Essential oils have been used throughout history for their medicinal, therapeutic and aromatic benefits. Essential oils are the highly concentrated version of the natural oils in plants. They are the essence, or in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) terms, the “jing,” of the plant. They are distilled from various types and parts of botanicals -- from flowers, shrubs, trees, roots, seeds and bark. They are extremely concentrated, up to 70x stronger than herbs.
The uses for essential oils are numerous and diverse. They:
At AcuQest we use only Young Living essential oils because they are 100% pure and are never compromised by the addition of synthetics, contaminants, or cheap fillers, or by using unethical production practices. Young Living sources their essential oils conscientiously and with sensitivity to local communities and ecosystems. To find out more about Young Living Essential Oils, or to purchase, click here.