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 …

State Your Dreams: Make Them Happen!

After Gary cut a frankincense tree and obtained a little resin, he stated his dream to Mary that one day he would have a distillery in Oman. Dreams need to be spoken! I took Mary to the Middle East in 1995. We stopped in Oman and were driving through the countryside looking at places. We went out to Ubar. We …

The Diamond Way: 10 Daily Tips from Young Living Diamonds

We asked several of our Diamond leaders about what daily habits make a difference in their businesses. Their answers are both inspiring and accessible, making it advice that you can incorporate into your life every day. We hope that you find their tips uplifting and aspirational—we sure did! Answers may have been edited for clarity and brevity.   Make a …

Traveling the Frankincense Trail

Gary at the camp in the Empty Quarter which stretches over 250,000 miles covering parts of Oman, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates. My travels around the world have been numerous over the last 30 years, looking for plants, looking for growers, and developing farms in order to get what we want for Young Living. Why did the …

Ring in the New Year with January’s Exclusive Rewards!

  The new year is here, and we’re getting things started with some of our favorite essential oils! With your qualifying January order, you can earn free bottles of Peppermint, Rosemary, and Tea Tree oils, as well as several other member favorites! Learn more about how your order can qualify for these rewards or shop now for these amazing essential …