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**Update — At the time of writing this post, we were informed that ingesting oils was safe. Since that time, we no longer believe, and fully discourage, the consumption of internally ingesting any oils for any reason unless you are under the direction are care of a certified aromatherapist/herbalist. Please do not internally consume this recipe.
Mercury, formaldehyde, egg protein, sugar….The list goes on. These are just a few of the ingredients listed on the CDC’s website that go into the flu shot that millions of people receive every year. I, personally, do not want to be putting things like this in my body, but more importantly, I don’t want to compromise Baby Skibbles developing immune system at such a young age. And I don’t even want to talk about flu shot side effects. So, I started looking for flu shot alternatives.
One of the reason’s we started using doTERRA certified therapeutic grade essential oils was because we wanted a natural way to combat illnesses in our home. Flu season is currently in full swing and my personal Facebook page is full of friends and family talking about illnesses their family is going through. But all of this can be solved by combining just a few different oils.
Combine in the roll on bottle and then you have 3 ways to use:
- Diffuse into the air using a diffuser
- Roll onto the soles of feet