Essential Oil Safety

Essential Oil Safety Precautions for use of Essential Oils As wonderful as essential oils are for supporting good health, it is always advised take precautions and use them safely.  Here are some guidelines for safe use.  Refer to texts such as the Essential Oil Desk Reference for complete safety guidelines. Avoid contact with the eye…

What are Essential Oils?

What are Essential Oils? Essential Oils are botanical fluid extracts derived from plants through steam distillation, cold pressing and tree tapping in some cases. These fluids move through the plant’s circulatory system throughout the leaves, stems, roots, and flowers, carrying nutrition to the plant cells and carrying waste products away, just as blood functions in…