Now that we've covered which oils to avoid for which ages or simply altogether, you're most likely thinking "okay...well then what oils CAN I use?" We get asked all the time about the “avoid” list and in terms of which that means CAN be used. Again, the short answer is: any of the ones NOT listed there (or on the “never to buy” list), as long as they are diluted properly.
So to give you a few oils to think about, here's list of the essential oils that are are safe to use on and/or around children 2 years or older (if wanting to use on younger children, hydrosols and/or herbs are probably a better idea):
Medical disclaimer: The information provided herein is for personal interest and informational purposes only. It is NOT intended to offer medical treatment for any condition. Essential oils are very concentrated and are not to be used undiluted on the skin or taken internally otherwise instructed by your Doctor. Keep out of reach of children and pets.