Gary’s Big Surprise at 2014 Convention!

[Editor’s Note: Gary was presenting his 20th Anniversary PowerPoint before this big surprise!] Gary wrote The One Gift and Shutran’s Ancient Apothecary about the ancient Frankincense Trail. The Essential Oil Desk Reference also has great information about frankincense. Of course, many of you probably have The One Gift, and Shutran’s Ancient Apothecary, and the EODR, all of which give you …

Holy Guacamole! Get Our Take on This Famous Dip

We’re thrilled to introduce our Vitality™ line, which includes some of our best-loved essential oils now labeled for culinary and dietary use! To help kick off this exciting new line, we’re making one of our favorite dips of all time and having a fun giveaway. Enjoy this delicious guacamole and get ready to discover Vitality—for food, for family, for life! …

5 Cardio Training Tips for the New Year

James Lawrence—who goes by the moniker “the Iron Cowboy”—recently completed 50 Ironman triathlon courses in 50 states in just 50 days, setting a world record along the way. A Young Living brand ambassador, Lawrence shared some pointers for making the most of your cardio workout in the new year.  Maybe your goal is to run a race. Perhaps you just …

How Gary Young Became the World Leader in Essential Oils: Part II

Click here to read Part I of this series. In our conclusion to this two-part look into the life of Young Living founder D. Gary Young, we’ll examine more closely how Gary was able to share his love of essential oils with the world. By taking a hands-on approach and championing Young Living’s proprietary Seed to Seal® process, Gary has …

Working to Fulfill a Dream in Oman

In 2010 Gary secured Young Living’s first distiller in Salalah, Oman. I took a film crew to Oman when we were preparing to shoot The One Gift. They filmed me cutting resin so I could show the whole process of frankincense. They also filmed me up on the mountain buying resin from the Bedouins that were collecting it. Here is …

How Gary Young Became the World Leader in Essential Oils: Part I

It’s no secret that D. Gary Young is the modern-day father of essential oils, but few people know the details of his life and what led him to unlocking the pure power of plants. Over the course of more than 30 years, Gary Young has dedicated his life to researching the traditional methods of distilling botanicals and pioneering Young Living’s …

Get Cooking! Introducing the YL Einkorn Cook-Off

Get ready to get cooking! Watch as Jared Turner and Travis Ogden square off in our test kitchen to introduce our fun YL Einkorn Cook-Off contest. Send us your submission by January 31 for your shot at winning big in the YL Einkorn Cook-Off! Many submissions will be featured in our updated Young Living Cookbook. The top three winners will …