What is Essential Oil? Essential oils are aromatic volatile oils that come from plants or plant parts roots, resin, leaves, flowers, shrubs, seeds & more that contain the healing properties of the plants. They are in lipid form and penetrate readily into our cells effecting their benefits on us. Some ways of using essential oils include inhalation, topical application or as dietary supplements.
The oils with their light molecular weight are easily absorbed by our skin in topical applications and enter readily into our circulatory system. Sometimes their effects are almost immediate.