Some people think an essential oil is something you put in your car every 3,000 miles to keep the engine running. Others think it is used for frying fish and chips. Some may have heard about essential oils but chalk them off as some New Age fad and poo-poo them. Or, maybe someone gave you a sample kit of essential oils for your birthday, but you haven’t a clue what to do with them. However, a growing group of people use and understand how helpful essential oils can be.