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Why are essential oils essential? How can they be when essential when most people don't use them? Is it just marketing? What are they for ?
Anything can be manufactured and sold with the word 'essential' slapped on it when it's really not. Food and water is essential. Oil in your car engine is essential. The govt decides for us what businesses are essential, whether we agree or not.
- Gary KLv 72 months ago
What? The word "essential" when used with oils doesn't mean essential to humans.
"An essential oil is "essential" in the sense that it contains the "essence of" the plant's fragrance—the characteristic fragrance of the plant from which it is derived" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Essential_oil
- Andy CLv 72 months ago
It's 99.9999% marketing and typically hogwash. The essential oils your body needs IT creates in your liver, mostly from ingesting animal fats.
- mercedesLv 72 months ago
Actually they are optional.