Guest Posts

And The Winner Is…

by Andrea Butje on June 29, 2013

Congratulations to Linda Kellum for winning our most recent contest for a free enrollment in our Body Butters and Lip Balms course! Thanks to everyone who participated in our contest! We’ll be having more contests in the future with different prizes, so stay tuned to Aromahead through our different social media links! Still interested in […]


Aromahead Institute Graduates Around The World

by Andrea Butje on June 26, 2013

I’m excited to share this list of nine special businesses owned by Aromahead Institute Graduates! There are several countries represented: China, Mexico, Canada, South Africa and the USA. And these are just a few countries Aromahead Institute Graduates are working in! This small list of graduates represents a magnificent range of skill and creativity: Essential oil distilling and […]


Featured Aromahead Graduate: KC Rossi

by Andrea Butje on May 17, 2013

Aromahead graduate KC Rossi is the owner of Heart Blossom Essentials in Naples, NY. KC  was first certified in aromatherapy in 1994, and came to Aromahead in 2010 to receive another certification–one recognized by the National Association of Holistic Aromatherapists, and by the Alliance of International Aromatherapists. She’s studied with Robert Tisserand, Rhiannon Harris and–of course!–Andrea […]


Featured Aromahead Graduate: Gina Flores

by Andrea Butje on April 5, 2013

When Gina Flores was in graduate school in 1994, a colleague’s aromatherapy use sparked her interest in the field. “I was intrigued,” Gina says. “I decided to get some books and see exactly what this ‘aromatherapy thing’ was.” After doing her research, Gina couldn’t get enough. A self-proclaimed “nerd” when it comes to aromatherapy, Gina […]


Bead For Life’s Shea Butter Project

by Andrea Butje on April 13, 2012

About a month ago, I got an email from Erin and Heather, two women who work for the non-profit organization, Bead For Life. Bead for Life’s goal is to eradicate extreme poverty by creating bridges of understanding between impoverished Africans and the world’s concerned citizens. Erin and Heather were hoping I could connect them with an African […]


Essential Oils and Fibromyalgia – A Student Paper

by Andrea Butje on March 14, 2011

As part of Aromahead Institute’s Aromatherapy Certification Program each student writes an 8-10 page paper. I want to share some excerpts from Maya Brownfeild’s paper, which focuses on essential oils and fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia is a syndrome whose cause is not well understood. The syndrome can include a wide variety of symptoms–the main ones are pain and tender […]