We all love our pets, whether they be dogs, cats, birds, horses, or anything in between. We want them to be fit, healthy and happy. What about essential oils for pets? Could essential oils be beneficial for pets, as they are for people? After all, our animal “children” suffer from … Read the rest
We started our journey with essential oils looking for the best aromatherapy diffuser to use with peppermint and lavender essential oils. We bought our first diffuser for our bedroom, thinking it would be good. It started giving us problems, so we began our search again hoping to find a good … Read the rest
As I’ve mentioned in several posts, essential oils can be categorized in several ‘families’. Let’s continue to talk about the Citrus family. In this post I want to bring to you information about lemon essential oil, what about lemon essential oil? There are so many things to tell you about … Read the rest
We started our journey with essential oils, with a very shallow knowledge level. We researched on the internet to learn more. After a little while, we decided we should have an in hands reference guide to essential oils.
We decided to purchase a real book to have on hand for … Read the rest
Previously in my posts you’ve heard me referring to carrier oils in the use of essential oils, so I thought I would take this opportunity to talk specifically about them. What about carrier oils? What are they? How are they used? Why are they used?
Essential oils can be used … Read the rest
I find it quite interesting that each essential oil can be put into a category. This helps you when you are ready to start blending oils. There are actually two ways you can categorize essential oils. The first one is by the aroma of the oil and the second way … Read the rest
Aromatherapy (which is inhaling the properties of the oils) is the most popular use of essential oils. There are several ways to inhale the aroma but the most familiar is to use an essential oil diffuser. Remember, the properties of the oils are very therapeutic and you want to use … Read the rest
Essential oils are filled with amazing therapeutic properties. Depending on which oils you use, here are a few properties: anesthetic, antidepressant, antiseptic, antiviral, diuretic, antibiotic, antibacterial, antfungal, anti-inflammatory, decongestant, disinfectant. This, indeed, is not a complete list of properties that essential oils possess.
Almost all oils have 3 or even … Read the rest