Essential oils are the life-blood of the plant. They are the reason that plants thrive. In fact, without these tiny molecules, these plants would not survive. Ancient civilizations have documented the use of essential oils. However, it has been through recent scientific discoveries and technology that we are allotted an inside look on how essential oils work with the body. Intuitive Essentials uses only therapeutic-grade oils in their practice. Great care should be taken when using these highly potent oils that are sourced from their indigenous habitat.