Essential oils for kids
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All-Natural Chest Rub Bars: Cough & Cold Remedy. These DIY chest rub bars are a healthy homemade cold remedy for coughing and congestion. Made with all-natural and non-toxic ingredients including shea butter, coconut oil, beeswax, and essential oils, these chest rub bars will help you breathe easier and help prevent your cold from coming back!
If your children are needing some extra support during this cold and flu season, here's a simple recipe for a chest rub using essential oils that are safe for children. (Cut the number of drops of essential oils in half for children under 5.) -------------------------------------------To make: Gently melt the Shea butter and coconut oil together. Remove from heat and stir in essential oils. Transfer to a container with a tight fitting lid.
List of Safe Essential Oils for Children: For ages 0-6 months: Valerie Ann Worwood, an aroma therapist, herbalist and author of “The Complete Book of Essential Oils & Aromatherapy“, notes that chamomile and lavender are safe to use on newborns and above ages  . For ages 6 months and older: Add calendula, grapefruit, mandarin, and tea tree oil to the acceptable list of essential oils at this age  .