Essential oils have become incredibly popular in recent years. As PubMed Health puts it, essential oils are the "chemicals that give a plant its 'essence.'" They contribute to a plant's scent or flavor. You might have a friend or acquaintance who sells oils or you might have heard of several companies that offer them. They're popping up in yoga studios, health food stores and more for a variety of uses.
TMJ essential oils are just one example of the ways people use oils for health and wellness. But will they help you get relief from jaw pain? Learn more, including how oils may help TMJ symptoms and if there are any risks involved in using them.