Healthy Living · Self Care · Tinc Botanica · Uncategorized

Dry Brushing: What It Is and Why I Love It

(Photo source) In my never ending quest to lead a healthier lifestyle, I’ve done a lot of research about this Ayurvedic self-care ritual (both by experimenting on myself and lots and lots of reading)! And while the jury is still out on whether it’s as healthy for you as its biggest fans claim, today I’d… Continue reading Dry Brushing: What It Is and Why I Love It

Mood Enhancement · Oils Education · Tinc Botanica · Tinc Botanica Blends · Uncategorized

5 Tips & Tricks for Magnificent Magnesium Butter

If you have been following me for any length of time, you are probably well aware of my love for magnesium. Seriously. This powerful mineral has fundamentally changed my life! For one thing, using my Magnificent Magnesium Butter, I sleep SO MUCH BETTER. For another, I have more energy AND my body seems to manage… Continue reading 5 Tips & Tricks for Magnificent Magnesium Butter

Hair Health · Maple Holistics

Apple Cider Vinegar-Infused Shampoo = LOVE

  I'm just going to come out and admit it... I love apple cider vinegar! For those of you wrinkling up your noses at the thought of dealing with this pungent-smelling liquid, give a girl a minute to explain 😉 I wrote an article about my obsession here, actually. But for our purposes today, I want… Continue reading Apple Cider Vinegar-Infused Shampoo = LOVE

Environmentally Friendly · Essential Oils · Oils Education · Tinc Botanica

Passion Project: A Confession

In many ways, the tinc botanica lifestyle I am cultivating is the ultimate passion project for me: that is, I believe in and care about it so much, that in a perfect world, I would be building my tinc brand full time. I derive SO much joy from learning about oils and plants and ways… Continue reading Passion Project: A Confession

Carrier Oils · Essential Oils · Hair Health · Oils Education · Tinc Botanica · Tinc Botanica Blends

Coconut Oil is Magical

  Ahhh, coconut oil 😍 This oil smells divine and the list of amazing things it does for our health is incredible! In this blog post, I'd like to share ten ways I use coconut oil in my home and/or in my tinc botanica products. Please also note the following: *Coconut oil has a melting… Continue reading Coconut Oil is Magical

Essential Oils · Oils Education · Tinc Botanica · Tinc Botanica Blends

🌸 lovely lilac-infusion recipes 🌸

You guys!!!! I think we can all agree that lilacs smell divine, amirite? I mean, seriously! This is the time of year I always want to go super slow so I can soak it all in...the lilacs bloom, the bugs aren’t biting yet, and each day brings more reminders that spring has SPRUNG. I just… Continue reading 🌸 lovely lilac-infusion recipes 🌸

Environmentally Friendly · Oils Education · Tinc Botanica · Uncategorized

Maple Holistics for the Recycle Program Win

It all started with hair. I wasn't asking for much...just an awesome, healthy, sulfate and paraben-free shampoo that actually worked well. And so, in my quest to find all those things, I stumbled across Maple Holistics. Mind you, this was years before I started tinc botanica...way before kids too! I was just a regular hippie… Continue reading Maple Holistics for the Recycle Program Win

Citrus Oils · Essential Oils · Oils Education · Tinc Botanica

(Safe) Fun in the Sun: Phototoxicity & Essential Oils

Yay! Summer is just around the corner (something we Minnesotans do NOT take for granted 😉). This means we are headed straightaway for some pool, beach-side, and general outdoor fun. And while we are beyond thrilled to bask in the sun (seriously!), it's so important to be educated about essential oils and phototoxicity. The word… Continue reading (Safe) Fun in the Sun: Phototoxicity & Essential Oils