Do you know the difference between a fatty oil and an essential oil? Could the lavender oil you see on the shelf at the health food store (labeled as “pure”) possibly be cut with synthetic chemicals, diluted, or extracted from the plant using chemical solvents? Does it really matter that much what brand you buy,… Read more »

Since the term “therapeutic grade” is not regulated by any independent group, what do I mean when I use the term? And what is the difference between the therapeutic grade essential oils provided by Young Living and other over-the-counter essential oils that claim to be “pure”? The distinction is crucial, since 90% of the essential… Read more »