Myrtle

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Myrtle- Young Living

🌳 FUN FACTS 🌳

Myrtle has been widely used as folk medicine for the treatment of digestive, pulmonary and skin problems in many parts of the world. The myrtle plant was associated with the ancient Greek goddess of love, Aphrodite. Born from the sea foam, she sought the comfort of a myrtle bush to cover her nakedness, which is why myrtle also represents purity. Greek tradition has it that myrtle was offered to certain men and women as a symbol of honor. The Greeks also valued the plant because of its incredible healing qualities

🌳 WHAT IT DOES 🌳

Greek physicians used the plant oil for lung and bladder conditions, while in Italy, the oil was prescribed to children for coughing. The oil found in myrtle leaves was also used in skincare and as a remedy to regulate menstrual cycle. Today, myrtle oil has been extensively researched for its ability to help balance hormones, specifically the thyroid and ovaries. Myrtle possesses a particularly desirable property; it is an adaptogen, means it  may help regulate a gland depending on the needs of the person.

Myrtle is highly valued for skincare as it helps to minimize oil, open pores and tighten elasticity.  It can also be effective applied topically on location to speed the healing of blemishes

Myrtle is an excellent choice for respiratory support, and is gentle enough for children and elderly alike. It helps to promote healthy mucus levels in your respiratory tract. It encourages easy breathing by helping to open the sinuses

Myrtle makes an excellent deodorizer, helps promote sleep and is used in the aromatherapy world to soothe the nerves and reduce stress.

  • Urinary system
  • Digestive system
  • Respiratory system
  • Emotions
  • Brain/ mind
  • Nervous system
  • Endocrine system
  • Reproductive system

🌳 IDEAS FOR USE – TOPICAL/ AROMATIC 🌳

Add a few drops to a carrier oil and massage over the chest for support

apply behind and around the ears, to the nostrils or under the eye (being careful not to get any oil in the eye) to open sinuses

Diffuse or inhale to open airways

Massage with carrier oil onto the neck

Gargle a drop of Myrtle and several ounces of tepid water fo support

Massage with carrier oil over lower abdomen to support urinary tract and bladder heath

Add a few drops of Myrtle to a warm compress and place on the chest, abdomen or wherever needed

Add a few drops to the bath

Massage over the abdomen to encourage proper/ comfortable digestion

Diffuse or inhale mid-day to give you an energy boost

Apply topically on location for comfort wherever needed

Diffuse or inhale 30 minutes before bed.

Apply to the feet bottoms at bedtime

Apply to the bottom of your big toe and the base of your throat to support hormonal balance

Apply topically on location to joints as needed, to maintain a healthy inflammatory level

Massage with carrier oil over muscles and joints, particularly the knuckles, spine and knees

apply topically to cuts and scratches or open skin to promote worry-free healing

Apply over the liver to support healthy function

Apply to skin to soothe and aid healing

Add a drop to your daily face cream or moisturizer

🌳 CONSTITUENTS 🌳

  • 1,8 cineole
  • Monoterpenes: alpha-pinene, l-limonene, beta-pinene, camphene
  • Esters
  • Alcohols- linalol, nerol, geraniol
  • Aldehydes
  • Phenols

🌳 BLENDS WITH 🌳

  • Bergamot
  • Lavender
  • Lemon
  • Lemongrass
  • Rosewood
  • Rosemary
  • Spearmint
  • Thyme
  • Melaluca

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Exodus II

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Exodus II – Young Living

🌊 FUN FACTS 🌊

This incredibly powerful blend is a combination of 9 different oils mentioned time and again in the Bible for purification, healing and medicinal purposes. See Exodus Chapter 30 for one of the many lists. The purpose of this blend is to increase the body’s ability to expel sickness and build natural immune defenses

🌊 WHAT IT DOES 🌊

Powerful oils blend together synergistically to give the strongest immune-supporting blend known to man. It not only aids the body’s ability to fight invaders, it works to maintain a healthy balance of microbes and viruses, promotes relaxation and sleep, aids the nervous system and digestion, supports comfort in the muscles and bones (joints) and is emotionally uplifting, an important component for any patients wellness protocol.

  • Immune System
  • Digestive System
  • Musculoskeletal System
  • Nervous System
  • Lymph System
  • Brain/ Emotions
  • Sleep

🌊WHAT’S IN IT 🌊

+ CASSIA – cousin to cinnamon, cassia assists in improving digestion, and greatly benefits the immune system as it works to maintain a healthy microbial and viral balance in the body. Helps the nervous system, regulate body temperature, maintain healthy stool consistency, strengthens muscles, maintains healthy circulation,  promotes comfort in the joints

+ MYRRH – Ancient Greek soldiers made use of this resin, bringing it with them to battle to stop their wounds from bleeding. It has an antioxidant effect, helps maintain healthy balance of microbes, fungus and viruses in the body, as well as promoting muscle calmness. Myrrh also encourages comfort in the throat, the airways, the digestive system and boost immunity

+ CINNAMON BARK – Powerful purifier, oxygenator and enhancer of the activity of other oils.  Cinnamon has a stimulating and tonic effect on the whole body, in particular the circulatory system. It also helps the body maintain a healthy microbial balance

+ CALAMUS – mentioned in the Bible and Egyptian formulations; It was part of ointments for anointing and healing, it  calms the muscles and nerves, helps to maintain a healthy microbial balance in the body, aids in digestion

+ HYSSOP – used in ancient times for nearly every ailment known to man, hyssop is particularly beneficial for the respiratory system, circulatory system, digestive system and skin- helping the body to increase it’s natural immunity and maintain a healthy microbial and viral balance

+ NORTHERN LIGHTS BLACK SPRUCE – nervous system, respiratory system and emotional balance, Spruce acts as a general tonic and helps the body maintain comfortable inflammatory levels.

+ FRANKINCENSE – contains sesquiterpenes, which oxygenate the pineal and pituitary glands, which helps to overcome stress- an important function of the healing process

+ VETIVER – known as “the oil of tranquility” Vetiver is grounding, emotionally stabilizing and calming. It helps induce sleep, which is an important part of any get-well protocol.

+ OLIVE OIL- Carrier oil

🌊 IDEAS FOR USE- TOPICAL/ AROMATIC 🌊

Diffuse/ deep inhale for respiratory support the moment you feel signs of shallow breathing

Dilute 50:50 and apply to ears, throat, spine, wrists, neck, thymus or feet

Add several drops to a warm compress and apply to chest

Dilute and rub over chest and back

anoint down the spine

Apply to the bottoms of the feet

Deep inhale repeatedly from the bottle

🌊 CONSTITUENTS 🌊

  • Monoterpenes: alpha-pinene, beta-pinene, l-limonene, myrcene, camphene
  • Esters
  • Alcohols: linalol
  • Ketones:
  • Sesquiterpenes: Beta-Caryophyllene
  • Phenols: eugenol
  • 1,8 Cineol                                                                                                                         

🌊 COMPANION PRODUCTS 🌊

  • ImmuPro
  • Inner Defense
  • ImmuPower
  • Oregano
  • Thieves
  • RC
  • Raven
  • Egyptian Gold
  • Hyssop

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Northern Lights Black Spruce

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Northern Lights Black Spruce- Young Living

🌲 FUN FACTS 🌲

This amazingly GORGEOUS  and incredibly SUSTAINABLE oil is exclusive to Young Living, it comes from Ft Nelson, BC Canada. There, Black Spruce trees are considered weeds and the Canadian government wanted them removed, so YL  sustainably removes and distills them!!! YL helps people clear their land and instead plants aromatics- Einkorn, chamomile, yarrow & fleabane. The self- powered farm Northern Lights farm is completely off the grid; 253 acres run on propane and a water mill. This oil is unique because it is distilled from the entire tree, not just the branches and needles. This ensures that we capture its complete essence during the distillation process!

60% of the richest oil comes from the tops of trees, and this oil contains the same energy as the northern lights- The Lakota Indians often crossed the border to receive healing energy from these lights. The frequency of the Black Spruce oil is incredibly high du to the frequency of the Aurora Borealis

🌲 WHAT IT DOES 🌲

Spruce oil is used for many purposes from household cleaning to emotional balance to massage. It’s high frequency helps ground the body, creating the feeling of balance necessary to receive and to freely give. Spruce is said to open the pineal gland, invigorate the mind, promote comfort to the bones and joints, stimulate the thymus and adrenal glands. Overall, Spruce positively affects the nervous system, respiratory system, skin and emotions.

** Constituents to examine further: alpha- pinene, camphene, beta-pinene

🌲 IDEAS FOR USE – TOPICAL/ AROMATIC 🌲

• Apply topically to help improve the appearance of dry skin and to help maintain the appearance of healthy-looking skin.

• Apply to bottoms of feet, along the spine, or on the back of the neck to create a sense of grounding.

• Diffuse during meditation.

• Diffuse with Peppermint during the holidays.

• Add to skin care products like lotions or moisturizers.

• Incorporate in massages.

• Create your own DIY beard oil or personal scent for the men in your life!

• Diffuse or apply topically for a rich, woodsy, and invigorating aroma.

• Apply on location for joint, bone, sciatica support

🌲BLENDS WITH 🌲

  • Eucalyptus
  • Frankincense
  • Helichrysum
  • Ravensara
  • Wintergreen

🌲FOUND IN 🌲

  • Valor II™,
  • Shutran™
  • Harmony™
  • Awaken™
  • RC
  • White Angelica
  • Envision™
  • Grounding
  • Relieve It™
  • Peace & Calming II™,
  • Light the Fire™

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Sacred Frankincense

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Sacred Frankincense – Young Living

🎁 FUN FACTS 🎁

What’s the difference between Frankincense (Boswelia Carteri) and Sacred Frankincense (Boswelia Sacra)?

Boswelia Sacra is a smaller molecule, so it more easily passes into your sinuses, while Boswelia Carteri is a much heavier molecule

Sacred Frankincense™ essential oil comes from the distillation of the resin of the Boswellia Sacra frankincense tree. This oil originates in Oman and is the first Omani frankincense to be available to those outside of Saudi Royals or wealthy individuals. Gary Young spent many years traveling to Oman to work with Omani officials to obtain a permit to export Sacred Frankincense for Young Living and also received permission to build and operate a Young Living distillery in the country. The Sultan himself had a DECADES-long relationship with Gary Young, and his Frankincense is the ONLY Omani Frankincense exported in the world- exclusively for Young Living. If any other company claims their oil is from Oman it’s simply NOT TRUE!!

Frankincense farms are family-owned businesses for generations. They are VERY careful with these trees- it is their livelihood for thousands of years and they need the trees for future generations. The trees grow in rocks & sand, which makes very poor soil. Gary Young tried to grow them in the US and they would not grow!

Frankincense resin is acquired by thinly slicing the tree bark and allowing the resin to drip out. Then the resin must “cure” in a cave for 3-6 months until it dries and is ground into a powder (powder in Slique tea) Israel (partner farm) by Dead Sea also has Sacred Frankincense. This is the first time ever these trees have been domesticated in Israel.

But as you know, the Middle East is UNSTABLE! So be sure to stock up on FRANK because you never know when it might not be available!!!

🎁 WHAT IT DOES 🎁

Sacred Frankincense is ideal for those who wish to take their spiritual journey and meditation experiences to a higher level. It has been shown to reduce brain “noise” while enhancing calmness, allowing the brain to better use its own abilities for learning and decision making. This oils is also said to help with aging, skin, respiratory support, mental fatigue, mood elevation, healthy blood pressure, healthy inflammatory responses, stress relief, and soothing the nerves.

Constituents to research:

  • alpha-pinene
  • limonene
  • para-cymene
  • sabinene
  • camphene.

🎁 IDEAS FOR USE – Topical/ Aromatic 🎁

  • Diffuse this grounding, uplifting, and inspiring aroma around your home or office.
  • Add several drops to your homemade moisturizers and creams
  • Incorporate it into your beauty routine by applying it neat.
  • Apply it topically on temples, wrists, or base of neck to enhance meditation practices.
  • Apply topically to bites, scratches, or broken skin
  • Mix with carrier oil and rub over chest

🎁 BLENDS WITH 🎁

ALL OILS!!!!!!

🎁 FOUND IN 🎁

  • Freedom Sleep™ and Freedom Release™ kits
  • Common Sense™
  • RutaVaLa™
  • Progessence Plus™
  • Sheerlumé™

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