Jo Kellet : June is National Rose Month

June is National Rose Month; pretty, aromatic, and most beautiful.  It was June, and the world smelled of roses Maud Hart Lovelace   I adore the essential oil of Rose.  Its powdery, floral aroma is heady, sweet, intoxicating and luxurious.  I love to use it for...

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...
Discovering New Essential Oils

Discovering New Essential Oils

We are grateful for this blog content written by Jonathan from essential oil company, Oshadhi for being willing to contribute to our blog. We hope you enjoy. by Jonathan Hinde, Oshadhi There’s a new oil in town, and you’re not sure why, but you feel...
Balancing your Emotions with Aromatherapy

Balancing your Emotions with Aromatherapy

Essential oils are comprised of naturally occurring chemicals that work in synergy with one another. Because essential oils evaporate quickly, their molecules are easily inhaled. Without providing an intimidating lesson in olfaction (the science of the sense of...