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Doctor insights on: Young Living Essential Oils

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How is puresacra essential oil ?

How is puresacra essential oil ?

Looks great: It is difficult to evaluate the quality of herbs and essential oils as there is seldom objective data, but based on the info on their site and the many glowing reviews it seems to be a quality product.They specialize in Frankincense, which has been used foe millennia and has many benefits. See http://draxe.com/what-is-frankincense/ and http://articles.mercola.com/herbal-oils/frankincense-oil.aspx ...Read more

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Is there a medicinal effect of essential oils?

Is there a medicinal effect of essential oils?

Possibly: It depends on what you're using the essential oil for, but there are some positive studies. For instance, the use of lemon balm oil (melissa officinalis) for severe agitation in dementia: http://tinyurl.Com/p9xn2ky this one used 71 patients. 60% of the active treatment group vs 14% of the placebo group had reductions in agitation scores. ...Read more

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Any suggestions on which essential oils are better?

That depends on: What properties you desire them to have (what effect)? ...Read more

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Is there any health benefit to ingesting wintergreen essential oil?

Is there any health benefit to ingesting wintergreen essential oil?

Not vs the risk: Topically it may relieve pain. However the concentration of methyl salicylate in the oil is very high. 1 teaspoon is equal to 21 aspirins. Thus it could easily induce toxic effects. ...Read more

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Is there any side effects in using essential oils?

Is there any side effects in using essential oils?

Essential oils: Essential Oils are plant-derived. Benefits are promoted from rubbing into skin, ingesting, and aromatizing. Side effects are possible from impurities or adulterated products. It is essential to have a trudsted reputable source and know all ingredients. Store properly. Follow instructions perfectly. If used extremely carefully, you can have true benefits. ...Read more

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Which essential oils are best for acne?

Which essential oils are best for acne?

No oils for acne: There aren't any oils we would recommend for acne sufferers. Oil overproduction is one of the causes of acne, and we look to reduce that oil to help it. Isotretinoin is one of the best medicines for acne and works directly on oil production. Using it as a low dose can eliminate breakouts, make hair less oily, and make life great for a lot of people. ...Read more

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