August 18, 2021
How to safely add essential oils into your everyday products
Fragranced consumer products such as personal care products, air fresheners, and home cleaning supplies emit air pollutants that affect indoor air quality as well as personal health and wellbeing. Studies have proven that fragranced products have been associated with a number of health effects including asthma attacks, migraine headaches, neurological problems, and contact dermatitis. This is because the term “fragrance” listed on a product ingredient list can hide a complex mixture of chemicals that brands do not have to disclose.
July 28, 2021
Essential Oil Blend for Skincare & Skincare Recipes
Essential oils in ancient beauty rituals date back centuries. However, they continue to become increasingly popular as people seek out safe, non-toxic and natural skincare options. The popularity of these powerful healers stems from their ability to calm irritated skin, reduce signs of aging, improve acneic or scarred skin, and promote hydration for a clear and radiant complexion.
May 03, 2021
April 09, 2020
Go wash your hands already!
Or gift your homemade soap and share the love—not the germs.
January 31, 2018
Whether you are an expert or a beginner, using a good yoga mat spray is important. Over time your yoga mat can start to accumulate germs, bacteria and fungus which can lead to athlete's foot, plantar warts, and even ringworm. Keeping your yoga mat clean and germ free is a must.
Our Organic Protector™ Essential Oil Blend has germ-fighting and antiseptic qualities to help prevent infection and combat infections. We’ve created a DIY yoga mat spray with this protective blend to keep your mat clean so you can stay healthy and focus on the healing benefits of yoga.
June 26, 2017
A great way to use Protector is on your hands. When you are on the go, it isn’t always convenient to wash—try this all-natural hand sanitizer made with Protector oil for that extra level of protection.
DIY Protector Hand Sanitizer:
July 11, 2016
Essential oils work quite well in the laundry, not just for their aromas, but for cleaning benefits as well. Just add 8-15 drops of your favorite essential oils per cap of unscented liquid detergent or 3-5 drops to the rinse cycle.
Citrus essential oils do very well with laundry because of their ability to help fight grease, stains and odor. Try our Citrus Glow™ Blend for your workout clothes (then hang to dry for maximum benefit). To disinfectant pet laundry, and kitchen towels, add the power of ourProtector™ Blend.
June 05, 2016
Setting aside alone time to de-stress and unwind can be challenging. But allowing our bodies (and minds!) time to rest and rid themselves of toxins is essential to staying healthy.
One of the easiest and most relaxing ways is through a detox bath. Using essential oils, which provide antioxidant, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory benefits, along with some common household items can help flush impurities from the body.
June 05, 2016
It’s June and the bugs have arrived with the warm weather. Try using this tried and true plant-based ingredient to protect you and your family.
Lemongrass works to repel a variety of pests. The scent of lemongrass essential oil is one of our favorites, but thankfully it’s not a favorite scent of most bugs.