Updated: Jan 17
As Aromatherapy because more accepted by the holistic industry, more consumers are reaching for their own bottles to use at home. People are getting more and more comfortable with using essential oils on their skin, in room diffusers, in baths and for therapeutic purposes. While they can be extremely beneficial and helpful to many, they can also be fatal to others. Unfortunately, this is a topic that is often overlooked; contraindications! What if you have pets, small children or a health condition? You can choose the purest and most amazing essential oils on the market, that does not mean they are 100% safe for all living beings. There are many oils that should be completely avoided in the case of certain health conditions and on or around children or pets as they are smaller and more sensitive than adults.