It's that time of year again — time for kids to start heading back to the classroom and the time when parents start worrying about how they will help their kids stay focused in school. Many parents are also wondering what they can do to help their kids feel emotionally balanced so their kids feel confident and capable in school.
To help those parents and others like you, we have compiled a quick list of the best essential oils for back to school to help you keep your kids on track.
Top 5 Essential Oils for Back to School
- On Guard® — supports healthy immune function when taken internally
- Vetiver — improves focus and helps ground
- Peppermint — boosts energy levels and improves focus
- Lavender — promotes better sleep and helps ease stress
- *InTune® — supports focus by creating a calming environment
You can apply any of these essential oils topically or add them to your diffuser!
Topical use: Apply 2-3 drops to your wrists and behind your ears. After application, wash your hands to avoid getting any essential oils in your eyes.
Internal use: You can add 1 drop of On Guard® to an 8 ounce glass of water and take internally.
Caution: Dilute On Guard® and Peppermint with a carrier oil, like fractionated coconut oil, when using topically to avoid possible skin sensitivity.
Dilution: Use 1/2 teaspoon of a carrier oil, such as fractionated coconut oil, per 3 drops of essential oils.
*Avoid exposure to sunlight or UV rays for up to 12 hours after application.