With the ability to positively affect mood, Melissa essential oil is often used internally to reduce tense feelings, promote relaxation, and calm feelings of nervousness.* Melissa Education Graphic Description Melissa officinalis, also known as lemon balm, received the name “Melissa” because of its sweet, fresh, citrus-like fragrance, which was known to attract bees (Melissa is... Continue Reading →
Palmarosa - Cymbopogon martinii Also known as Indian geranium, Palmarosa essential oil has a rose-like scent that makes it a beautiful addition to your essential oil collection. Like Rose, it is an essential oil known for its natural skin benefits. Usage Tips: Diffuse to create a welcoming atmosphere.Dilute in a carrier oil as part of a relaxing... Continue Reading →
Recipe # 1: A Non-Greasy Moisturizer Ingredients 1 cup strong-brewed herbal tea or aloe vera gel (I used aloe vera gel)½ cup grated beeswax1 tsp cocoa butter or shea butter½ cup sweet almond, grapeseed, or jojoba oil1 tsp Vitamin E oil 15 drops essential oil (where to find 100% pure essential oils) added after cooling... Continue Reading →
Lime - Citrus aurantifolia Known for its distinct aroma and taste, Lime provides cleansing benefits when taken internally or used topically—making it the perfect oil for purifying skin and surfaces.* Historical Uses For some time, lime was used as a remedy for dyspepsia with glycerin of pepsin. It was often used in place of lemon... Continue Reading →
Celery was used as early as the 5th century by the Chinese, and is widely used in Indian Ayurvedic practices today. Conventionally grown grocery store celery looks nothing like the celery seen at local farmers’ markets. The celery plant grows up to three feet tall, is bright green, and radiating with life. Celery has a... Continue Reading →
People often ask, “What are the benefits of Eucalyptus oil?” If you haven’t experienced the tranquil yet refreshing aroma of Eucalyptus, you’ll love what this cleansing, relaxing, and soothing essential oil can do for you.Skin care—there's a reason people talk about it so much.We believe that if you take care of yourself, your love for yourself... Continue Reading →
... this beautiful fragrant flower has been used for centuries for beauty and healthy support. Learn more about Geranium essential oil...