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The Cleanest Spring

Have you started spring cleaning yet? This spring, as you throw open the windows and inhale the sweet air, be sure the cleaning products and scents you’re using are straight from plants. So many of our homes end up filled with pollutants and harmful toxins, especially when the cleaning begins – but it doesn’t have to be that way!

Whether you’re looking out for the well-being of your little ones, your animals, yourself or all of the above, here’s how you can get that dreamy, spring clean scent without risking your health.

Download the spring cleaning checklist below and then order our plant-powered cleaning products, add on a gorgeous diffuser if you want to replace harmful candles and you can even a beloved cleansing supplement back in stock for the first time in years.

Most of these products are available for a limited time only, beginning on April 9th. I am going to be stocking up on Savvy Minerals at 40% off! Whaat?! I’ve never used any makeup that I like better both for the quality and the safety.

Let me know if I can help with anything and if you’re shopping for the first time, let me know before you order and I’ll send you a coupon for an additional 10% off the sale prices. My favorites are below, and you can visit Young Living to see all the sale items. If you order 100PV I have an extra gift for you too.

XO Sarah

Spring into Cleaning

The only cleaner we use! Seriously.

This ultra-concentrated and all-plant cleaner uses coconuts for the surfactant and is boosted with the powerful Thieves essential oil blend. It’s safe for you, your littles and your animals and literally replaces all the cleaners in your cabinet.

This bundle includes a pretty spring color themed spray bottle along with two spring themed reusable dish cloths too.

Add just one capful of cleaner to the spray bottle and then fill the spray bottle with water.

Eco Dish Collection

For many years I used a “free & clear” dish soap to avoid harmful chemicals, but then I realized the company had been bought out by a larger company and they started adding some synthetic ingredients that were questionable to be applying to my hands multiple times daily. Ugh!

I tried this dish soap and never went back! First of all it works without any synthetic ingredients, it smells so good and it is very thick.

You can dilute it to turn one bottle into 3 or 4 bottles or just use a tiny bit at a time.

Digest & Cleanse

Ready to shed the excess that has accumulated over the winter? This supplement, which has been out of stock for years will get everything running smoothly.

For the Love of Lemons

This photo doesn’t do the Macaroon diffuser justice! It’s a gorgeous ceramic and it has a lovely shape, much like a macaron cookie actually!

We use it in our mudroom because it looks so pretty on our wood shelving and it runs for up to 16 hours, keeping the smelliest room in our home pleasant all day.

If you haven’t smelled the Luschious Lemon blend, you’re in for a real treat.

Nepalese Wool Dryer Balls

If you’ve never used wool dyer balls, this is your sign to do it now! They replace chemical-laden dryer sheets and are reusable so you will never buy dryer sheets again.

Add your favorite oils for great smelling clothes – lavender and bergamot are perfect additions!

Savvy Minerals

Select Savvy Minerals products will be discontinued and are marked down 40 percent on Shop and Subscription orders, so snag them while supplies last!

Be sure to take our new virtual try-on tool for a test drive (or ask me if you need help picking colors). Discounted Savvy shades and styles you’ll love are available now through June 30 or while supplies last!

At the Root of It

Young Living Essential Oils is a purpose-driven wellness company that honors our connection to the land and stewardship of the earth. For more than 25 years, we’ve lived and breathed sustainable farming and sourcing practices on our farms to the highest-quality essential oil and oil-infused products delivered to your homes.

Don’t forget to ask me for your extra 10% off coupon if this is your first time ordering!

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Candida (Fungal Infection)

Fungi and yeast feed on decomposing or dead tissues. They exist everywhere: inside our stomachs, on our skin, and all around us. When in balance, the yeast and fungi populating our bodies are harmless and digest what our bodies cannot or do not use. 

When we overfeed the fungi (for example with too much sugar and dairy products) the population grows out of control. This condition is known as systemic candidiasis and is marked by fungi invading the blood, gastrointestinal tract, and tissues. Fungal cultures like candida excrete large amounts of poisons called mycotoxins as part of their life cycles. These poisons must be detoxified by the liver and immune system. 

Insufficient intake of minerals and trace minerals like magnesium, potassium, and zinc may also stimulate candida and fungal overgrowth in the body. Symptoms of Systemic Fungal Infection: 

  • Fatigue/low energy 
  • Overweight 
  • Low resistance to illness 
  • Allergies 
  • Unbalanced blood sugar 
  • Headaches 
  • Irritability 
  • Mood swings 
  • Indigestion 
  • Colitis and ulcers 
  • Diarrhea/constipation 
  • Urinary tract infections 
  • Rectal or vaginal itch 

Two Powerful Fungus Fighters

Two of the most powerful weapons for fighting fungus infections such as candida are FOS (fructoligosaccharides) and L. acidophilus cultures. 

FOS has been clinically documented in dozens of peer-reviewed studies for its ability to build up the healthy intestinal flora in the colon and combat the overgrowth of negative bacteria and fungi. Acidophilus cultures have also been shown to combat fungus overgrowth in the gastrointestinal tract. Royaldophilus is an excellent source of L. acidophilus cultures, and Stevia Select is a superior source of plant-derived FOS. 

Root Cause

Most times the root cause to fungal and parasite infections is chronic stress, burned out adrenals, poor diet and lifestyle, this includes the use of antibiotics. The bugs have arrived to teach you that you must clean up the diet, your lifestyle and detox the body. A weakened immune system opens the door wide open to candida and fungal infections to take root and proliferate in your stressed body.

Tips for Combating Systemic Fungal Infections:

Use this protocol for at least 30 days:

  1. The best healing lifestyle and diet is one in which you do not feed the bugs, such as a ketogenic or Paleo approach. This includes eating real, clean food with no grains, dairy (other than grass fed butter), no sugar, no alcohol or processed foods. Your diet should consists primarily of grass fed meat, good fats, eggs, lots of green leafy and colorful vegetables, nuts and seeds and a small amount of fruit. Also include lots of fresh garlic, ginger, turmeric, coconut oil, fresh lemons, limes, grapefruit and their juices, these are especially helpful for healing candida and fungal infections. (If this is not a diet you’re accostomed to, check out the Whole30 for a straightforward way to get started.)
  2. Enzymes to help digest harmful microbes and help you digest and absorb nutrients. Take with meals. (Essentialzyme)
  3. Avoid stress and unnecessary antibiotics.
  4. Dilute 1-2 drops in carrier oil such as coconut oil and take as a dietary supplement after a meal, using a different oil each day (there are more options, but I think these would be the best place to start):
  5. Liver support. A key component to healing your body of pathogenic microbes – removing congestion from the liver. (JuvaTone Tablets)
  6. Saccharomyces boulardii is a probiotic yeast that inhibits the yeast that causes candida. Found in kombucha. To reduce sugar in kombucha, let sit at room temperature for 24 hours before consuming. (If not homemade, I recommend GT’s Gingerade)
  7. Strong Probiotics. To repopulate the healthy bacteria. Take on an empty stomach at night. (Life 9 Probiotic Supplement)
  8. Include trace minerals if you suspect they may be insufficient. (Mineral Essence)

Also if it’s not Candida, this 30 day protocol will cover a large percentage of imbalances and pathogenic microbes!

Candida Protocol Itemized

Essentialzyme 90 ct$42.75$56.25
Thieves Vitality 5ml$15.25$20.07
Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) 15ml$27.75$36.51
Frankincense Vitality 5ml$31.75$41.78
Oregano Vitality 5ml$12.50$16.45
JuvaTone Tablets 150 ct$38.25$50.33
Life 9 Probiotic Supplement 30 ct$30.75$40.46
Basic Starter Kit*$35.00

*When you purchase any starter kit from Young Living, you unlock access to the wholesale pricing on all of YL’s products. The basic starter kit is a great option if you only want to focus on the candida protocol, if you have any other needs or goals, let me know and I can help you chose a starter kit that matches your needs – there are many options!