Category Archives: Ingredients

Ten Powerful Antioxidant Essential Oils

  Ten Powerful Antioxidant Essential Oils Antioxidant Essential Oils Every day we are exposed to a barrage of harmful environmental toxins; things such as: industrial pollution, cigarette smoke, pesticides, household and commercial chemicals, and even radiation. free radical noun. : an especially reactive atom or group of atoms that has one or more unpaired electrons; especially: one that is […]

Five Essential Oils for Winter Skin Care

Winter Skin Care and Essential Oils Baby!  It’s cold outside!  Every winter when ole Jack Frost arrives, he brings plenty of cold, windy, and dry air with him. Which is bad news for our skin. Especially our faces, as it remains constantly exposed and takes the full brunt of the miserable weather. Winter months still […]

Ten Anti-Aging Essential Oils for Beautiful & Natural Skin

  Anti-Aging Essential Oils for Beautiful & Natural Skin  If we could turn back the hands of time, I’m sure many of us would try to do a better job the second go’ round, especially when it comes to our skin care. I know I’d spend a lot less time by the pool,  use more […]

Five of the Best Carrier Oils for Aromatherapy & DIY Bath and Body Recipes

Five of the Best Carrier Oils for Aromatherapy & DIY Bath and Body Recipes Carrier oils are natural oils that have been pressed and extracted from plants. Essential oils are very concentrated and therefore, aside from a few select oils, most of them are too strong to be applied full strength directly to your skin. A […]

What Are Absolutes & How To Use Them

What Are Absolutes  Absolutes are plant-based fragrance oils that have been processed using the solvent extraction method.  Generally, essential oils are extracted using the steam distillation method; however, the heat and steam method can be damaging to the fragrance properties in some organic plant matter. Therefore, they must use the solvent extraction method to separate […]

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The Basics of Essential Oil Blends

Essential oils are Nature’s enhancers and energizers—the most powerful tool among aromatherapy professionals. They have been proven in scientific research to relieve a number of ailments and to have antiseptic properties. You can get all the benefits of quality essential oils through careful skin application or inhalation. If you want to intensify your experience with […]

The Great Benefits of Coconut Oil

You may have caught wind of this new, extremely old product. Since coconut’s latest wave to hit the Western World in the latest millennium, it has been the talk on every natural, how-to, DIY website to hit the internet. Now with social media, Google, and people turning to the more natural way of living, it […]

Healing Your Pet with Essential Oils

Healing Your Pet with Essential Oils Essential oils are associated with a variety of positive overall health effects associated with their distinct properties. You can also enhance the health of your pets using essential oils as well. Read on to find out exactly what you need to know about healing properties of essential oils on […]

What are Hydrosols and How to Use Them?

What are Hydrosols? Hydrosols are usually produced through steam distillation of plant matter in a bid to dissolve essential oilsand water soluble constituents. Hydrosols are concentrated solutions of water soluble constituents obtained from plant matter through distillation. These water soluble constituents provide the impressive healing and soothing properties of hydrosols when used in different applications. […]