12 reasons Lavender is still our favorite

Since you use essential oils, you’ve probably been asked, “What do you use Lavender essential oil for?” You love this question, because the uses of Lavender essential oil are endless! You’re keen to share the wonder it adds to your relaxation before sleep, your skin, your hair, and your happiness. …

Hello, handsome! 15 essential oils for beards (plus 3 tips)

You’re proud of your facial hair—and why shouldn’t you be? You grew it yourself! Whether you’re going for something neat and sleek or you’re rocking a look that really puts the “bear” in beard, taking care of your facial hair is key. And if your new grooming regimen also leaves …

Cheat sheet: A guide to essential oils and their best uses

Did you know Young Living has over 270 essential oils and blends? We have oils that improve the appearance of healthy-looking skin and blends you can diffuse to remind you of home. There’s even an entire line of dietary essential oils for infusing flavor into your favorite recipes and supporting …

DIY loofah soaps with essential oils

Scrub a dub, exfoliate in the tub—or just about anywhere you wash! The only thing more fun than making these exfoliating DIY loofah soaps is using them. Place a couple by the sink for a refreshing hand wash or keep a few in the shower for smoother, more radiant skin …

You glow! 7 best essential oils to add to your face lotion

What’s the secret to a runway-worthy facial glow? There’s no “one size fits all” answer, since everyone’s skin is different; but we’ve got helpful tips on how to get a gorgeous glow no matter what your skin type. Learn which oils are the best to use in your unique skin …

The 6 best oils to cleanse your skin

We’ve shared the superpowers of our most popular oils; it’s time to add “cleanses the skin” to the list! Why is that a superpower? Certain essential oils have skin-cleansing properties that can help reduce the appearance of blemishes and improve the appearance of healthy- and even-looking skin, no matter the …

Acne treatment and essential oils

How many times have you woken up to a new pimple or another sign of stressed-out skin? It always seems to happen at exactly the wrong time; but let’s face it—there’s never really a good time for a bad breakout. Luckily, we have a few tricks up our sleeves that …

Mineral sunscreen: Protecting your skin, protecting the earth

You can be sitting in the sweltering summer sun or getting refracted rays off snowy slopes—no matter how you’re playing in the sunshine, one thing is vital: protecting your skin. Having a natural sunscreen you can count on means more fun outdoors without worrying about sunburn or the intrusion of …

Citronella: 4 reasons why it’s summer’s sidekick

Fireflies, lemonade, and wild adventures into the great unknown—summer is finally here! From baseball games and woodland campouts to backyard family barbecues and theme park vacations, do you have any Citronella essential oil in your summer step? Known for its bright, lemony scent and frequent appearance in insect repellent, patio …

6 ways to use Copaiba essential oil

Open a bottle of Copaiba essential oil and let the scent of the Amazon rainforest out. Steam distilled and resin tapped from the Brazilian Copaifera reticulata tree, Copaiba essential oil features a warm, woodsy scent and includes the naturally occurring constituent beta-caryophyllene, making it a popular addition to many spa …