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Behind the Scenes of MyBase

This weeks' company spotlight is our Co-Founder, Educator, and the "Mother" in the "Mother - Daughter Startup," Maridee Killian! Maridee, the mother of seven children and grandmother to almost 7 , has always loved taking extra measures to make sure that her family was always receiving healthy and natural healthcare. She was always looking to new and different natural remedies that her and her family could experiment with. When she came across essential oils, she fell in love. For fun their family likes to play card games, travel to Montana to visit family, and make competitions out of everything! A unique tradition this family holds is every Easter they do an egg roll where they decorate eggs and see who's...

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5 Essential Oils and Uses For Beginners

1. Peppermint: This essential oil is known for being the "cooling" oil! Use for muscle tension by massaging onto skin where muscles feel sore. Also rub onto your forehead or temples for headaches, stress, and to calm and relieve the mind before a night's sleep.  2. Lavender: Known for being the "calming" oil. Inhale deeply for reduced stress as well as rubbing on feet and toes of your little ones to help calm before bedtime! Such a lifesaver! 3. Lemon: Known as the "detox" oil. Can be used for sore throats and especially allergies! Just pour a couple drops into a glass of water throughout your day and just feel the difference! Plus, lemon water is super tasty!  4. Melaleuca: Know to be...

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Solid Carrier Oil Stick

Did you know that up to 80% of the oils you apply to your skin dissipates into the air? That means only 20% of the oil that you are buying is actually being used and going into your body! What a waste of money! However, if you use a carrier oil before or after you use your essential oil the numbers switch! Only 20% of the oil dissipates into the air while up to 80% goes into your skin and body. There are a few different kinds of carrier oils, but our Solid Carrier Oil Stick is as easy to use as a lip balm! It stays solid at room temperature and as soon as you roll some one, it...

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Customer Review

This week's customer review is from Marti Veerkamp! "Had some dental work done today and once the numbing stuff started to wear off, it was replaced with that sore, tender feeling in my jaw... I use these two oils (White Fir and Lavender) on my baby when he's teething, so I reached for them when I had my own jaw discomfort. White Fir has an analgesic properties and is great for muscular pain and Lavender is for added soothing relief...  I use this carrier stick from MyBase Products instead fractionated coconut oil just on spots where the FCO might drip off or be a little bit harder to manage. Anyway... after the first application, I only notice the acheyness when...

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Health's Perks and Ideas

Caring for others is so important, but one cannot care for others if they do not first care for themselves. This week I'm sharing with you ideas on how you can practice self-care! Caring for yourself: PHYSICALLY Go for a walk Dance Take a bath Get a hug Clean and reorganize your bedroom Hike MENTALLY  Turn your phone off Read a book Color  Do a word search or crossword puzzle Meditate EMOTIONALLY Talk to a trusted friend Light a candle  Do some yoga Write in a journal Learn a new skill Make a list of things you're grateful for

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