aromatherapy

When Colleen Harte was in the early stages of developing the core essential oil formulas for her luxury organic Aromatherapy-based cosmetic brand, Lucy Annabella, she needed to find a solution to calculating essential oil formulas to save time and money. “I thought, ‘There has to be an easier way to accurately deal with the time-consuming, […]

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Argan oil is extracted from the kernels of the argan tree, Argania spinosa, found only in the southwest of Morocco. If you’re using argan oil for skin care, you’ve chosen a great oil to protect and nourish your skin, hair and nails. The women of Morocco’s native Berber people have produced and used argan oil for skin […]

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Metric Conversion Chart for Your Aromatherapy Recipes

by Andrea Butje on September 18, 2013

Writing a book is an adventure! When I began writing Essential Living: Aromatherapy Recipes for Health and Home, I knew I wanted to offer recipes that I actually use. That way I could be sure they are practical and effective. I leave my blends where I usually use them around the house. Cleaning products live in […]

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Making Chocolate and Vanilla Lip Balm With Kids

by Andrea Butje on August 21, 2013

Making lip balm with kids is so much fun! When you’re making lip balm with kids, you’ve got quite a few great flavor options. The chocolate/vanilla is definitely a favorite! There are a few steps to complete before you get the kids in the kitchen to make the lip balms. You’ll need to infuse cocoa absolute and vanilla […]

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I Need Sleep Now Essential Oil Recipe

by Andrea Butje on July 10, 2013

We all love to sleep well. This bath salts recipe can really help! It’s one of my favorite essential oil recipes for sleep. I have a lot of essential oil recipes for sleep, and I especially love this one in pink bath salts. But you can use any natural salt you like. 1 drop Neroli essential oil (Citrus […]

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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 […]

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