Terms of Use

This policy is valid from June 27, 2016

The Essential Girl (theessentialgirl.com) is owned and operated by Rachel Andorfer

Reading of this website, theessentialgirl.com, is of your own free will, and in doing so you accept all terms specified in this disclaimer. Therefore, if you do not agree to the disclaimer below, STOP, and exit the website. HOWEVER, if you are interested in reading awesome posts about essential oils and clean eating, please consider staying.

I reserve the right to change these terms at any time. Since I’m prone to chronic indecision, you may want to check back often.

For Educational Purposes Only

The information contained in The Essential Girl is for educational and informational purposes only, and as a self-help tool for your own use. 

I am not a doctor or otherwise registered physician, nor am I holding myself out to be. The information on this website is not intended to replace professional medical advice. Although I do my very best to provide you with information based on research from the best resources I can find, I cannot be held responsible for any errors or omissions, and I accept no liability whatsoever for any loss or damage you may incur. Always seek professional medical advice relating to your specific circumstances as needed for any and all questions and concerns you now have, or may have in the future. You agree that the information on The Essential Girl is not medical advice.

I aim to provide you with accurate information at the time of publishing, but some information will understandably be less accurate as time passes. Should you find any inaccurate information, please do not hesitate to contact me. I will drop everything, get behind my laptop and correct this world shocking mistake right away… or as soon as I finished my cup of tea. I do have my priorities you see.

Personal Responsibility

You aim to accurately represent the information provided to me on or through The Essential Girl. You acknowledge that you are participating voluntarily in using my website and that you are solely and personally responsible for your choices, actions and results, now and in the future. You accept full responsibility for the consequences of your use, or non-use, of any information provided on or through this website, and you agree to use your own judgment and due diligence before implementing any idea, suggestion or recommendation from my website to your life or family.

No Guarantees 

My role is to support and assist you in reaching your own goals, but your success depends primarily on your own effort, motivation, commitment and follow-through. I cannot predict and I do not guarantee that you will attain a particular result, and you accept and understand that results differ for each individual. Each individual’s results depend on his or her unique background, dedication, desire, motivation, actions, and numerous other factors. You fully agree that there are no guarantees as to the specific outcome or results you can expect from using the information you receive on or through theessentialgirl.com.

Limitation of Liability

By using this Website, you agree to absolve me of any liability or loss that you or any other person may incur from use of the information, products or materials that you request or receive through or on my Website. You agree that I will not be liable to you, or to any other individual, company or entity, for any type of damages, including direct, indirect, special, incidental, equitable or consequential loss or damages, for use of or reliance on my Website. You agree that I do not assume liability for accidents, delays, injuries, harm, loss, damage, death, lost profits, personal or business interruptions, misapplication of information, physical or mental disease or condition or issue, or any other type of loss or damage due to any act or default by me or anyone acting as our agent, consultant, affiliate, joint venture partner, employee, shareholder, director, staff, team member, or anyone otherwise affiliated with my business or me, who is engaged in delivering content on or through this Website.

Indemnification and Release of Claims

You hereby fully and completely hold harmless, indemnify and release me and any of my agents, consultants, affiliates, joint venture partners, employees, shareholders, directors, staff, team members, or anyone otherwise affiliated with my business or me from any and all causes of action, allegations, suits, claims, damages, or demands whatsoever, in law or equity, that may arise in the past, present or future that is in any way related to theessentialgirl.com.

No Warrenties


Copyright Policy

Unless otherwise noted, I, Rachel Andorfer, of The Essential Girl, am the legal copyright owner of all (written, multimedia and graphic) material on this website and it may not be used, reprinted, (partially) modified or published without my written consent. A link to theessentialgirl.com must appear in all copies of any artwork or content, including articles, press releases, and presentations. You agree not to use my work without written consent and proper attributions. 

Guest bloggers and other contributors to The Essential Girl are responsible for their own submitted material on my website and have to ensure that their work complies with national and relevant foreign, comical-, attraction- and gravitational laws. The opinions expressed by any Third Parties are their own and do not represent the position or belief of theessentialgirl.com. I also am not responsible – but very sorry –  for any narrow minded, impolite or offensive comments by others on my blog.

Comment Policy

If you leave any comment on theessentialgirl.com that I deem to be offensive, crude, rude, racist, sexist, or otherwise intolerant and harassing, I reserve the right to immediately remove your comment without notifying you. Judgement of the content of a comment is solely at my discretion. I also reserve the right to remove comments deemed to be spam, or possible spam.

No Endorsement

References or links in theessentialgirl.com to the information, opinions, advice, programs, products or services of any other individual, business or entity does not constitute my formal endorsement. I am merely sharing information for your own self-help only. I am not responsible for the website content, blogs, e-mails, videos, social media, programs, products and/or services of any other person, business or entity that may be linked or referenced in The Essential Girl. Conversely, should my website link appear in any other individual’s, business’s or entity’s website, program, product or services, it does not constitute my formal endorsement of them, their business or their website either.


From time to time, I may promote, affiliate with, or partner with other individuals or businesses whose programs, products and services align with mine. In the spirit of transparency, I want you to be aware that there may be instances when I promote, market, share or sell programs, products or services for other partners and in exchange I may receive financial compensation or other rewards. Please note that I am highly selective and I only promote the partners whose programs, products and/or services I respect. At the same time, you agree that any such promotion or marketing does not serve as any form of endorsement whatsoever. You are still required to use your own judgment to determine that any such program, product or service is appropriate for you. You are assuming all risks, and you agree that I am not liable in any way for any program, product or service that I may promote, market, share or sell on or through The Essential Girl.

Letters to the Editor

Any letters, e-mails, blog comments, responses on Social Media platforms such as Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter, or questions written directly to me may be used to share with my blogging audience unless specifically requested otherwise. (Part of) these letters or emails, questions or any other feedback may be used in newsletters, blog posts, columns or up-and-coming books. By sending me this content or leaving a comment on a Social Media Platform, you agree to allow me to use your words in this way, with proper attribution. 

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