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Can You Be Allergic To Essential Oils?

This is a hot topic in the world of aromatherapy. There are so many different opinions and ideas out there. Blogs cite information that doesn’t sound right. Often it isn’t. So let’s chat about essential oils and allergies, and allergic reactions. Can You Be Allergic To Essential Oils? Yes. However, true allergies are rare.  First of all, let’s get some basics out of the way. What is an allergy? It is

Essential Oils In The Belly Button: Is It For Real?

Essential Oils In The Belly Button: Is It For Real? Essential oils in the navel: someone posted about this recently and I’ve gotten an onslaught of questions about it. Is it for real? Short Version: Nope There isn’t much, if any, research about the efficacy of essential oils in the navel as a treatment for disease. And there isn’t any research about vegetable oils in the belly button as a

How To Use Cedarwood Oil

How To Use Cedarwood Oil There are many types of cedarwood: Atlas Cedarwood, Virginian Cedarwood, and Himalyan Cedarwood, Red Cedar Texas Cedar. It can be confusing. The brand of cedarwood I use is the Atlas version. People say that this oil is high in cedrol, but this incorrect. About Cedarwood Oil Atlas cedarwood, species name cedrus atlantica, is also called Morroccan Cedarwood or Atlantic Cedarwood. It is steam distilled from

How To Use Vitex Essential Oil

How To Use Vitex Essential Oil Vitex, also known as chaste tree or Monk’s pepper, is a woman’s best friend. ⁠ ⁠About Vitex Essential Oil The vitex essential oil {species vitex agnus-castus} is steam distilled from the leaves or seeds of the chaste tree. It’s actually a deciduous shrub native to the Mediterranean, central Asia, and some parts of India. ⁠ Back in the day, Greek physician Dioscorides recommended it