Essential Oils Safe For Children

Our little humans can benefit from essential oil usage in a great way! From fussiness, peaceful sleep and boosting the immune system, there’s an oil safe for babies, toddlers and young people of all ages. Here’s a list that provides insight on essential oil usage based on age. Always follow proper dilution ratios. Applying essential oils under the feet or in a Mila Eve Essentials Diffuser is always a great place to start! Be sure to check out our New Mommy, New Baby Bundle which includes:

  • Roman Chamomile (10ml)
  • Frankincense 10% (10ml)
  • Lavender (10ml)
  • Hormonal Symmetry (10ml)
  • Fractionated Coconut Oil (8oz)
  • “Potty Training Mommy & Daddy” By Monique Samuels

Newborn- 4weeks
Roman Chamomile- Calming, promotes restful sleep
Frankincense 10%- Calming, great for skin
Lavender- Balance mood, great for skin, promotes restful sleep

5 weeks- 6months
Previously listed oils plus:
Mandarin- Calming, Soothes tummy discomforts
Neroli 3%- Promotes balance and uplifts the mood

7 months- 12 months
Previously listed oils plus:
Grapefruit- Refreshing and uplifting
Tea Tree- Supports a healthy immune system, minor cuts, scrapes, burns and insect bites

1 Year and older
Previously listed oils plus:
Cedarwood- Supports upper respiratory systems and stimulates lymphatic circulation
Cypress- soothes the nerves and irritability
Geranium- Ease anxiety and stress
Ginger- Soothes minor muscle aches and promotes healthy digestion
Lemon- Energizing and uplifting
Myrtle- Congestion and colds
Orange- Calming and known to ease motion sickness
Ylang Ylang- Soothing, calming and promotes better sleep


Warnings: Keep out of reach of children. Use caution and always consult a health professional if you have a medical condition, taking medications, pregnant or nursing. For external use only. Keep away from eyes and mucous membranes.

This guide is not intended as medical advice. For any medical conditions, you should always consult your physician. The statements made are for educational purposes and have not been evaluated by the FDA. These products are health and beauty aids and are not meant to diagnose, prevent, treat or cure any illness, disease, condition or symptom.

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