How to Use Essential Oils

Essential oils are a natural way to make your own fragrance, cleaning recipes, wellness blends, and more. They can be used thousands of ways, so I’m rounding up my favorites for every corner of your home and life.

They may be small but they are POWERFUL, so use caution when using them. That being said, I’d rather use plant powered products than toxic chemicals in traditional cleaning and beauty products, as you can see from the collection of essential oil tips and tricks below.

How to Use Essential Oils for Cleaning

Kick those toxins to the curb and try these homemade cleaning recipes to clean your home naturally.

Heavy-Duty Bathroom Cleaner

Homemade Cleaning Wipes

DIY Toilet Cleaning Bombs

ingredients for DIY cleaning recipes

How to Use Essential Oils for Wellness

EOs continue to blow my mind when it comes to using them for health and wellness. Here’s a few ways we use them to care for our bodies and minds:

DIY Focus Roller (great for kids!)

Homemade Elderberry Syrup

Soothing Shower Steamers

jar of homemade elderberry syrup

Self Care & Beauty Ideas Using Essential Oils

The wellness and aromatic benefits of essential oils have been known for centuries, but we’re just now finding all the ways you can use them for self-care and beauty. Here’s a few of my favorite homemade recipes for using them for your skin, hair, and so much more.

Homemade Aromatherapy Heating Pads

Soothing DIY Lotion Bars

DIY Hair Detangling Spray

Pool Protector Hair Spray

Mermaid Hair Growth Spray

15 Self-Care Recipes using Essential Oils

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Using Essential Oils In Your Home & Garden

You can use essential oils all over your home for a toxin-free environment. Here’s the best seasonal blends, fragrances, and homemade recipes for making your home smell fresh and clean!

Cozy Essential Oil Blends for Winter (free printable!)

Fresh Essential Oil Blends for Summer

DIY Citronella Candles (to Repel Bugs)

DIY Bug Spray to Repel Ants

Pumpkin Spice Room Spray

DIY Reed Diffusers

Homemade (Natural) Weed Killer Spray

Homemade Winter Luminarias

A brown essential oil glass jar with reed diffusers in it

The Best Essential Oil Accessories and Supplies

Essential oils are great, but they require accessories and carrier oils to get the most from them. Here’s my favorite essential oil accessories, supplies, storage, bottles and more that we use all the time for a naturally clean home.

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