The age-old mantra of eating 5 fruit and vegetables a day has been drummed into us from childhood. Packed with essential vitamins and minerals, the health and antioxidant benefits of ‘5-a-day’ are numerous, including boosting our immune systems. So, logic tells us that organic essential oils extracted and distilled from fruit and vegetables would naturally also offer many wellness benefits. It’s just nature’s way of keeping on giving. Why wouldn’t we take advantage of that?
Every traveller knows the joy and value of collecting travel memorabilia and holiday mementos; each item telling its own story about a place and its people. In the same way, trees, plants and herbs, when distilled, can conjure up the essence and healing powers of a place or a special experience. We have curated a unique collection oforganic essential oilsfrom around the world, taking you on an aromatherapy adventure as we celebrate the wonder of nature’s droplets.
It's Halloween - a time for haunted houses, spooky costumes and ghoulish candy. It’s also a time for trick-or-treaters, armed with carved pumpkins, to hit the eerie spider web covered streets. Hyped up on excitement, adrenalin and sugar, your little ones are likely to need some post-Halloween TLC, and organic child-friendly essential oils come to the rescue, sweeping in on an ‘aromatherapy broomstick.’ Read More
The crisp autumnal air, along with the russet and burnished hues of falling leaves, has fascinated and inspired writers and poets for centuries. Add pumpkin fields, cinnamon-spiced chai, hot apple cider, scarves and boots, and the romance of Fall has us all bewitched. We have taken our inspiration from the colors of Fall and translated those into our ‘arboretum’ of aromatic Fall essential oils selection to cozy up your life and help you slow down...just a little. Read More
Historically, the world of aromatherapy has generally held a more feminine appeal, with many guys underestimating the aromatic power and holistic health benefits of these pure droplets from nature. But, as aromatherapy gains influence in the arena of supplementary medicine, the natural rustic scents of essentials oils for guys are trending in the areas of male grooming, office productivity and overall wellbeing. Read More
From botanicals to succulents, the greenery of indoor plants is trending - for wellness and aesthetics. Not only do they bring the outdoors in, but they also transform any urban space into a sanctuary of relaxation. By making natural elements part of our everyday lives, we are likely to be more grounded and happy. So it makes sense thatorganic essential oils and indoor plants would be a holistic and winning combination. Read More
‘Mary, Mary, quite contrary, how does your garden grow?’ Mary’s 21st-century answer would beorganic essentials oils! Organic gardening and farming have grown into important options over many years and essential oils are a welcome addition to these discussions, offering a wonderful complement to sustainable potager gardens, herb gardens, veggie patches, fruit orchards and largescale farms. Read More
It’s back to school and your time is undoubtedly being spent shopping for stationery lists, book lists and extramural sports apparel. Adding organic essential oils to your shopping list may not seem an obvious necessity - but these powerful little droplets can help make the back-to-school transition just a little bit easier. Why not use nature to add a helping hand?
Your skin is the largest organ of your body, exposed not only to the elements but to daily wear and tear, so it needs some well-deserved TLC. What better way to pamper it -chemical- and synthetic-free - than with a naturalessential oil soap bar or invigorating scrub?
The magical combination of essentials oils and scented candles conjure up images of calm, serenity and tranquillity. The delicate and subtle aromas invite relaxation and mindfulness into any space. That is the reasonessential oil candles are trending - becoming a natural antidote to stressful and frantic lifestyles. Why not become a master perfumer and make your essential oil candles? Read More
The summer season is designed to get you moving - inviting you outside, waking up your muscles, and calling you to keep in step with the happy tune of nature! As an added bonus, Mother Nature is letting you in on a secret exercise tip: essential oils! Don’t underestimate the power these natural drops can have on your exercise regime (and you!) - taking you from one strength to the next! Read More
It’s that time of the year - the buzzin’ of the bees, summer camps, sandcastles, family road trips, pool parties and picnics. Who doesn’t love Summer? But let’s pause for just a second...there are some things about summer we don’t love:mosquito bites, insect stings and sunburn. That’s why we’re lovin’essential oils - your standby natural alternative to keep in the beach bag or travel bag.