There is so much to say about the “flower of constancy”. Its elegant aroma is fresh, green and sweet with a strong rose note. Its sweetness increases as it evaporates into the atmosphere. A strong oil that is also light and soft at the same time that eases mental stress and worries, while lifting the … Continue reading Geranium Essential Oil: Creating A Complete Balance
Growing up, I was fed the beauty myth that oily skin is bad. The cosmetics industry pushes the use of harsh, drying soaps and products that strip natural oils to help you get rid of shine. However, those natural oils actually help moisturize your skin. Washing them away can result in overly dry skin, rather than soft … Continue reading DIY Moisturizing Skin Serum
Too much exposure to UV sunlight can overwhelm the body's immune system, resulting in sunburn. Some essential oils contain compounds that reduce the symptoms of sunburn and promote healing.Many active ingredients found in essential oils have more than one positive regenerative, or protective effect. As most essential oils contain more than one active ingredient, many … Continue reading What Are the Best Essential Oils for Sunburn?
Anxiety refers to the mental and physical signs experienced in response to perceived danger. When events, people, or even our own thoughts threaten us, our bodies experience a physiological and mental arousal that helps us cope with the threat. Some of the physical and mental symptoms of anxiety—such as nausea, rapid breathing, and heart rate, … Continue reading Aromatherapy/Essential Oils for Anxiety
Apply a drop of this simple, inexpensive, and effective lotion to stop bleeding and prevent infection in the event of a razor nick. 4 teaspoons witch hazel lotion 13 drops lavender essential oil 7 drops geranium essential oil Put all the ingredients in a sterilized 1-ounce glass bottle with a tight-fitting lid. Shake well to … Continue reading Shave – Cut Lotion for Men and Women.
Nurturing Geranium and Rosehip Facial Cream This delicate cream features rosy scented, balancing geranium essential oil and sheer rosehip seed oil to create a nurturing cream that also serves as a natural makeup remover. Ingredients 1/2 ounce beeswax 3 ounces jojoba oil 1-ounce rosehip oil 3 ounces distilled water 36 drops geranium essential oil 30 drops carrot seed oil 30 drops lavender … Continue reading Nurturing Geranium and Rosehip Facial Cream.