jojoba wax

How You Can Use Coffee Flower Infused Jojoba Wax

by Andrea Butje on August 14, 2013

The distillers I work with in South Africa produce a very unique infused oil: Coffee Flower Infused Jojoba. Can you imagine the smell of coffee flower infused jojoba? If not, let me tell you–it’s amazing! Photo Source The jojoba wax (pronounced ho-ho-bah) is pressed from the jojoba seeds (Simmondsia chinensis). The seeds from the woody bush produce […]

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Silver Fir Essential Oil

by Andrea Butje on November 25, 2011

Silver Fir essential oil (Abies alba) is perfect for winter! Silver Fir essential oil contains almost 50% d-limonene. Immunostimulant effects of d-limonene include stimulating lymphocyte proliferation (4) increasing the total white blood cell count (5), increasing the number and phagocytic activity of macrophages (1,2), and stimulating antibody production (5). Additionally, natural killer cell activity was enhanced […]

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