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Essential Oils for Allergies

Essential Oils for Allergies

Seasonal allergies such as hay fever can be extremely annoying at best, and debilitating at their worst. Often the symptoms of allergies include itchy eyes, runny nose, stuffed nasal passages, and even difficulty breathing. Other allergy sufferers may find that various symptoms (breakouts, rashes, cough, etc.) are created when they are exposed to certain substances—allergens. Using essential oils for allergies in your life may help to combat these symptoms, or even stop the allergic reactions before they start.

Edens Garden Essential Oils Reviews

Edens Garden Essential Oils Reviews

Taking a look at the companies who provide essential oils is an important part of understanding the sources of the oils that we use. This feature discusses Edens Garden Essential Oil and what they have to offer customers in the way of not only the actual oils, but also customer care.

Essential Oil Roller Bottles

Essential Oil Roller Bottles

Before I tell you all about the benefits of essential oil roller bottles, I want to provide a little background information first. Essential oils are not really new, but you may have just recently heard about them as they have certainly gained popularity in the west over recent years. However, people all over the world have been using the strength and power of the essence of plants throughout history for natural health and healing—particularly prior to the development of pharmaceuticals....
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Essential Oil Brands

Essential Oil Brands

When deciding which essential oils to use, it is helpful to understand the qualities of the best essential oils. A combination of high quality and low price are both important aspects of rating various essential oil brands.  All of the recommended brands here sell 100% pure essential oils that are not cut with carrier oils, unless specifically noted for certain high end blends. All companies package their oils in dark glass bottles for product stability.

Nag Champa Essential Oil – Fragrance Oil

Nag Champa Essential Oil – Fragrance Oil

Derived from an absolutely beautiful flower that grows in bunches, Nag Champa Essential Oil / Fragrance Oil works extremely well to lift the mood and has other properties as well. Its traditional uses in India include soap, perfume oil, incense, candles, and personal care products. It first became popular in the western world in the 1960s when introduced by the hippies of that generation. Many species of flowers are referred to as “Champa” in India including Magnolia champaca, Plumeria rubra,...
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Floral Essential Oils

Floral Essential Oils

Essential Oils may be made from various parts of the plant, such as stems, roots, bark, and flowers. Floral Essential Oils are extracted from a variety of flowering plants. Other categories of essential oils include woody, citrus, herbaceous, camphoraceous, spicy, resinous, and earthy. However, the scent of floral essential oils is one of the favorites, particularly for women. Floral Family Essential Oils Those essential oils that belong to the floral family include Chamomile, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Neroli, Rose, and Ylang-Ylang. All...
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Mango Essential Oil – Fragrance Oil

Mango Essential Oil – Fragrance Oil

The mango fruit carries with it a great many healthy properties when eaten, with various vitamins, minerals, and fatty acids that are essential for building a healthy system. Not only that, but mango also has an amazing scent to go along with those great health benefits! Sometimes referred to as the “king of the fruits’, mangoes grow on trees in tropical climates, native to South Asia, from the Anacardiaceae plant family. Many people are discovering the powerful benefits of the...
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Peach Essential Oil – Fragrance Oil

Peach Essential Oil – Fragrance Oil

“It’s just peachy!” is a term used to say that something everything is going quite well. As a fruit, the peach is a well-loved food that offers a juicy experience that is as healthy to eat as it is tasty. Traditionally, people love to make peaches into yummy desserts such as pies or cobblers, enjoying the taste of ripeness throughout the hot months of the summer. Using Peach Oil is a great way to introduce the powerful, comforting scent of...
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Oakmoss Essential Oil

Oakmoss Essential Oil

Oakmoss is found in various forest locations, a lichen growing on the trunks and branches of oak trees, as well as other deciduous trees. The moss is greenish, a bit slimy, and filled with sought after properties. Particularly because of its fixative properties, this oil is quite useful in the fragrance industry. Oakmoss oil is a dark brown oil with a medium consistency that offers a scent that is woodsy and is considered to be quite sensual and earthy. Native...
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Verbena Essential Oil

Verbena Essential Oil

Typically referred to as Lemon Verbena, the plant used to create Verbena Essential Oil is a deciduous shrub which is native to South America. The plant is between 5 and 16 feet tall and grows purple, tubular flowers in clusters and the whole plant smell distinctly of lemon. The oil is actually extracted from the leaves of the plant through the steam distillation process, resulting in a green, fresh scent that has a top note which is fruity and floral....
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