What are Top, Middle, and Base Notes?

by Andrea Butje on January 26, 2015

Understanding top, middle, and base notes in aromatherapy We talk a lot about top, middle, and base notes in aromatherapy. What do we mean exactly, and how can you identify each note? Not every aromatherapy blend has to have all three notes. Making a balanced blend just means you consider and understand which aromas tend […]


Do you know about Aromahead’s free online aromatherapy class, Introduction to Essential Oils? If you’re already in our free aromatherapy class, I’d just like to remind you that your class never expires—you can log into Aromahead to read over the materials and make the recipes as many times as you like! If you have not […]


Trips to Visit Essential Oil Distillers

by Andrea Butje on January 20, 2014

I just love visiting essential oil distillers. They’re all such warm people who care deeply about the plants they grow and the oils they distill. Over the past few years, I’ve blogged about several of my trips to visit essential oil distillers around the world. This is a list of those blog posts featuring distilleries in […]


2013 International Aromatherapy Conference and Wellness Expo! I am so excited about the upcoming AIA conference! Remember to reserve your spot soon! If you’re attending the aromatherapists conference, please comment below with a link to your website or any social media you wish to share.  Expanding Aromatherapy: Power of the Past ~ Force of the Future When:     […]


Fun Tools for Social Media

by Andrea Butje on February 13, 2013

While searching for creative free tools for social media–to make blogging and social media more engaging–I came across Pinstamatic. Although Pinstamatic is designed to help you make dynamic visuals for Pinterest, it’s one of those tools for social media you can use for any social media site. A cool feature is adding text to colorful […]


Aromatherapy Certification Online?

by Andrea on December 26, 2011

Benefits of earning your Aromatherapy Certification Online at Aromahead Institute: Set your own schedule & learn at your own pace. Study from the comfort of . . . anywhere! Develop new career opportunities. Read materials online or print them out for later. Watch the videos as many times as you like. Access to the course […]