Aromatherapy During Pregnancy

Until the middle of the 19th century women usually gave birth with other women helping them, most likely women from their own family who had children themselves. There were no drugs to ease  labor pains, so these early midwives used the only things they knew could...
Julie’s most used essential oils

Julie’s most used essential oils

Content by Julie Foster, IFPA Vice Chair. Frankincense (Boswellia Thurifera) Frankincense, distilled from the gum which seeps from the bark of the frankincense tree, is a particularly useful oil in treating anxiety and hyperactivity. It has a warm, spicy scent and is...