Winter Wellness

At this time of year, full of the holidays and a bunch of stress, it is even more important to be consistent with your oil usage to keep your bodies in good health. Most times people will wait until their already down for the count until they start taking their oils.  It is best to use them daily to keep a strong immune system from the get go.  Here are some top picks for winter wellness.




Thyme Oil

Benefits:


Supports respiratory conditions. Thyme oil drains congestion and fights infections in the chest and throat that cause the common cold or cough. 

Kills bacteria & infections. Due to Thyme components like caryophyllene, and camphene, the oil is antiseptic and kills infections on the skin and within the body.

Eases nervousness and anxiety

Helps reduce symptoms of fatigue & stress

Balances hormones

Increases circulation & keeps blood flowing properly


How to Use:

Adults: Take 3 drops internally in a veggie capsule or dilute and apply to spine.

Kids: Dilute 1-2 drops on spine or bottoms of feet.





Sandalwood Oil

Benefits:

Antiviral & Antiseptic properties. It has been found to be beneficial to prevent replication of common viruses

Calming & relaxing to your mind & body. A study, published in the Journal of Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, found that patients who were receiving palliative care felt much more relaxed and less anxious when they received aromatherapy with sandalwood prior to receiving care, when compared to patients who did not receive sandalwood.

Great for scars, blemishes, & anti-aging for your skin.

Fights tumors


How to Use:

Adults: Take 3 drops internally in a veggie capsule or dilute and apply to spine.

Kids: Dilute 1-2 drops on spine or bottoms of feet. 

Add 2-3 drops of Sandalwood oil to your moisturizer and apply directly to the face for anti-aging benefits. 


Diffuse with Motivate® + Grapefruit + Cassia





Melissa Oil

Benefits:

Highest antiviral plant in the world

Fights inflammation

Repairs DNA

Increases fertility & supports menstrual issues

Helps neurological issues associated with memory loss

Fights infections, cold sores, & fever blisters

Naturally supports eczema, acne and minor wounds

Balance blood pressure levels

How to Use:

Adults: Take 2-3 drops internally in veggie capsule or dilute and apply to spine.

Kids: Dilute and apply 1-2 drops to spine.

Dilute and apply to area of concern as needed.






OnGuard+ SoftGels

Benefits:

These softgels contain Oregano, On Guard®, Black Pepper, & Melissa oils in a convenient pre-made softgels for you. They fight viruses, bacteria, & all sickness. You’ll never want to travel without them.

How to Use:

Take 1 softgel at first sign of not feeling well. Take every 3 hours to help fight sickness.


For prevention: Take 1-2 a week during wintertime and especially when exposed to someone ill.






Arborvitae Oil

Benefits:

Apply topically on area of concern or the bottoms of the feet for help with yeast infections or systemic candida.

Add to your children’s immune boosting rollerball to ward off sickness.

Apply frequently, topically to cold sores and warts!

Diffuse or apply to the chest for respiratory support.

Add to lavender and apply to the skin for any skin ailment from eczema, to KP, to rosacea.

How to Use:

Apply to area of concern or on spine.

Diffuse with Siberian Fir and Lime or your favorite oils.






PB ASSIST PROBIOTICS

Benefits:

Since 80% of our immune system lies in the gut (digestive system), it’s absolutely crucial that we keep it healthy. One way to do that is by taking probiotics daily. A healthy GI tract is vital for optimum health. Why do I love PB Assist probiotics so much? Because of its unique double-layer pre- and probiotic delivery system that provides a shortchain FOS (fructooligosaccharides) pre-biotic fiber in the outer capsule and a time-release inner capsule providing active probiotic cultures.

Top Uses for Probiotics:

Immune boost, Flatulence, Constipation or diarrhea, Malabsorption, Irritable Bowel, Compromised immune system, Leaky gut, Allergies, Autoimmune issues, Anxious feelings, Depressed feelings, Mental issues, Infections

How to Use:

Take one double-layer capsule 3 times daily with food for 10 days, then go down to 1-2 a day for maintenance.

Children: 

Take one packet PB Assist® Jr once per day.






Terrazyme Digestive Enzymes

Benefits:

Dietitians will tell you, “You are not what you eat, you are what you absorb.” People can eat healthy foods all day long, but if they’re not breaking down those foods properly, then they’re not absorbing all the nutrients they could be getting from those foods. Unfortunately, our gut health has been compromised from a variety of factors. This is why, more than ever, most people need digestive enzymes to help break down their foods to help digest them properly. 

TerraZyme® Digestive Enzyme Complex is a proprietary blend of active whole-food enzymes and supporting cofactors that are often deficient in cooked, processed, and preservative-laden foods. The powerful combination of digestive enzymes found in TerraZyme® supports the body’s constant production of enzymes critical for healthy biochemical unctions, including healthy digestion of food nutrients and cellular metabolism of nutrients to energy. TerraZyme® includes a variety of whole-food enzymes that help with the digestion of proteins, fats, complex carbohydrates, sugars, and fiber.

How to Use:

Take 1-3 capsules with meals throughout the day.

If your meal includes lots of fresh, raw foods, take one capsule.

If your meal includes highly processed, cooked foods or food products known to cause specific GI discomfort, take 2-3 capsules with meal.






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