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April 27, 2017
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Essential Oil Spotlight: Dill

Dill essential oil is steam distilled from the Umbelliferae plant. It has antispasmodic, antibacterial, expectorant, and stimulant properties. The dill plant is mentioned in the Egyptian Papyrus of Ebers as far back as 1550 B.C. Roman gladiators rubbed dill onto … Continue reading

April 20, 2017
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Helping Hay Fever with Essential Oils

Springtime is beautiful. Nature is waking up from winter, blossoms are bursting open, and all things are growing. Unfortunately, seasonal allergies are flaring up too. Allergies are a damaging immune system response that can cause itching, swelling, runny nose, sneezing, … Continue reading

April 18, 2017
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Essential Oil Spotlight: Goldenrod

Goldenrod essential oil is steam distilled from the stems, leaves, and flowers of the Solidago canadensis plant. It has relaxing and calming properties. Traditionally, goldenrod has been used to treat ailments such as diphtheria, dyspepsia, hypertension, influenza, nervousness, respiratory mucous, tonsillitis, … Continue reading

April 4, 2017
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Aromatic Play Dough

This homemade dough is a great way to encourage your children’s creativity while also exposing them to the aromatic benefits of essential oils. Some great options are: lime for uplifting, lemon for clarity, lavender for calming, orange for energizing, grapefruit … Continue reading