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Essential Oils for Dementia

If you’re caring for someone with dementia, you’re probably looking for ways to find relief, both for yourself and for the person you care for.  Dementia, a syndrome characterized by a deterioration in memory and ability to perform everyday activities, is very common. In fact, the World Health Organization reports that about 50 million people…

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DIY Aromatherapy Bath Oils

I love a good bath, especially in the wintertime and especially when I have some aromatherapy bath oil to add a little bit of luxury to my tub.  Essential oils and carrier oils are great to use in baths because not only are you absorbing all their properties through your olfactory system, but also through…

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What’s Going On with Vanilla Absolute?

Over the past few months, we’ve been receiving a lot of calls from customers wondering why Vanilla Absolute has gotten so expensive and why it’s so frequently out of stock. This post is dedicated to clearing up some of those questions and getting to the bottom of the vanilla situation — and the story behind…

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Essential Oils For Halloween

  Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, and this morning I woke up inspired to brew up new ways to incorporate essential oils into my day. I’ve compiled a quick list of some of my top choices:  warm and earthy oils that I think add perfectly to the ambience of Halloween.   Cinnamon:  When I…

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Essential Oils for Your Period

  When your period comes around, you may experience some unpleasant symptoms: pain and cramping, bloating, headaches and backaches, mood swings, anxiety and tiredness (just to name a few).  The question is, how do you find relief?  Many women find essential oils to be a gentle and natural approach, and in this blog post we’ll…

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DIY Natural Hair Care

It’s springtime and its finally time to let your hair down! Winter weather and bulky layers may have caused you to neglect your beautiful locks, but with warm weather in the forecast it’s time to give your hair some extra care! Simple Shampoo and Conditioner Tips If you are buying store-bought shampoo and conditioner, try…

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10 Aromatherapy Travel Tips

If you’re traveling anytime soon, don’t forget how easy it is to take essential oils with you on the road (or in the air or on the sea!). We’ve gathered together our favorite aromatherapy travel tips to help make your next trip your best!   1. Hand Sanitizer: Combine 3 ounces jojoba oil or aloe vera gel…

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