Updated: 5/24/18


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Peppermints and Cherries is a personal blog written and edited by Kristin. This blog accepts forms of sponsorship or other forms of compensation.

The owner of this blog is occasionally compensated to provide opinion on products, services, and various other topics. Even though the owner of this blog receives compensation for posts or advertisements, she always gives her honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the blogger's own. Any product claim, statistic, quote, or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider, or party in question.

Peppermints and Cherries would like to disclose the following existing relationships. These are companies, organizations or individuals that may have a significant impact on the content of this blog:

Kristin is a distributor for Young Living Essential Oils.

If you purchase products from the Young Living Essential Oils website using my links and member ID number, I will have access to certain personal information that you voluntarily submit when you place your order and will receive compensation in accordance with the Young Living Compensation Plan.

Research essential oil usage. The information on this site represents what I, an Independent Distributor of Young Living Essential Oils, have chosen to do personally. Statements on this website have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. The information on this site is not meant to alleviate, diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, symptom, or injury. If you are pregnant, nursing a baby, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult your physician before using essential oil products.

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