Make Your Own Aromatic Beeswax Candle

by Andrea Butje on June 19, 2013

Who doesn’t love beeswax candles? This 6-minute video shows you exactly how to make your own beeswax candle with essential oils. Warning:┬áThere is no going back! Once you make your own beeswax candle, with your own essential oils, nothing else┬ácompares. Be prepared to be seriously spoiled! Making your own beeswax candles is a great alternative […]


5 Salt Scrubs I Love

by Andrea on May 25, 2010

Want to know some of my favorite blends for salt scrubs? I leave mine right in the shower or by the tub, and use them every few days. If I want to use them on my face, I substitute the salt for brown sugar and the rest of the recipe stays the same.     […]


When I started working with Andrea Butje two years ago, I knew absolutely nothing about essential oils. My concept of aromatherapy was limited to a general sense that Lavender was calming and Bath and Body Works carried a minty stress-relief lotion. As I began working on the Aromatics International website, I was shocked to learn […]