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
Tag: Steam Distillation
Tinc Diffuser Blends
Ahhh...whatever is going on in life, there is quite seriously always a blend for that 😍🌿 Here are a few diffuser blends that I swear by in my home: This one is a refreshing aroma that brings on feelings of spring. This one is fabulous for when the snow won't stop falling and we're making… Continue reading Tinc Diffuser Blends
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.