Oil Information

This page is an information source for the oils offered by Young Living.


Product shots fro new catalog at YL farm in Mona

Fun Facts:

  1. It takes approximately 27 square feet of lavender plants to create one 15-ml bottle of essential oil.
  2. Lavender essential oil is steam distilled from the flowering tops of the plant.
  3. Lavender is one of the most versatile and most popular essential oils in the world.

Uses for Lavender

  1. In homemade recipes for linen sprays, perfumes, body scrubs, hair tonics and more!
  2. Rub a drop of lavender onto your palms, then smooth your hands over your pillowcase before going to bed.
  3. In a bath to create an in-home spa experience. Take one cup Epsom salt and 4 drops lavender oil and add to a hot bath.
  4. Diffuse lavender to create a calming atmosphere. It is great to use at night time to help promote restful sleep.

This oil comes in the Premium Starter Kit.



This oil is a blend of Citronella, Rosemary, Lemongrass, Tea Tree, Lavandin, and Myrtle.

I put a drop or two in my laundry to make it come out smelling fresh.

Use this oil to:

  • Neutralize odours in the air
  • Make your car smell better by putting a drop on a cotton ball and putting the cotton ball in the air vents of your car
  • Make your stinky shoes smell better by adding a drop or two
  • Purify and cleanse the air
  • Help moisturize dry skin

This oil comes in the Premium Starter Kit.



This oil is distilled from gum resin that is wild harvested from Brazilian copaiba. Copaiba contains the highest amounts of beta caryophyllene (55 percent) of any known essential oil.

This oil can do the following:

  • Support the body’s natural response to injury or irritation
  • Aid in easing common digestion discomforts when taken internally
  • Help the body regulate its natural immune responses
  • Promote a youthful appearance from the inside out

This oil comes in the Premium Starter Kit.



This oil is a blend of Tarragon, Ginger, Peppermint, Juniper, Fennel, Anise, Patchouli, and Lemongrass.

This oil can be used to:

  • Support a healthy digestive system
  • Alleviate nauseated and upset/sour stomach
  • Support a healthy immune system
  • Help occasional irregularity or constipation
  • Offer relief from occasional heartburn
  • Bring about calming feelings
  • Alleviate fullness, bloating and occasional gas from overeating

This oil comes in the Premium Starter Kit.



This oil is a blend of Eucalyptus globulus, Myrtle, Marjoram, Pine, Eucalyptus radiata, Eucalyptus citrindora, Lavender, Cypress, Black Spruce, and Peppermint.

This oil can be:

  • Rubbed on feet or chest before exercise to uplift and inspire.
  • Used to clear sinuses by putting a drop on the palm of your hands, rubbing hands together and then smelling.
  • Used in recipes to help when fighting a cold.

This oil comes in the Premium Starter Kit.



Cold pressed from the fresh fruit peel of lemons grown in Argentina and the United States, lemon oil has refreshing and cooling properties. Its fresh, citrus scent is an instant pick-me-up. It takes 75 lemons to make on 15ml bottle. It is like sunshine in a bottle!

This oil:

  • Invigorates the mind and body by supporting the nervous system
  • Cleans your bodily systems
  • Supports proper nasal function
  • Supports healthy respiratory function
  • Is the perfect replacement for lemon juice or seasoning to flavour seafood, vegetables, beverages or desserts.
  • Can be used to flavour water. It doesn’t have the acidic characteristics of lemon juice from a lemon so it won’t hurt your tooth enamel.

This oil comes in the Premium Starter Kit.



One of the oldest and most highly regarded herbs, peppermint essential oil has a fresh aroma that is energizing to give you a renewed feeling of vigor.

This oil:

  • Supports gastrointestinal system comfort
  • Promotes healthy digestive and bowel function
  • Is a natural breath freshener
  • Helps promote focus and clarity by supporting a healthy nervous system
  • Helps alleviate nausea and occasional gas
  • Encourages proper respiratory function
  • Supports proper joint and cartilage function
  • Suppresses appetite
  • Relieves occasional heartburn

This oil comes in the Premium Starter Kit.



This oil blend contains wintergreen and clove essential oils. These oils or their active components are used widely in massage after physical activity.

This oil:

  • Is designed to relieve occasional muscle soreness and tension
  • Helps counter stressed nerves
  • Soothe sore joints and ligaments after exercise because of the peppermint and wintergreen essential oils
  • Can help eliminate muscle tension when used in a massage
  • Is perfect for relief of localized soreness after gardening, shopping, working out or any other physical activity.

This oil comes in the Premium Starter Kit.



The revolutionary Thieves blend contains powerful essential oils that have many household and personal uses. Diffuse throughout the home to neutralize unwanted odours or apply to the bottom of feet. This oil is a blend of clove, cinnamon bark, rosemary, lemon, and eucalyptus.

This oil:

  • Support healthy immune function
  • Compliments a daily wellness regime
  • Helps maintain a healthy respiratory system
  • Is a key component for the entire Thieves line of products
  • Helps freshen stale air when diffused
  • Is amazing at cleaning tons of surfaces around the home

This oil comes in the Premium Starter Kit.



The ancient Egyptians used the oil found in the wild-crafted resin of Boswellia carteri trees in Kenya to promote younger, fresher looking skin. Frankincense is also known for its sweet, warm, balsamic aroma with calming properties that can increase spirituality and inner strength.

This oil:

  • Supports healthy skin when applied topically
  • Promotes feelings of calmness and balance
  • Increases spiritual awareness
  • May help smooth the appearance of healthy-looking skin
  • Alleviates nervousness when rubbed on the bottom of feet
  • Can be added to your daily skin care regime as an excellent moisturizer

This oil comes in the Premium Starter Kit.

(Facts courtesy of Young Living)