Do you ever feel like you have too much stress and want to detox, but don’t know how? dōTERRA’s Juniper Berry essential oil has a woody, spicy, yet fresh aroma that creates a calming and grounding effect. You can add one to two drops to water or citrus drinks as part of a natural cleansing regimen. If I’m ever feeling like I need to support my urinary tract, bladder or kidneys, Juniper Berry is my go to oil. A few drops rubbed on my lower abdomen does the trick. I repeat a couple times a day until I feel I’ve gotten the relief I wanted.
This unique oil is also great when diffused with citrus oils to lessen stress. It is also a natural skin toner and can help reduce the appearance of blemishes, promoting a clear and healthy complexion.
Do you love lotion bars like I do? Here’s a recipe that you might just enjoy! It’s easy and only takes about 5 minutes to make.
Bergamot and Juniper Berry Lotion Bars
Makes 4-6 bars
1 cup beeswax
1 cup coconut oil
1 cup shea butter
10–15 drops Bergamot essential oi
10–15 drops Juniper Berry essential oil
- Combine and melt (microwave or double boiler) beeswax, coconut oil, and shea butter.
- Mix ingredients together.
- Add Bergamot and Juniper Berry essential oils.*
- Pour or spoon into mold of choice.
*Any of the essential oils in this recipe can be switched out for essential oils of your choosing.