Disclaimer & Safety Advice


The information provided by Essence of Wellbeing on our website and via other social media channels is general in nature and for personal information and interest only.

It is not intended to take the place of professional medical advice or treatment for any condition. Nor should it be used to self diagnose. We recommend that you consult your doctor or other health professional if you have any health concerns or are unsure if any essential oil is right for you.

Professional Aromatherapy Consultations are available if you need personal advice on essential oil use or have other questions about whether essential oils are right for you.


General Safety Advice

Essential oils are highly concentrated liquids. So they need to be treated with caution.

How you handle and use essential oils is important. The following cautions are to help ensure that you use essential oils safely.

Please note that this list does not constitute a complete safety reference. If you are unsure please contact Essence of Wellbeing or a qualified aromatherapist for more advice.

  • Essential Oils are flammable so keep them away from any naked flames
  • Store Essential Oils in a cool dark place
  • Do not add essential oils to food or drink
  • Do not use essential oils neat (undiluted) on the skin
  • Keep essential oils away from pets or children