4-10 drops 2 tsp.
6-15 drops 1 tbs.
8-20 drops 4 tsp.
10-25 drops 5 tsp.
12-30 drops 2 tbs.
1 tsp. = 5 ml
2 tsp. = 10 ml
1 tbs. = 15 ml
when buying e.o.s, it's useful to know that approximately:
20 drops = 1/5 tsp. e.o.
40 drops = 2/5 tsp. e.o.
60 drops = 3/5 tsp. e.o.
2-3 drops in a bowl to be inhaled as a vapor.
5 drops to each tsp. of base oil for a massage oil.
8 drops maximum added to a bath.
3 drops per person in a jacuzzi...use caution
2 drops per 2 1/2 cups water for a sauna.
2-4 drops in a hand bath.
2-6 drops in a foot bath.
2-3 drops in a sitz bath.
1-2 drops in a candle...add e.o. to melted wax after candle has burned a bit. but e.o.'s loose their beneficial attributes if they are heated.
1-6 drops in a diffuser.
1-9 drops in a humidifier.
4 or more drops per cup of water for a room spray.
1 drop per log for a wood fire.
Essential oils are so versatile, but one has to be careful as they are very potent & powerful in their own right. They can be used to make your everyday life so much better!