Essential oils aren’t only a sensation! They are helpful to minting a healthy lifestyle. We love using essential oils at home, so I thought of finding ways to use essential oils safely with my children. I made a list of ideas for you on ways to use essential oils with kids so you can use them, too.
Ways to Use Essential Oils with Kids
Add citrus essential oils to make a refreshing play dough recipe your kids will love to play with.
Place a toy inside these bath bombs so that your kids can discover a surprise while playing with them.
Play with this calming and sweetly scented and bright play dough! The website is from Doterra, but it can be used with any essential oils.
Slime is a safe sensory experience for young kiddos. This slime has green food coloring and glitter for an extra sensory experience. It is filled with a mixture of calming essential oils.
This treat soap makes hand washing fun! It has a small toy inside, that can help motivate kids to use the soap!
Here is a great activity to use essential oils to learn olfactory discrimination.
This soothing bedtime lotion can be woven as part of a nighttime routine. It is moisturizing, and smells wonderful!
More Ways to Use Essential Oils With Kids
These sensory bottles come in a variety of different scents. There are also some free printables for labels.
This fizzing bath dough is safe and kid approved! It brings a sensory experience to bath time and fizzes when it hits the water for some extra fun.
Sensory salt has an interesting texture and gives a unique sensory experience. The added lavender essential oils is calming and soothing.
This sensory bin is filled with eucalyptus oils and rice, for a gentle sensory bin. Due to its simplicity, this can work as an intro sensory bin, since rice has a gentle and non threatening texture.
These beans are a light purple color and can be remixed and played with like sand. The lavender scent also makes it extra pleasant.
This brightly colored play dough can be made in many different colors, and offers a sensory experience with
Ideas for Using Essential Oils With Kids
Feeling sick? This sensory slime has a variety of immunity building essential oils when you don’t feel that well.
These dinosaur eggs are mixed with a variety of natural oils. In plastic eggs, stick a small dinosaur in them. When placed in water, they begin to fizz up!
Do your kids love Minecraft? Try this Minecraft themed soap, made from some lush essential oils.