10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Essential Oils

Did You Know:

1.) When essential oils are applied to the skin, they are absorbed easily and carried by the bloodstream to every cell in the body within minutes.🌿

2.) A single drop of peppermint essential oil is equivalent to 28 cups of peppermint tea.🌿

3.) Each essential oil contains several to several hundred different kinds of molecules, each of which offer benefits in promoting good health, healing and regeneration.🌿 

4.) There are different stains of plants, as well as different ways of extraction, which can result in a different level of purity, color and the way the oil will work best.🌿 

5.) When diffused, some oils have the ability to remove any toxins or metallic particles from the air.🌿

6.) Essential oils are not necessarily oils. They are actually concentrated nutrients from plants.🌿 

7.) The sense of smell is the first of all our senses to develop.🌿 

8.) Diffusing essential oils can actually help increase the atmospheric oxygen in a room.🌿

9.) Our sense of smell is the only sense directly tied to the limbic area of the brain, which is considered the emotional control center.🌿 

10.) Less than 1 percent of the entire plant species population produces essential oils.🌿