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Spice Up Your Life

With the month of November here, the holiday season will be in full-swing. The aromatics of the fall bring spicy cheeriness to warm-up your cool days and chilly nights. This month, we have compiled some of the best essential oils for this time of the year,...

Natural Potpourri of the Season

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] With cooler weather approaching, fall aromatics begin to make their way into our home. The use of dried botanicals to make an aromatic, or potpourri, has been around for a fairly long time. Potpourri comes from the French word for...

Watermelon Seeds

Seeds have been a staple of the human diet for thousands of years. They are considered energy powerhouses and contain a variety of great nutritional benefits which include dietary fiber, protein, healthy fats and many antioxidants. When it comes to watermelon, we like...

Fresh Fruits…Cool Ideas

Before personal care products became widely available in the marketplace, many people used time honored recipes handed down by family and friends. Making homemade personal care products with organic food items is a cost effective and easy solution. The biggest plus to...

Palm Oil… What’s the hype?

Palm oil has been under fire for its use in food and cosmetic products for quite some time. The decline of this natural resource is due to large areas of deforestation. Though there are farming locations that practice sustainability, this may not be enough to keep up...

Hemp Oil

Hemp oil has been met with apprehension in the natural skin care market in the past. No scientific data was available, nor was anyone willing to understand the plant’s potential as a profound skin care oil. Today, there have been many studies and clinical trials...

Bergamot

One essential oil that is highly regarded for its skin care properties is bergamot. The green, crisp, tangy fruit offers an aromatically pleasing citrus note with a faintly bitter overtone. The botanical originates in Italy and other small areas. It is the primary...

Carrier Oils

Carrier oils are most often overlooked when it comes to an Essential Oil Therapy regiment. Many people don’t consciously realize that the carrier oil is as important as the essential oils they hold. Just like essential oils, the right carrier oil should be chosen for...

Essential Oils for Spring

With spring approaching, now is the time to think about how you can benefit from essential oil therapy to alleviate seasonal allergy symptoms.  As the weather begins to get warmer, plants and trees will start to bloom and produce the pollen that so many individuals...

Pink Himalayan Salt

Many people find relaxation after a stressful day in the form of a mineral salt soak to help rejuvenate the mind, detoxify the skin and bring balance to the body. Dead Sea salts are still popular, but pink Himalayan salt products have become increasing popular among...