While essential oils may not come to mind when you think of summer drinks, this strawberry lemon summer slushy essential oils recipe will have you thinking again! It’s a healthy and delicious way to enjoy the colorful and fragrant benefits of the summer bounty. Bright strawberries and bold lemons are the star of the show in this refreshing summer slush. Essential oils bring another layer of surprisingly delicious scent and flavor while packing a healthy punch.
Strawberry Lemon Summer Slushy Essential Oils Recipe
Find a frugal deal on strawberries for the base of this delicious summer treat! After washing them, removing leaves and stems, pat the strawberries dry with a paper towel or clean rag. Freeze them in a bag or on a tray overnight.
- 4 cups frozen strawberries
- 2 cup vanilla yogurt
- 1 lemon – juiced
- 3 cups ice
- 3 teaspoons honey
- 4-6 drops lemon essential oil
Strawberry Lemon Summer Slushy Essential Oils Recipe – Instructions
Add first four ingredients to a blender. Blend until smooth. Stir in the honey and add 4-6 drops of lemon essential oil.
This recipe can be flexible. If you prefer a strong lemon taste, add more drops of oil. If you like a creamier slushy – add more yogurt. Other options include more strawberries or sugar.
Lemon Essential Oil
Lemon is known as a powerful aromatic, topical, and internal cleanser* that can be used to complement many other oils. Diffusing lemon in a room can cleanse the air and uplift mood. It can also be used on surfaces throughout the home as a non-toxic cleaning booster. For aromatic, topical, or dietary use.
• Cleanses and purifies the air and surfaces
• Naturally cleanses the body and aids in digestion*
• Supports healthy respiratory function*
• Promotes a positive mood
I personally love using lemon essential oil in my water. I never used to drink enough water but smelling the oil and adding it to my drink makes me happier & helps me enjoy drinking more of it.
*These statements have not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. Essential oil products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease. Pregnant or lactating women and persons with known medical conditions should consult a physician prior to the use of any essential oils product.