When the fragrance of an essential oil is inhaled, the odor molecules trigger electrical impulses to the olfactory bulb in the brain. The olfactory bulb then transmits the impulses to the amygdala – where emotional memories are stored – and to other parts of the limbic system of the brain.*
In the following video, Dr. Hill, dōTERRA’s® Executive Vice President, Chief Medical Officer / Chairman, Scientific Advisory Committee discusses the use of essential oils for emotional health:
We are happy to invite you to learn about your emotions and how dōTERRA CPTG Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade® Essential Oils can soothe life’s impact on emotions.
Lavender, Juniper Berry, Melissa, Sandalwood, Frankincense, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang, Lemongrass, Roman Chamomile, and all of the citrus oils as well as the blends of Serenity™, Balance®, Elevation™ and Citrus Bliss® are among the oils often used for emotional support.
Many health care professional are now using essential oils in their practice to facilitate emotional healing.
dōTERRA makes emotional aromatherapy easy and accessible for anyone dealing with common negative emotions with a new line of proprietary essential oil blends representing six categorizes of emotional well-being. *
Six essential oil blends have been carefully formulated to provide targeted emotional health benefits. Read more.