The lymphatic system is a network of tissues and organs, and is part of your circulatory and immune systems. It maintains fluid levels in your body and protects your body from foreign invaders. Essential oils can support your lymphatic system, consequently helping your immune system. You can use essential oils to help boost your immune system and to cope with negative symptoms caused by issues in your lymphatic system.
Best Essential Oils for Lymphatic System
- Tea Tree — Fights bacteria and viruses
- Oregano — Fights bacteria and viruses
- Black Pepper — Supports digestion and boosts immunity
- On Guard® — Stimulates immune system and fights bacteria/viruses
- DDR Prime® — Manages abnormal cell activity and stimulates immune system
You can apply any of these essential oils topically or add them to your diffuser!
Topical use: Apply 2-3 drops to bottoms of feet, down spine, and/or on any specific area of concern. After application, wash your hands to avoid getting any essential oils in your eyes.
Internal use: You can add 1-2 drops each of Tea Tree, Oregano and On Guard® to a veggie capsule and take internally. You can also use 1 drop of an internally safe essential oil for every 8 fluid ounces and drink it.
Caution: Dilute Oregano and Black Pepper 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.
Some ailments associated with the lymphatic system:
- Chest infections
- Common cold
- Lyme disease
- Strep Throat