DIY bubble bars with essential oils

Work hard, play hard—but don’t forget to relax! A hot bath brimming with bubbles can transform any day into a delightful one. Whether baths are essential to your routine or an occasional indulgence, you are going to love these bubble bars. Learn how to make them!   Yield: 6-8 bubble …

DIY men’s cologne

Some men live to conquer Mount Everest and wrestle polar bears, and some would rather roll down hills and make balloon animals with the kids. Whatever your day job or hobbies, this DIY men’s cologne will help you find the fragrance that captures the best version of yourself, whether that …

Seed to Seal: Happy Pili Tree Farm

      At the 2018 International Grand Convention Happy Pili Tree Farm in the Bicol Region of the Philippines was recently announced as Young Living’s newest partner farm. Chosen for its ethical and conscientious harvesting methods, Happy Pili Tree Farm is headed by long-time organic farming advocate, Rosalina Tan, …

17 reasons you need Tea Tree oil in your life

With a crisp, earthy scent and proven cleansing properties, Melaleuca alternifolia, also known as Tea Tree essential oil, is not only one of Young Living’s most popular essential oils but is also one of the most versatile! Native to Australia, Tea Tree essential oil uses are popular for skin care, …

Quiz: Which carrier oil is right for you?

With DIY beauty recipes trending like crazy, the dozens of carrier oil options can get overwhelming. When it comes to hair masks, is it better to use shea butter or olive oil? If you want to use an oil that’s odorless, which one will get the job done? How about …

Legacy Gary Member Stories – Groundbreaking Ceremony

Since Gary Young’s passing, we have put a lot of thought into how to continue the D. Gary Young blog. We wanted to foster a stalwart commitment to Gary’s legacy, so we asked members to think of a fond memory of their time working with him on projects, on travels, at one …

TWELVE OILS OF ANCIENT SCRIPTURE: SANDALWOOD

EDITOR’S NOTE: Since Gary Young’s passing, we have been taking stock of the tremendous contributions he made to the world by revisiting his presentations, such as this fascinating multipart blogpost series called The Twelve Oils of Ancient Scripture. In it, Gary examined the historical significance and traditional uses of frankincense, …

10 ways to use Northern Lights Black Spruce

Northern Lights Black Spruce essential oil offers a surprisingly sweet and reliably refreshing aroma. It’s like the friendly, northern cousin of other popular natural essential oils: Sandalwood, Frankincense, and Copaiba. Born and raised on the Northern Lights Farm in British Columbia, this Canadian essential oil is robust and complex, from …

Legacy Gary Member Stories – Wild West Fun

Since Gary Young’s passing, we have put a lot of thought into how to continue the D. Gary Young blog. We wanted to foster a stalwart commitment to Gary’s legacy, so we asked members to think of a fond memory of their time working with him on projects, on travels, at one …

TWELVE OILS OF ANCIENT SCRIPTURE: FRANKINCENSE, PART II

EDITOR’S NOTE: Since Gary Young’s passing, we have been taking stock of the tremendous contributions he made to the world by revisiting his presentations, such as this fascinating multipart blogpost series called The Twelve Oils of Ancient Scripture. In it, Gary examined the historical significance and traditional uses of frankincense, …

Spice up your cooking with essential oils

Think essential oils are just for aromatic or topical purposes? Think again! With Young Living’s Vitality essential oil line,* you can go from home cook to culinary artist with easy, elevated dishes! Create mouth-watering recipes that’ll have your family and guests coming back for seconds! Tips to get started A …

Quiz: Find your essential oil soul mate

Antony and Cleopatra, Kermit and Miss Piggy, peanut butter and chocolate—when two soul mates find each other, history remembers. Think of your ideal match while you take our quiz below. We’ll help you find an essential oil love that will last for all time! We’re quiz obsessed! Want more? Find …

TWELVE OILS OF ANCIENT SCRIPTURE: FRANKINCENSE, PART I

EDITOR’S NOTE: Since Gary Young’s passing, we have been taking stock of the tremendous contributions he made to the world by revisiting his presentations such as this fascinating multipart blogpost series called The Twelve Oils of Ancient Scripture. In it, Gary examined the historical significance and traditional uses of frankincense, …

Legacy Gary Member Stories – The Courage to Release

Since Gary Young’s passing, we have put a lot of thought into how to continue the D. Gary Young blog. We wanted to foster a stalwart commitment to Gary’s legacy, so we asked members to think of a fond memory of their time working with him on projects, on travels, at one …

DIY makeup brush cleaner

Your expert contour and glowing cheekbones are thanks to top-quality makeup, dozens of YouTube tutorials, and beautiful makeup brushes. But did you know that your brushes can become a breeding ground for bacteria? Take a deep breath and brush off that bacteria stress, because we’re here to teach you how …

4 ways to support women’s heart health

Your heart races when you feel excited, slows when you relax, and beats steady and strong when you feel safe and loved. It’s your constant companion and the drumbeat to your life. Did you know that if you live to be 100 years old, your heart will have beaten about …

Mayan Health Use of Eucalyptus  

Eucalyptus globulus may be the eucalyptus species used today by the Mayan people of Central America. One final tree needs to be mentioned that still plays a role in Mayan healing today—eucalyptus. Ancient Mayan use of the eucalyptus tree is not documented. However, the medicinal practices of the Mayan people …

How to buy essential oils

When you first discover the amazing benefits of essential oils and want to purchase them, it can feel overwhelming to navigate that world, especially as you try to avoid added ingredients and fillers. You know it’s important to trust the essential oil companies you buy from, so there’s no better …

DIY geode bath bombs

We love the way geodes sparkle when the light hits the crystals inside. These DIY geode bath bombs feature that gorgeous gemstone glitz along with deep, rich colors and your favorite essential oils! If you need a gift for a friend or loved one, or if you’re due for a …