Natural Perfume Basics: About Absolutes

 Natural Perfume Basics:  About Absolutes Many “absolutes” that are available today are concoctions of synthetic chemicals and fragrances. There is no law that prevents companies  from marketing their fragrances in this way.  It is much more profitable to sell synthetics than to go through the expense and effort to make a real botanical product. True modern absolutes are

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Essential Oils Dilution Rates External Use

Below are essential oils dilution rates for external use.  For internal usage dilution rates, go here. When applying essential oils to skin, dilution creates a better potential for success.   If oils are not properly diluted, they can create an unintended effect. Essential oils should be diluted to a strength that imitates the way they are available

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Essential Oils Dilution Rates Internal use

Below are dilution rates essential oils for internal use.  For external use dilution rates, go here. Essential Oil Potency Taking essential oils internally can be a powerful form of herbal therapy.  It is important to remember that essential oils are extremely concentrated in form.  One drop of essential oil can represent the herbal potency  of 50

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Green Spikenard Essential Oil

Green spikenard essential oil is a rare and beautiful aromatic distilled from the freshly harvested roots of spikenard.  It is used as an anointing oil, incense, and  perfume. Inhaling it promotes inner connection and a deep inner peace.  It calms restlessness and inspires devotion and generosity.  It helps one in finding emotional and spiritual balance.  No wonder why

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Aromatherapy for Age Spots

The discoloration of the skin also known as liver spots or hyperpigmentation, occurs as a result of the aging process.  I am personally experienced in using aromatherapy for age spots, as I spend much of my time in the high desert sun, working outdoors.  Causal factors of this condition include sun exposure, dietary choices, and

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