Of the hundreds of different essential oils in the world, there are quite a few which are known to be useful for healing and first aid. However, a select few of these oils are especially helpful and will cover the majority of injuries minor enough to treat at home.
Essential oils were a big inspiration for starting these kits. In each Defense Kit, we have included the 6 most versatile oils that can handle the majority of your minor first aid needs. These are Lavender, Peppermint, Lemon, Tea Tree, Clove and Eucalyptus.
If you haven’t used essential oils before, don’t be overwhelmed! Goodness Kits are the perfect place to start your oil journey – read the guide that accompanies your Defense Kit, and begin introducing some oils into your daily life – to relax, ease tight muscles, boost your immunity, soothe your head, freshen your fridge …. the uses and benefits really are countless! Enjoy!
Essential oils can cause sensitization in some individuals and should always be used in dilution. And some others are more intense than others. Always mix a few drops with a carrier oil, such as Jojoba or Coconut, before applying to your skin.