The Story Of Sacred Frankincense Essential Oil

Frankincense (meaning “true incense” in French) is one of the oils that I take with me everywhere I go. It is quite a watery essential oil so I often mix it with myrrh oil which is so thick and resinous that given enough time it will dry and cause the cap of my oil bottle …

Why Melissa Essential Oil Is So Special

The herb Melissa (lemon balm) produces a very special essential oil with an exceptionally high energy. If you ever get your hands on some, try this. Put a drop or two on your palm and rub your hands together. Cup your palms to your face, close your eyes and inhale deeply. The effect is truly …

Essential Oils And Oral Hygiene

Now for some (potentially) shocking news. The dirtiest place in your body is not in your colon but the inside of your mouth. Let that sink in for a moment. The back of the tongue is literally teeming with pathogenic microorganisms. Even if you brush your teeth regularly. Many true essential oils are safe to …

Kinesiologist Compares Young Living & doTERRA Lavender Oil

In this article I describe kinesiology testing. If you want to know more about this fascinating method go to my site at Sacred-Touch.org For some time I’ve been wanting to do a comparison test on the essential oils made by Young Living Essential Oils versus those of doTERRA International. I’ll be upfront with you. I …

Oil Scams – Essential And Olive

There is so much demand in the world for essential oils that it has far outstripped production. It is estimated that at least 90% of all essential oils sold on the planet are chemical. As they say, “Buyer Beware!” Moreover, since many governments consider essential oils to be perfumes or at most, flavourings, regulations for …

Essential Oils In The Bible

In the Bible the most common word associated with  oils is the word “anoint” and it is used a total of 156 times. “Anoint” comes from the Greek  word (aleipho) which means to “rub or smear”. The Greek term Christos or “Christ” literally means “the anointed  one”. It would seem that Jesus schooled his disciples …

True Essential Oils Are Super Potent

True essential oils are from 100 to 10,000 times as potent as the herb so a little bit goes a long, long way. Peppermint is a herb which throughout history has been highly regarded as a digestive stimulant. That is why people often have a cup of peppermint tea after a meal. Each drop of …

How To Make Luxurious, Heaven-Scented, Essential Oil Bath Bombs

  To make approximately four 2″ diameter bath bombs you will need the following: Dry Ingredients: 1 cup baking soda 1/2 cup epsom salts 1/2 cup corn starch 1/2 cup citric acid Wet Ingredients: 2 tablespoons castor oil (or other vegetable oil) 30 drops of your favourite essential oils (for this demo we used 15 …

Essential Oils For Aches And Pains

My wife and I have been using essential oils extensively on ourselves and clients since 1997. By far the most common use is for aches and pains of all kinds. Therapeutic grade essential oils (they MUST contain no chemicals AND be of best quality) are very good at relieving pain. What follows is a short …

Ditch Your Hand Sanitizer

Or How To Make Your Own Non Toxic Antibacterial Soap Why You Don’t Want To Use A Commercial Hand Sanitizer Antibacterial soaps contain chemical ingredients that are claimed to assist in killing bacteria. The majority of antibacterial soaps contain the chemical Triclosan. Triclosan is a chlorinated aromatic compound that is used to reduce bacterial contamination. …

How To Treat Head Lice Safely & Easily Using Essential Oils

If you have children you may be familiar with the dreaded head louse. In this post I’ll show you how to get rid of them safely using essential oils and without dangerous chemicals or pesticides. I myself have been infested with them on two occasions and have lived to tell the tale. I used essential oils from Young …

Anti-oxidants, Anti-aging & Essential Oils

Antioxidants may actually have the power to cause your body to revert to a younger state. To the best of our current knowledge it appears that aging is caused by free radical damage to our DNA and cell membranes. Much research has been conducted on how free radicals cause havoc with our DNA genetic blueprint. Less well known …

Aromatherapy – Essential Oils For Cuts And Wounds

Did you know that essential oils were some of the most highly prized natural medicines of the ancient world? …or that most therapeutic herbs can be distilled to obtain an essential oil? Essential oils are anywhere from 100 – 10,000 times more concentrated than in the original herb so they much more potent than the herb …

My Journey Of Healing From Chronic Fatigue & Allergies

For many years I suffered from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and numerous allergies. It reached a point in the mid 1980’s where it took over my life. For many years I was a contractor. I worked on and fixed peoples’ homes. By about 1986 allergies and fatigue had forced me to quit my business. I had …

What Happens When An Essential Oil Meets A Petrochemical?

Petrochemicals are everywhere in our environment, our food, our water and even in the air we breathe. In this video Dev Khalsa shows how certain essential oils actually BREAK DOWN petrochemicals and when these essential oils are put onto or into our bodies the essential oil goes to work. [vsw id=”JparpD46rq0″ source=”youtube” width=”425″ height=”344″ autoplay=”no”] …

A Personal Story. Why I Joined Young Living

My first wife Solange died of breast cancer in 1988 . She was only 37 years old. Her death led me more than ever on a search for natural healing methods. That search brought me to Young Living Essential Oils. Here is my personal story of that journey. [vsw id=”-YszVwA8my8″ source=”youtube” width=”425″ height=”344″ autoplay=”no”]   …

How I Cleared A Rat Infested House By Diffusing Essential Oils

If you have ever had a rat infestation in your building you know it can be slightly perturbing to say the least. [vsw id=”L7UdEK4w33k” source=”youtube” width=”425″ height=”344″ autoplay=”no”] My wife and I had bought a building in downtown Toronto, Canada. We found out to our dismay there were rats in the walls. I called the city …

Oregano Oil And The Pain In My Knee

Years ago I used to be a runner and I would pound the pavement for miles and miles. It all ended one spring day in 1996 when I injured my knee while I was doing my thing. For the past 14 years I’ve had a constant lingering pain in that right knee. Recently I started …

Aromatherapy – Benefits of Peppermint Essential Oil

Peppermint essential oil is one of my all time favourite natural remedies. The peppermint herb has been used for thousands of years as a digestive stimulant and is known as a tonic for the liver and gallbladder. Just one drop of peppermint oil is equivalent to 28 cups of peppermint tea, so remember, this is …

Aromatherapy – Benefits of Lavender Essential Oil

Lavender oil is my favourite of all the essential oils. The smell of the real oil can lift you out of depression* and take you to a place of peace. A true oil free of chemicals is very calming, uplifts the spirit and is second to none when applied directly on a wound. A minor cut will heal quickly …