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3 Essential Oils that Heal


Upon opening my medical cabinet, you are unlikely to find outdated antibiotics and over-the-counter aspirin. Instead, I look to nature to help my headaches and knock out stomach bugs.

While you may not have consciously used essential oils for their medical properties before, if you’ve stopped to smell a rose then you know how wonderful essential oils can be.

Essential oils are the concentrated volatile components of plants that give them their smell and they’re packed with wonderful emotional, physical and spiritual health benefits.

If you pop into your local natural health store you’re likely to find a section full of different essential oils, so which three essential oils should you start building your natural medical cabinet with?


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Alisa Rutherford-Fortunati

Gentle World is a vegan intentional community and non-profit organization, whose core purpose is to help build a more peaceful society, by educating the public about the reasons for being vegan, the benefits of vegan living, and how to go about making such a transition. For more information about vegan food and other aspects of a vegan lifestyle, visit the Gentle World website and subscribe to our monthly newsletter.


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2:21AM PDT on Oct 25, 2014

great information , thanks

2:19PM PDT on Oct 17, 2014

How fortunate to be reading this excellent article by someone with the surname "Fortunati"! Thanks for posting, Alisa! My whole family swears by, for example, the healing effects of Tea Tree Oil.
While I take note of this Rick Simpson Cannabis Oil, I recently also read about the healing power of Castor Oil.

6:21AM PDT on Oct 14, 2014

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11:35AM PDT on Sep 25, 2014

Thank you for the article.

4:21PM PDT on Sep 24, 2014

Peppermint oil also keeps mice and rats away. Just sprinkle a few drops in a room once or twice a week.

2:49PM PDT on Sep 24, 2014

love them

9:35AM PDT on Aug 26, 2014

I find this to be a very helpful article on natural essential oils. Been using essential oils for many years now, and they truly are wonderful. Lavender is my very favorite, and I'm sure alot of people feel that way, too. To save money, buying online from a dependable vendor is a way I've done it for a long time, do be careful and don't buy fragrance oils but Essential Oils, there is a huge difference and it is essential oils that give the most healthy benefits. The three essential oils featured in this article do work very well for many issues in a natural way.

5:17AM PDT on Aug 24, 2014

No every fat is bad

8:35AM PDT on Aug 17, 2014


3:45AM PDT on Aug 7, 2014

Thank you

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