Essential Oils for Babies – Safety For Kids

We use essential oils for our child to heal them and to make them healthy. But the fact is that usage of any good thing must be limited to an extent. If it exceeds its limit then nothing is good for health. This rule also fit for essential oils too. Because it is not only used by adults it is used for baby. They are very soft in nature and any care taken towards them should be examined more than once.

Similarly Essential oils also have to be examined. Here in this post i have given some important points that have to be considered while applying essential oils to babies and some top 10 essential oils that suits best for your baby. So guys what are you looking for? Come on and take a look about this post. And make your baby safe from any problem.

What are Essential oils?

Essential oils are also called as volatile oils which are extracted from plants with natural aroma. They are having healing property towards human. Usage essential oils towards children have the following benefits.

  • It acts remedy for diaper rash
  • It is good massage oil
  • And still many more…………..

So here in this post I’m going to suggest you some best essential oil that is good for your baby’s health. Check this out and make use of it.

1.Chamomile oil

Chamomile oil


  • It is anti-inflammatory oil and it is much useful for ear infections.
  • It is used to treat digestive problems in babies such as colic or constipation
  • It is similar to lavender and it is known for its calming properties.

2. Tea Tree oil

Tea Tree Oil

  • It is used as an antifungal and anti-bacterial essential oil.
  • It can be used to treat bug bites and also used as bug repellent.
  • It helps to give soothing effect to the baby.

3. Lavender oil

lavender oil

  • It is used for first aid.
  • It has anti-viral and anti-fungal property.
  • It is used to boost immunity and to treat sunburn too.

4. Eucalyptus oil

Eucalyptus Essential Oil

  • It also acts as an anti-viral and anti-bacterial agent.
  • It works well to cool fever.
  • It also resolves respiratory problem.

5. Peppermint oil

Peppermint oil

  • It also treats cold problem.
  • It acts as a digestive aid to treat colic problem in babies.
  • It is also used to cool  fever.

6. Citrus oil

Citrus oil


  • It is used for calming the mood of babies
  • They smell very pleasant and good.
  • They are used to calm over stimulated babies

7. St. John Wort

St. John Wort oil

  • It is also called as mood enhancing oil.
  • It is also used to treat ear infections in the babies.
  • It is used to control the hormone properties of the babies.

8. Rose otto oil

Rose otto oil

  • It is good remedy for asthma and it is also used to treat hay fever
  • This oil is strongly recommended to babies those who suffer from the seasonal allergies.
  • It is good to handle respiratory problems.

9. Sandalwood oil

Sandalwood oil

  • It is very good remedy for sore throat
  • It is gives good feel for the baby and make them to feel refreshed

10. Frankincense


  • It has good anti-bacterial property
  • It is used to treat respiratory problems.
  • It is good one to treat infections.

Blogger’s Suggestion:

Before using any essential oils to your baby keep one thing in your mind that these oils are highly concentric and quite expensive. But they are good in quality and make sure that you have diluted it enough before using it. And don’t experiment any essential oil and don’t take chance in your baby’s health. So use these essential oils to heal your baby and think twice for once and buy any product when you use it for your child.

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