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8 Safety Tips for Using Essential Oils

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What to know


1. Tell your doctor first


2. Dilute your oils


3. Apply with care


4. Do a patch test


5. Skip the citrus oil


6. Don't ingest


7. Store properly


8. Don't use near flame


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