With the holidays just around the corner, this is often a time of illness, resulting from the go-go busyness of holiday preparation! “The must have essential oils for cold and flu season.” Here’s the DIY recipe flu shot using essential oils that a people have been using the blend with amazing result! Make sure you have these oils on hand at all time! And remember, it also make great gifts.

What I love about essential: Let me explain and you’ll understand Now, If you look at the picture below you’ll notice that bacterial infections reside on the outside of a cell, antibiotics (which can kill bacterial infections) are what is called HYDROPHILIC, or water loving.  That’s why an antibiotic can kill bacteria, but it also means they can’t penetrate the cell membrane.

Viruses are on the inside of a cell and because essential oils are LYPOPHILIC, or fat loving, they can enter the cell membrane and kill a virus, but they also can take care of bacterial infections. Have you ever had the experience where you or your child was sick and you make a doctors appointment, the doctor tells you, oh it’s a virus, there’s nothing I can do for you.

Well that is because the medicines at your doctors disposal can’t penetrate the cell membrane like an essential oil can. The molecular structure of an Essential oils is small enough to pass through the cell wall to kill the virus, not even and antibiotic can do that. Can you see how this makes them a safe, affordable, and effective alternative to synthetic drugs. You can also check out this simple guide to help you get started in your essential oil journey: Essential Oils for Beginners