DIY Summer Blends

26 June 11, 2015 - Aromatherapy, At Home, Essential Oils, How to Use Essential Oils, Mind & Spirit

Can’t seem to get outside as much as you’d like? Invite the richness of summer indoors by diffusing one of these sunny DIY blends!


Jasmine - Young LiivngFloral Rush

Try this delightful and uplifting floral aroma.


Solstice Radiance

Optimize your long summer days with these uplifting, woodsy aromatic tones.Clary Sage - Young Living


Citrus Summer

Invigorate and refresh your soul with this sunny scent.


Sunny Bouquet

Ylang Ylang - Young LivingFreshen any space with this cornucopia of aromas.


Have you tried your hand at creating a personal blend? Tell us about it in the comments!


—Heidi Jeanfreau, Young Living International and Portfolio Brand Manager



  • Cathy July 27, 2016 - 11:59 am Reply

    Some of these seem like they use a lot of oils. Are these recipes meant to be pre-blended, then put into the diffuser with just a few drops of the blend? Does that make sense?

    • Young Living July 27, 2016 - 6:08 pm Reply

      Hi Cathy! You could use these four blend recipes a couple of ways, since different diffusers call for varying amounts of oil drops. Pre-blending them then adding the appropriate amount into your diffuser is a great idea! Otherwise, you can use these blends as a general guide for oil ratios for your particular diffuser. Hope this is helpful!

  • Rachael Larson June 20, 2016 - 7:27 am Reply

    I love just Jasmine on both of my wrists. It smells amazing all day, like I’m on a deserted Island.

  • Pauline L. Bruch April 18, 2016 - 7:42 pm Reply

    I too appreciate all the recipes that have been posted lately. I love trying new recipes. I love all the oils I have tried so far. I love Young Living!

  • Autumn September 28, 2015 - 11:35 am Reply

    Do you mix these oils with the v-6 and use as a roll on or in the diffuser?

    • Young Living October 6, 2015 - 1:56 pm Reply

      Thanks for your question, Autumn. The blends listed are suggested for use in a diffuser. However, you may choose to mix them for topical use if you would like. Please refer to the usage directions on each individual product label for topical use instructions.

  • TERRI PHILLIPS September 18, 2015 - 3:51 pm Reply

    What blends would you use for headaches?

    • Young Living September 25, 2015 - 4:03 pm Reply

      Hi Terri! Our essential oil blends can be found on We suggest reviewing the product descriptions and ingredients for possible solutions. Please discuss these possibilities further with a health care provider for recommendations to address your specific concerns. Hope you find something helpful!

  • Nancy Ignash August 1, 2015 - 9:37 am Reply

    I am a newbie also. I am looking for some body mist recipes. Does anyone have some?

  • carol parman July 30, 2015 - 12:43 pm Reply

    What has anyone tried on wasp stings? I started out with eucalyptus and lemon and peppermint, no pain but next morning it’s large red space with a little swelling. And tHE STING LOOKS PUssy. Used cold compress on it too.

  • Sharon July 3, 2015 - 7:34 pm Reply

    These recipes sound wonderful. Just getting started. Would love to try the Floral Rush!! Can’t wait to get some of these oils.

  • Pat Dyke June 18, 2015 - 7:00 am Reply

    Thank you so much for recipes. Yes , there are some of us that require specific instructions.

    Thanks again and please keep them coming.

  • Sarah McBride June 14, 2015 - 11:17 am Reply

    I love trying out new oil combinations 🙂 One of my favorites to diffuse is Frankincense and Citrus Fresh.

  • Kristin June 13, 2015 - 5:21 am Reply

    Love these and can’t wait to try them! Here’s my list of summer blends!

  • Amy June 12, 2015 - 12:35 pm Reply

    thank you for these recipes AND for the directions because I am one of those people that needed directions. I’m new and I would have put all of those drops in my diffuser.

  • Sue June 12, 2015 - 9:38 am Reply

    Some people I guess need exact directions, so if you can kindly add to the blog post to put into a spray bottle (for spritzing the air with a carrier oil such as…) and then take a clean 15 ml bottle and add the drops to make each of the recipes to a separate bottle, then from each recipe drop in a few drops to ones liking into a diffuser. 🙂 Thank you!

    • Kathie Bitzer June 13, 2015 - 1:03 pm Reply

      Sue is correct. Many of us newbies need exact directions.
      Thanks for the summer recipes. I will be trying them.

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