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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 ...
CEO Corner: Vitacost Essential Oils

CEO Corner: Vitacost Essential Oils

There’s no doubt that scent is a powerful trigger for feelings and memories. Smelling cinnamon might remind you of happy times baking with your grandmother as a child. Coconut might conjure up your favorite beach vacation. Peppermint and pine c ...
How to Deal with Growing Pains

How to Deal with Growing Pains

Some kids never get growing pains. Others seem to suffer from them on an almost weekly basis. There’s no scientific evidence that bone growth causes discomfort””but my 7-year-old, who went from pint-sized, dimple-kneed and almost plump to ...
New to Essential Oils? Here’s How to Get Started

New to Essential Oils? Here’s How to Get Started

Essential oils have been getting a lot of press lately “” people are interested in learning about aromatherapy and how they can influence their lives with essential oils. Simply speaking, aromatherapy is the use of essential oils for health. Al ...
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 ...