Aromatherapy

What Are Essential Oils?

Essential oils are concentrated, liquid plant extracts used for multiple purposes for the mind, body, and spirit. They are called "essential" because they contain the essence of a plant, including its aroma and health properties. Since essential oils (EO for short) can be taken from virtually all plants, there are EOs from varied sources such as flowers, grasses, fruits, roots, trees, and leaves. Our oils have not been adulterated with fillers, synthetics, or fragrance enhancers in any way. We have all the oils GC/MS tested to ensure that there are no added chemicals or pollutants in the oils that we offer.

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6 Great Recipes Using Tangerine Essential Oil

Tangerines are lovely, small oranges, most often associated with mandarin oranges. They have a light, sweet taste and Tangerine oil (Citrus reticulata) takes that and concentrates it into a bright, sweet, aroma. Continue reading

Juniper Berry Essential Oil: A Natural Cleansing Agent

Juniper Berry oil (Juniperus communis) is expressed from the berries of the common juniper tree. It has a long history with aromatherapy and health care.  The scent makes you think of clean floors and fresh rooms.  Continue reading

The Power of Cinnamon Bark Essential Oil

Oh Cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum)! Its sweet, oriental spice scent feels warm and invigorating. It makes you think of holidays, hot chocolate and a fire in the fireplace. Continue reading

Understanding Carrier Oils

Everywhere you look, responsible essential oil companies and aromatherapists tell you to always use a carrier oil with your essential oils when applying topically. Why? Essential oils are very concentrated and powerful.
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