Recipes and Blends

Conifer Oil Extravaganza & A Black Spruce Recipe!

by Andrea Butje on January 18, 2016

There is something really special about conifer essential oils. Their aroma is so comforting and invigorating at the same time. It gives me the sense of being in a cozy cabin—warm and cared for, with an expansive feeling of inspiration. (What better place is there to get creative than in a cabin in a pine […]

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Fun Aromatherapy Videos on Our YouTube Channel!

by Andrea Butje on January 11, 2016

Are you subscribed to Aromahead’s YouTube channel? I’ve been uploading new Aromatherapy videos every two weeks, and I’m having so much fun! I get to film recipes, talk about the oils in each one, and show you the process step by step. Sometimes I get to take you to different rooms in my house to […]

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Happy New Year! I hope 2016 is off to a healthy, happy beginning for you. For those of you feeling under the weather or if you have a cold, it can be tough to feel rejuvenated and inspired for new beginnings. Do you have some favorite “feel better” practices for that? I often suggest taking a warm […]

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Welcome to the turning of the year!

by Andrea Butje on December 28, 2015

Aromatherapy for inspiration and quiet times. I love to spend time reflecting on the year, and dreaming and planning for the future. It’s so important to give ourselves space for this—to take a few steps back and slow down, especially if we’re usually “going, going, going,” as so many people’s busy schedules ask them to do. […]

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Hand Salve for Dry, Cracked Knuckles

by Andrea Butje on December 21, 2015

When you have dry, cracked knuckles, it can feel like you’re constantly applying moisturizer but not experiencing much benefit from it. I have a hand salve that can really help! You can apply this hand salve as often as you need throughout the day. Some people even layer it on thick before bed at night […]

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3 Multipurpose Holiday Hydrosol Blends

by Andrea Butje on December 14, 2015

Hydrosol blends for body care, cleaning, and to raise holiday spirits. I’m always amazed by how versatile Aromatherapy is. Some essential oils can be used for a whole host of purposes. Lavender alone is so versatile that we can use it for everything from relaxation, to disinfecting, to reducing inflammation, to healing burns and skin […]

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