CPTG: The doTERRA Difference

doTERRA CPTG logoCPTG Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade is the technical term for the quality of doTERRA essential oils. It sounds official and impressive. And it is. Until doTERRA established the Certified Pure and Therapeutic Grade benchmark, there was not an industry-wide accepted standard for essential oil quality. CPTG certifies there are no added fillers, synthetic ingredients, or contaminants in an essential oil that can reduce their efficacy. CPTG is the most stringent standard in the essential oil or aromatherapy industries. Continue reading “CPTG: The doTERRA Difference”

doTERRA Research on Essential Oil Efficacy

doTERRA Research scientists working in labdoTERRA research sets doTERRA apart from other essential oil companies. doTERRA is dedicated to discovering and developing the world’s highest quality therapeutic grade essential oils, and related natural wellness products. To accomplish this, doTERRA has a team of in-house scientists who work with highly accomplished scientific and medical advisors. doTERRA also stays at the forefront of scientific advances by partnering with academic, industry and medical institutions. Continue reading “doTERRA Research on Essential Oil Efficacy”

On Guard Hand Sanitizer Helps Protect Against Winter Threats

DIY On Guard Hand SanitizerWe tend to blame the cold weather for making us sick! However, it’s not the weather to blame for a virus! Instead, it’s more what we do when the temperature drops that makes us sick! Cold and flu virus germs love cold weather! That’s where doTERRA’s On Guard essential oil blend can help in a creative way! Continue reading “On Guard Hand Sanitizer Helps Protect Against Winter Threats”

What Are Essential Oils?

Peppermint leaf drips into essential oil bottleAlthough essential oils have been around for centuries, they are still new to many.  If you are not familiar with essential oil, this post is for you.  We explain what an essential oil is, a little history, why they work and which ones we recommend.  So, let’s start with the basics.

What is an essential oil?

If you have ever enjoyed the scent of a rose, you’ve experienced the aromatic qualities of essential oils. Essential oils are naturally occurring, aromatic compounds found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots, flowers, and other parts of a plant.  Besides their distinctive aromas, essential oils have long been used in health care, food preparation, and beauty treatments. Continue reading “What Are Essential Oils?”