Argan Aloe Face Wash

by Andrea Butje on May 22, 2017

I love making my own soap with all natural ingredients . . . but I don’t always like to use soap on my face.

As nourishing as it is, it can still leave my face feeling a little too dried out. (And this doesn’t even touch on the way store-bought soaps can affect my skin! I avoid them altogether.)  Read the full article →

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An Oil for Scars

by Andrea Butje on May 15, 2017

tamanu oil for scarsIf I’m making a butter or oil for scars or old wounds, one of my favorite carrier oils to use is tamanu.

Tamanu oil comes from Madagascar and the Polynesian Islands, and has a very intense, nutty, curry-like aroma. In some areas of the Polynesian Islands it’s been used as a traditional medicine for healing skin conditions, old wounds, and scars.  Read the full article →

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A Big Announcement + FREE Access to an Amazing Hay House Event!

May 1, 2017

In January, I saw a life-long dream come true . . . I published an Aromatherapy book with Hay House! The Heart of Aromatherapy was a joy to create. This was the first time I had ever worked with a big publishing company, and the team at Hay House surpassed all my expectations! They were […]

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Make Sandalwood Rose Essential Oil Perfume

April 24, 2017

Essential oils smell good…naturally. I like to smell good, too…naturally! So it probably doesn’t surprise you that I’m a huge fan of making my own essential oil perfumes. I’ve created many recipes for hard perfume balms and roll-on blends over the years, and I record my favorites so I can make them over again. 

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FREE Webinar! All About the New Aromatherapy Teacher Training Program at Aromahead!

April 17, 2017

Have you ever dreamed about teaching your own Aromatherapy classes? Maybe you teach Aromatherapy classes already, and you’ve experienced the deep happiness that comes from educating others about our precious essential oils. It can make your heart glow with warmth to receive feedback from students telling you how they have supported their health (or the […]

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How to Nourish Your Heart with Floral Essential Oils

April 10, 2017

Flowers remind us of the beauty all around us. Just imagine the way a bouquet can accent a room, bringing out its beauty and making you feel happy to be in the space. Flowers can also remind us of the love and support we have. I think that’s why they’ve always been a popular gift […]

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