I had a change in my schedule this evening, allowing some alone time with my son, Sebby. (12) He was hanging out with me and telling me very detailed information about Frankenstein. Among many other things. Peppered with questions about random trivia. At high speed. LOL! He loves to share what he knows. :-) And I do, too.
And then that's where he stopped me. He said, "Mom--I need some of that! I have a headache!" I liked his thinking--but I wanted to first try peppermint on the sinus vitaflex points on his hands and directly to his forehead. It was not enough to make it go away. So, I applied cedarwood on the base of his big toe.
I was telling him how Cedarwood applied there affects a lot of people--getting them drowsy and sleepy. (The base of the big toe matches up with the brain on a vitaflex chart) He had an immediate calmness and confidence and he asked me if he could have his own bottle, so I gave it to him. We applied melaleuca and lavender on his rough skin spots and then he left the room.
1/19/17...An update to answer the question, 'did it help the hurting head?' is a resounding YES!!! Yes, it did. Just last summer I shared the idea of cedarwood for a hurting head and it went crazy on the Facebook page. We helped A LOT of people to feel better and then compiled information on lots of other ways to ease head discomfort in this post: Does your head hurt? (keeper alert!)
I humbly went to my son a little in awe of how many people his idea helped, and we thanked God for using us to do something good. I know I am where I am supposed to be right now.
On to less deep matters...to read about how we use Cedarwood for hair, click here: Cedarwood in your shampoo? (warning, awesome information)
Another great tip is to add one drop of Cedarwood to a brand new mascara tube. It helps extend the life of the mascara and encourages long and healthy lashes. I like to combine it with a drop of lavender. Smells like heaven!
Bugs hate Cedarwood too. That's why the important items of yesteryear were stored in....cedar chests, mmhmm! Cedarwood is not a pricy oil, either. You'd think it would be after all of that! It's under $12 for Young Living wholesale members.
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