Calm Your Sneeze & Allergies with Allergy Annihilator – a Kid-Friendly Seasonal Allergy Essential Oil Blend

If you have ever lived in Texas, then you know the plight of the person affected by seasonal allergies. I had never really experienced seasonal allergies while I grew up in California (this Hippy is not a native Texan if you couldn't tell!), but all that changed when we moved to Dallas, Texas. At first, I didn't think it would affect me because I was feeling great while watching everyone else around me sneeze, wheeze, and complain of congestion. Two years into living in Texas and suddenly I understood what all these poor people were going through. Seasonal allergies really suck!

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DIY Medicine Woman Jr Hand Sanitizing Gel & Travel Foaming Soap

During the cold and flu season, people are always talking about washing your hands and getting rid of those germs This is easy to do when you are at home and can use the products that you choose, but out in public all that can be found is the exact stuff we are trying to avoid in our homes. It's enough to make you go crazy, always trying to avoid all of these hidden ingredients.

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Medicine Woman Jr. – A Child-Safe Anti-Germ Essential Oil Blend

Well over a year ago, I wrote about making your own Thieves oil blend that I call Medicine Woman. This blend is fantastic at building immunities, cleansing the air, and keeping germs away from my home, but after Robert Tisserand published his newest addition of Essential Oil Safety, we were warned against using essential oils with high menthol and cineol content in small children. This meant that the Thieves blend wasn't safe for use on children under the age of 10 because of the essential oils that are in it. With this upcoming cold and flu season, I knew I needed to make something that would be safe for use for everyone in our home!

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Cool Vibes Vapor Rub Jr – A Eucalyptus-Free Child-Safe Vapor Rub

Last year, when Robert Tisserand's newest edition of Essential Oil Safety  hit the shelves, everyone was surprised that it was now advised not to use ANY form of eucalyptus and rosemary on children under the age of 10 and peppermint on children under the age of 6 years old because of the menthol and cineol content in those essential oils. My first thought was, well now I have to re-think my vapor rub! This vapor rub is my eucalyptus-free child-safe version! Using the gentler woodsy essential oils, such as fir needle and cypress, you can effectively create a vapor rub that will help break up mucus, open up the lungs for easier breathing, and help soothe a cough.

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Safe Essential Oil Use With Babies & Children

I am mama bear, hear me roar. All I want for my baby, is health, happiness, and the chance for him to experience life to its fullest without any pain or suffering. It's really what all mamas out there want for their children. The hardest thing about being a parent is making decisions for my son that could affect those things. Keeping him healthy and safe can be a difficult task, and using essential oils to help naturally heal him is no exception.

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