Aromatherapy Recipes for Pets Wow what a great response, thank you to all those lovely people who wrote in and asked for recipes and contributed more to our ever growing bank of recipes.
Chakras and Essential Oils Thought I’d talk about Chakras this time as we have got some new fabulous laminated posters for sale. The 7 Chakras are the energy centers in our body in which energy flows through. Blocked energy in our Chakras can often lead to illness so it’s important to understand what each Chakra […]
Reinventing you Feel free to put your own ideas up on our facebook page, I’m sure I’m not the only one who has ideas about such things. Right now I’m in the process of reinventing my life… again. Although this time it’s way overdue… way overdue… How did I get to a point in my life […]
Methods of Use for Essential Oil Notes and Blends (Directions) Massage Dosage 7-10 drops in 25ml of carrier oil (such as Almond and Jojoba). Procedure Use a massage table and cover the person with towels, exposing areas one at a time. Massage for up to 90 minutes. Enjoy!
Essential Oil Extraction Processes explained Essential oils are extracted from plant materials in various different ways. The major techniques to obtain the oils are described below: Steam Distillation Distillation is the most common method of obtaining essential oils. Chemicals are not involved in the distillation process, which uses heat and water or steam. Hydrosols are […]
Blending Tips and Aromatherapy ‘Notes’ The best way of Blending Essential oils is to understand their notes. Like music smell has notes, and it can be loads of fun making your own personal symphonies of smell. Noting the aroma As the art of natural perfumery developed, aromas were categorised as notes which related to their smells […]
Astrology and Essential Oils Talking Astrologically, we are all different even though we have been classed together under a sun sign that makes us part of a clan. The reason? Our individual charts are all different, made up of different signs, houses and degrees. This beauty makes us all unique. Take my sister and I, […]
Some great books I’ve read about bespoke perfume and perfume in general. The Scent Trail: How One Woman’s Quest for the Perfect Perfume Took Her Around the World By Celia Lyttelton. Lyttelton’s passion for fragrance inspired her to have a signature perfume created just for her and then to embark on the ultimate olfactory odyssey. […]
Bespoke Perfumes. A lot of people ask me about what I would recommend as a good book for Aromatherapy, so I thought this Newsletter I’d dedicate a little time to answering and sharing. I’m in the middle of reading “The Perfume Lover” by Denyse Beaulieu at the moment and really enjoying it’s references back […]
Happy Valentine’s Day for the 14th February 2014 So what makes a good relationship I was thinking the other day about Valentines coming up, and it got me wondering about what makes a good relationship, so here are my rambling thoughts on my top three. Feel free to put your own ideas up on our facebook […]