Manuka has a lovely, woodsy aroma that has a long history for helping with respiratory support, skin support, and immune support. It is calming to the nerves, strengthens your mental resolve, and promotes an overall well-being feeling. It is stabilizing and calming, which is perfect during stressful moments.
Our favorite ways to use Manuka Essential Oil
- Use with your favorite skincare products to reduce blemishes
- Add to your shampoo to enhance a healthy scalp
- Add to your lotion or homemade balms to help reduce the appearance of scars
- Add to your homemade deodorant for a lovely woodsy aroma and to help curb odors
- Diffuse 4-5 drops for a calming environment (great for pets to calm too)
- Use in any recipe as a replacement for Tea Tree
Manuka essential oil blends especially well with:
- Clary Sage
- Ylang Ylang
Frequently Asked Questions about Manuka Essential Oil
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References if you decide to use lemon essential oil with or around animals:
If you're using essential oils around your family pets, be sure to allow them access out of the room and into a room where you're not diffusing. This way they're able to escape when they feel they've had enough. Please also consider picking up a reference guide specific to using essential oils with animals.
Where to Find Manuka Essential Oil
We purchase our oils through Young Living because they set a higher standard for essential oils than what the rest of the industry expects. Their Seed to Seal guarantee is unmatched, and shows their dedication to a farm-to-table type of approach.
Warning: DO NOT purchase your oils through Amazon or similar websites!
Any website that allows anyone to sell on, such as Amazon, eBay, Walmart… etc… are terrible places to purchase essential oils. While you may get a “good deal,” knowing who you're purchasing from is difficult. There are many counterfeit essential oils being sold that are causing health ailments, major skin reactions, and a lot of misery. These are NOT high quality essential oils. They are fakes being sold purely for profit.
I also do NOT recommend purchasing from grocery stores, Walmart, Target, department stores, or drug stores. Many of the brands found at those stores have been proven to not actually contain any essential oil (which is perfectly legal to do).
Honesty and transparency are everything. I highly encourage you to check out our How To Find Quality Essential Oils post for in-depth information about why quality matters, unethical practices to watch out for, and what to look for in a brand.
Where we purchase our essential oils, and why
We purchase our oils through Young Living because they set a higher standard for essential oils than what the rest of the industry expects. Their Seed to Seal guarantee is unmatched, and shows their dedication to a farm-to-table type of approach. This company has proven to me time and time again to be the closest thing out there to buying from your local farmer. They are totally transparent in their processes, and even open their farms so you can see for yourself (or involve yourself in the process).
To buy Mankuka, you must have an account first. If you don't already have a membership with Young Living, we would love to help you get started, and provide you with our exclusive support groups and personal assistance throughout your oils journey.
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