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Category Archives: skin care

Must-Have Essential Oils for Summer Travel

My man and I recently got back from a trip to the Mendocino coast where we stayed in an adorable hideaway called Colt Cottage on a private bluff overlooking the ocean. … Continue reading

July 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Seasonal Essential Oil Workshops in Sacramento November & December 2013

We’ve just added three new essential oil classes to finish out the year! INTRO TO ESSENTIAL OILS: CREATING YOUR HOME APOTHECARY  Saturday, November 23rd 11:00 am to 1 pm Essential … Continue reading

November 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Five Effective & Inexpensive Anti-Aging Essential Oils

Before we get to these five fabulous oils, I want to quickly express how much fun it was at the Day on the Farm event at Soil Born Farms this month … Continue reading

May 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Scents and Sensuality: Oils for Romance

Ancient Egyptians, Romans and Greeks had rituals for wellness, as well as for love. Bathing in scented water was not only for cleansing the body, it was considered a ritual … Continue reading

February 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why Could Frankincense Be the Best Anti-Cancer Essential Oil?

This past June, I got to hear a lecture given by Dr. Mahmoud Suhail called “Frankincense Research — Unlocking the Secrets of a Precious Ancient Oil.”  Dr. Suhail shared his … Continue reading

October 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Healing Power of Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils

Happy Summer!! I’m back after a hiatus and have lots of juicy info to share! I’ve been with this essential oil company for nine years and have never been more … Continue reading

July 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

How to Heal Mosquito Bites

I’ve rediscovered my love for Purification after I received my new diffuser; it makes my home smell like a delicious insta-spa. But I’d forgotten about its healing properties until I was ambushed … Continue reading

May 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

I Heart Grapefruit Essential Oil

I mean, how succulent does that look? Now imagine it in its concentrated essence. The smell alone is uplifting. Especially in a bath. I even love adding a couple drops … Continue reading

February 26, 2011 · Leave a comment

Inspiring Blends, Nourishing Creams, & Fat-Burning Supplements Containing Frankincense

Frankincense is used in face creams to help repair damaged DNA, and supplements that help support the glandular and immune systems. Frankincense is also used in a wide variety of … Continue reading

December 11, 2010 · Leave a comment

Tis the Season: The Significance of Frankincense!

Earlier this year, Young Living founder Gary Young went on an incredible journey to retrace the legendary Frankincense Trail – the historical route from Oman to Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Jordan … Continue reading

December 4, 2010 · Leave a comment

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