Davana essential oil is steam distilled from the leaves and flowers of the Artemisia pallens shrub. It is native to India, and has a very rich, sweet, fruity aroma. To me, it smells a touch like sweet alcohol. About Davana Essential Oil Davana is high in a ketone called cis-davanone, which is responsible for the sweet, fruity aroma. It is also high in Bicyclogermacrene and linalool. In studies, davana tested highly
How To Make Essential Oil Perfume So you’ve read about the dangers of fragrance and your perfume or cologne, but how do you ever ditch your signature scent? The one you’ve searched for for years and finally found. Your favourite scent you’ve been wearing forever? You make your own essential oil perfume with pure, organic, non-GMO essential oils. Fragrance is one of the worst consumer ingredients simply from the
Going Green: My Favourite Green Household Products It can be overwhelming to overhaul your home and transform to the green, and natural lifestyle, so I’ve created a list of my favourite green household products and what I recommend you use and have on hand to get started. First: How do you tackle the transformation? Do you just throw everything out and go buy all new things? In my case, yes!
Essential Oil Dilution + Carrier Oils One of the questions I get asked a lot is whether or not diluting essential oils is mandatory. It can be tough to decipher the skin care information on the internet, so here’s a quick guide. First, No Contrary to the Internet, it’s not mandatory to dilute essential oils. I have used essential oils neat (straight on my skin without carrier oil) since day
Green Cleaning: Making The Switch To A Cleaner House Cleaning our home with natural ingredients is no more difficult than cleaning our home with harsh chemicals. It’s easy to switch to green cleaning and it’s safer for our environment, our children, our pets, and our health. We don’t need bright blue cleaners or ones that melt our skin off! With all the science about harsh chemicals, what it does to