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Essential Oil Dilution Guide

As Essential oils are highly concentrated, Normally, It is diluted before use by adding carrier oil.
Dilution will help "carry" the oils into the skin for better absorption, spread further and protect the skin from irritation. See the chart below dilution guidelines.

Dilution% 1 tsp Carrier Oil( 5 ml bottle ) 2 tsp Carrier Oil( 10ml bottle ) 3 tsp Carrier Oil( 15ml bottle ) 6 tsp Carrier Oil( 30ml bottle)
0.5% Less than 1 Essential oil drop 1 Essential Oil drop 2 Essential Oil drops 4 Essential Oil drops
1% 1 Essential Oil drop 3 Essential Oil drops 4 Essential Oil drops 9 Essential Oil drops
2% 3 Essential Oil drops 6 Essential Oil drops 9 Essential Oil drops 18 Essential Oil drops
3% 4 Essential Oil drops 9 Essential Oil drops 13 Essential Oil drops 27 Essential Oil drops
4% 6 Essential Oil drops 12 Essential Oil drops 18 Essential Oil drops 36 Essential Oil drops
5% 7 Essential Oil drops 15 Essential Oil drops 22 Essential Oil drops 46 Essential Oil drops

General Guidelines

0.5% 1 drop essential oil to 2 tsp of carrier oil - Infants (6-24 months
1% 3 drops essential oils to 2 tsp of carrier oil - Elderly, Facial application
2% 6 drops essential oils to 2 tsp of carrier oil - Maximum daily recommended dilution
3% 15 drops essential oils to 2 tsp of carrier oil - Short term use
While using on Children, Please consult with an aromatherapist or medical professional before using essential oils on children under two years of age. Hot oils such as Cinnamon, Clove Bud, and Oregano should be diluted to 0.5%, and should not be used on children under ten years of age.

For your safety, Patch test is recommended: For first time use of an essential oil, It is advisable to place a drop of diluted essential oil to a small area of skin such as the inside elbow. After application, be aware of adverse reactions for the first 24 hours. Possible reactions include skin irritation, headache, nausea, respiratory complaints or dizziness.

Please Not: These are not recommended dosage.