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DIY Essential Oil Refreshing Body Mist

DIY Essential Oil Refreshing Body Mist

When people think of making mists with essential oils, they tend to think of air fresheners and room sprays first. Did you know that you can often use the same oils that scent your home to freshen your body as well? If you are enjoy your lunch-time w ...
Supporting Chakra Balance With Essential Oils

Supporting Chakra Balance With Essential Oils

The experience of achieving inner balance is a common topic lately, and this has led to increasing interest in the energetic body. The chakras — seven energy centers located along the spinal column that exist in the etheric or energetic body — come t ...
Using Tea Tree Oil for Topical Skin Relief

Using Tea Tree Oil for Topical Skin Relief

Q. In spring and summer, I notice my skin gets itchy and uncomfortable easily, plus I’m dealing with insect bites, cuts and abrasions from being outdoors more. What natural solutions can you recommend? ...
Spring Cleaning for the Soul

Spring Cleaning for the Soul

Spring is officially here, even if you’re still looking at snow the ground. For many of us, this season is a chance to renew after a long winter. You may be thinking of changing up your diet to prepare for summer vacation plans or spring cleani ...
6 Refreshing Ways to Enjoy Peppermint

6 Refreshing Ways to Enjoy Peppermint

There’s nothing quite like the aroma of peppermint, whether you’re chewing gum to refresh your breath or spraying a room fragrance to banish the odor of something you burnt (oops). If you’ve never considered the power of peppermint ...
How to Make Your Own Essential Oil Perfume

How to Make Your Own Essential Oil Perfume

Our aromas affect people around us. When I’m traveling, I find myself confronted with the entire aroma spectrum of the human experience on airplanes, in cabs and on trains. Sometimes, I take a whiff and smile, but more often than not, I donR ...
Four Natural Scents for Summer

Four Natural Scents for Summer

Different smells remind us of people, places, things – even seasons. When it comes to perfume, my preferences vary throughout the year; heavier, warmer scents in the winter and light, airy fragrances during spring and summer. Because changing s ...