What are Essential Oils?
Why use products made with them?
For Mind and Body
About Essential Oils
How to use 100% pure therapeutic grade essential oils?
Essential oils have been used for thousands of years to hellp the mind and body. They are not really an oil at all, but natures plants in extracted and concentraited form. They do not prevent disease or cure anything, but they can help your body get the building blocks it needs to grow, replicate cells and fight disease. Like eating well, it gives your body the nutrients it needs if used properly. Essential oils also purify the air and can help your mood.
There are many grades of oils out there. Therapeutic typically means that it is grown and harvested properly, from the first distillation and is uncut. Many producers extend the oils by simply adding alcohol, propylene glycol, or acetate to the distilled essential oil, and they do not have to list this on the bottle! Always look for the formal plant name and the country of origin as well.
For instance, there are 39 typical types of Lavender! Where it is grown, harvested, the conditions and the type make them vastly different in quality.
The compounds in essential oils are a small molecular structure that can
penetrate cell walls to transport oxygen, nutrients, chemical constituents, and
The easiest is to diffuse in an ultrasonic Diffuser. Add to a carrier oil for topical application or ust breathe in straight out of the bottle!
La Vida carries custom made products so that busy people can enjoy the benefits with out spending time making it. We also carry the ingredients that you need to refill or make yourself on many things, making it more sustainable. Everything is customizable to your needs. Just contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The essential oils are undeluted so less is more with these high grade oils! For example, one drop of peppermint is like 25 cups of tea in potency!
Etsy offers a variety of custom made jewelry and pottery as well. Check my LaVidaEssentials site on etsy to see who I follow for recomendations.
La Vida Essentials are high quality, 100% pure, not cut, no added binders or chemicals in all La Vida products.
Be responsible for yourself! As with anything, do a patch test when applying topically. Mix with a carrier oil like our Super Skin Blend, put a dot on the inside of elbow. wait 24 hours.
Essential oils have many incredible qualities but they need to be used with caution and respect. Avoid if pregnant or under the age of 12 unless properly advised.
If you have any conditions seek your health care practitioner for guidence and do your research to see what can be helpful or not.
La Vida does not advise ingesting Essential oils unless guided by your health care practitioner.
Please be advised that any statements you read are the opinion of the writer and are in no way meant to replace any medications that are prescribed to you by your physician. The statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. The products mentioned are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or condition.