When a plant leaf or stem is torn, a clear liquid will come out. The plant releases this clear substance in order to clean the break, kill bacteria and start
Here are a few tips on how to store and extend the shelf life of essential oils and other aromatic ingredients, such as absolutes, CO2 extracts, and oleoresins.
As a person that gets easily stressed, I have found that it really helps to take a few minutes of each day to reflect and simply relax! One wonderful technique
One of the top properties of essential oils happens to be that they are often a wonderful natural antiseptic and anti-bacterial agent. This makes them the perfect alternative to the
We can all simplify, even during holiday time. When it all feels too hectic, step back, take a good look, a deep breath and dial it back. Sometimes if
Diffusing essential oils are a wonderful way to create the type of atmosphere where the children will be happy, the guests will feel welcome and stress for all will be
During the winter months it can get 'bone-chilling' cold in some places. Sometimes it's nice to reach for something that has true 'warming' qualities besides the extra blanket.
Depending on your
Essential oils with their therapeutic properties, have been used historically in rituals, for beautification, and as medicine for hundreds of years. While many people now consciously turn to aromatherapy as
Fixative is an old term for any natural substance that will hold and ‘fix’ and that helps a fragrance last longer on the skin. Alcohol-based scents are the most
Essential oils can be your friend in the fight against acne. You can use them full strength or diluted with a carrier oil. Essential oils can be applied topically to