When to dilute the Essential Oils
Essential Oils have many different usages. Knowing what essential oils should be diluted on sensitive skin (S), what essential oils should always be diluted (D) and what essential oils are safe to use directly on the skin – Neat (N) – is very important.
Application Methods of Essential Oils
Along with that information, it is also important to know what Oils can be used where. We have put together a list of application methods.
All the oils can be used Aromatically (A) this would mean things like smelling them from the bottle, placing them in a diffuser or applying them to a natural diffuser, like jewelry, reed diffuser or other items. Many oils are safe to use Topically (T) on the skin. Then several essential oils can be used internally (I) if the oils are a Therapeutic grade of essential oils.
|.||SKIN SENSITIVITY||APPLICATION METHODS||.|
|N - Neat - Can be used topically without dilution||A - Can be used aromatically|
|S - Sensitive - Dilute for young or sensitive skin||T - Can be used topically|
|D - Dilute - Always dilute before using Topically||I - Can be used internally|
We have put together an extensive chart below for your reference. This Video will help describe some of these details. It will also show you how you can easily use this quick reference chart.Continue reading