Mastering the art of Essential Oils - Centaur Packaging

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Using essential oils in your DIY skincare and body care routine can be a fantastic way to enhance your self-care experience. Here are some expert tips and tricks to help you make the most of your Essential Oils Collection:

  1. Choose Quality Oils: Ensure that you're using high-quality, pure essential oils from reputable brands. Quality matters as it affects the potency and safety of the oils.

  2. Patch Test: Before using any new essential oil on your skin, perform a patch test. Apply a small, diluted amount on your wrist or inner elbow to check for any adverse reactions.

  3. Dilution is Key: Essential oils are potent and should be diluted before applying to the skin. A common dilution ratio is 1% - which is about 6 drops of essential oil per 1 ounce (30 ml) of carrier oil (such as jojoba, coconut, or sweet almond oil).

  4. Custom Blends: Experiment with creating your own blends by mixing different essential oils to achieve the desired aroma and benefits. Keep track of your recipes for future reference.

  5. Know Your Skin Type: Different essential oils are suitable for different skin types. For example, lavender and chamomile are often gentle and good for sensitive skin, while tea tree oil is known for its purifying properties and is often used for oily or acne-prone skin.

  6. Boosting Products: Add a few drops of your chosen essential oil to your existing skincare products such as moisturizers, serums, or lotions to enhance their effects. However, ensure that the oil is compatible with the product and won't cause separation or adverse reactions.

  7. Facial Steam: Add a few drops of essential oil to a bowl of hot water, lean over it with a towel covering your head, and inhale the steam. This can help open up your pores and provide a calming aromatherapy experience.

  8. Bath Soak: Add a few drops of essential oil to your bathwater for a luxurious and relaxing experience. Mix the oil with a carrier oil or an unscented bath gel before adding it to the water to disperse the oil evenly.

  9. Massage Oil: Create a massage oil by diluting your chosen essential oil with a carrier oil. This can be great for relaxation and promoting a sense of well-being.

  10. Labelling: When creating your custom blends, make sure to label them with the ingredients and proportions used. This will help you recreate your favourite blends in the future.

  11. Sensitive Areas: Be cautious when using essential oils on sensitive areas like the face, underarms, or intimate areas. Some oils may cause irritation in these areas.

  12. Phototoxic Oils: Certain essential oils like citrus oils (e.g., bergamot, lemon, lime) can cause skin sensitivity when exposed to sunlight. Avoid using these oils on areas of the skin that will be exposed to sunlight within 12-24 hours.

  13. Storage: Store your essential oils in a cool, dark place away from direct sunlight to maintain their potency and extend their shelf life.

Remember, everyone's skin is unique, so it's important to listen to your body and adjust your usage accordingly. Enjoy the benefits of your Essential Oils Collection by incorporating them into your skincare and body care routine mindfully and safely.

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How to get a 24% Discount On Young Living Products

To access the 24% discount, you need to either add a Starter Bundle/Starter kit to your first order OR order products with a total of 100 Points Value.

The 24% wholesale discount access gives you a wholesale discount for all Young Living products for the next 12 months.

What's Required for a Wholesale Account?

  • No minimum order
  • First order and future orders at 24% discount wholesale prices
  • Products can be used for personal use
  • No monthly orders required
  • No re-selling requirements
  • To maintain your wholesale account - order at least once each 12 months for 50 PV (50 points) of products, that's about $80 of products, to keep your wholesale account open
  • If you don't order once a year, the wholesale account will be closed.
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