Convention 2015: Lives Change Here

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Newly announced 2015 Marketing Executives of the Year Melissa & Anthony Markiewicz at Convention. Lives change here. Why not yours?

Melaleuca Convention is an incredible experience and really does change lives. Now, another one of these impactful events is in the history books. Year after year, Convention provides thousands of customers the opportunity to discover themselves. Their personal paths to overall health and wellness become more solidified—they try new products that encourage a healthier lifestyle; they set new goals and make plans to reach them, and celebrate one another’s successes. Each Convention seems to be more uplifting and empowering than the last, and this year was certainly no exception.

Last week, customers were treated to world-class training, new tools for building a successful business, and the announcement of PURE™ Essential Oils along with other exciting new products. Customers also had the opportunity to cheer on friends and teammates as they were honored for their achievements. In fact, eighteen Melaleuca businesses celebrated total financial freedom as they set fire to their mortgages, 493 businesses were recognized for earning a getaway to the Bahamas, and hundreds more were honored for helping fulfill Melaleuca’s mission of enhancing lives.

Convention is full of unforgettable moments that strengthen individuals and unify teams. It’s a place where resolve for greatness is renewed and ultimately, lives change. The good news is that what happens at Convention doesn’t stay at Convention! So if you missed this year’s event, you can see highlights on our live blog posts from day one, day two, and day three of Convention 2015. Or, you can purchase and download the Leadership Launch Digital Training to get a taste of the Convention energy and atmosphere, as well as the chance to see more updates, product announcements, and powerful trainings that take place at this life-changing event.

There really is nothing like experiencing Convention for yourself! Start planning your trip to Convention 2016 now— we’ll see you there!

Melaleuca Convention 2015 Highlights: Live Blog Day 3

Melaleuca Convention 2015: Live Blog Day 2

Meet Melaleuca’s Newest Products

Several amazing new Melaleuca products were just unveiled at Convention 2015 in Salt Lake City. Their announcement was met with a whole lot of excitement and applause—and for good reason.

Like all of Melaleuca’s 400-plus products, these exceptional newcomers were researched, developed and produced using the best science and the finest, safest, most effective ingredients available. The result is an all-star cast of wellness products designed to help you live a healthier life, a longer life and a more vibrant life.

Here’s a first look at the incredible Melaleuca products that just made their debut onstage at Convention:

New PURE™ Essential Oils

pureEssentialOils_miscCollectionIt all started with a tea tree—Melaleuca alternifolia. For 30 years, Melaleuca has been the standard bearer for pure, high-quality Melaleuca Oil. Now, Melaleuca is taking that standard of purity and quality to an additional 22 essential oils.

To provide customers with the best possible essential oils, Melaleuca has joined up with farmers who have a reputation for ethical, sustainable growing practices and stringent testing. Melaleuca’s new PURE Essential Oils are directly extracted from the botanical source and contain no impurities or synthetics whatsoever.

Available individually or in exclusive blends, the following PURE Essential Oils are defined by their complete purity, uncompromising quality and aromatic excellence:

  • Bergamot
  • Cedarwood
  • Cinnamon Bark
  • Clove
  • Eucalyptus
  • Frankincense
  • Geranium
  • Grapefruit
  • Jasmine Absolute
  • Lavender
  • Lemon
  • Lemongrass
  • Marjoram
  • Myrrh
  • Orange
  • Oregano
  • Patchouli
  • Peppermint
  • Rosemary
  • Sandalwood
  • Wintergreen
  • Ylang Ylang

Learn more about the new Melaleuca PURE Essential Oils in the essential oils details post.

New Peak Performance Metabolic Health Pack

966_PP_Metabolic_Women_0315Melaleuca’s Peak Performance Pack debuted to rave reviews a year ago at Convention 2014. With the Freiburg Study showing how using the Peak Performance Pack can significantly improve every major system in the body, Melaleuca launched three new personalized nutrition packs in January.

Now there’s a fourth.

The new Peak Performance Metabolic Pack is optimized for metabolic and blood sugar support. It was designed for people looking to support healthy fasting blood glucose levels, break down and burn fat, slow sugar absorption and boost calorie burning for healthy weight management.*

In addition to the six foundational supplements found in the Peak Performance Pack, the Metabolic Pack also contains a double dose of ProvexCV® to reduce fasting blood glucose levels as well as all-new NutraTherm™.

New NutraTherm™ Stimulant-Free Fat Burner

nutraTherm_allPlatformsNow you can get a stimulant-free, naturally powered metabolism boost with NutraTherm—a proprietary blend of clinically tested green coffee bean extract, green tea phytosome and capsaicin pepper blend. These ingredients assist the body in accelerating metabolism, slowing sugar absorption, breaking down and burning fat, and increasing calorie burn.*

New Metabolic Support Bundle

1357_MetabolicBundleUpgrading to the Metabolic Support Bundle is an excellent and affordable way to support blood sugar levels in healthy individuals, reduce sugar and carb cravings, and promote healthy weight loss. The bundle includes a 30-day supply of Peak Performance Metabolic Health, a Value Size GC Control™ Shake of your choice, and new Sugar-free FiberWise®. Each of these products is amazing in its own right, but purchasing them together in the Metabolic Support Bundle saves Preferred Customers nearly 50% off the regular price!

New Sugar-free FiberWise®

8583-FW_28oz_OrangeSugFree_15For years, FiberWise fiber drink supplement has provided full-body benefits thanks to its scientifically balanced blend of seven sources of natural fiber as well as antioxidants, probiotics, soothing herbs, and vitamins. And now, people concerned with maintaining healthy blood sugar levels have another delicious option.* New naturally flavored Sugar-free FiberWise Orange contains 12 grams of fiber, only 30 calories and 0 grams of sugar per serving.

FiberWise promotes digestive health and healthy weight loss, may help lower cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart disease, collects and sweeps away toxins and waste, improves regularity, and supports immunity.*

New Natural Insect Repellent

insectRepellent_Liveblog_PinterestHarnessing the power of five essential oils, Melaleuca’s new Natural Insect Repellent keeps biting bugs at bay. It’s 99% effective against ticks and mosquitos, so you can get out and enjoy nature with confidence.

All-natural and DEET-free, Melaleuca’s new Natural Insect Repellent contains a pleasantly aromatic blend of peppermint oil, cinnamon oil, lemongrass oil, thyme oil and geranium oil. While bugs hate it, your family will love the woody fragrance. And because it contains no harsh chemicals, it’s safe for your kids, your dog and the environment.

New Mint Sol-U-Guard Botanical™ Hand Wash

mintFragrance_Liveblog_PinterestNow you can wash with the cool, clean fragrance of mint with new Mint Sol-U-Guard Botanical Hand Wash. The best solutions are nature’s solutions. That’s why,—just like the citrus and tropical-scented varieties of Sol-U-Guard Botanical Hand Wash—this hand wash relies on the natural powers of citric acid and thyme to wash away bacteria and dirt. You’ll find no triclosan or harsh chemicals here. And the addition of aloe, glycerin and vitamin E helps keep hands soft.

New Garden Lavender MelaPower® 6x

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Garden Lavender-scented MelaPower was so popular that we just had to bring it back. Now you can breathe in the fragrant and calming bouquet of lavender with every load of laundry.
Thanks to its 6x concentrated formula, and its effectiveness in cold water, MelaPower gets your clothes and linens incredibly clean at a fraction of the cost. And because it is non-alkaline and contains biodegradable ingredients, plant-derived surfactants and the natural power of enzymes, it’s gentle on your laundry, your skin and the environment.

* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Melaleuca Announces New PURE™ Essential Oils

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Among the amazing new Melaleuca products just unveiled at Convention 2015 is a new line of 100% PURE™ Essential Oils. As with all of Melaleuca’s 400+ exceptional products, PURE Essential Oils are manufactured using the best of science and the finest, safest, most effective natural ingredients available.

When Melaleuca was founded, the portfolio consisted of eight products, and all of them were based on one common ingredient – the melaleuca essential oil. Over the last 30 years, Melaleuca has used several pure essential oils as key ingredients in many of its most popular products. Products such as bath bars, MelaPower, Sol-U-Guard, Pain-A-Trate, Sei Bella cosmetics, Tooth Polish, Hand Soap, the new all-natural insect repellent demonstrate Melaleuca’s great expertise in the arena of essential oils.

To provide customers with the best possible essential oils, Melaleuca has joined up with farmers known for their ethical, sustainable growing practices and stringent testing. Melaleuca’s new PURE Essential Oils are extracted directly from the botanical source, and they certified to contain absolutely no impurities or synthetics.

PURE Essential Oils are available in 22 individual varieties, five exclusive blends and two carrier oils—Fractionated Coconut and Sweet Almond. Each bottle is defined by its complete purity, uncompromising quality, and unmistakable aromatic excellence. Melaleuca offers these exceptional essential oils at some of lowest price points in the market today.

Here’s a closer look at each one:

Bergamot Oil

Cold pressed from bergamot fruit grown in Italy, this oil has an aroma that is fresh, spicy, floral and citrusy. It is known for being a natural deodorizer, and it can help soothe troubled skin. It should be diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. Try diffusing it to help unwind, uplift and promote relaxation. PURE Bergamot Oil pairs well with citrus oils, frankincense, geranium, jasmine, lavender, sandalwood, and ylang ylang.

Cedarwood

Steam distilled from cedar bark grown in the U.S., this oil has an aroma that is soft, woody, and sweetly balsamic. It is known for being an effective natural moth repellent. Its warm, woodsy scent makes it perfect for calming massage therapy. It can be diluted and applied to the scalp, and its grounding, relaxing aroma is ideal for meditation and achieving balance and clarity. PURE Cedarwood Oil pairs well with patchouli and sandalwood.

Cinnamon Bark

Steam distilled from cinnamon bark grown in Sri Lanka, this oil has a warm, dry, herbal-spice aroma. It awakens the senses and promotes an energetic mood. It can be diluted and applied to cold feet, diffused to help provide a warm and comforting environment, or you can add a drop or two to a warm bath. It should be diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. PURE Cinnamon Bark Oil pairs well with bergamot, clove, frankincense, grapefruit, lemon, marjoram, orange, peppermint, and ylang ylang.

Clove

Steam distilled from clove leaves grown in Indonesia, this oil has an aroma that is warm, spicy, woody, and slightly fruity. It should be diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. You can dilute it and use for massaging or rubbing into the palms and inhaling, diffuse it to experience a fresh, clean sensation, or add it to the laundry. PURE Clove Oil pairs well with bergamot, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemon, sandalwood, and ylang ylang.

Eucalyptus

Steam distilled from eucalyptus leaves and twigs grown in China, this oil has a fresh, penetrating, woody, and camphor-like aroma. It should be diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. You can diffuse it or add a few drops to a humidifier, add it to the laundry for freshness, or rub two drops in your palms and inhale for a stimulating, clarifying experience. PURE Eucalyptus Oil pairs well with Cedarwood, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, marjoram, peppermint, and rosemary.

Frankincense

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Steam distilled from frankincense gum produced in the Somalia, this oil has an aroma that is fresh, woody, spicy and balsamic with a citrus top note. This highly versatile oil has been treasured since ancient times and promotes healthy-looking skin. It can be rubbed into the palms and inhaled or applied on the temples for rejuvenation, applied to the bottom of the feet, or diffused to help elevate mood and focus. No dilution is needed. PURE Frankincense Oil pairs well with bergamot, cinnamon bark, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, orange, patchouli, sandalwood, and ylang ylang.

Geranium

Steam distilled from geranium flowers grown in Egypt, this oil has a heavy, sweet, floral aroma. It helps calm, balance and foster positivity, and it promotes healthy-looking skin and hair. It can be diffused to create a peaceful environment. PURE Geranium Oil pairs well with bergamot, clary sage, clove, cypress, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lemon, mandarin, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, peppermint, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, and ylang, ylang.

Grapefruit

Cold pressed from grapefruit peels produced in the U.S., this oil has a sweet, floral, herbaceous aroma. It is known for its natural cleansing and purifying properties and can freshen laundry, gym bags, kitchens, and more. It can be rubbed into the palms and inhaled, and like other citrus oils, it has an invigorating, energizing aroma. No dilution is needed. PURE Grapefruit Oil pairs well with bergamot, clove, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, lavender, lemon, patchouli, rosemary, and ylang ylang.

Jasmine Absolute

Extracted from jasmine flowers grown in India, this oil has an aroma that is warm, rich and deeply floral. Fragrant and rare, this oil is highly sought after for perfumes and aromatherapy. It can be diffused to help create a positive and balanced environment, added to bath water, or dabbed on the wrists as a light, floral alternative to perfumes. No dilution is needed. PURE Jasmine Absolute Oil pairs well with bergamot, clove, grapefruit, lemon, orange, patchouli, sandalwood, and ylang ylang.

Lavender

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Steam distilled from flowering lavender tops grown in the France and Bulgaria, this oil has a sweet, floral, herbaceous aroma. It is wonderfully calming and versatile and can be diffused for a light but luxurious aromatic experience. It can help condition skin and be used as a skin fragrance. Try adding a few drops to a warm bath or your pillow at night or massaging it on your temples, scalp, and forehead. No dilution is needed. PURE Lavender Oil pairs well with bergamot, cedarwood, clove, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, lemon, lemongrass, marjoram, Melaleuca, patchouli, peppermint, and rosemary.

Lemon

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Cold pressed from lemon peels produced in Argentina, this oil has a clean, sugary, yet slightly sour, citrusy aroma. It can be applied on the chest or massage over the stomach, used in the dishwasher or laundry for added freshness, and diffused for a fresh, clean scent. It is known for its natural cleansing and purifying properties. No dilution is needed. PURE Lemon Oil pairs well with eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, lavender, sandalwood, and ylang ylang.

Lemongrass

Steam distilled from lemongrass leaves grown in Guatemala, this oil has a clean, sugary, yet slightly sour, citrusy aroma. It can be massaged over the stomach and large muscle groups and diffused indoors or outdoors. It is approved for use in natural insect repellents. It should be diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. PURE Lemongrass Oil pairs well with bergamot, cedarwood, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, marjoram, Melaleuca, orange, patchouli, rosemary, and ylang ylang.

Marjoram

Steam distilled from marjoram leaves grown in Spain, this oil has a bright sweet, balsamic aroma. It can be massaged on the temples, neck, and shoulders, added to a warm bath, diffused, or used in a humidifier to help create a warm, comforting environment. No dilution is needed. PURE Marjoram Oil pairs well with bergamot, cedarwood, eucalyptus, lavender, lemon, Melaleuca, orange, peppermint, and rosemary.

Myrrh

Steam distilled from myrrh resin produced in Eastern Africa, this oil has a dry, creamy, resinous aroma. It has been used historically to soothe and smooth troubled skin. It serves as a helpful aid to mediation and achieving balance, and it has potent cleansing properties. No dilution is needed. PURE Myrrh Oil pairs well with bergamot, clove, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine absolute, lavender, lemon, Melaleuca, patchouli, rosemary, sandalwood, and ylang ylang.

Orange

Cold pressed from orange peels produced in the U.S., this oil has a sweet, syrupy, citrusy aroma. It is known for its natural cleansing and purifying properties and can help freshen laundry, kitchen, gym bags, and more. It can be rubbed into the palms and inhaled, and, like other citrus oils, it has an invigorating and energizing aroma. No dilution is needed. PURE Orange Oil pairs well with bergamot, cinnamon bark, clove, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine absolute, lavender, lemon, marjoram, myrrh, patchouli, sandalwood, and ylang ylang.

Oregano

Steamed distilled from oregano leaves grown in Hungary, this oil has an aroma that is warm, spice-herbaceous, and camphor-like. It should be diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. It can be diluted and massaged onto the stomach or chest, and it is well known for its cleansing properties. PURE Oregano Oil pairs well with bergamot, cedarwood, eucalyptus, lavender, lemon, Melaleuca, orange, and rosemary.

Patchouli

Steam distilled from patchouli leaves grown in Indonesia, this oil has an earthy, smoky, spicy, musky aroma. It helps provide balance and calmness, can help soothe troubled skin, and is well known as an incense base and for use in perfumes. No dilution is needed. PURE Patchouli Oil pairs well with bergamot, cedarwood, cinnamon bark, clove, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine absolute, lavender, lemongrass, myrrh, orange, and sandalwood.

Peppermint

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Steam distilled from peppermint leaves grown in the U.S., this oil has an aroma that is fresh, very minty, hot, herbaceous, and vegetative. It should be diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. It can be diluted and applied to the abdomen, massaged on the temples, forehead and bridge of the nose, diffused, or put into a humidifier for a clean, cool, exhilarating aroma. It is also approved for use in natural insect repellents. PURE Peppermint Oil pairs well with eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, marjoram, Melaleuca, and rosemary.

Rosemary

Steam distilled from rosemary leaves grown in Tunisia, this oil has an aroma that is strong, fresh, camphor-like, woody, and balsamic. It is known for its protective properties and can be diffused or rubbed into the palms and inhaled to help stimulate confidence and clarity. It can be used in skin and beauty regimens or massaged onto the scalp, legs, and feet. It is also approved for use in natural insect repellents. No dilution is needed. PURE Rosemary Oil pairs well with bergamot, cedarwood, cinnamon bark, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, marjoram, Melaleuca, oregano, and peppermint.

Sandalwood

Steam distilled from sandalwood grown in New Caledonia, this oil has a soft, woody, extremely tenacious and somewhat balsamic aroma. It is ideal for balancing, grounding, and for promoting calmness and relaxation. It can be used in skin and beauty regimens, diffused or added to a warm bath. No dilution is needed. PURE Sandalwood Oil pairs well with bergamot, clove, geranium, grapefruit, frankincense, jasmine absolute, lavender, lemon, myrrh, orange, patchouli, and ylang ylang.

Wintergreen

Steam distilled from wintergreen leaves grown in the U.S., this oils has a sweet, minty, fresh, slightly fruity aroma. This intense oil should always be used with care and diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. It can be diluted and massaged into large muscle groups or other areas of concern, diffused, or used in a humidifier for stimulating, fresh air. PURE Wintergreen Oil pairs well with marjoram, oregano, peppermint, and ylang ylang.

Ylang Ylang

Steam distilled from ylang ylang flowers in Madagascar, this oil has a rich, sweet, floral aroma. It helps provide emotional balance, releases tension, and helps promote healthy-looking skin and hair. It can be massaged into the neck, shoulders, and tired feet, or you can rub a drop or two into your palms and inhale deeply. No dilution is needed. PURE Ylang Ylang Oil pairs well with bergamot, clove, grapefruit, jasmine absolute, lemon, orange, patchouli, and sandalwood.

Armor

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This blend contains a harmonious mixture of cinnamon, clove, eucalyptus, lemon, and rosemary. It should be diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. It can diffused to help freshen, cleanse, and purify, diluted and massaged onto feet, or rubbed into the palms and inhaled. It can also be added to your favorite EcoSense® cleaning products.

Blue Heat

This blend contains a harmonious mixture of wintergreen, Peppermint, camphor, German chamomile blue, and osmanthus absolute. It should be diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. It can be diluted and applied to the back, shoulders, and neck, or before and after exercise. When properly diluted, it can also be used in conjunction with Pain-A-Trate®.

Peace

This blend contains a harmonious mixture of tangerine, orange, patchouli, tansy, elemi, and German chamomile blue. It can be diffused to create a clam, tranquil atmosphere or diluted and applied to the temples. It is ideal for a relaxing, peaceful bath, and it can be applied to the bottoms of the feet at bedtime. No dilution is needed.

Vapor

This blend contains a harmonious mixture of eucalyptus, peppermint, cypress, may chang, myrtle, bay, and elemi. For young or those with sensitive skin, it should be diluted with PURE Fractionated Coconut Oil or PURE Sweet Almond Oil before use as needed. It can be diluted and applied to the chest, neck, or behind the ears. It can be used as part of a warm compress, and it is especially effective when used in a diffuser or humidifier.

Vitalize

This blend contains a harmonious mixture of orange, grapefruit, tangerine, lemon, spearmint, and mandarin. It can be diffused for a refreshing, uplifting aroma or applied in small amounts on wrists for a light but energizing perfume. It has natural cleansing properties and can help freshen laundry, kitchens, gym bags, and more. No dilution is needed.

Fractionated Coconut

This carrier oil has a light, virtually odorless aroma and is used to dilute essential oils and absolutes before they are applied topically to the skin for massage or therapeutic use. It is an excellent all-natural moisturizer used widely in soaps, body scrubs, lotions, and hair treatments. It is also commonly used as a massage oil. Its soothing properties also make it a perfect carrier oil for the topical application of essential oils. It feels light on the skin and aids in the application of essential oils by reducing the rate at which they evaporate. It is also colorless and will not stain. No dilution is needed.

Sweet Almond

This carrier oil has a light, slightly sweet and nutty aroma and is also used to dilute essential oils and absolutes before they are applied topically to the skin for massage or therapeutic use. It is a vitamin-rich, all-natural moisturizer used in many hair products designed to repair and condition. It is also commonly used as a massage oil. Its soothing properties also make it a perfect carrier oil for the topical application of essential oils. It evaporates more slowly than other carrier oils, making it an ideal base to mix with essential oils and for use in therapeutic massage.

For more detailed information on the proper use of Melaleuca PURE Essential oils, visit Melaleuca.com.

Melaleuca Convention 2015: Live Blog Day 1