Genesis 1-29 (NKJV) And God said "See, I have given you every herb that yields seed
which is on the face of all the earth, and every tree whose fruit yields seed; to you
it shall be for good."
Doterra Essential Oils Weekly Drops of Wisdom
“Originating from the resin of the Copaiba tree found in South America, doTERRA Copaiba was introduced as a new oil in the fall of 2017.
The spicy and woodsy aroma combines well in a blend to personalize your fragrance. It can promote clear and smooth skin, support whole-body wellness, and
calm the occasional *anxious feeling.”
Learn more about the make-up and history of doTERRA Copaiba on the Product Spotlight,
Using Copaiba Essential Oil
The synergy of chemical constituents in Copaiba makes it unique. Copaiba’s main chemical component is beta-caryophyllene, a chemical similar
to cannabinoids found in cannabis that may protect nerve cells and have benefits for the cardiovascular and immune systems. For more information
John 12-3 (NKJV) "Then Mary took a pound of very costly oil of spikenard, anointed the feet of Jesus, and wiped His feet with her hair.
And the house was filled with the fragrance of the oil."
doTERRA Spikenard is steam distilled from the roots of the plant, it was historically used to anoint people of high honor in the Ayurvedic health practices of India.
Today, it’s used in perfumes and massage oils for its woody, musty and deep aroma. Combine with your favorite moisturizer for soft, smooth, and hydrated skin.
Read all about doTERRA’s Co-Impact Sourcing project in Nepal with doTERRA Spikenard’s spotlight here:
All about Spikenard
Why go to all this trouble for a rare oil? The answer is in the chemistry. Dr. David K. Hill told attendees at the 2016 convention, “When in doubt, get your Spikenard out.”
Whether you’re a hiker, biker, camper, or outdoor enthusiast of any kind, you will love the convenience and protection that the newly
formulated doTERRA TerraShield Spray provides. You can keep it in backpacks, purses, and vehicles to ensure bug bite prevention on the go. It is easy enough for
the whole family to apply and is safe on your little ones! Help your kids take advantage of their summer outdoor activities by keeping them protected from insects.
Want to know even more about this amazing product? Check out the Spotlight on dōTERRA.com:
TerraShield® Uses and Benefits
Though often unseen, many plants contain a vapor barrier provided by their essential oils that protect them from potential threats in their environment.
This precious oil comes from the Bulgarian rose and requires one of the most labor-intensive processes to produce. Rose essential oil keeps
you happy and uplifted, perfect for the stress of the upcoming holiday season. Just apply a little to your pulse points throughout the day to keep you calm and collected.
Want to know even more about this amazing new oil? Check out the Spotlight on dōTERRA.com:
Using dōTERRA Rose Touch
Known for its sweet floral fragrance, doTERRA Rose Touch also provides a myriad of benefits when applied topically.
All of us experience moments of weakness, chaos, and confusion. In those times, dōTERRA’s Yoga Collection is the perfect trio to turn
to, yogi. . Anchor helps you feel complete, calm, and courageous. Align brings harmony and encourages calm progression. Arise lifts your spirits and clears your
mind so you can accomplish what you need to. Whether you need the support while managing your schedule, helping your family, or making it through your yoga practice,
these blends will give you the peace, strength, and courage to get it done.
To learn more about these amazing blends, check out dōTERRA’s spotlight on the collection:
Using the dōTERRA Yoga Collection
At moments when discouragement and opposition affect your ability to reach your goals, doTERRA Arise Enlightening Blend can provide a joyful,
encouraging aroma to uplift and help you rise up.
dōTERRA On Guard® Foaming Hand Wash in our home as it gives me the peace of mind to help cleanse hands while also providing a wonderful
aroma. And, as an added bonus for the colder months, the Foaming Hand Wash is formulated to help keep your hands moisturized rather than drying them out.
Heaven knows my hands need all the moisture they can get in the winter time!
If you would like to learn more about this great Hand Wash, check out the spotlight on doTERRA.com:
Product Spotlight: dōTERRA On Guard® Foaming Hand Wash
If you are concerned about providing your family with safe, natural products for the home, the doTERRA On Guard Foaming Hand Wash is the
perfect addition to any bathroom or kitchen.
dōTERRA On Guard® Sanitizing Mist. Not only is this product going to bring the amazing aroma of On Guard around anytime you spray it,
but it will kill 99.9% of bacteria and other germs without drying out your hands! Could we ask for anything more? Probably not. This 27mL bottle of sanitizing
mist is perfect to keep with you at all times in your backpack, your purse, or even in your pocket. The active ingredient is naturally derived, USP Certified
ethyl alcohol, which gives the mist antiseptic properties to effectively cleanse and prevent the spread of bacteria.
To learn more about this new life-saver of a product, check out the spotlight on dōTERRA.com:
Using the dōTERRA On Guard® Sanitizing Mist
Along with the previously mentioned ingredients, the doTERRA On Guard Sanitizing Mist is infused with a natural apple extract, which
naturally moisturizes your hands rather than leaving them dry like other sanitizers. Your hands will feel soft and smooth after use.
Siberian Fir is more plentiful, so we can continue to have this essential oil for years to come. It is better for relaxation,
cardiovascular health, cell support, cleansing, metabolism, respiratory, and immune support. Not only is it more powerful and will have a greater effect
on you and your family, but you can use Siberian Fir topically, aromatically, and internally! How exciting is that?!
Want to know more about this essential oil? Check out dōTERRA’s spotlight for this oil on doTERRA.com:
Using Siberian Fir Essential Oil
Native to both Russia and Canada, the Siberian fir tree is a tall evergreen conifer.
Copaiba essential oil! This essential oil has been used since the 16th century in various cultures, especially in South America
where it originates. We harvest it from the resin of copaiba trees and include four different species of the Copiaba tree to ensure you get all the benefits possible.
Want to know more about this oil and how to use it? Check out the Essential Oil spotlight that was published on doTERRA.com:
Using Copaiba Essential Oil
Copaiba is extracted from copaiba trees in the Amazon rainforest. The essential oil is steam distilled from the copaiba oleoresin,
a substance made up of resin and essential oils.
With sports and school starting, your family needs a trusted way to remove any and all stains. Look no further because dōTERRA’s On
Guard laundry Detergent is here to save the day! Not only can it clean all your clothes, it can act as a natural stain remover so you can target problem
areas in a natural way. All you have to do is use a small amount of the detergent directly on the stained area. Leave it sitting for 3-10 minutes and then
wash as directed. Easy, right? This detergent is so effective, you only need to add one tablespoon to your load for the most effective results.
Want to know more about this amazing product? Check out the spotlight on dōTERRA.com:
Product Spotlight: dōTERRA On Guard® Laundry Detergent
With safe, natural ingredients and powerful essential oils, the doTERRA On Guard Laundry Detergent formula provides a non-toxic solution
for lifting stains and giving clothes a lovely, clean scent
The newly updated dōTERRA Serenity combines essential oils renowned for their ability to lessen feelings of tension and calm emotions,
and support a restful sleep when used aromatically. The blend creates a relaxing environment with its grounding aroma that calms the mind and soothes the senses.
It is especially calming when used in a warm bath with Epsom salts to create a relaxing, renewing experience. dōTERRA Serenity can be used in conjunction with
dōTERRA Serenity Restful Complex Softgels to promote a restful night’s sleep.
To learn more about Serenity oil, click on link below.
dōTERRA Serenity® Uses and Benefits
doTERRA Serenity Restful Blend combines a select group of powerful, CPTG® essential oils to help calm and relax when stressful feelings arise.
Have you added Patchouli oil to your essential oil collection yet? If you haven’t tried Patchouli
oil yet, you are in for a pleasant surprise. There are several reasons to use Patchouli oil.
To learn more about Patchouli oil, click on link below.
Patchouli Oil Uses and Benefits
Patchouli oil can benefit the skin. Use Patchouli oil to help get rid of the occasional skin imperfection
or blemish, reduce the appearance of wrinkles, or just to improve the overall look of your complexion.
“Have you tried dōTERRA Cedarwood oil yet? Often referred to as Cedar oil, this essential oil is both unique
and useful. With a warm, woody aroma, Cedarwood oil possesses cleansing and soothing properties that make it useful for promoting
healthy-looking skin, soothing the mind and body, cleaning around the house, or promoting a calm environment in any room. Cedarwood
is also extremely useful for repelling insects both inside and outside.
To learn more about Cedarwood oil, visit the Cedarwood oil spotlight on dōTERRA.com.
Cedarwood Oil Uses and Benefits
Whether you are using Cedar oil topically or aromatically to improve skin imperfections, to keep insects
at bay, or to promote vitality during a workout, the uses and benefits of this oil are limitless.
TerraShield is my family’s favorite blend for the summer. We spend a lot of time outside and this
is the magic that wards off any insects that want to join our summer festivities. This oil is safe for everyone in your family
and can even help your garden flourish by giving it a protective barrier. TerraShield has recently been updated to include
Tamanu oil which not only provided extra benefits for your use but is positively impacting families in Madagascar through
dōTERRA’s Cō-Impact Sourcing. This blend can be diffused or applied topically using the TerraShield Spray to provide a defense
against the annoyances of outdoor activities.
Check out the doTERRA product blog to learn more about how you can use TerraShield blend in your daily life.
TerraShield® Uses and Benefits
When it comes to protecting yourself from outdoor annoyances, what better way than protecting yourself with
Mother Nature’s offerings itself?
One of my favorite doTERRA essential oils is Frankincense, because it has such a unique aroma and so
many practical uses. I always keep Frankincense oil close at hand, because I find myself using it nearly every day. Not only
does Frankincense oil have a rich scent, but Frankincense has many benefits for the skin, can promote a relaxing environment
in the home, is often used for massage, and more. Once you start using Frankincense in your daily routine, it will likely become
one of your favorite oils too.
Check out the doTERRA product blog to learn more about how you can use Frankincense oil in your daily life.
Frankincense Oil Uses and Benefits
This powerful essential oil is revered for its ability to beautify and rejuvenate skin when applied topically,
and to promote cellular health and immunity and produce a healthy inflammatory response when taken internally,* among other benefits.
Patti Stevens is a great example of using her knowledge of health and wellness to positively benefit
the emotional wellbeing of women who have struggled with addictions or abuse. The WestCare Foundation Facility in Las Vegas
allows Patti to teach classes that “help women improve their health, find focus, and re-center their lives.” How have you found
a good way to use your knowledge of wellness to help those in your community?
Wellness Advocate Volunteers in Her Community to Help Women with Addiction
Patti Stevens was introduced to doTERRA roughly four years ago by one of her Pilates clients. At the time,
Patti enjoyed mentoring people on healthy living with herbs and oils. Her passion for helping people to live healthy lifestyles
made her a perfect fit for doTERRA, but she didn’t stop there.
Have you tried dōTERRA Clove oil yet? If not, you are missing out! This unique oil has a variety of uses
including cleaning the gums and teeth, providing a warming massage, adding flavor to desserts and other dishes—the list goes on
and on. The warm, spicy scent of Clove makes it very powerful and invigorating, and a good addition to a diffuser blend, especially
in the fall and winter seasons. Whether you are looking for an essential oil that can provide a soothing massage, improve your oral
hygiene, spice up your meals, or provide internal benefits*, Clove oil is a must-have for your essential oil collection. Learn more
about Clove oil by visiting the Clove product information page:
Clove Eugenia caryophyllata
Just because you are on the website means that you are interested in going more natural in your way
of living. Why not start with you hair products? doTERRA has created 10 different recipes to help your hair and scalp to be
a little more toxinfree.
Essential Oils for Hair: dōTERRA's Best Hair DIYs
For many years, people have used essential oils for hair care, due to their moisturizing, soothing,
and enriching properties. If you are looking for the best oils for hair, check out some of our favorite DIYs that will keep
your luscious locks in good condition all year long.
Known as one of the best essential oils for skin, Helichrysum oil holds rejuvenating benefits that can
help to promote a healthy-looking complexion. With chemical components that can help improve the appearance of skin, Helichrysum
oil is a smart addition to any skin care regimen. One of the greatest benefits of Helichrysum oil is that it provides a safe,
natural way to improve your skin. So many commercial cleansers and moisturizers on the market contain harmful toxins, but using
a pure essential oil like Helichrysum to improve the skin allows you to keep your skin clean and protected.
If you want some ideas that will help you to utilize the skin-perfecting benefits of Helichrysum oil, check out this essential oil spotlight on the doTERRA product blog:
Helichrysum Oil Uses and Benefits: Essential Oil Spotlight
Referred to by some as the Everlasting or Immortal Flower, the Helichrysum plant offers several benefits to
the skin. With rejuvenating and restorative properties, doTERRA Helichrysum essential oil has many uses, including reducing the
appearance of blemishes and wrinkles, providing a soothing sensation for the skin, and promoting a healthy metabolism.
These Health Conscious Parents feel at Home with dōTERRA
Brad and Dawna Toews were forced to become health-conscious parents when their six year-old son was
diagnosed with an autoimmune disease that attacked his kidneys. Not only were they forced to think about the health of their
child, but they also became more aware of their own health, and the wellbeing of their other children.
As a naturally soothing and calming essential oil, you will find that lavender is a helpful oil to keep
on hand. Want to learn how to use lavender oil? Take a look at the lavender essential oil spotlight to see the uses and benefits
of lavender oil, where to buy lavender oil, and some fun lavender oil DIYs
Lavender Oil Uses and Benefits: Essential Oil Spotlight
With a distinct aroma and countless applications, Lavender has been used for centuries. Anciently, the
Romans and Egyptians would use Lavender as perfume and for bathing and cooking.
We are so lucky to have Dr. Hill as one of our executives! Essential oils became much less confusing
and more useable as soon as I learned more about their chemistry. Dr. Hill gives an easy to understand explanation of the
science behind how and why these drops can do so much for our wellness.
Ask Dr. Hill
The chemical constituents in an oil determine its potential benefits, what metabolites it will produce,
and best practices for application.
We have a couple of cats and occasionally I will get playfull bites or scratches from them, and I will
use Melaleuca oil on them to prevent pathogens. Melaleuca is safe to use on the skin in non-dilute form, but on an open sore I would use the melaleuca touch which is diluted with coconut oil, this will
prevent any stinging.
To Learn more about Melaleuxca oil, how to use it, where it comes from, the chemistry
of the oil and more, check out this article on the doTERRA product blog:
Tea Tree Oil Uses and Benefits Essential: Oil Spotlight
A truly versatile oil, Melaleuca, or Tea Tree, essential oil holds over 92 different compounds and limitless
applications. Hailing from Australia, the Melaleuca plant was a daily necessity for the early natives.
dōTERRA Wellness Advocate Volunteers at Her Local Hospital and Hospice
Jennifer sees a variety of people in the emergency room, but appreciates the chance she has to meet people
from all walks of life and assist them when they are in pain or discomfort. She says, "Volunteers are very important at
the hospital—we do the things that doctors or nurses don’t have time to.