All Natural Diaper Rash Spray Recipe

October 10, 2016

Diaper rash is no fun! As tough as it is for parents and caretakers to see babies suffer from diaper rash, it’s even tougher for the little ones. We want to help them and heal diaper rash naturally! This is a recipe for an all natural diaper rash spray made with no chemicals, preservatives, or […]

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Green Mandarin, Calendula, & Vanilla Lip Balm Recipe

October 3, 2016

Before I began making my own body products, I tried a lot of different kinds of lip balm. I found many that I liked . . . but none that I really fell in love with. When I can’t find what I want . . . I make it! Making my own lip balm recipes […]

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What does a Certified Aromatherapist actually do?

September 26, 2016

I have met so many amazing people through Aromahead Institute! Many of them are students and graduates. In fact, I was so impressed with the work Aromahead graduates are doing in the world that I started the Aromahead Graduate Directory. It’s an online database where our graduates can list their businesses, talk about how Aromatherapy […]

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My Journey into the World of Essential Oils

September 19, 2016

I want to share the story of how I first got introduced to the world of essential oils and Aromatherapy. Let’s go back to 1994, when Cindy Black and I co-founded the Finger Lakes School of Massage in Ithaca, NY. Running a Massage Therapy school was a deeply fulfilling experience, and I loved using essential […]

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Rivendell Aromatics: Distilling Lavender Varieties in California

September 12, 2016

Sandy and Roland Messori of Rivendell Aromatics are distilling Lavender in California. About 30 years ago, Sandy Messori was thinking about some of the crafts that her grandmothers did every day, but which were no longer a part of her daily life. 

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A Vanilla-Infused Jojoba Massage Oil

September 5, 2016

I love infusing carrier oils with herbs and spices! Jojoba wax is especially nice when it’s infused with other scents. It has no scent of its own, so it holds the pure aroma of whatever you infuse into it. If you infuse it with balsam fir absolute, you’ll smell balsam fir. If you infuse it […]

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