Recipes and Blends

Make Holiday Bath Salts with a Hint of Spice

by Andrea Butje on December 1, 2014

Warm spicy scents are so comforting during the holidays! I think it’s because they provide such a contrast to the weather in climates where it gets cold and snowy. Scents like clove, cinnamon, and cardamom have become traditional for holiday aromatherapy blends and cooking recipes. I love using them in aromatherapy body care recipes, too. […]

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How to Get to Sleep When You Have a Cold

by Andrea Butje on November 17, 2014

A bedtime linen spray to help you sleep when you have a cold or the flu. What are the main things the doctor tells you to do when you have a cold or the flu? Drink plenty of fluids, and get plenty of rest. Drinking fluids is usually no problem, but getting plenty of rest […]

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All-Natural Solid Deodorant Recipe

by Andrea Butje on October 20, 2014

This all-natural solid deodorant recipe is a sneak preview into the kinds of blends you get in Aromahead Institute’s eBook! (To purchase the Essential Living eBook, click here!) Makes about four 1 oz. deodorant tubes. Ingredients 1 oz (28 g) Beeswax 3 oz (84 g) Jojoba 20 drops Orange essential oil (Citrus sinensis) 20 drops […]

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Aloe Avocado Soap-Free Face Wash

by Andrea on October 13, 2014

Cleanse and refresh your skin with this soap-free face wash! If you follow the Aromahead Blog, you know I love coming up with new ways to cleanse and nourish skin without drying it out or stripping its nutrients. Well, I have another beautiful aromatherapy recipe for you! This recipe is for an all natural, soap-free […]

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72 Aromatherapy Recipes On The Go with the Aromahead App!

by Andrea Butje on September 8, 2014

I created Aromahead’s aromatherapy recipes app based on requests from people who bought my book, Essential Living: Aromatherapy Recipes for Health and Home. I was constantly getting emails and Facebook messages with requests for more recipes, and most wanted recipes they could have when they were traveling or at work, and especially just “in the […]

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A Great Idea For Using Lavender Around Babies

by Andrea Butje on July 22, 2014

One of the most frequent questions I get at Aromahead is how to safely use essential oils around babies. I have an approach to share with you that works really well! I find that using essential oils around the baby often brings about healing effects, without ever having to apply the oils to the baby’s […]

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