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General Safe Use Guidelines

  • Be informed about the quality & shelf life of your oils 
  • Avoid undiluted application 
  • Be conscious of personal sensitivities, allergies, contraindications
  • Know the safety of each oil you work with (we recommend this resource)
  • Keep away from eyes
  • Keep away from heat and open flames
  • Use in well ventilated rooms
  • Be aware of those vulnerable to essential oils (ie; pregnant women, pets, children, those with compromised health)
  • Avoid prolonged use of one specific oil; rotate and take breaks to avoid sensitization
  • Age health and overall constitution should be considered when using essential oils
  • Skin sensitivity, open and broken skin must be considered before using essential oils topically
  • Essential Oils that are potential dermal irritants should be avoided or used with extra caution
  • Photosensitizing Essential Oils should be known and avoided topically before exposure to the sun
  • Pregnant women, children, pets and those with compromised health require special considerations; ensure you are well informed about safe use with these groups