On the road again? Don't forget to pack your essential oils! Whatever you have planned on your travel itinerary, essential oils can help make hittin' the road a little easier. Try these 7 game-changing tricks to troubleshoot traveling woes.
Master motion sickness with Peppermint.
Breathing in a few drops of Peppermint Oil can ease nausea. Add it to a cotton ball and carry it with you or place a few drops on your wrist before your trip.
Stay alert on restless road trips
Energizing oils such as Peppermintor Orangemake for an uplifting air freshener in the car and increase alertness while driving. Simply add a few drops of your favorite oil to a cotton ball and place between your air vents to diffuse. Avoid using calming oils such as Lavender while driving.
Tame anxiety before takeoff.
Place a drop of Lavender Oil on your wrists or on a cotton ball and gently inhale just before the plane takes off to help ease anxiety and restlessness.
Take the sting out of an adventurous hike.
CarryLavender Oil with you while backpacking or camping to soothe potential insect bites or bee stings. Place a drop on wounded skin for a soothing sensation. Dilute beforehand if needed.
Say goodbye to stinky sneakers.
Add 1-2 drops of antimicrobial essential oil (Clove, Lemongrass and EucalyptusOils work well) to a cotton ball and place it inside your shoes overnight.