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Welcome to Your Young Living Starter Kit

If you are reading this you have just received one of the most exciting boxes you’ll ever open in your life!

Your Young Living Starter Kit! Congratulations on beginning your essential oil journey. Our mission is to help make the journey fun, informative, and empowering!

I remember when I first received my kit and a sense of bewilderment came over me. All these beautiful oils… they say they are great for me and my health…. but how do I use them? How do I incorporate them into my life.

Well there is SO much information out there, this blog site is dedicated to helping you learning about the oils and how to apply them in real life!

The Hippie Kits are designed for you to have the tools to integrate them and begin making DIY recipes to support the areas in your life you need supported.

These two kits together provide the groundwork and framework on assisting your in your journey! We will make it easy peasy  🙂

First, dive into each of the oils and their uses/benefits. We limited the list of properties as not to overwhelm you but to give you an idea of how and where to use them.

Young Living recently launched their Vitality* line of essential oils. (Read about them here). You can still diffuse and use them topically, they are now FDA approved for ingesting.

So explore and don’t worry. We will expand into the single oils more as we go! Take it slow and begin your journey!



This holy oil is known for its wide range of healing and grounding properties. It supports the physical body as well as emotional well-being. Frankincense promotes a beautiful complexion and is commonly used in DIY  anti-aging creations:

  • Heightened emotions
  • Swelling issues
  • Stretch marks and scars
  • Wrinkles and sun spots
  • Warts
  • Alleviate stress
  • Scrapes and Wounds



Lavender is so incredibly versatile and is commonly used to heal, soothe, and cleanse. It’s calming and soothing fragrance adds a clean and fresh scent to any room. It’s great added to body care products and baths. Use to ease symptoms associated with:

  • Stress
  • Scrapes
  • Pains
  • Sleep Issues
  • Cuts
  • Sunburn
  • Burns
  • Headaches
  • Dry Skin
  • Bacteria
  • Cramps
  • Fevers

For more inspiration on Lavender visit our blog post – A Hippily Guide to Lavender Oil 

Peppermint Vitality: 

peppermint vitality


A cooling oil which can be integrated for children and adults alike for many purposes. When diffused the scent invites feelings of peace and is incredible for nausea. As a dietary supplement, Peppermint Vitality oil can support healthy gut function and digestive efficiency. (Source) This oil helps ease symptoms associated with:

  • Colds
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Lethargy
  • Sunburn
  • Constipation
  • Congestion
  • Indigestion
  • Stress
  • Soreness
  • Odors
  • Appetite suppressant

For more inspiration on Lavender visit our blog post – A Hippily Guide to Peppermint Oil 

Stress Away:

stress away

Does exactly that! Relieves stress and smells like heaven in a bottle! Diffuse to relieve the stress of the day and promote health and sleep. This incredible blend of Copaiba, Lime, Cedarwood, Vanilla,  Ocotea leaf oil,  and Lavender oil help ease symptoms associated with:

  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Sleep issues
  • Feeling Overwhelmed
  • Nervousness
  • Bad Dreams
  • Sadness
  • Depression


thieves vitality

One of the most popular blends Young Living offers, Thieves Vitality combines Lemon, Clove, Eucalyptus Radiata, Cinnamon Bark, and Rosemary essential oils to create one of our most popular products. These ingredients synergistically combine to offer one of the key benefits of Thieves Vitality oil: overall wellness and support of a healthy immune system. (Source) Thieves helps ease symptoms associated with:

  • Viruses
  • Household dirt and grime
  • Colds
  • Cold sores
  • Sore throat
  • Cuts
  • Bacteria
  • Poison Ivy
  • Flu
  • Tooth Aches
  • Infections


digize vitality

An incredible blend supporting the digestive system. DiGize™ Vitality™ blends Tarragon, Ginger, Peppermint, Juniper, Fennel, Lemongrass, Anise, and Patchouli essential oils for a fresh-tasting blend—a perfect follow-up to any meal. (Source) An absolute Godsend when experiencing tummy troubles. This essential oil blend is ideal to help ease symptoms associated with

  • Digestive Problems
  • Upset Stomach
  • Bloating
  • Reflux
  • Infection
  • Indigestion
  • Gas
  • Heartburn
  • Parasites



The oil of choice for sore muscles and pain relief. Incredible to ease symptoms associated with:

  • Sore muscles
  • Swelling
  • Sciatic pain
  • Stiffness
  • Bruising
  • Joint pain
  • Headache



This is a wonderful blend to diffuse when you know something is coming on! This invigorating blend eases symptoms associated with:

  • Sore Throat
  • Respiratory Issues
  • Colds
  • Allergies
  • Chest Tightness
  • Couth
  • Congestion
  • Lung Infections


lemon vitality


One of the most versatile of the oils, Lemon boosts mental clarity and is a powerful helper when it comes to household cleaning. Instead of zesting or juicing, use Lemon Vitality for a convenient way to use this great flavor. Start small with a single drop of oil. (Source) Use Lemon oil to help ease symptoms associated with:

  • Nausea
  • Bloating lethargy
  • Energy loss
  • Anxiety
  • Brittle hair and nails
  • Household dirt & grime
  • Infections
  • Mouth sores
  • Cough
  • Insect bites

For more inspiration on Lemon Essential Oil  visit our blog post – A Hippily Guide to Lemon Oil 



An absolute go-to for combating odors and infections. This is some powerful stuff! It helps protect against pathogens and ward off illnesses. Citronella, Lavandin, Lemongrass, Rosemary, Myrtle, and Tea Tree work together to create a refreshing, bright scent that keeps you and your family happy and comfortable. Use this oil to help ease symptoms associated with:

  • Infections
  • Scrapes
  • Acne
  • Dirty Hair
  • Cuts
  • Insect Bites
  • Bloating
  • Household Odors
  • Smelly Laundry


copaiba vitality

This and sweet aromatic essential oil is tapped from the copaiba tree in Brazil offering anti-inflammatory properties and is known for its beta-caryophyllene content and sweet aroma. Copaiba Vitality has a pleasant, complex taste, and when taken internally, it can promote wellness. (Source). Copaiba also eases symptoms associated with:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Scars
  • Dryness
  • Skin irritant
  • Respiratory infections (aids in expelling phlegm)
  • Muscle pain
  • Add to a cup of tea to enjoy its complex and soothing flavor

There are more countless ways to use each of these oils! Let’s not stop here! Continue to read our Hippie Oils page for more inspiration on recipes and essential oil uses and benefits!

Ready to dive into your essential oil journey!? Click here for access :)

Live Hippily… and let’s get started!


About the Author

Becky is lover of life and a mom of two young boys. She believes in empowering moms and women to a healthy and holistic lifestyle through sharing information and experiences. Gratitude and love has led her into this journey and she hopes you will join her in learning and living beautifully.

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