Create DIY exfoliating scrub with ½ cup each of olive oil and sea salt, plus 5 drops Rosemary and 5 drops Stress Away™.
Dry hair got you down? Turn things around with a hydrating hair mask! Combine 2 drops Rosemary, 2 tablespoons coconut oil, and 1 tablespoon honey. Apply to hair and leave in for 2–3 minutes. Wash and style as usual.
Feelin’ your day could use a bit more sunshine? Diffuse Rosemary with the bright, citrusy, oh-so-happy scents of Grapefruit and Lime.
Homework time a little less productive than you’d like? Try diffusing Sage oil with Spearmint and Bergamot for a more focus-friendly environment.
Make it a truly herbalicious holiday meal by adding a drop or two of Sage Vitality™ to your family’s favorite stuffing recipe.
Dilute with V-6™ and rub on the bottoms of feet when your tootsies are tuckered out.
YL tip: If you’re a fan of Sage, you should give Clary Sage a try! Learn all about the benefits Sage’s EO cousin has to offer.
Thyme essential oil
Also found in: Longevity™ Vitality™, CitraGuard™ Deodorant, Insect Repellent Fun fact: Medieval knights wore sprigs of thyme on their armor for courage. If only they knew about the essential oil! What sets it apart: While you wouldn’t want to rub thyme leaves all over your face, skin-loving Thyme essential oil is another matter.
How to use Thyme essential oil
If your complexion could use a little extra cleansing, we’ve got a clean-slate treatment for you! After washing with your favorite cleanser, dilute 1 drop of Thyme with 4 drops of liquid coconut oil and apply to skin with a cotton ball.
Don’t leave home without it—at least if you’re headed for an outdoor adventure! You can dilute Thyme oil with aloe and rub into arms and legs to soothe skin irritations.
Does the aroma from last night’s dinner still linger? Diffuse Thyme with other herbal essential oils on this list and let the strong, clean scent get rid of those stale leftovers.
Herbal essential oils aren’t the only EOs blooming in the YL garden! Check out the bouquet of benefits floral essential oils offer and our a-peeling list of uses for those sunny citrus oils.