Synopsis: An ambitious discussion of the essential oil of the grass Vetivert from the rootlets, its uses, growth, description, organoleptic qualities and uses of the essential oil.
A Vetivert basket
Use only dried materials.
1 oz. Orange peel, CS (Cut and Sifted)
1 oz. Orange flowers, WH (Whole)
1 oz. Lemon peel, CS
1 oz. Comfrey leaves, CS
1 oz. Almond meal
Makes 6-12 baths.
1 T Marigold flowers
1 T Chamomile flowers
1/2 C Water
Almond oil, as much as is necessary
1 T Carrots, well-mashed
1 T Lecithin granules
1 tsp. Wheat germ oil
Quantity: 1-2 masks
In the early part of 1996, while preparations were underway to produce the first World of Aromatherapy Conference as the President of NAHA, a fascinating letter arrived at my
Strawberry Cream (for oily or normal skin)
by Jeanne Rose 'Herbs & Things"
1/2 oz. white beeswax
1 1/2 oz. sweet almond oil
1 oz. apricot kernel oil
1 oz. strawberry juice (or apricot or
4 drops tincture of Benzoin (known to be STRONG sensitizer)
2 oz. coconut or sweet almond oil
1 1/2 oz. orange flower water and 1 or 2 drops orange oil
20 fl. oz. Almond oil
16 fl. oz. Rosewater to which have been added 1 oz. dried red Rose petals, this soaked for 3 days, then strained out and removed
1 oz. oil of Rosemary
1/8 oz. oil of Lavender
Enough for about 6 months of use.
Simply mix the two oils together and store in the dark or in a small
1 T Yogurt
1 T Honey
Add the two ingredients together and apply to a clean, moist face.
Pat this mask onto the skin for a moisturizing, penetrating,
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Here's our own list:
~ Essential Oils ~
ambretta, black pepper, carrot seed, cinnamon, clary sage, ginger, fennel, frankincense, gardenia, geranium, hyssop, jasmine, juniper, myrrh, neroli,