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Essential oils for headache

Those of you who are looking natural alternatives to over-the-counter painkillers might find essential oils a more pleasant option. You can buy essential oils in our online store These essential oils are known to have Analgesic properties: White Spruce – Picea glauca Tulsi (Holy Basil) – Ocimum sanctum ct eugenol Turmeric – Curcuma longa Juniper (Utah) – Juniperus osteosperma Peppermint […]

Essential Oils for Chakra Balancing

What I like about essential oils is their versatility. They can be used to fight infections and balance emotions, reduce fever and pain. But the most amazing quality is their effect on our bio magnetic field or aura. Each of our organs runs on… electricity. In 1924 the Nobel Prize was awarded to W. Einthoven for discovery of heart’s electricity. […]

Pregnancy and delivery with essential oils

Expectant mothers were always looking for safer alternatives than pharmaceuticals to help them cope with pregnancy challenges. These essential oils are frequently used by British midwifes to assist ladies during pregnancy (diffusion only): * Headaches – eucalyptus, peppermint, lavender * Insomnia – lavender, ylang-ylang, rose * Mood swings and baby blues – neroli, ylang-ylang, cypress, lavender, lemon, grapefruit, rose * […]

Aromatherapy: What it is and what it is not

Aromatherapy is the art of application of  essential oils to help promote natural healing and well being. A word of caution: the term “Aromatherapy” is so widely misused by different individuals and companies that promote “proprietary blends” of fragrant oils for recreational usage. One must be very careful. Real Aromatherapy has nothing to do with the candles and vaporizers that […]

Roman gladiators used aromatherapy?

Do you know that originally – thousand of years ago – Aromatherapy was used mostly by men? Unfortunately, the modern man tries to stay away from all these “girly” things. Can you imagine your golf partner saying: “Sorry, pal, can’t do golf on Friday, got to go to an aromatherapy session”? But for the ancient Romans, gladiators, and Greek athletes […]