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THESE ARE ANECDOTAL REPORTS AND AS FAR AS WE KNOW THEY HAVE NOT BEEN VERIFIED. THEY ARE JUST SMALL SAMPLES OF THE MANY REPORTS WE GET TO HEAR OF.  THERE ARE MANY OTHER VERIFIED REPORTS OF THE ADVERSE EFFECTS OF USING THE WRONG ESSENTIAL OILS OR INAPPROPRIATE USE OF ESSENTIAL OILS IN THE DERMATOLOGY AND TOXICOLOGY LITERATURE.

Essential Oils for Hormone Balancing and Overall Wellness

Recently our board has had huge volumes of calls asking about hormone balancing and overall wellness with essential oil uses, particularly people who are being told by their distributors to use Rosemary  essential oil for balancing the hormones. They have also been...

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Train your nose to identify odor molecules

Although some plants have many species, one way of identifying the species is by continuously smelling various species of the plant and the oils. Example : Eucalyptus has a very popular species with camphor and menthol components, called Eucalyptus globulus, often...

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Mother’s Day Bath Salt Recipe

1cup Fine Himalayan salts 1/4 cup fine lavender flowers 10 drops lavender essential oils 10 drops rose essential oil Mix and put.into a fancy jar with a.beautiful ribbon and you may want to add a small hand towel as a good to mom.on mothers day. Enjoy! Here is an...

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Essential Oil Skin Photosensitivity in the Summer Sun

  With summer fast approaching we have to become aware of the citrus essential oils that can become photosensitizing in the sunlight or UV rays. One very important essential oil to become aware of in the summer sun is Bergamot essential oil. F.C.F. grade bergamot...

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Chocolate Citrus Body Scrub

Ladies who love chocolate. Enjoy your Easter with a refreshing chocolate  /citrus body scrub: 2 tablespoons organic Virgin coconut 2 tablespoons cocoa powder Three tablespoons baking soda I0 drops grapefruit essential oil 5 drops bergamot FCF essential oil Mix well...

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Do Essential Oils Absorb Through the Skin

    Currently we seem to be getting an enormous amount of enquiries regarding the skin absorption of essential oils and their clinical properties. Especially when marketers are promoting the essential oils as having disease fighting properties when the oils...

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