The Oil of Surrender


The Oil of Surrender

Today’s pod is all about the oil of Surrendering.

We are talking about the empowerment of Wintergreen.

Wintergreen’s benefits:

  • Cleansing and purifying effect for the skin

  • Supports a healthy immune system*

  • Naturally repels insects

  • Assists strong-willed individuals in letting go of the need to know and the need to be right***

  • Reminds individuals that they do not have to face life all on their own.***

  • Assists in letting go of negativity.***

Wintergreen’s uses:

  • Wintergreen contains the same active ingredient as Birch.

  • Massage into hands, back, and legs for a soothing and warming sensation after exercise.

  • Place a few drops of Wintergreen on a cotton ball and place in your gym bag.

  • Wintergreen’s strong scent will work to mask any odor.

  • Apply to skin to reduce the appearance of blemishes.

  • Diffuse for a sweet, uplifting aroma.

  • Commonly used in oral hygiene products.

Wintergreen’s Aromatic Description: Sweet, minty, refreshing

Find more information on Wintergreen Essential Oil - click here.

Gina’s favorite use: Linen Spray with Lavender. Thyme wards of nightmares and lavender is calming and relaxing.

Janet’s favorite use: Plants in her garden attract fairies….and she cooks with it.

Quick fact of the Day

Wintergreen and Birch are the only plants in the world that contain methyl salicylate naturally. Methyl salicylate, is used in topical creams and massage blends because of its soothing properties.

Libations of the day

GG’s Truth

Ingredients:

Sweetened Condensed Milk (a spoon or two)

Half & Half

1 drop dōTERRA Coriander Essential Oil (the Oil of Integrity)

1 drop dōTERRA Lemon Essential Oil (the Oil of Truth)

Espresso Vodka

Irish Cream

Splash of club soda

Ice

GG's Truth

Janet’s Whip it — whip it good!

2 parts cream

1 part vodka

1 part rum