Oil Blog — safe

Is It Safe to Ingest Essential Oils?

Posted on

Is It Safe to Ingest Essential Oils?

For thousands of years, humans have ingested plants in the form of food as well as plant parts and extracts as herbal health products and teas from leaves and flowers, which contain essential oils. One could argue that it should also be safe to ingest essential oils in small quantities, just as we have been doing when ingesting plants containing essential oils. Then why is there an ongoing concern about the internal use of essential oils?