Persephone’s Box of Beauty.

Whenever the beautiful Greek Goddesses feared that their beauty needed revitalizing, who did they turn to? Persephone, the compassionate Queen of the Underworld and Princess of Springtime, kept a box filled with beauty, which she would lend as needed. Ever generous, she'll help you fulfill your potential and dreams, too. A pretty box Dried flower … Continue reading Persephone’s Box of Beauty.

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Scalp Rescue!

Ingredients 2 ounces unscented massage cream 3 drops rose otto essential oil 5 drops sandalwood essential oil Directions Combine essential oils with a unscented cream. To damp hair -massage oil into the scalp and work through the strands, covering all hair completely. For long or thick hair, use 1-2 teaspoons of the oil mixture, and for fine or … Continue reading Scalp Rescue!

Aromatherapy Ylang – Ylang.

Cananga odorata   Ylang ylang is basically a tropical tree indigenous to Asia, especially Indonesia. The blossoms of this tree are used to prepare an essential oil that is widely used in manufacturing perfumes as well as in aromatherapy. The ylang-ylang essential oil is extracted by steam distilling the highly fragrant flowers of the tree. Ylang-ylang … Continue reading Aromatherapy Ylang – Ylang.

Aromatherapy Peppermint.

Menta Piperita Peppermint (botanical name Menta Piperita) is basically a hybrid plant - a cross between the spearmint and watermint. Although the herb is native to Europe, presently it is grown across the globe. This perennial herb possesses numerous therapeutic properties that were identified and used by the Indians, Egyptians and Chinese since the ancient times. In … Continue reading Aromatherapy Peppermint.

A Natural Antibiotic: Thyme Oil

Superbugs like methicillin - resistant Staphylococcus aureus {MRSA} are on the rise and, unfortunately, are becoming resistant to the drugs used to treat them. When faced with a microbial infection, using natural antibacterial agents may not only be more effective but also safe and risk-free. Apart from using spices like garlic, I recommend you try essential … Continue reading A Natural Antibiotic: Thyme Oil

Lemongrass Oil.

You may have tasted the refreshingly mild flavor of lemongrass, a herb that's commonly added to foods and beverages. But have you ever tried using lemongrass oil, an all-around herbal oil with many health benefits? Keep on reading to discover more about lemongrass oil. What Is Lemongrass Oil? Lemongrass (Cymbopogon) is a tall perennial plant … Continue reading Lemongrass Oil.

Cinnamon Leaf Oil.

Beyond its alluring fragrance and spicy-sweet flavor, cinnamon provides many  benefits for your health, such as its insulin-like effects, which can be useful for diabetics. But did you know that you can also get many of cinnamon’s health benefits by using cinnamon leaf oil? Here are facts worth knowing about this oil. What Is Cinnamon … Continue reading Cinnamon Leaf Oil.

Calendula Oil.

Marigold has much value today and in traditional cultures as a homeopathic remedy, but the oil extracted from the flowers, called calendula oil, is not far behind in providing benefits. Learn more about this oil distilled from the petals of the pot marigold or Calendula officinalis, and how you can harness its health and practical … Continue reading Calendula Oil.