You already know that essential oils can provide many health benefits, especially the ones you’re missing out on by spending so much of your time indoors these days. Pure essential oil’s well known emotional, mental, and physical benefits are the reasons why they’ve become so popular to use in our homes and offices.
As the popularity of essential oils increases, most ...
You’re most likely not new to the essential oil game. You’ve used their fresh scents to fill your home, office, and even add an extra zing to your laundry detergent. We’re sure you already know that they are often added to natural cosmetics like perfume, soap, and lotions. Essential oils offer a wide variety of health benefits, but do you ...
Every day we try to make a living in order to be able to provide our needs and wants. Part of that demands being stressed out by traffic and demands from work... and sometimes every once in a while that just makes you want to go on a vacation. Unfortunately, it isn't always possible to find the time or the budget ...
How to choose your aromatherapy diffuser
Below you will find answers to your most frequently asked questions (FAQs) about choosing an ultrasonic aromatherapy diffuser.
What are the characteristics of a great ultrasonic aromatherapy diffuser ?
Ultrasonic aromatherapy diffusion is based on the aerial suspension of a mass of water and essential oils when they resonate with a train of very high frequency ultrasonic ...
"Between two and six billion trees should be planted in Madagascar to compensate for deforestation. Let's say the cost of a fighter aircraft.
In just 8 years, the Belgian NGO Graine de Vie has already managed to plant 18 million trees.
What is at stake?
Madagascar's biodiversity is at stake, and so that's why it's important to raise awareness among local populations ...
Vegetable oils and maceration oils
First cold pressed or maceration oils
Sources of essential fatty acids, omega 3-6-9
Ideal carrier oils for essential oils
Apricot Kernel* Prunus armeniaca
Argan* Argania spinosa
Arnica* Arnica montana
Avocado* Persea gratissima
Black Cumin* (Nigella) Nigella sativa
Borage* Borago officinalis
Calendula* Calendula officinalis
Calophylla* Calophyllum inophyllum
Carrot* Daucus carota sativa
Castor Oil* Ricinus communis
Evening Primrose* Oenothera biennis
Originally from the Philippines, but very present in Madagascar, particularly on the island of Nosy Be, Ylang-ylang (Cananga odorata) gives an essential oil that combines the pleasure of the senses and therapeutic interest.
The largest consumer of EO in Ylang-ylang is the perfume industry. Coco Chanel has made it popular with its legendary perfume "Bois de îles", and more discreet ...
This is PART 2 of a 2-part series on Aromatherapy Massage. Check out PART 1 if you haven't yet!
So, what’s the link between aromatherapy and massage?
Where do essential oils come in?
Essential oils are used to enhance the beneficial qualities of the massage.
For example, essential oils with analgesic properties can enhance the pain-relieving effects of massage, calming essential oils can enhance ...
Therapeutic Inhalation of Essential Oils: How to Do it Properly
Why inhale essential oils?
When we breathe in aromatic molecules they travel to the back of our nose and stimulate special cells called olfactory receptor neurons. Once triggered, these highly sensitive cells relay messages to the brain via the limbic system, which is the control center for our emotions, blood pressure, ...
Circulatory disorders and essential oils to relieve you...
Essential oils are known for their therapeutic effectiveness when it comes to relieving heavy legs, varicose veins, and other circulatory disorders.
Poor blood circulation can become a problem especially when it is aggravated by external factors such as heat, prolonged sitting or standing, travel (by plane, car) etc.
Did you know that it is possible ...