Are Essential Oils Safe for Children?

Are Essential Oils Safe for Children? Dosage, Safety Tips and Useful Recipes

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If you’re an essential oil user, you already know they’re strong, concentrated substances. They can be helpful in various situations and that makes parents think about their little ones too. You want only what’s best for them, but for that you must know a few things. Are essential oils safe for children, or not? And […]

Juniper Essential Oil Uses and Benefits

Practical Juniper Essential Oil Uses and Benefits, Plus Blends

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Since ancient times, juniper was one of the first exploited plants for medicinal effects. Its antiseptic and antibacterial qualities were really strong. This made people use juniper extracts to ward off epidemics. Dioscoride would suggest juniper extracts for the treatment of coughs and urinary problems. Today, Juniper essential oil uses and benefits surpass the old […]

What is Cedarwood Oil Used For?

What is Cedarwood Oil Used For? 10 Practical Ideas plus Blends against Cellulite

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Cedar wood was the symbol of immortality among the ancient civilizations of the Middle East. This tree has the longest history and with good reason. The tree cannot rot because it’s rich in molecules that repel bugs and kill bacteria and viruses. Because of this, and its scent, Cedarwood makes a great essential oil. But […]

Essential Oils That Can Be Ingested

Essential Oils That Can Be Ingested, How They Work and Precaution Measures

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Today, essential oils are experiencing a renewed interest. People have used them and the herbs they’re extracted from for centuries. They were used for cosmetic purposes and health benefits. As popular as they’ve become, there’s also the inevitable issue of taking them internally. I will address the topic of essential oils that can be ingested […]

Is Vanilla an Essential Oil?

Is Vanilla an Essential Oil? 7 Uses and Tips on How to Make Your Own Vanilla Extract

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Vanilla is a very interesting plant, botanically and aesthetically. Besides their delicious flavor and scent, vanilla beans are a bit complicated to obtain. But it is not impossible. Vanilla beans have a lot of great virtues and properties. Except its uses in cooking and cosmetics, vanilla is also used in Aromatherapy. But is vanilla an […]

Essential Oils Not to Use during Pregnancy

What Essential Oils Not to Use during Pregnancy, Precautions and an Aid Kit for the Mother

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Pregnancy can be a huge event in a woman’s life. All those questions and body transformations, plus the anxiety and stress! It can be really overwhelming, especially since you can’t take medicines like you would normally. So you turn to essential oils. But do you know what essential oils not to use during pregnancy?   […]