beauty, cleaning, parenting, and self-care—all while keeping your cool. And third, you have a true passion for purity and want to share it …

Had too much sun? Try 10 natural solutions to refresh your skin

Exploring luscious mountains, diving under clear blue waves, sipping ice-cold lemonade by the pool—so many reasons to love summer! But brighter days require more skin protection from UV rays. And when we underestimate the sun—it happens to the best of us—we need powerful products to tackle increased exposure. We’ve got you covered with 10 tips to help revamp your skin …

What Exactly are Enzymes?

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 enzymes and gut health, originally published in 2011. This is part two of a three-part series talking about enzyme supplementation with Essentialzyme and other Young Living products. What …

Healthy hair, don’t care! 3 essential oil DIYs for hair

From styling tools to monthly dye jobs, our hair takes a beating. If your locks are starting to look a little frazzled, there’s no need to get your hair in a knot. Use essential oils for hair to add shine and bounce to your locks, so you can have the gorgeous, healthy hair of your dreams! All you need for …

What you don’t know (but should) about Carrot Seed essential oil’s benefits

Whether you love the taste of veggies or just tolerate them, it’s undeniable that they’re nutritious. And carrots might take the cake in the nutrition department. They’re a great source of fiber, vitamin K, antioxidants, and more. But that’s not all carrots are good for. In Young Living’s garden of oils, you’ll find Carrot Seed essential oil. Its rich aroma …

20 essential oils practically made for summer

Summer is a prime season for self-care. Whether you’re soaking up vitamin D by the pool, savoring grilled goodies at the park, or centering yourself in the great outdoors, capture the benefits of sunny days with essential oils by your side. Check out our essential oil must-haves for summer and learn how to elevate your self-care game this season! Best …

The Magic of Enzymes for Good Gut Health

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 enzymes and gut health, originally published in 2011. This is part one of a three-part series to come. Enzymes are found in every living cell, whether in plants, animals, …

Essential Oils for Relieving Stress and Improving Sleep

Last week we talked about Joy and PanAway, two oil blends that are in Young Living’s Everyday Oils Collection, which used to be the Essential 7 Kit. This week we explore more of the oils in that collection with guest bloggers Doug Corrigan and Karen Boren, who explore the neutralizing, stress-relieving, and other properties of Purification, Peace and Calming, and …