Grapefruit Essential Oil

Grapefruit essential oil

Grapefruit essential oil made from the rinds (peel) of the grapefruit has amazing benefits.

  • Grapefruits energizing and invigorating aroma is a mood enhancer. Diffuse for an uplifting aroma therapy experience.
  • Incorporating grapefruit in your skin care enhances the appearance due to its cleansing and purifying properties. Also known to improve the appearance of cellulite!
  • Grapefruit oil promotes a healthy metabolism. Suppressing those sugar cravings, reducing feelings of hunger, and helping to balance blood sugar.

DIY grapefruit cellulite cream grapefruit-cellulite-cream


Melaleuca (tea tree)

Melaleuca tea tree essential oil doterra

Melaleuca – one of the most popular essential oils, and for good reason!

Melaleuca (tea tree) essential oil possesses over 92 different compounds. Possessing antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, and antifungal properties, giving melaleuca countless wellness benefits.

Wound care scrapes and burns

Melaleuca is ideal for wound care. It is a natural way to kill germs, making it ideal for preventing infection. Doterra sells melaleuca in a handy roller bottle diluted with coconut oil. The roller bottle is convenient for treating minor cuts, scrapes, light burns, and skin irritations. Also great for taking on the go.

Healthy hair and scalp treatment

Melaleuca can be used for healthy hair and scalp. Great for treating dandruff naturally. Helps to balance oil scalp, while also treating dry scalp. Just put a drop in your daily shampoo and lather up. Melaleuca is also great for keeping hair shiny but not oily. Check out this natural detangler recipes using Melaleuca.  DIY Hair Detangler.

Skin care facial cleanser and moisturizer

Itchy, dry skin will also benefit from melaleuca. Put a drop in your body lotion and mix in before applying. You will love its cool soothing effects. Melaleuca’s purifying and toning properties make it great for facial care. Add to your toner, or make your own. Add a drop to your facial cleanser or moisturizer for added cleansing properties. Melaleuca can be drying if overused. For that reason, remember a little goes a long way! Always dilute.

Purifying and cleansing

The purifying properties of Tea Tree oil can also be very helpful for cleaning purposes. Therefore, Melaleuca oil is a good choice for homemade cleaners.  Due to its ability to protect against environmental and seasonal threats, it’s an effective homemade cleaner. Add a few drops to a spray bottle mixed with water, shake and spray surfaces that need disinfecting. Tea tea is also good for cleaning make-up brushes.

Cellular findings

Recent studies shows that Melaleuca oil robustly impacts our genes and the proteins that are part of our cellular makeup. Certainly making it note worthy! The findings suggest that Melaleuca impacts various processes and functions in human cells, including tissue remodeling and metabolism. The potential for future research and models of use is exciting. doterra-melaleuca-study


Eucalyptus… it’s not just for Koalas.

Eucalyptus is invigorating, soothing, and uplifting, therefore, is often used in spas, gyms, and yoga studios. The strong purifying properties of eucalyptus oil makes it relaxing and cleansing. Making it that perfect after work out essential oil.

Eucalyptus essential oil is perfect for diffusing on a cold night. The aromatic scent of this essential oil is very refreshing. In other words contributing to a restful nigh sleep.

In addition, Eucalyptus essential oil can be applied topically to the skin by diluting in a lotion or a carrier oil. I use a diluted roller bottle daily to help combat allergies.

Lavender (lavandula angustifolia)


Lavender is likely the most versatile essential oils available. With its gentleness and countless purposes, it is a staple in the essential oil world. No household should be without it. When I think of a go to oil lander always comes to mind. Gentle enough to use on children, dogs, horses. Diluted it can be applied topically. The aroma is relaxing and soothing making it perfect for diffuse in the evenings or anytime of the day you would like to relax.

A drop of lavender in the bathtub is sure to enhance your bath time experience. Adding a drop to your lotion will benefit your skin as well as give it a pleasing smell to enjoy throughout your day. Applying lavender to the temples or back of neck when you’re feeling anxious or when you just need to unwind, can be very beneficial. It also soothes occasional skin irritations like itchy dry skin. Applying to a cut or even a mild burn gives quick relief and aids in speeding up the healing process.

Lavender essential oils of very high quality like Doterra and other trusted sources can be taken internally. A drop in your tea or added to your favorite baking recipe enhances the flavor.

Lavender can be mixed with many other essential oils to compliment and enhance the aromatic and healing experience of the mind and body.

IMMORTELLE *anti-aging blend*

Essential oils for beautiful skin

Searching for the fountain of youth…. look no further. Immortelle essential oil blend is a gem. Composed of some of the richest and rarest oils. Immortelle can decrease the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. While promoting a more radiant you, and helping your skin sustain that natural glow. Consistency is the key, just like with anything. Incorporate this blend into your daily skin care routine and wait for others to quickly notice!

Immortelle essential oil blend, created by Doterra, consists of

Frankincense Resin

Hawaiian Sandalwood

Lavender Flower

Myrrh Gum Resin

Helichrysum Flower

Rose Flower

Blended together perfectly in a roller bottle to offer convenient application. WOW, that list of oils just screams BEAUTIFUL SKIN!