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Complete Guide to Homemade Organic Skin Care (part 2)


Posted in Skin Care on 11/15/19

DIY organic skin care for normal, mature, and sensitive skin! Make your own organic skin care using 100% pure, effective ingredients. In this post, I’ll take you step by step through which products you really need for a complete skin care routine (less than 5!), and which ingredients can help you customize a routine for your specific skin type. If your skin is normal, mature, or sensitive, you’re in the...

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Complete Guide to Homemade Organic Skin Care (part 1)


Posted in Skin Care on 11/15/19

DIY organic skin care for acne-prone, combination, and oily skin! Organic skin care “feeds” your skin. In this post, you’ll learn how to create organic skin care routines for acne-prone skin, combination skin, and oily skin. I’ll walk you through which organic skin care ingredients are best for your skin type to reduce acne and oiliness, balance complexion, calm redness, and irritation, restore suppleness, and reduce fine lines and wrinkles—all...

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The Rare Lemongrass Essential Oil that Doesn’t Irritate Skin!


Posted in Essential Oil, Health on 09/23/19

How to Use Lemongrass Essential Oil (+ a BIG caution to be aware of!) Lemongrass essential oil is one of our favorites for reducing unwanted microscopic “visitors” drawn to moist areas. These unwelcome guests like to “make themselves at home”. . . and can make things unpleasant for us! So we like to use lemongrass essential oil to keep these areas healthy—like damp shower stalls. Lemongrass tub and tile cleaners...

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This Distiller makes the Most Unique Lemongrass Essential Oil We’ve Ever Found!


Posted in Essential Oil on 09/23/19

Gurpreet is a biochemist, farmer, and distiller in India. His discovery changed the way we use lemongrass essential oil. At Team Aromatics, we’re excited about our new arrival of unique lemongrass essential oil! This is a variety of lemongrass essential oil we haven’t found anywhere else in the world, and we’ve been learning a lot from our friend Gurpreet—the farmer and distiller. Gurpreet has an amazing story! When he was...

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5 Ways to Use Lemongrass Essential Oil (that won’t irritate the skin!)


Posted in Essential Oil on 09/23/19

We love lemongrass essential oil because microbes don’t. Lemongrass essential oil is perfect for surface cleaners, bathroom cleaners, and skin care blends that reduce microbes and itchiness.  But we want to be very careful with the drop count of lemongrass in topical blends, because most lemongrass essential oil can cause skin irritation. (We want to relieve irritation, not cause it!) That’s because most lemongrass essential oil is rich in a...

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All About Arnica Oil: Heal, Relieve, Soothe


Posted in Carriers, Health, Safety on 07/31/19

A few years ago, a terrible forest fire raged through the mountains of Montana. Some of the Aromatics team were living in a cabin on that land, and the flames came terrifyingly close—within 100 yards of the cabin! The family was forced to evacuate to safety.

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How to Know if Your Essential Oils are Pure


Posted in Essential Oil, GC/MS, Safety on 07/25/19

What’s the best way to know if your essential oils are pure? Buy from transparent companies. When you’re using essential oils, safety has to come first. That holds true whether you’re a professional aromatherapist making therapeutic blends for clients, or you’re first learning how to diffuse essential oils in your home. Making sure your essential oils are 100% pure is a key aspect of safety. We love essential oils because...

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A Guide to Natural Bug Repellent with Essential Oils


Posted in Essential Oil, Health, Safety on 06/7/19

Learn all about how to repel insects naturally using essential oils! We love spending every last hazy, lazy moment of summer in the great outdoors . . . until a swarm of mosquitos sends us swatting and scrambling inside! When we need to send those pesky bugs a clear message they’re not invited to our party, we like to use essential oils to make natural bug repellent. This post will...

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6 Essential Oil Recipes for Men to Look and Feel Great


Posted in Uncategorized on 05/29/19

Use these amazing essential oils recipes for men to look and feel your best! At first, we were just going to use this post to share one of our favorite essential oil recipes for men, the Black Forest Solid Cologne. Then we decided to share a beard oil recipe, too. Then we remembered, we have a great DIY tattoo oil recipe and including that here felt like a natural next...

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DIY Natural Skin Care for Men: 3 Recipes for Healthy, Attractive Skin


Posted in Essential Oil on 05/21/19

Natural skin care for men that is easy, no-fuss, and healthy! This post teaches you how to make several natural skin care products for men you can use daily that don’t take a lot of time and go a long way toward maintaining the largest organ on your body: your skin. There’s no lotion or moisturizer on this list. No exfoliators or anti-aging blends. (We’ll share those recipes in others...

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