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ESSENTIAL OILS

How do you tell if an essential oil is top quality?

March 15, 2017

Are your oils food grade?

March 15, 2017

The term "food grade" is a general term for essential oils that leaves one with the impression that the oil is safe to be ingested. This term is used, generally in good faith, to describe the quality of an essential oil and suggesting that it is bottled in a FDA or Health Canada approved bottling facility. Regardless of the bottling process, there is no governing body that provides a food grading system for essential oils. Please see FAQ on ingesting.

Are your oils therapeutic grade?

March 15, 2017

The term therapeutic grade is a made up marketing term that is often followed by a trademark. This term is used, generally in good faith, to describe the quality of an essential oil. There is no governing body that provides a grading system for essential oils.

Can your essential oils be ingested?

March 15, 2017

We pride ourselves in the quality and control of our essential oils. That being said, essential oils should NEVER be ingested unless it is prescribed by a health care professional. Essential oils contain potent constituents that can cause serious health issues if taken incorrectly.