Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade (CPTG) essential oils are the hallmark of doTerra International. They consist of extracts from plants that are grown all over the world to harness the maximum medicinal qualities that nature can provide. When distilled or processed into an oil form they become 50-70 times more powerful than plant or herb from which they were extracted. The oils are then put through a process of 5 specific tests to ensure quality, consistency, and potency. Because these natural oils have the ability to penetrate the cell membrane they can effectively fight bacteria and viruses as well as help to detoxify the cell. Essential oils have been used throughout history to combat illness and disease, today they are rapidly becoming the modality of the future and doTerra is leading the way.
Essentials oils are pure and potent natural plant extracts that come from high quality organic plants. The leaves, bark, peel or roots are usually distilled to extract the essential oil.
Every Plant carries a distinctive scent or essence with a unique chemical fingerprint that is matchless in every way. The chemical constituents that make up these highly fragrant therapeutic agents are a gift from the earth (Latin:dōTerra).
Many believe that these plant elements were intended to be used as nature’s remedy for issues of health and wellness. Over 60% of prescription drugs contain synthetic modifications or copies of natural compounds derived from botanicals.
For these plant extracts to be effective, the must be grown in the right place at the right time and in the right way. Pure essential oils will not contain additives, fillers or synthetics.