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A Cold and Flu Blend for Daytime and Nighttime

by Andrea Butje on January 16, 2017

Essential oils are amazing when it comes to supporting immunity against colds and flu. Winter is prime time for viruses in many parts of the world. Fortunately, essential oils offer us powerful ways to stay healthy. There are many essential oils that can combat microbes and support health at the same time, but you don’t […]

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A Recipe to Use Essential Oils for Cold Sores

by Andrea Butje on March 28, 2016

You can use essential oils for cold sore relief! Do you get cold sores, or know someone who does? They are no fun! Even if you’ve gotten cold sores all your life, they can make you feel very self-conscious when you have to be at work or out and about in public. 

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A Sleep Remedy for the Final Stages of a Cold

by Andrea Butje on March 21, 2016

There’s such a sense of relief when you’re getting over a cold. The worst of the sneezes and sniffles are over, and your sinuses aren’t as stuffed up as they were a few days ago. You have more energy, and maybe even want to go for a walk. But when you lie down to sleep, […]

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Engelman Spruce from Utah

by Andrea Butje on June 24, 2011

There are only a few conifer (Pine, Spruce or Fir) oils that contain a significant percentage of d-limonene. Siberian Fir, Silver Fir and Engelman Spruce are three that generally have at least 25% d-limonene. Why do you care about d-limonene? Well maybe you don’t yet, but check this out . . . The immune stimulating […]

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