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,…

Aromatherapy hand massage techniques

Aromatherapy Hand Massage Technique Movements The Aromatherapy Hand massage technique is comprised of five different movements. These five movements are used to establish relaxation and improved absorption of the oil. To complete the entire hand technique, it takes between 5-10 minutes which amounts to 2-5 minutes for each hand. While the hand massage is quick…

Frankincense

Frankincense Known as the king of essential oils, Frankincense has a variety of notable uses and benefits and is one of my personal favourite smells, it has been used for centuries in spiritual rituals and ceremonies. Where Does It Come From? Frankincense, its daily potentials Anti-depressant, muscle relaxant • Increases spiritual awareness, promotes meditation, improves…

Hand soap

Thieves Oil Recipes 40 drops of Clove EO 35 drops of Lemon EO 20 drops of Cinnamon EO 15 drops of Eucalyptus EO 10 drops of Rosemary EO Combine and use. Thieves Liquid hand Soap 5 Tbsp Castile Soap 2 Cups of Water Essential Oils Combine and use.

Home made air freshner

HOMEMADE AIR FRESHENER RECIPES CITRUSY MINT BLEND ● 10 drops wild orange essential oil ● 8 drops peppermint essential oil ● SUMMER CITRUS BLEND ● 5 drops wild orange essential oil ● 5 drops lemon essential oil ● 5 drops lime essential oil ● 5 drops grapefruit essential oil SPRING BLEND ● 6 drops wild…

Home made deoderants

Homemade Deodorants Recipe No.1 ● 4 Tbsp(1/4 cup) Baking soda ● 4 Tbsp (1/4 cup)arrowroot powder or cornstarch ● 6 Tbsp Coconut Oil ● 5-10 drops favorite E.O. Combine all ingredients in a bowl and then put into an airtight jar(mason jar) or deodorant stick. For Sensitive skin: ● 1/3 cup coconut oil ● 1/3…

Make your own bath bombs

Bath Bombs 1 cup of baking soda 1/2 cup of cornstarch 1/2 cup of citric acid 1/2 cup of epsom salts 1 Tbsp water 2 Tbsp carrier oil ( choose whatever you like) 20 drops of essential oil 5 drops of food coloring (optional) Ice cube trays or silicone molds Add all dry ingredients to…

Science behind aromatherapy

What is Aromatherapy? Aromatherapy is the practice of using the natural oils extracted from flowers, bark, stems, leaves, roots or other parts of a plant to enhance psychological and physical well-being; to balance, harmonize and promote the health of body, mind and spirit Essential oils consist of tiny aromatic molecules that are readily absorbed via…

Essential oils and pets

So ive been studying essential oils and pets and i love it. Pets and Essential OilsEssential oils and pets • Cats and dogs have an enhanced sense of smell, so using diffusers could become overwhelming. • Cats’ livers cannot metabolize some of the compounds in essential oils. Therefore, they may be more susceptible to toxicity….

CBD oil

As i spent my morning studyinh CBD oil and i said id let you all know so here is what i learned. CBD Oil Most people have heard of a chemical called THC, which is the ingredient in cannabis that gets users high. But recently, attention has shifted to another compound, called CBD, and has…