Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Kid Care with Essential Oils, Part 1

Allergies: Lemon, Lavender and Peppermint, 1 drop each. apply to bottom of feet morning and night.

Asthma: Breathe doTerra oil blend and Eucalyptus 2-3 drops each (dilute with coconut oil). Apply to back, chest, throat and bottom of feet. It is recommended to cover feet with socks.

Bed Wetting: Balance doTerra oil blend, massage 2-4 drops on feet at bedtime. Cypress, massage 2-4 drops on bladder area before sleep.

Bee Sting: Melaleuca and Lavender, 1-2 drops (dilute with coconut oil). Apply on area of sting.

Bladder Infection/UTI: OnGuard oil blend, massage 2 drops on lower abdomen. Also, OnGuard and Oregano, 1 drop each and dilute with coconut oil. Massage on bottom of feet.

Boils: Frankincense and Helichrysm, 1 drop (dilute with coconut oil). Apply directly on boil.

Bronchitis: Breathe, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Lavender or Peppermint. Pick 1 or 2 of these oils and dilute with coconut oil. Apply and massage on chest area.

Burns: Lavender and Melaleuca, 2-3 drops diluted in coconut oil. Use Helichyrusm for severe burns.

Cold Sore: Melaeluca, 1 drop, just enough to cover and put on sore.

Chicken Pox: Lavender and Melaeluca, 3 drops each, added to 1 oz. of Calamine lotion. Apply to itchy spots. Baking Soda/Lavender in a bath can provide relief. Put 2-4 drops lavender with 1 cup baking soda into bath. Also, diffuse OnGuard in air to purify home.

Colds: Apply 2-3 drops Breathe oil blend to back of neck. Apply 1 drop OnGuard to bottom of feet. Repeat often. For infants, dilute 1-2 drops of lemon or thyme oil in 2 Tbs. fractionated coconut oil and massage a little on neck and chest.


  1. Printing this off to keep close by! I featured your post this week at Eco-Kids Tuesday! Hope you stop by again today!

  2. Awesome resource! Thank you for sharing with Wildcrafting Wednesday! :)

  3. Great resource. Pinned, and shared with my group. Thanks so much for linking up to oil me up Wednesday. I hope you will come back each week and share your knowledge.