I got my oils, now what? | Summer doTERRA BOGOs

Your oils have arrived! Your doTERRA collection is growing and so are the many ways in which you can use these powerful little bottles. But where to start?

If you took advantage of July's BOGO deals then this post is for you! Let me give you some information on each oil that was offered inside this Summer's BOGO box and some suggestions on ways to use them and DIYs.


Compelling, Certain, Dynamic

Top Properties: Anti-inflammatory, Anticarcinogenic, Detoxifier, Antibacterial, Antioxidant, Antimutagenic, Anti-tumoral, Decongestant, Antiviral

Safety: Does not have the same skin-colouring and fabric staining properties as powder form. Can be toxic to plants.

Usage: Internally, Topically, Aromatically

Top Uses:

Joint Paint & Swelling, Arthritis, Gout, Rheumatism

Fungal, Bacterial, or Viral Infections

Cancer, Tumors, Autoimmune Disorders

Blood & Lymph Purifier, Liver & Gallbladder detox

Intestinal Worms & Parasites

Acne, Eczema & Psoriasis

Depression, Tension & Anxiety

Ulcers, Gas, Bloating, Indigestion, Compromised Intestinal Flora

Poor Circulation, Diabetes, High Cholesterol

Cough, Respiratory Issues & Bronchitis

Sore Muscles & Menstral Cramps

Cavities & Oral Health

Insect Repellant, Bites & Stings

Cooking & Natural Food Preservative

I will generally take my Turmeric in a veggie capsule, but I also LOVE a good turmeric latte. Or have you tried a Turmeric smoothie? This Pineapple Turmeric Smoothie sounds so tasty, and equally as healthy.


Happy Citrus Sweet

Main Ingredients: Lavandin, Lavender, Hawaiian Sandalwood, Tangerine, Melissa, Ylang Ylang, Elemi, Osmanthus, Lemon Myrtle

Safety: Avoid exposure to sunlight or UV rays for 12 hours after application

Usage: Topically, Aromatically

Top Uses:

Elevate Mood & Mind

Energize & Refresh

Stress & Anxiety

Depression & Mood Disorders

Grief & Sorrow

Stimulating & Uplifting

Immunity Boost

Seriously such a happy aroma. I love to roll this along my babies spines when they're feeling cranky. Or diffusing it in our main living spaces for all the happy vibes. Here are some more ways to experience these aromas.

Tea Tree

Powerful, Cleansing, Resolving

Top Properties: Antiseptic, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Anti-parasitic, Antiviral, Analgesic, Decongestant

Safety: Safe to apply undiluted, follow dilution ratios for age.

Usage: Internally, Topically, Aromatically

Top Uses:

Cuts & Wounds

Bacterial, Viruses & Diarrhea

Cancer Sores & Cold Sores

Athlete's Foot & Candida Issues

Sore Throat & Tonsilitis

Dandruff, Scabies & Lice

Ear Infections

Acne, Pinkeye, Staph Infection & MRSA

Bronchitis, Cold & Flu

Hives, Rashes & Itchy Eyes

Cavities & Gum Disease

Such a staple in the first aid kit! When you've got kids, you've got scraped knees and elbows. This oil is an amazing cleanser for wounds to help prevent infections and also support healing.

Try making your own all-season candle using Tea Tree and Citronella oil.


cleansing, sweet, calming

Top Properties: Antibacterial, Antiparasitic, Anti-inflammatory, Antifungal, Antioxidant

Safety: Safe to apply undiluted, follow dilution ratios for age.

Usage: Internal, Topically, Aromatically

Top Uses:

Insect Repellant

Fever & Detoxification

Surface Cleanser

Greasy Hair, Lice, Detangler

Irritability or Anxiousness

Menstral Cramps

Bacterial and Fungal Infections

Intestinal Worms

Arthritis & Inflammation

Household mould

Mosquito Repellant

Cleansing the Air

Digestive Issues

Do you take your diffuser camping? We always do! We'll set it up inside and outside and diffuse citronella and other lovely aromas to not only repel flies and mosquitoes, but also to add to the ambiance.


Regenerating, Corrective, Repairing

Main Ingredients: Lemon, Lime, Siberian Fir, Austrian Fir, Pine, Citronella, Tea Tree, Cilantro

Safety: Avoid exposure to sunlight or UV rays for 12 hours after application.

Usage: Topically, Aromatically

Top Uses:

Kills germs & Microbes

Air & Odor Cleansing





Surface Cleaning

Insect Repellant

Bug Bites & Stings



Lymphatic Detox

You can use this oil everywhere! The dishwasher, the toilet, the sink, the washing machine, the fridge, the bathtub, the kettle, literally anything you want clean (including yourself!) this is your blend.

Try DIY-ing your own Bathroom Bar Soap or Bathroom Reed Diffuser

Island Mint

Fresh, Citrusy, Invigorating

Main Ingredients: Lemon, Lime, Spruce, Peppermint

Safety: Avoid exposure to sunlight or UV rays for 12 hours after application

Usage: Topically, Aromatically

Top Uses:

Uplifting and Invigorating


Smelly Car Refresher

Respiratory Support

Cleanses the Air

Surface Cleanser

Cold + Fevers

Congestion, Allergies & Asthma

Deep Blue

Minty, Athletic, Cooling

Main Ingredients: Wintergreen, Camphor, Peppermint, Blue Tansy, Blue Chamomile, Helichrysum, Osmanthus

Safety: Safe for undiluted application, possible skin sensitivity. Follow dilution ratios for age.

Usage: Topically

Top Uses:

Muscle, Back & Joint Pain

Arthritis & Aches

Neuropathy & Carpal Tunnel

Fibromyalgia & Lupus

Whiplash & Muscle Tension

Pre/Post Workout

Growing Pains

Headache & Neck Pain

Bruises and Injuries

This blend has been such a comfort to the little growing people inside this house. I love being able to have something healthy and soothing (without any side effects!) to offer to my son when he complains of growing pains. Note that the more you massage the more refreshing and cooling the sensation becomes. I suggest plenty of dilution the first time you use this on your child, in case they don't particularly enjoy that cool sensation.