Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Quote of the Week

"Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” — Thomas A. Edison

Saturday, June 27, 2009

100th Post Celebration Giveaway!

It has arrived--Oils For Wellness has reached the 100th post just shy of its one year blogoversary on July 8th! Enter to win one of Young Living's new aromatherapy roll on blends to help me celebrate.

For your FIRST entry the following three things are required:
  1. Be a current follower or become a follower of Oils For Wellness.

  2. Blog about this giveaway.

  3. Then leave a comment telling me what your favorite post is on OFW and which aromatherapy roll on blend you would like to win.

Get an additional entry each time you Twitter about giveaway, OR when you become a fan of the Oils For Wellness Facebook page OR each time you drop Entrecard on Oils For Wellness. Gotta comment whatcha did!

Choose from Tranquil, Valor, Deep Relief, or Breathe Again aromatherapy roll on blends by Young Living Essential Oils!
Click on links for the ingredients and benefits of each fabulous blend formulated for quick and convenient application.

Winner will be randomly drawn on July 8th!

Saturday, June 20, 2009

Aromatherapy: A Scents-able Job

If you have been following this blog for awhile, you can probably tell that I love essential oils! Truly, being an aromatherapy consultant/practitioner is a fun and fascinating business that combines compassion for others, discovering exciting scientific research about the healing properties in plants, educational opportunities, and creating meaningful business relationships.

After 10 years as an independent consultant with Young Living Essential Oils, I can say that my enthusiasm has increased about growing a successful business in the field of natural medicine. I love sharing my decade of experience through mentoring and training individuals who are seeking wellness, purpose, and abundance in a meaningful and rewarding job. Whether you are a stay at home mom or a health practitioner, you can enjoy a successful business to fit your lifestyle by joining the worldwide holistic community with Young Living Essential Oils. Check out Creating Abundance for details.
Consider the following:
  • One hundred twenty-five million people suffer from chronic diseases.
  • Men and women everywhere are turning away from conventional treatments and are embracing alternative modalities.
  • Baby boomers all across America are paying billions of dollars($200 billion + yearly) to prevent aging, to preserve health, and to increase longevity.
  • By next year, dollars spent on alternative health care will increase to $1 Trillion annually.

Young Living Essential Oils not only provides cutting-edge alternative products to address the booming consumer demand, they also provide a profitable financial compensation plan for those seeking to supplement their current income. Besides improving the health of your own household through the amazing healing benefits of the highest quality essential oils and supplements, you might just find the most unique and exciting job that you could dream of!Answer the following questions to see if Young Living might be right for you:

  1. Is a healthy lifestyle important to you?
  2. Do you have compassion for people?
  3. Do you enjoy making new friends?
  4. Are you a good listener?
  5. Do you enjoy helping others succeed?
  6. Are you free of debt?
  7. Are you able to help others in need through charitable giving?
  8. Are you really excited about your career?

If you are interested in learning more about joining my organization and receiving personal mentorship to grow your Young Living business please call me at 715-381-6979 (9AM-9PM Mon through Sat CST) or send me a private message via the Ask the Aromatherapist form on the left sidebar. Looking forward to hearing from you!

Be well, Jen

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Aroma Help Quick Tip: Poison Ivy/Oak

To soothe the discomfort from contact with poison ivy or poison oak, mix a drop of Peppermint Essential Oil with a couple drops of grapeseed or jojoba oil and apply to location.
To order pure therapeutic Young Living essential oils visit my website or call me at 715-381-6979.

Saturday, June 13, 2009

Awards For Outstanding Bloggers

This lovely award was presented to me by PJ at PJ's Prose. Thank you so much!

A Lovely Blog Award goes to the following amazing women that I have been blessed to know in the blogsphere!

Carla at Four By 40.

Rebecca at Oceans From The Rain.

Haley at Food..for Body, Mind, & Soul.

Joye at Joyeful Journey.

Myra at Happy Housewife Living Life.

Cascia at The Healthy Moms Blog.

Award Rules :

1) Accept the awards, post it on your blog together with the name of the person who has granted the award and his or her blog link.
2) Pass the awards to other blogs that you’ve discovered. Remember to contact the bloggers to let them know they have been chosen for this award.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Aroma Help Quick Tip : Ear Mites in Pets

Mix a drop of each Purification Essential Oil blend and Peppermint Essential Oil diluted in a couple drops of grapeseed or jojoba oil. Saturate a cotton swab with the mixture and rub just inside the ear to eliminate ear mites in dogs and cats.
To order Young Living essential oils call Jennifer at 715-381-6979 or order online at my website.

Monday, June 8, 2009

Quote of the Week

"The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease." Thomas Edison

Saturday, June 6, 2009

Nine Essential Oils For Your First Aid Kit

Pure, therapeutic essential oils provide powerful healing properties and are excellent for holistic first aid care. Below are nine "everyday oils" for your medicine cabinet:
Apply 2-3 drops lavender oil on a minor burn or sunburn to decrease pain or on a rash to relieve itching.

Apply one drop on a cut to stop the bleeding.

For nosebleeds, put a drop of lavender on a tissue and wrap it around a small chip of ice, press under middle of top lip to the base of the nose and hold as long as comfortable or until bleeding stops, careful to not freeze lip or gum.

Rub 4-6 drops in the palm and rub over stomach and around navel to relieve indigestion, flatulence, nausea, and diarrhea.

Add a drop to a mug of warm water to aid in digestion and relieve heartburn.

Rub several drops on the bottoms of the feet to reduce a fever.

Saturate a cotton swab and use between toes to clear athlete's foot.

Put a drop on bleeding gums caused by gingivitis or tooth extraction.

Rub a drop on to help reduce corn, callous, and bunions twice daily-am and pm.

PanAway Blend
Apply topically on sore muscles, arthritis, or injured area to reduce inflammation and bruising.

Rub a few drops on the temples, forehead, and back of the neck to relieve a headache.

Peace and Calming
Diffuse in the room to calm autistic, ADD, overactive or hard to manage children.

Diffuse while sleeping to help stop nocturnal teeth grinding.

Put a drop on insect bites to neutralize the poison and stop the itching.

Rub a drop on the outside of a sore throat when it is first beginning.

Rub a drop on a blister, cut, or scrape to cleanse and disinfect.

Thieves Blend
Place 2-3 drops in honey or a capsule or apply to the bottoms fo the feet for immune system support especially during flu season.

Diffuse to eliminate bacteria, mold, allergens, and odors in the air.

Valor Blend
Massage into neck, chest, or shoulders to release tension.

Drop onto the wrists to ease anxiety and encourage confidence.

Massage several drops on the temples and back of the neck for stress relief.

Drop onto the skin to minimize or soothe scarring and stretch marks.

Apply on the face to minimize oil production and acne.

These are just a few ways to use the Everyday Oils kit! To order your kit that contains these 9 essential oils please call Jennifer at 715-381-6979, email wisdom4wellness(at)aol(dot)com, or purchase online at my website http://jennifernordin.vibrantscents.com/ .

If you order from the main Young Living website, please use my ID# 329194 for Enroller, thanks!

Available at wholesale, preferred customer, and retail customer prices. Ask me how you can get 50% OFF an aromatherapy diffuser by purchasing this kit!

Monday, June 1, 2009

Ginger EO Used in Exciting New Study!

Below is an exciting announcement from the most recent Young Living company newsletter!

Young Living is proud of its involvement in furthering the holistic health community, including our partnership with Beth Israel Medical Center. At this time we are providing Young Living Therapeutic Grade™ essential oils to patients on the oncology floor and the results are being tracked in a pilot study.

We are always excited to hear of other studies and trials that advance the use of Eastern healing modalities, such as using herbs and supplements, yoga, and aromatherapy, in conjunction with Western treatments.

This week an independent clinical trial* was presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology that uses ginger to help patients. Ginger is one of the essential oils Young Living is donating to patients on the oncology floor at Beth Israel Medical Center. We hope that studies like this will further the use of integrative medicine in medical centers around the world.

Click here to try Young Living's ginger essential oil.
Item No. 3557 5 ml
Whsl. $12.00 / Pref. cust. $13.89 / Retail $15.79 / PV 12

*By making this link available to users, Young Living is not endorsing the content of the link. Young Living provides this link for informational purposes only. Always follow the usage directions given on our labels.