It is a good idea to keep the tick in a sealed container and bring it to your local health services department to have it tested and identified.
If the tick is a known species to carry Lyme disease, go to your doctor and request antibiotics as a precaution.
Essential oils are highly concentrated powerful liquids. Their potency must be respected and they can be toxic if used incorrectly. The way you handle and use essential oils is very important. Always seek recommended guidelines for safe usage of any and all essential oils & always err on the side of caution. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid all internal use, undiluted topical use & contact with eyes. In general, when using essential oils, use caution when dealing with epilepsy & asthma. It is highly recommended to use caution when using essential oils during pregnancy; avoid the use of essential oils in the first trimester & on babies. Before using essential oils with children, research multiple trusted sources to ensure each oil is age appropriate & and is used responsibly & in the appropriate dilution.
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