Patchouli Essential Oil

Patchouli Essential Oil is extracted from the dried leaves or flowers of Pogostemon Patchouli from the botanical family of Lamiaceae or Labiatae (mint). This perennial herb has fragrant large and furry leaves, grows about 3 feet high, and has purple tinged white flowers. Patchouli is one of the top 10 used Essential Oils worldwide. Patchouli…

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…