Hi guys! Today I want to talk a bit about top, middle, and base notes in essential oil blends. I've found that blending oils is both a science and an art: I'm a scientist when looking for "just the right" combination of oils to blend together. And I put on my artistic hat when determining… Continue reading Top, Middle, and Base Notes
Category: Essential Oils
My Love Affair with Essential Oils
Okay so "love affair" sounds dramatic, but seriously, ever since I started experimenting with essential oils, I've become totally hooked. In a super amazing and life-changing way! When I think back, it's hard to even remember a time I wasn't using one oil or another for some kind of healthy purpose. It's as if oils… Continue reading My Love Affair with Essential Oils
What are Essential Oils?
What Are Essential Oils? Essential oils are highly concentrated liquids containing powerful aroma compounds from plants. There are multiple ways to extract oils from plants, including steam distillation and cold press extraction. These processes leave behind the essence of the plant, which includes both its aromatic and therapeutic qualities.