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May 03, 2020

Spikenard (Nardostachys jatamansi)

I love Spikenard. It's amazing and complex chemistry make Spikenard extremely versatile. I see this oil as an all round cure-all that I can't live without

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Jan 25, 2019


I just love the smell of Patchouli. Some people say it is a hippy smell. I like to think it is more of a free spirit smell. I use it all the time in my

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Jan 10, 2017

Rosemary Essential Oil - Therapeutic And Fantastic For Skin And Hair Care.

Discover rosemary essential oil and its wonderful stimulating, uplifting and rejuvenating properties. Good for using in massage blends for aching muscles.

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Jan 09, 2017

Patchouli Essential Oil. An Exotic Scent And Fabulous Skincare Properties.

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Patchouli essential oil. Whether you love it or hate it discover its wonderfully versatile properties! Great for skincare, personal hygiene and aromatherapy diffusers.

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Jan 08, 2017

Juniper Essential Oil. Discover Its properties And Uses In Aromatherapy.

Juniper essential oil is wonderful for detoxing your system both physically and emotionally. It is often used in aromatherapy to help calm nerves and relieve anxiety.

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Jan 07, 2017

The Heart Chakra. Which Essential Oils Will benefit Your Love Centre.

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The heart chakra governs self-worth. Find out which aromatherapy essential oils are best for balancing the love of self and aligning the fourth chakra.

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Jul 04, 2016


Brilliant for treating psoriasis, I blend it with Lavender and Rose Geranium to relieve the itching, stress and sleeplessness this condition causes.

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May 07, 2016

Lavender oil & Lemon oil

I combine 3 drops per 100 ml of Lavender and 2 drops per 100 ml of Lemon Oil to freshen the air in my home and I love to smell it as it is coming out of

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Mar 09, 2016

Lemongrass Essential Oil - Refreshing and Rejuvenating.

Discover lemongrass essential oil and its benefits for your circulatory system. Find out its uses and how to enjoy the sweet, lemony, citrus aroma and be revitalised in body, mind and soul!

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Mar 01, 2016


I use it in my baths, or as bath salt gifts! I apply a drop to each wrist when I feel too happy or excited. It helps me sleep and relax when I do meditation

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Oct 06, 2015


When I inhale Cedarwood, I sigh with relief. I love that it is calming not only to muscles, but to the respiratory system, intestines, heart and nerves.

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Jul 29, 2015


Lemongrass is so versatile from oily skin to cleaning the commode. Love it in a diffuser or to keep the no-sees away. I have very little room on my sailboat

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Jun 27, 2015

Patchouli Essential Oil

I didn't know it was also used for depression and I had been feeling very low lately. I had put some oil on my face and loved the smell and hours later

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Jun 20, 2015


I'm new to essential oils and, to be honest, I'm a huge skeptic and really thought I'd only use them for making my house smell nice even though that would

Continue reading "Frankincense"

Feb 20, 2015

Chamomile Essential Oil. How Its Therapeutic Properties Will Benefit You.

Chamomile essential oil is calming, soothing and anti-inflammatory. This aromatherapy oil is good to use with children, pre-menstrual tension and for relaxing massages.

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