Essential Oil Blends to Support a New Year

When one year ends and a new one begins, we’re ready to say ‘Adios!’ to the old and look forward to what may lie ahead. Energetically, there is a lot of significance here. We need this cycle of ending and rebirth, it’s natural and helps us to move ahead. We all know what it feels like to be stuck and stagnant. It’s like the “dog days of summer.” Essential oil blends can support this energy.
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Tips for Using Essential Oils Around Kids

A hot topic that’s constantly flooding social media and the internet is the use of essential oils with children. There is so much information as well as misinformation circulating that can make it quite confusing. There are hardly absolutes in life and the same applies to the safe and effective use of essential oils.
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Aromatherapy and Essential Oil Gift Guide

The holiday season is upon us. For many, part of celebrating includes picking out thoughtful gifts for family and friends. Not everyone has an understanding of essential oils or how to use them. We’ve put together this gift guide to help you shop for loved ones who are beginners to essential oils or don’t share your in-depth knowledge of Aromatherapy and application. It’s by no means exhaustive, but we hope it’ll give you a jump start on your holiday shopping. Aromatherapy Necklace We love this simple lava stone necklace in a lotus flower. (Etsy, $18) Aromatherapy Stuffed Animal Perfect for
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What to Do in Sedona During Winter

When deciding on places to travel to during the winter months, Sedona, Arizona is probably not the first to come to mind. As residents of Sedona, we’ve seen how beautiful it can be during the colder months, and we think you should absolutely add it to your vacation plans this coming year.
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Gentle Essential Oils for Arthritis Relief

As massage therapists, one common complaint that many of our clients have is pain. Most massage therapists use essential oils in their practice to help such clients with pain relief. Sometimes, this pain is just everyday aches and pains associated with muscular overuse or an injury, but there are a lot of people that state they have arthritis.
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How to Make Perfume With Essential Oils

Many of us are looking for ways to remove toxic chemicals and synthetics from our environment. We teach about making “Green” cleaning products that allow us to clean our homes naturally, and also about our internal environment. Most of us use essential oils to keep ourselves and our loved ones healthy and, of course, know that most essential oils have amazing aromas. Have you ever thought about creating a natural perfume? At times, there seems to be a separation between using essential oils therapeutically and just aromatically. How about obtaining both of these factors with a wonderful, natural perfume?
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How to Put Together an Essential Oil First Aid Kit

Most people, frustrated with pharmaceuticals, are seeking alternatives like an essential oil first aid kit. Complementary treatments have been used for thousands of years. Acupuncture, herbs and chiropractic medicine are of some avenues from which people are seeking assistance in common issues. Another place where people look for help is in essential oils and aromatherapy. Most of us know that the ancient people used plants as traditional medicine, and in our modern world we have many choices. Essential oils can help support us physically, emotionally and spiritually to keep us balanced in our busy, stress-filled world. Because of this, a common question we get is “what essential oils should I have in my First Aid Kit?” Keep in mind, some essential oils do have safety concerns, which we will try to highlight.
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