essential oil chemistry

Maggie Tisserand: Aromatherapy VS. MRSA

by Andrea Butje on July 11, 2011

I was very excited to get my copy of Maggie Tisserand’s new book, Aromatherapy vs MRSA, in the mail last week! For those of you who are aware of MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) and its host of complications, this book will be a welcome addition to your aromatherapy library. The book will be available by […]


Component Blending

by Andrea Butje on May 12, 2011

For 15 years, I’ve been importing essential oils from distillers, testing each batch with GC/MS and pouring countless kilos of essential oils into tiny 15 mL bottles. I just love essential oils. I love the aromas, the surprisingly effective impact they have on health–and yes, the chemistry! I’m especially interested in essential oil components. I’ve […]


New Online Class from Aromahead Institute

by Andrea on November 15, 2010

I am so excited to announce Aromahead Institute’s new class: The Online Advanced Graduate Program! To celebrate we are offering the class for $1050 until November 25th, 2010 (regularly $1200).   The Online Advanced Graduate Program Designed for Certified Aromatherapists who wish to continue their studies online. Take your knowledge of essential oils to the […]