Aromatherapy from a Himalayan Distiller

May 9, 2016

Many years ago, I began exchanging emails with a farmer and distiller in Nepal named Kailash and his wife Deepa. Kailash owns a private farm and distillery called Aarya Aroma. I already knew that I loved the essential oils he produced, and as we got to know each other over email we became great friends. […]

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Make Your Own Aromatherapy Travel Kit

May 2, 2016

I love bringing my own homemade Aromatherapy travel kit with me on trips. It’s so comforting to have my blends with me on the plane, and to know that I can use them as often as I need so I can stay healthy. They also help me feel grounded and relaxed, which can be so […]

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Only Three Free Webinars Left! Learn How to Become a Certified Aromatherapist

April 25, 2016

We’ve been having so much fun on Aromahead’s webinar, “How to Become a Certified Aromatherapist!” The webinars have been completely full, and I’ve really enjoyed talking with everyone about Aromatherapy Certification and answering so many great questions. This is what the Aromahead community is all about! 

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Lavender and Spike Lavender: Learn the Difference and Make a Body Oil!

April 18, 2016

Have you ever made a blend with both Lavender and Spike Lavender essential oils? Lavender is Lavandula angustifolia, and Spike Lavender is Lavandula latifolia. Lavender and Spike Lavender both have beautiful floral aromas, are nourishing for skin, and are great for soothing muscles. They have a lot of similarities, but they’re also very different. 

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Enhance Your Blending with Aromatherapy Certification (+ a recipe!)

April 11, 2016

What is it you love about Aromatherapy? Is it the rich scents of the essential oils? The luscious feel of natural butters and oils on your skin? The ability to care for yourself, friends, and family with natural plant medicine? For me, it’s all of that—and so much more! Aromatherapy has truly changed my life, and […]

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Avo-Kombo Feel Better Butter

April 4, 2016

One of my favorite natural carrier butters to use in body butter recipes for healing massage is kombo butter. Kombo butter has a deep reddish-brown color, and a distinctive nutty, earthy aroma. Its consistency is thick and oily, with granule-like bits throughout that melt when it’s warmed. (You can see the texture in this picture of kombo butter […]

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