Oh my goodness y'all, I can't tell you how concerned I've been lately about the surge of companies that are selling "pure" essential oil, which is anything but. This week I've been following Dr. Robert Pappas of Essential Oil University, and his exposes of the fraudulent oil found at several major retailers. As a person… Continue reading Essential Oil Quality Matters
Essential oils are strong stuff! For almost all dermal applications (applications on the skin) diluting the oil with a carrier oil like fractionated coconut oil, jojoba oil, or almond oil is the safest bet. Essential oils are lipofilic, which means they LOVE oil. They are easily absorbed into the skin, and over time is you… Continue reading Essential Oils that May be Applied Undiluted
Essential oils in drinking water. This is a topic that draws a lot of controversy. When I started using essential oils, most voices I heard said that adding essential oils to drinking water was an unsafe practice. But then again, many other people seemed to love adding oils to their water. I even watched a… Continue reading Essential Oils in Drinking Water. Is it Safe?