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.
Posted in Carriers, Essential Oil on 02/3/19
Whether you're looking for a romantic evening, hoping to attract love, or just wanting to treat yourself to some well-deserved TLC, these essential oil recipes for Valentine's Day can help open up the heart and mind and encourage greater, deeper love. After all, all you need is love… and essential oils. We hope these recipes will help you create the perfect atmosphere this Valentine’s Day (or any day of the...
Posted in Carriers, Essential Oil, Hydrosol on 12/31/18
2018 was an exciting year for Aromatics International! The Sun Never Really Sets on the Aromatics Crop Thanks to you and your support, we were able to accomplish some truly exciting things here at Aromatics International during 2018. Just like our lavender field, we've been growing and blossoming and we have you, our incredible Aromatics community, to thank for it! Here are some of the amazing things that took...
Posted in Carriers, Cleaning, Health on 11/27/18
Vegetable Glycerin is versatile and has many benefits and uses! The surprising number of benefits and uses of vegetable glycerin make it an excellent choice to add to a variety of blends for your whole body. Vegetable glycerin’s ability to lock in moisture without clogging pores is just one of the many reasons it is popular for use in body-care products the world over. We are excited to tell you...
Posted in Carriers, Cleaning, Health, Safety on 10/19/18
Learn more about Castile Soap and how to incorporate it into your natural lifestyle Whenever we make soaps and cleansers, Castile soap is the first thing we reach for. In fact, as more and more people look for alternatives to commercially produced products that often contain synthetic chemicals, Castile soap is becoming an increasingly popular choice for a lot of folks in the DIY soap-making world, as it is all...
Posted in Carriers on 04/25/13
Palm Kernel Oil is a useful and versatile oil that is pressed from the nut of the African Oil Palm, Elaeis guineensis. It is used in a variety of products, from lotions and cosmetics to delicious (and calorie-rich) desserts. While called an "oil", unrefined virgin palm kernel oil is actually the consistency of butter at room temperature, making it an ideal base for body butters, soaps, and salves. In its purest form,...
Posted in Carriers on 01/9/12
1) Neroli Blossom Infused Jojoba - This oil perfectly conjures the smell of Neroli blossoms. As Neroli is a precious oil, this infusion provides a way to enjoy the benefits and aroma of amazing Neroli! Neroli Blossoms Neroli blossoms come from Egypt and a special absorbance process is used by our South African distiller with very low heat to infuse the Jojoba Oil. It has a beautiful Neroli aroma. The gentle floral, citrus...
Posted in Carriers, Essential Oil, Hydrosol on 07/15/10
This past weekend we went on a four-day horse pack trip into the Bob Marshall Wilderness area of Montana called the "Danaher". We covered about 45 miles. Essential Oil Bottles Not wanting to be parted with my essential oils for this length of time, I assembled a "Back Country Survival Kit". This kit includes: Mosquito repellent Allergy - Inhaler Pain & deep bruising relief Sore Muscle blend Sleep and Restless...
Posted in Carriers on 06/24/10
Kombo Butter (Pycnanthus anglensis) is produced from the seeds of a tropical tree calledÂ Pycnanthus angolensis, also known as "African nutmeg" and is harvested annually between December and April. Unrefined Kombo Butter It is a little-known butter that has many wonderful healing properties due to its high Myristoleic acid content used to treat pain in the muscles and joints. Myristoleic acid is also used for arthritis and gout. Kombo Butter comes from...