Neroli

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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Dry, Chapped Skin Butter

by Andrea Butje on February 15, 2012

This aromatic butter recipe makes a silky, easily-applied chapped skin body butter that moisturizes, soothes, and protects. Body butters are pure nourishment for your skin! The true art of creating body butters has to do with the ratio of butter to oil to wax. To create a chapped skin body butter that’s soft and easy […]

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Essential Oils for the Winter Season

by Andrea Butje on January 7, 2012

I know–it’s not really fair for me to write about essential oils for winter. I live in Florida! But I’ll justify it because I lived in Ithaca, NY during the winters for many years! I know all about scraping car windows, black ice and freezing cold feet. I had a few essential oils for winter […]

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Solid Natural Perfumes

by Andrea on January 3, 2011

I love solid natural perfumes. They can be simple to make, and are so beautiful–and I don’t have to worry about synthetics.     One of my new favorites is made with beeswax, vanilla infused jojoba wax, Neroli essential oil (Citrus aurantium var. amara), Petitgrain essential oil (Citrus aurantium var. amara or Bigaradia) and Orange essential […]

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Neroli/Petitgrain

by Andrea on February 18, 2009

A new batch of Neroli/Petitgrain co-distill has just arrived from South Africa! Neroli/Petitgrain is an amazing co-distill. It’s always exciting to open a liter sized bottle of freshly distilled essential oil! Neroli/Petitgrain is a unique combination, obtained by distilling the flowers and leaves of the Citrus aurantium var. amara tree at the same time.  The […]

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