The Aromatic Apothecary

When Should You Use A Preservative In A Formula?

March 8, 2019

For your safety and maximum shelf life, it is best to add a preservative when you are making a formulation…

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What To Consider When Diluting Essential Oils

February 15, 2019

Using Dilution Charts vs Weighing Essential Oils I used to swear by essential oil dilution charts after finishing my basic…

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Addressing Pain with Phyto-Therapy: A Scientific Perspective

January 21, 2019

According to the National Institutes of Health, “pain affects more Americans than diabetes, heart disease and cancer combined” (1). Uncontrolled…

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Supporting Austism Spectrum Disorder with Phyto-Therapy

August 22, 2018

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) more commonly known as Autism, is actually a generalized terminology, associated with delayed brain developmental disorders.…

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Restore & Rejuvenate: Skin Healing Properties of the Lavenders

June 21, 2018

Just as there are many different types of lavender, there are many different uses of it, one of them being…

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Nourish & Repair Your Skin on the Go During Summer!

June 7, 2018

Summer has arrived and while we look forward to spending time outdoors, working in our gardens, and going on vacation,…

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Essential Oils: Finding Relief From Environmental Allergies

May 15, 2018

Every day we encounter environmental irritants and while many of us can continue through our lives without being affected by…

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3 Simple Ways To Use Himalayan Salt In Aromatic Therapies

April 27, 2018

Why Himalayan Salt? Himalayan salt has been found to contain a multitude of therapeutic benefits that support our bodies physically,…

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The Utilization of Aromatherapy in Hospice Settings

April 19, 2018

     Hospice is a Medicare, Medicaid (Medi-cal) or private insurance benefit that is available upon the written order of…

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Aromatherapy As An Adjunct Therapy For Sexual Assault and Rape Victims

April 17, 2018

Every 98 seconds, someone in the United States experiences sexual assault. (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network, 2018).  This daunting…

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