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Vanilla Essential Oil – Absolute Oil

Vanilla Essential Oil – Absolute Oil

A vine-growing plant that is native to tropical climates, the Vanilla Plant is now sourced from various parts of the world including Mexico, South Africa, India, Central America, and South America. The plant grows a yellow flower with sleek leaves that are similar to that of an orchid. Once the flowers are finished blooming, long pods or “beans” grow on the plant which are dried after harvesting in order to make use of them. The history of the vanilla plant...
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Lemon Verbena Essential Oil

Lemon Verbena Essential Oil

Not really related to Lemon Essential Oil except for its lemony scent, Lemon Verbena Essential Oil is made from the leaves of the Lemon Verbena plant which is a part of the Verbena herb family.

Coffee Essential Oil

Coffee Essential Oil

Comforting and invigorating at the same time, Coffee Essential Oil is cold pressed or CO2 extracted from the beans of the coffee plant. The smell of a fresh pot of coffee brewing is such a great way to prompt wakefulness and a feeling of satisfaction, and with Coffee Essential Oil you don’t even have to be near a kitchen. Just pop a few drops into your diffuser or, if you’re really in need of a quick fix, open the bottle...
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Coconut Essential Oil – Fragrance Oil

Coconut Essential Oil – Fragrance Oil

There is nothing quite so reminiscent of tropical beaches and basking in the sunshine than the smell of coconut oil. While the parts of the coconut plant are not able to be extracted in order to be able to create a pure Coconut Essential Oil, the coconut fragrance can be created in an oil through natural or synthetic means. Although you might see advertisements for Coconut Essential Oil, because the extraction cannot be processed without chemicals, the result cannot be...
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Frankincense and Myrrh Essential Oil

Frankincense and Myrrh Essential Oil

Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh are traditionally regarded as the gifts that the three Wise Men, or Magi, brought to Jesus Christ from their home in the East. While gold continues to be a valuable gift, understanding the value of Frankincense and Myrrh may require a bit more research and understanding. And these substances are not just for use during the Christmas season! Frankincense and Myrrh are both substances that typically are found in a resinous form and they come from...
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Gardenia Essential Oil – Fragrance Oil

Gardenia Essential Oil – Fragrance Oil

I just love the fragrant scent of Gardenias in bloom! But sadly, they don’t grow in my region of the world. But it’s okay because I can get the same joy of these fragrant flowers by making use of Gardenia Oil. Reminiscent of walking in a garden in the morning light, Gardenias are a fragrant flower that is extremely delicate and grows in a small, evergreen bush from the Ruiacea family. Native to China but grown in various parts of...
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Fruit Essential Oils

Fruit Essential Oils

Essential Oils are made from the “essence” of various plants that grow all over in various regions of the earth. Fruit Essential Oils are particularly popular and are also quite useful for therapeutic purposes in addition to household use and aromatherapy. Use these fruit essential oils as a fragrant and purifying addition to household cleaning products, apply them to the skin for an added glow, or diffuse them into the air to offer a boost to the mood and clarity...
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Honeysuckle Essential Oil

Honeysuckle Essential Oil

Also referred to as “woodbine”, Honeysuckle is a flowering plant that is native to India, Japan and other places in eastern Asia. The plant grows as a woody, twining vine to about 8 feet with tubular flowers in colors ranging from orange to creamy yellow/white. Appearing in twos, Honeysuckle flowers are rather fragrant and their scent is extremely attractive to insects as well as humans! The plant also produces berries which are smallish, containing seeds, in a blackish-blue color. Throughout...
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10 Ways to Improve Your Life with an Essential Oil Diffuser

10 Ways to Improve Your Life with an Essential Oil Diffuser

Natural living manifests itself in many forms, including eating and drinking more natural foods, applying more natural products for body care and health, and using more natural products for household care and cleaning. One of the best ways to go about keeping the home healthy and cared for is by using an essential oil diffuser. Not only can these little gems help your family to fight off disease, boost energy, and increase productivity, they also smell great and provide an...
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Hops Essential Oil

Hops Essential Oil

About Hops Essential Oil Most famous for its contribution to the brewing of beer throughout the world, “hops” are the cones of the Humulus lupulus plant, which is a climbing variety that is mostly grown on the continent of Europe. However, its use in beer is purely for flavoring and misses out on the excellent nutritional and health benefits available from this exceptional plant. The essential oil extracted from Hops through steam distillation is used in aromatherapy. From the standpoint...
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