Peppermint Oil

Peppermint oil history is first noted in the oldest surviving medical text, the Ebers papyrus, and frequently mentioned in the Bible. Peppermint Oil History: The name ‘mint’ comes from the Latin mente, meaning ‘thought’ referring to the garlands of mint that were worn in early times to stimulate the minds and inspire clear thoughts. You…

Lavender Soap

Lavender soap using only 100% lavender essential oil from the true Lavendula angustifolia is rare and expensive. Lavendula angustifolia has the highest concentration of healing properties of all lavender species in cultivation or in the wild. Most soaps called “lavender” are not made with lavender oil but in fact are made with “lavendin,” such as…

Oil of Oregano Soap

Oil of oregano soap is a culmination of historical uses of oil of oregano. Oregano oil should not be confused with oregano herbs on your pizza as that is from a different plant entirely. There are two oregano plants that produce essential oils for aromatherapy and medicinal purposes, Origanum vulgare and Origanum compactum. The oregano…

Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy, a medical treatment using “smell therapy” of essential oils, with or without the combination of topical essential oil massage and /or ingestion of the same or different essential oils. The inhalation of essential oils has a profound effect on the brain’s hypothalamus and limbic system. Combining aromatherapy with essential oils massage benefits the mind…