Essential oils and how they are extracted

What Are Essential Oils? The recorded history of the use of essential oils dates back to 4,500 BC by culturesthroughout the globe and if you have ever enjoyed the scent of a rose, you’ve experienced the aromatic qualities of essential oils. These naturally occurring, volatile aromatic compounds are found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots,…

New year new goals

For me its important to have goals, so every year i write a list of things i want to achieve, my goals are all attainable i just need the will power to follow them through Qualify as an aromatherapist Bring out a line of skin care Move from the small town im in to the…

Catching up

I havent posted in a while as usual im crazy busy and exhausted. Ive been so busy in work, we got all of our christmas stock in and im loving going through all the boxes, as for my other job ive only been working one day a week, as for college i havent had a…

What a day

When i started this blog i was a student studying to be a chef, all excited for my future, would i open a restsurant, maybe get a job as a chef in a 5 star hotel, oh i wanted to own a chip van and cater for weddings and parties. Im now qualified and my…

Essential oils ( what ive learned so far)

The recorded history of the use of essential oils dates back to 4500bc by cultures throughout the globe. Essential oils come from seeds, stems, roots and flowers. They are extracted by several methods the most popular methods are: Steam distillation Cold pressing Solvent extraction Resin extraction There are 4 grades of essential oils 1. Therapeutic…