Uses for Young Living Joy Essential Oil

Joy is an uplifting blend of 10 oils.  Bergamont, Ylang Ylang, Geranium, Rosewood, Lemon, Mandarin, Jasmine, Roman Chamomile, Palmarosa, and Rose.  This powerhouse of oils is anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antioxidant, anti-depressant, anti-viral, anti-fungal, anti-spasmodic, anti-hemorrhaging, sedative, and aphrodisiac.  It is a luxuriously exotic blend with stimulating overtones that create magnetic energy and bring joy to the heart. Joy can exude an alluring and irresistible fragrance that inspires romance and togetherness.

Uses of Joy EO

  1. Quick Uplift – Put 1-2 drops of Joy on a tissue or in the palm of your hand and inhale to lift your spirits and release negative emotions. Or wear a drop on your heart or tip of your nose for the same thing. Diffuse in the home to give everyone a happy boost.
  2. Floor Freshener – Put 2-3 drops of Joy on a cotton ball and place inside the canister of your vacuum cleaner. Sprinkle a few drops onto a rag and wipe down the hard floors in your home.
  3. Mood-Boosting Bath – Use several drops of Joy in your bathwater (better yet, pre-mixed Epsom Salts or Young Living’s Bath Gel Base) to boost your mood, clear your mind, and calm stress.
  4. Blood Circulation – Rub a drop or two “neat” on areas of poor circulation to improve blood flow.
  5. Anxiety – Use a drop on wrists, neck, heart, or feet to help reduce irritability and nervous tension.
  6. Laundry Fragrance – Place 2 drops on a cloth and place in the dryer for great-smelling clothes.
  7. Perfumed Deodorant – Mix in a small jar: 2 oz corn starch, 1 oz baking soda, 5 drops of Joy.  Apply to underarms instead of traditional deodorant.
  8. Massage – Dilute 10-12 drops in 2 oz of massage oil for energizing and romantic massage.
  9. Scented Body Lotion – Stir a few drops into plain lotion for a joyful addition to your daily beauty regimen.
  10. Menstrual Cramps – Massage a few drops on abdomen to relieve menstrual cramping.
  11. Blood Pressure – Joy may lower blood pressure, especially when stress-induced. Rub on wrists, forearms, neck, and heart.
  12. Postpartum Depression – Apply Joy topically or diffuse and breathe to relieve symptoms of postpartum depression.
  13. Lower Back Pain – Rub a few drops of Joy onto your lower back daily to relieve lower back pain.
  14. Scented Stationary – Sprinkle Joy on note cards and letters to make a lovely scented stationery that lifts others’ spirits, too.
  15. Car Air Freshener – Place Joy on a cotton ball into the air vents of your car or mix with water in a spray bottle and spritz the inside of your vehicle for happy family road trips.
  16. Libido – Joy can boost a low sex drive. Diffuse and apply topically.
  17. Headaches – Use a few drops of Joy on temples and breathe deeply for emotional headaches.
  18. Mood Swings – Rub a drop of Joy over the heart and on the bottom of each foot to relieve feelings of frustration or depression and to prevent mood swings.


Statements made on An Oil A Day have not been evaluated by the FDA. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease. I share these experiences with you because of the results I’ve had. The statements I make here are in regards to Young Living essential oils only.


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