You’ve probably heard about essential oils on your Facebook page. You’ve probably seen articles about them. Well, I jumped on the bandwagon and started using essential oils. I am not going to be a pushy sales consultant because that is not how I operate. Nothing turns me off more than people who try to shove something down your throat for a quick buck. I’ve literally not purchased a vehicle from a dealer because of how pushy they were!
With that being said, I do want to give you warnings and legitimate information about the oils so you know what you are getting into because there are people online who claim essential oils helps ADHD symptoms. I recently signed up for Young Living because I wanted to diffuse lavender to help me sleep. I have heard my friends talk about them for well over a year. So, of course, I did some research about using oils to see if they would help me.
As a Young Living consultant, we can never claim or suggest that the products can cure, alleviate, treat, prevent, or diagnose a disease, symptom, or injury. In fact, you can read what we are allowed to say right here. If you don’t want to read the whole PDF, it says right there that we can’t suggest that oils can treat or alleviate ADHD. So please be careful when doing your research.
I have never ingested any of the oils, so I don’t know anything about that. I am going to paste information directly from YL’s website because for now. I plan to start using these oils so I will document my journey with you. When I Googled ADHD and essential oils, the oils mentioned below were the popular oils that turned up in the search.
Useful for visualizing, improving one’s spiritual connection, and centering, it has comforting properties that help focus the mind and overcome stress and despair.
Peace and Calming
When diffused, it helps calm tensions and uplift the spirit, promoting relaxation and a deep sense of peace. When massaged on the bottoms of the feet, it can be a wonderful prelude to a peaceful night’s rest. Peace & Calming may be especially calming and comforting to young children after an overactive and stressful day.
Lavender is an adaptogen, and therefore can assist the body when adapting to stress or imbalances. It is a great aid for relaxing and winding down before bedtime, yet has balancing properties that can also boost stamina and energy.
Valor is an empowering combination of therapeutic-grade essential oils that works with both the physical and spiritual aspects of the body to increase feelings of strength, courage, and self-esteem in the face of adversity. Renowned for its strengthening qualities, Valor enhances an individual’s internal resources. It has also been found to help energy alignment in the body.
If you want to join Young Living or purchase directly through Young Living, here is my member ID: 2528344. Click HERE to join. My member ID should be autofilled, if not, just type it in. You can also buy Young Living products on Amazon from a 3rd party seller it looks like. I will say that if you are very interested in the oils that it will be cheaper in the long run to become a member directly from YL to the autoship discounts.
Some things to know about Young Living.
- As always, please read safety guidelines before using any oils.
- It is recommended that oils be spread with a carrier oil.