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Do You Think Essential Oils Can’t Heal The Skin? Maybe I Can Change Your Mind… by Fran K. Patient Expert Posted Tue 29 Jun 2010 10:24pm Oil is a bit of a dirty word for me. I steer clear of most oils out of fear of a breakout .. which is why I’ve been completely dismissive of essential oils in the past. It wasn’t until learning from my ex that lavender oil magically clears up a mosquito bite itch in a couple of minutes (yes I tried this with great success many, many times), the ... Read on »
Lavender Essential Oil by Aroma Posted Sat 20 Sep 2008 12:55am Lavender can take much of the credit for the revival and interest in aromatherapy today. At different stages in history lavender has been valued for its impressive healing powers and it is these healing properties that make it one of our most important essential oils. Not only is it a natural antibiotic, antiseptic, ante-depressant, sedative a ... Read on »
The Essence of Miessence by Robin A. Posted Wed 12 Jan 2011 3:58pm Year: 1985 Setting: bathroom Who: Robin, aged 9 Materials: powder, lotion, water Procedure: Mix equal amounts powder, lotion, and water in a large bowl until it reaches a creamy consistency. Pour carefully into an empty bottle. Go show Mom and have her put some on. Result: Feeling like an amateur chemist and beauty jun ... Read on »
Sunburn Care With Lavender Essential Oil by Cascia T. Posted Mon 20 Jul 2009 10:19pm Sunburn can be very uncomfortable and is serious in the case of babies and infants, whose skin is thinner than an older child's or adults. Repeated sunburn in young children can lead to more serious skin problems in later life. Signs and symptoms of sunburn: -redness or pinkness of the skin -skin feels sore when touched -sometimes with ... Read on »
Essential Oil Of Beauty by estertey Patient Expert Posted Sun 11 Jan 2009 3:49pm I am waiting for the Essential Oils and some Natuarl Ingredients that I will use for my Shampoo and Conditioner. Our Lotion is also running out so I also ordered the ingredients. To share something about my Natural Beauty Products, I got the cosmetic bases from a supplier here in Canada. Their warehouse is about 20 minutes away from our house ... Read on »
Spring Cleaning Naturally with Essential Oils by Jennifer Nordin Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 13 Mar 2013 12:00am Cleaning with Essential Oils It can be daunting to live a healthier lifestyle, and one of the last areas you may think to change is your cleaning products. Most modern cleaning products require certain chemicals and surfactants (or cleansing agents) to make them work, and you should know what they are and their potential affects. It’s ... Read on »
Essential Oils for Travel by yourbodyneeds Posted Tue 21 May 2013 6:00pm Memorial Day weekend is around the corner and before you know it, summer will be here.  The travel season is fast approaching   Before you pack your bags and head out the door make sure you have essential oils on hand for your travels.  Weather you are traveling by car, plane, train or boat   essential oils  will come in handy for you and your ... Read on »
The Therapeutic Effects of Essential Oils by Veronica E. Patient Expert Posted Wed 05 May 2010 10:12pm Essential oils have been used for beauty and medicinal purposes for centuries. The practice of aromatherapy dates back before 1500BCE. Egyptians used them in cosmetics, wrapping mummies & embalming process. And essential oils such as frankincense and myrrh are mentioned in the Bible. Modern Aromatherapy began in 1910 when a French perfumer and ... Read on »
Daily Question: Are essential oils dangerous? by Nicki Z. Patient Expert Posted Wed 21 Sep 2011 3:45pm Dear Nicki, I looked at your blog and thought that it would be great if you could add some feedback on natural/essential oils. Just a thought! I could help … I’m an exclusive NATURAL/ORGANIC user when it comes to cosmetics!! -G Dear G, When we look at 18th century American women and laugh about how they applied pig fa ... Read on »
Is It Safe to Use Essential Oils During Pregnancy (Part 1 of 2) by Tera W. Patient Expert Posted Wed 03 Oct 2012 8:17am Raw Food Recipes Raw Food Health Green Smoothies Tera Tidbits Success Stories Natural Beauty Care Uncategorized Podcasts Raw Food for Families WISH Summit 3 Weight Loss Secrets Jenny Craig & Weight Watchers Don't Want You To Know H ... Read on »