The Dirty Dozen

The Dirty Dozen

If you’re like me, you look at labels and probably have for years, if not decades. This list is very useful yet certainly not complete. Print it and carry it with you when shopping, especially for cosmetics, hair care, skin care products, etc. Have you an...
Test your Knowledge of Aromatic Safety QUIZ

Test your Knowledge of Aromatic Safety QUIZ

by NIKI KLEIN, Professional Certified Clinical Aromatherapist Q What is the gentlest way to inhale essential oils?A Inhaling EOs via a diffuser is the gentlest way to inhale essential oils Q What is an awesome use of some hydrosols?A Hydrosols can be used as a toner...
Bugs that Bug Us in Our Homes

Bugs that Bug Us in Our Homes

Peppermint and Cinnamon smell delicious to us, however it seems they are ‘like garlic to a vampire’ for all sorts of creepy crawlies around the house. Many other essential oils also appear to confuse certain bugs’ sense receptors, so you may find that a little trial...
Make your best guess … what oil is this?

Make your best guess … what oil is this?

Rich in protein, Vitamin D, and Olein Glyceride Linoleic Acid, Almond Oil is equally as desirable for hair and skin as the nut is for a snack. Originating in Spain, the Prunus dulcis grows best in a Mediterranean climate. American Almonds are grown in...

Test your knowledge – Essential Oils

Many commonly utilized essential oils have specific safety, topical maximums and avoidance situations. Test your knowledge of these five essential oils: Citronella, Eucalyptus (globulus or radiata), Geranium, Helichrysum, Patchouli. Answers are at bottom so you can...

Fun quiz … test your knowledge

Did you know? These common and pesky critters have natural aversions to specific plants. Match the insect with the plant that naturally repels them. To check your answers, identify insects and plants and learn more about how to utilize the plants SEE ANSWERS BELOW A...