We recently had a Giveaway where many of our Loving Essential Oils fans entered to win an Ultimate Collection of Essential Oil Books. Many of our fans were so excited to have a chance to win, and the lucky winner was Kim L from MA. Congratulations Kim!
We really appreciated everyone's feedback in answering some questions for us during the giveaway. We ask two questions:
What is your favorite essential oil and how do you use it? Here are the top answers:
Top 10 Fan Favorite Essential Oils
1. Lavender Essential Oil
Many of our fans said lavender essential oil was an oil they couldn't live without, I totally agree, this oil is my absolute favorite too. Many people like to use it at bedtime and for relaxation. They use it in skin care recipes, bath bombs, diffuser blends, lip balms, soaps, bug bites, scrapes, etc.
2. Frankincense Essential Oil
While there were many reasons why people love it, many said for its peace and calming effects. Fans use it in face creams, lotions and on skin tags.
3. Peppermint Essential Oil
Lot said this oil helped with with headaches, pain, stomach issues and ants/spiders repellent. Many like to diffuse or use in a sprayer to repel bugs.
4. Lemon Essential Oil
Fans love the clean smell of this citrus oil and use it in cleaning and diffusing. It has so many uses that fans enjoy its versatility.
5. Tea Tree (Melaleuca) Essential Oil
People loved it cleansing properties. Used for acne, cleaning sprays, diffusing, mold & mildew remover when mixed in spray bottle.
6. Thieves Essential Oil
This was a favorite for many to use with cleaning and using in diffuser when feeling ill.
7. Orange Essential Oil
Lots loved the scent and used with cleaning and in diffuser.
8. Bergamot Essential Oil
Use it for lifting spirits in diffuser blends, roll ons and spray bottles.
9. Grapefruit Essential Oil
Fans use for weight loss support, cravings and just the yummy smell.
10. Eucalyptus Essential Oil
Many use for respiratory support and enjoy in a bath or diffuser blend.
Did our fans surprises you at all with any oil? I know it is hard to pick just one, many of our fans had that problem but we appreciate all the responses we received, we read them all!
We also found out that roller bottles and diffusers were our fans most valuable supplies to use with their oils, as well as spray bottles. We have several printable guide for these supplies, get your FREE copies now:
Reasons Why Our Fans Love A Particular Essential Oil
"Oh there are so many to choose from! I would have to go with Frankincense. It sends me into a calming and peaceful state of mind and with so many benefits! I absolutely love the frankincense & myrrh blend. "
"Ylang-ylang I use it on a light bulb diffuser to set a romantic and sophisticated tone to my room...Such a sexy smell... "
"Too many great ones to have a favorite but I do love frankincense for many different things."
"Frankincense love to where it in lava stone bracelet all day!"
"Lavender. I use it in cleaning products for scent and diffuse it in the evenings to wind us down for the night. And to heal bruises and cuts faster."
"Lemon essential oil! It smells delicious!"
"I love all citrus scents. I use them for everything from diffusing the Oils to using them in my DIY cleaning recipes."
"Frankincense- I use it on my face (wrinkles and blemishes) and diffuse it daily."
"Lemongrass - rubbed on the reflexology spot for torn/hurt shoulder muscle."
"I love frankincense - I use in moisturizer face creams skin tags etc. and diffuse with lavender at bedtime."
"I love Bergamot. Every diffuser recipe and roller bottle recipe I have tried it with really works to lift my spirits!"
"I love Lavender. It is the Swiss Army knife of oils! I use it for bug bites/stings I diffuse it at night and i put it in my homemade facial cleanser just to name a few."
"Umm... still new to this but I do like lemon because it multipurpose... it cleans soothes heals and smells great."
"Rosemary for it's scent when diffusing and for its role in my pain relief oil blend. Another favorite of mine is Orange. I love to diffuse it scent my wool dryer balls with it and scent castile soap with it for the kitchen."
"Tea tree. I use it everyday for bug bites scratches even to stop mold and mildew around the house."
"My favorite essential oil is Frankincense for its sweet smell but also calming smell. I diffuse it quite often but I also have it on a couple of handkerchiefs so I can inhale it if I don't have the bottle with me."
"Toss up between peppermint and grapefruit. I use peppermint for headaches stuffy noses air freshener congestion all kinds of things! Grapefruit I just really like in general especially to diffuse."
"Peppermint!!! I use it in my coffee daily as well as to give energy and to reduce pain from headaches or body pains."
"I get headaches quite often so my go to is peppermint with lavender. I also like to defuse them put in my tea or in a recipe while baking. Oh and in my laundry mixtures I whip up."
"Lavender and I use it in my diffuser in a spray bottle to spray my linen and I use it in my bath with Epsom Salt,"
"Lemon and I love to put a few drops in my water and drink it . It helped me boost my metabolism and I lost 40 pounds in in 3 months. With a little bit of walking also."
"Thieves. Oh I use it everyway and everywhere and on everyone! Topical, diffuser, consumption, cleaning, EVERYTHING that needs cleaning dryer balls."
"Lemon oil is my favorite i mix it with vitamin E or coconut oil and use it after washing my face it's great for controlling breakouts."
"Frankincense - I use it to amplify the benefits of my other oils."
"Lime is my favorite oil. I diffuse it for an uplifting mood I also cook with it and add it to my water"
"It's Lavender!! I use if for sleep because sometimes I'm so wound up mentally and physically that I cannot relax. With Lavender I'm not awake long enough to worry about why I'm not relaxing!! I also have used it for minor burns. They not only stop hurting but they disappear almost immediately. I've used Lavender for headaches and tension. It's great in a diffuser for calming restless grandkids and also mixed with Wild Orange for a sense of well-being"
"My favorite is eucalyptus. I like combining it with different oils like grapefruit, orange and lavender."
"Lemon - cleaning and diffusing for a clean fresh home!"
"I like Peppermint and I use it in a spray bottle to freshen up the kitchen sink and wash cloth."
"Eucalyptus. In my diffusers and in Epsom salt bath."
"Lavender -I have trouble with anxiety and it helps me to relax and the bonus is that it smells divine!"
"Right now it is Peppermint. I am trying to wean off sugar and it is helping."
"Peppermint I use it for headaches I mix it in my lotion with frankincense."
"My favorite essential oil is Lavender Essential Oil. I use it to improve skin quality and improve health of hair and the scalp."
I want to thank you again for joining us, we had such a great response that we couldn't fit everyone's response on this page.