If you read my recent post about essential oil brands, you’ll know that Nichole asked a couple of questions including one about using carrier oils with essential oils. I’m so glad she asked this question because I think a lot of people (myself included) are confused about this when they start out with essential oils.
Carrier oils are useful when working with essential oils because it is sometimes necessary to dilute a neat oil. One example is when applying to the skin. Powerful, highly concentrated essential oils may cause skin irritations. Another use for carrier oils blended with essential oils is that they are often applied during massage, acting as […]