Are the oils organic?

dōTERRA’s quality standard for essential oils, CPTG Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade® , exceeds industry standards. Because organic certification varies from country to country, province to province, and in the US, from state to state, it is not currently possible to acquire all oils under certified organic status. And did you know that to qualify as USDA organic, only 95% of the product needs to be organic? Because essential oils are so potent, dōTERRA tests go far beyond what is necessary for “organic” standards. The company runs every batch of oil through tests at three different times and also runs the oils through a gaunlet of 8 tests that you can read about here. Included is testing for heavy metals, herbacides, pesticides, and any other foreign contaminants as well. dōTERRA has a third party lab test each bottle of oil and you can see the chemical makeup of every bottle of oil that you buy on, just enter the number on the bottom of the bottle and it will give you the results of that bottle’s test.

Do other Essential Oils come from the same farms as dōTERRA’s oils?

84% of dōTERRA’s oils are proprietary to dōTERRA, meaning that because of their commitment to investing in the 43 different countries where they source the oils through paying a higher wage, to their nonprofit arm Healing Hands providing communities with what is needed for a better standard of living, from bringing in water, to schools and medical facilities, thus 84% of the farmers have committed to selling to dōTERRA exclusively. You can read about how dōTERRA is helping to bring entire farming communities out of poverty in this article.

How big are the bottles?Do other Essential Oils come from the same farms as dōTERRA’s oils?

These are 15 ml bottles which contain 250 drops each. So each dose is really pennies on the dollar.There are a few oils like Deep Blue, Helichrysum, Birch, Roman Chamomile, that sell in 5 ml bottles and the Family Essentials Kit and Spa kit are all 5 ml bottles.

Is it cheaper to buy the oils on Amazon, eBay or Walmart? How big are the bottles?Do other Essential Oils come from the same farms as dōTERRA’s oils?

We do not recommend buying from any seller rather than dōTERRA. dōTERRA forbids its reps to sell on sites and undercut the wholesale price but they can’t police everyone. You wouldn’t get your prescription on eBay, would you? When you purchase through our site you will be purchasing directly through dōTERRA via a wellness advocate. Items are shipped directly from dōTERRA’s warehouse. Wellness Advocates are people who educate about how to safely use essential oils (such as ourselves and we earn a commission for doing so). Through us, you’ll get access to training from many holistic practitioners who have been working with essential oils for anywhere from 5-20 years.

How long do they last?

Essential oils can keep for hundreds of years kept in dark glass, and not contaminated with other bodily oils. So turn the bottle completely over instead of rubbing your fingers over the top.

Do I have to purchase a monthly minimum?

No. You can purchase whenever you would like with no monthly minimum requirement. There is an OPTIONAL rewards program that most of our customers enjoy and very similar to a frequent flyer program.

Do I have to sell the oils?

Absolutely not. There is no requirement to sell. If you are someone who is wanting to learn how to get your oils paid for, or are really interested in spreading the word about natural solutions for health, then yes you can earn an income. If so, contact the person who referred you to us, of if you found us online then please fill out the business survey and we’ll be happy to get you started with our stellar team.

How do I re-order?

You will receive your own personal shopping portal after you purchase your starter kit can log in and place an order whenever you’d like.

What is dōTERRA’s Return Policy?

Click here to view the return policy.

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