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Essential Oil Brands
Wellness
Published Monday Nov 04, 2019 by Sara Lesher

Best Essential Oil Brands for Your Personal Goals

Relaxation
Expert Advice
Personal Growth

We’ve all heard the buzz about essential oils— how they can boost your mood, manage your stress, and elevate your fitness routine. But, with so many brands out there, how can we ever choose which one is best for us?

 

Well, it depends on what you’re looking for. Many different factors go into choosing any brand, and when it comes to oils, you need to consider your personal goals and reasons for purchasing them. We’ve taken a look at some popular essential oil brands and broken them down based on what you might be searching for.

 

If you're looking for quantity...

YOUNG LIVING 

Young Living has been around for years and offers hundreds of products. They sell single oils to meet any of your needs as well as unique blends, roll-ons, cleaning products, and more. If you’re looking to build a large collection of oils, Young Living is your best bet.

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If you're looking for quantity...

YOUNG LIVING 

Young Living has been around for years and offers hundreds of products. They sell single oils to meet any of your needs as well as unique blends, roll-ons, cleaning products, and more. If you’re looking to build a large collection of oils, Young Living is your best bet.

If you're looking for affordability...

PLANTTHERAPY

Ensuring the quality of essential oils often comes with a high price tag. Of the popular brands, however, PlantTherapy appears to be the cheapest one that still promises great quality. Most of their single oils fall within the $10-20 range, which is very affordable compared to other essential oil companies.

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If you're looking for affordability...

PLANTTHERAPY

Ensuring the quality of essential oils often comes with a high price tag. Of the popular brands, however, PlantTherapy appears to be the cheapest one that still promises great quality. Most of their single oils fall within the $10-20 range, which is very affordable compared to other essential oil companies.

If you're looking for convenience...

SAJE NATURAL WELLNESS

If you’re interested in essential oils, but don’t have time to read through tons of literature and create blends yourself, Saje is the brand for you. They offer blends for different groups/occasions (office, travelers, athletes, children, etc.) and different goals (pain, cold & cough, hormone, energy, etc.). They also have a total of over 80 retail stores across Canada, California, New Jersey, New York, Washington, and London.

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If you're looking for convenience...

SAJE NATURAL WELLNESS

If you’re interested in essential oils, but don’t have time to read through tons of literature and create blends yourself, Saje is the brand for you. They offer blends for different groups/occasions (office, travelers, athletes, children, etc.) and different goals (pain, cold & cough, hormone, energy, etc.). They also have a total of over 80 retail stores across Canada, California, New Jersey, New York, Washington, and London.

If you're looking for ingestible supplements...

DOTERRA

Of the popular brands, doTERRA seems to have the largest selection of essential oil supplements. Ranging from daily vitality to specialized supplements, doTERRA offers a sizeable selection of ingestible products for bodily health.

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If you're looking for ingestible supplements...

DOTERRA

Of the popular brands, doTERRA seems to have the largest selection of essential oil supplements. Ranging from daily vitality to specialized supplements, doTERRA offers a sizeable selection of ingestible products for bodily health.

If you're looking for Chakra Blends

ROCKY MOUNTAIN OILS

A new addition to their product line, the Chakra Blends are a unique offering at Rocky Mountain Oils. These blends combine the power of essential oils with gemstones to aid in balancing all seven Chakras, and you can purchase them individually or as a kit.

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If you're looking for Chakra Blends

ROCKY MOUNTAIN OILS

A new addition to their product line, the Chakra Blends are a unique offering at Rocky Mountain Oils. These blends combine the power of essential oils with gemstones to aid in balancing all seven Chakras, and you can purchase them individually or as a kit.

If you're looking for accessories...

EDEN'S GARDEN

While all of these companies sell accessories in addition to their oil products, Eden’s Garden has a comparatively large inventory. They sell many types of diffusers from your standard room size to car diffusers to jewelry. They also have an entire section of their website dedicated to bags and cases.

 

Whether you’re new to the world of essential oils or on the hunt for a new brand, always keep your personal goals in mind when making your decision. To get started, check out our 8 Fall Essential Oil Blends for Your Diffuser and The Best Essential Oils for Cold and Flu Season!

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If you're looking for accessories...

EDEN'S GARDEN

While all of these companies sell accessories in addition to their oil products, Eden’s Garden has a comparatively large inventory. They sell many types of diffusers from your standard room size to car diffusers to jewelry. They also have an entire section of their website dedicated to bags and cases.

 

Whether you’re new to the world of essential oils or on the hunt for a new brand, always keep your personal goals in mind when making your decision. To get started, check out our 8 Fall Essential Oil Blends for Your Diffuser and The Best Essential Oils for Cold and Flu Season!

Sara Lesher
Written by
Sara Lesher
Lifecycle Program Manager
About the author
Spoiled by the San Diego sunshine, Sara’s hobbies include beaching, hiking, concert-going, and brewery-hopping. A former English major, she naturally loves reading and writing… so if you have any book recommendations, let her know. And just between us: she’s committed to health and wellness but loves a good taco (shoutout TJ Tacos in Escondido).
black-owned beauty and wellness businesses
Beauty
Published Sunday Jan 30, 2022 by Denise Prichard

Black-owned Beauty and Wellness Businesses to Know

February is Black History Month—a celebration of the achievements and contributions of African Americans in society.  As the beauty and wellness industry becomes a more welcoming and inclusive space for all, we are taking this opportunity to continue to shine a light on the gap of inclusivity and diversity in our industry, and take action to promote, empower, and honor the Black community that shapes and grows wellness.  

While the beauty industry is making improvements—it's important to showcase and support Black businesses and the creatives in this space every day. To honor them, we're shouting out some of our favorite Black-owned beauty and wellness businesses to support. 

1. Beauty Bin 

Beauty Bin is a full-service day spa and dry bar located in Asheville, NC. With a focus on inclusivity for people of all backgrounds, genders, and races, their MO is to match the outer beauty of every client to their inner beauty. From eyelash extensions and hydrafacials to waxing and massage, Beauty Bin is a one-stop-shop for all the spa services.  
 

2. KIKA Stretch Studio  

The KIKA Method® is a gentle assisted stretching process that loosens up tight muscles freeing your body from pain and stress. By practicing this method, clients can experience decreased muscle tension, increased energy, enhanced flexibility, a substantial reduction in stress, improved posture and relaxation, and increased mental clarity. While its headquarters is located in Las Vegas, NV, they have multiple locations sprinkled throughout the US, including Atlanta, New York City, and Dallas—just to name a few.

3. Kimberly Coleman Salon 

At Kimberly Coleman Salon, their philosophy begins with promoting healthy tresses, elegant sets, unique accouterments, perfect pampering of hands and feet, and precision cuts. Known for working with models and celebrities, they fully appreciate and celebrate the diversity of their clientele which also includes super moms and warrior dads. 

4. Pressed Roots 

Pressed Roots was developed with the simple concept in mind—that everyone deserves access to easy, and quality hair care. What started as a single pop-up shop in Boston, grew to a multi-city pop-up tour, and is now slated to be the largest national hair salon franchise specializing in the care and styling of highly textured hair, they launched their first flagship location in Dallas, TX.  

5. SW3AT  

Jersey City resident, Alyza Brevard-Rodriguez started SW3AT. The company began as a fitness apparel line in 2015 but evolved into a sanctuary catered to health and wellness now known as SW3AT Sauna Studio—the first infrared sauna studio in Jersey City. The healing power of infrared heat therapy is a phenomenal option for holistic health proven to strengthen the immune system and provide relief from joint stiffness and muscle pain. It is also supportive of any fitness program as it aids in weight loss (you can torch up to 900 calories in a 45-minute session) while also detoxifying your body from some of the most harmful toxins. 

6. The TEN Nail Bar 

Kelli Coleman and Anika Jackson opened The TEN Nail Bar in Detroit to address a void in their city. They saw a need for a quality, modern nail bar that could also serve as a fun social space for Detroit’s residents and professionals. They designed the TEN to provide their clients with a #Perfect10 experience—where you can relax, enjoy music, a drink, your friends, a clean and precise manicure, and a much-needed break from all your hectic days. 

7. Bettye O Day Spa 

Located in the beautiful downtown Hyde Park Chicago area, Bettye O Day Spa specializes in first-class treatments. They aim to nurture and relax each of their clients with individualized and innovative therapeutic techniques. From body wraps and massages to facials and hydrotherapy, this day spa promises to be a safe place for healing to occur.  

Looking for more businesses to support? ClassPass has also created a list of Black-owned business to check out all year-round. While both of these lists are a great start to get you familiar with many of the Black-owned businesses either in your neighborhood or around the globe, we have only scratched the surface. We'd love to keep these lists growing.If you have any businesses you'd like to see on this list, click here to submit a Black-owned business we should be highlighting as well! 

denise prichard
Written by
Denise Prichard
Senior Marketing Content Specialist
About the author
Denise Prichard is a certified yoga instructor (RYT-200) and an experienced content marketing professional with a penchant for writing compelling copy within the health, wellness and beauty industries. When she isn't writing or editing, you can find her teaching yoga classes, at a spin class or hanging out with her rescue pups.