How Essential Oils Are Made

Essential oils are a valuable addition to the alternative medicine field as well as a joy to have in most homes. They delight us with their complex natures and help us feel better when we are down, depressed, lacking in energy or have a headache. They can be purchased from different sources both local and […]

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Combining Essential Oils With Feng Shui For Your Best Health And Success

Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese method of arranging the things in your life and home in the most beneficial way to encourage the free flow of energy and create the most optimal environment for your health and well-being. It involves how you orient the furniture in your home as well as what items to […]

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Natural Flea Repellant From Essential Oils

Dogs and cats that spend any time outdoors in the warmer months can be plagued by fleas and ticks. While there are medications that are prescribed by veterinarians to combat these pests, they can be toxic to the animals that they are used on. They are made with harsh chemicals that can be harmful to cats and dogs kidneys and liver when used over a long period of time. Not only can the treatments be harmful for your pets, the residue left on the fur of the dog or cat can be toxic to family members that come into contact with the pets. Young children are especially susceptible to the toxic effects of these formulations because of their close proximity to the pets and the lower tolerance of their immune systems to chemicals.

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Aromatherapy For All Of Life’s Woes

Millions of people around the world have discovered that the natural world around us has everything that we human beings need to keep us happy, healthy and well balanced. Plants and their medicinal properties are like a whole universe that is yet to be discovered for all its intricacies and marvels.

As far back as we have recorded civilization, human beings have used different parts of plants to cure and treat most of the common maladies that afflicted them. From herbs that relieved everything from a stomachache to insanity and everything in between, plants have made a full circle from exclusive plant use, to modern medicine and now back to what we call alternative medicine. The fact is that plant extracts and derivatives are what all medicine is and has always been made of.

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Beat Stress With The Help Of Therapeutic Oils

Stress is a known killer in our society. It can be the underlying cause of heart disease, high blood pressure, suppressed immune system function and many other diseases and conditions. We are a nation of hurried, stressed overscheduled people that resort to quick fixes and fast food to get us through the days to the nights where we don’t even sleep well because of the effects that stress has had on our bodies.

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Making Your Own Skin Care Products With Essential Oils For Added Benefit

You don’t have to pay big bucks for name brand skin care products when you know a few basics about mixing up your own formulations. Using essential oils in the products that you create is a good way to customize them for whatever condition you want to treat as well as make them pleasurable and […]

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