Essential Oil Basics
What is an essential oil?
An essential oil is an aromatic, volatile substance found within a plant. It is extracted from a particular part of the plant, like the flower, leaf, resin, bark, root, branch, seed or fruit. Within these oils, hundreds of organic constituents promote beneficial responses when applied or inhaled.
How do you use essential oils?
There are many ways to enhance your everyday life with essential oils. The primary applications include inhalation, diffusion and topical.