Can oils be substituted? If so, how do I know which essential oil can be used?

The chemistry of an essential oil determines its biological activity within the body, and in turn, its therapeutic properties. One of the great benefits of essential oils is that they share many similarities in chemistry. For this reason, it is effective to substitute essential oils with similarities in chemistry. For more information about the chemistry of each essential oil, please visit educational Module 4: Chemistry of Essential Oils, accessible here.

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