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PART 8: FINDING PURE ESSENTIAL OILS

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 twenty-part blog post series that recounts Gary’s ongoing discoveries about pure essential oils, their properties, and their production. Here’s Part VIII. Abdullah Hamdan, Gary, Dr. Mahmoud Suhail, & Cole Woolley at the …

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Quiz: Find your animal alter-ego (and the essential oil it needs)

Would you rather cruise the Caribbean, fly away to France, or gallivant to the Galapagos? Do you prefer to eat salads, surf and turf, or sushi? Answer these 9 questions about everything from how you handle stress to how you celebrate your birthday and we’ll introduce you to which animal could be your life coach. Once you’ve discovered your animal …

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21 Signs You’re Obsessed with Essential Oils

It’s an easy decision to start using and sharing Young Living essential oils. The positive benefits of essential oils can help not only you but your entire social circle. But be warned: Once you start, it’s almost impossible to go back. Here are 21 signs that you are obsessed with essential oils. 1. You’re pretty sure the answer to every …

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Legacy Gary Member Stories – God’s Living Room

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 of the farms, or in another setting to share those memories …

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PART 7: FINDING PURE ESSENTIAL OILS

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 twenty-part blog post series that recounts Gary’s ongoing discoveries about pure essential oils, their properties, and their production. Here’s Part VII. YL Lavender Farm in Simiane-la-Rotonde, France As Young Living grew, the …

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Cleaning without toxins: 8 plant-based cleaning products

There’s no place like home—a clean home, that is. When you prepare for family and friends to visit and when you tidy up for yourself, we want you to be confident in the cleaning products you use. Toxins in cleaning products According to the American Lung Association, the ingredients in some household cleaning products can cause health problems like headaches, …

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DIY clarifying clay mask

When your toners, serums, and moisturizers just aren’t giving you the radiant results you’re looking for, a face mask is a great solution for any skin type—not to mention an amazing way to indulge after a draining day. If your t-zone needs a break from excess shine and your blemishes need an eviction notice, a clay mask may be your …

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Legacy Gary Member Stories – Provence, France

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 of the farms, or in another setting to share those memories …

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PART 6: FINDING PURE ESSENTIAL OILS

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 twenty-part blog post series that recounts Gary’s ongoing discoveries about pure essential oils, their properties, and their production. Here’s Part VI. Visitors tour new greenhouses, 1996. In 1995 I expanded my farming …

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Easy peasy lemon squeezy: 21 uses for Lemon essential oil

When your kitchen smells like the ghost of dinners past, you diffuse Lemon. When a child’s sticker leaves residue on your car window, you defy it with Lemon. When you need a little more spring in your step, you dilute Lemon with V-6 and dab it on your wrist. Life is full of Lemon moments; it’s no wonder this essential …