TAG: Fragrance

Make Your Own Natural Fragrance

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More than a pleasant stimulant for the nasal cavities, what permeates from natural perfumes is a superior quality that surpasses the novel romanticism of  a more glamorous era. Certainly, scents are the strongest provocateurs of memories. But they can be better used to define your present self. Rather than clinging to pungent residues in search of a past comfort, let your fragrance carry you forward, allowing that scent to herald loud your arrival before you’ve even stepped foot into a room as its lightly wafting bouquet proceeds you. Natural scents are additionally desirable due to their accessibility, which allows you… read more

Top Ten Essential Oils and Their Health Benefits

Top Ten Essential Oils

Instead of spraying the air with pollutants found in air-fresheners, try burning some essential oils instead. Not only do they smell beautiful, they can have physical and emotional health benefits. Lavender Relaxing, and also useful in treating wounds, burns, and skin care. Helps to balance hormones. Can be an antidepressant. Peppermint Useful in treating headaches and muscle aches. Great for indigestion and flatulence.This is antispasmodic. This also aids in dissolving kidney and gallbladder stones. Can be used as inhalation for people with colds. Eucalyptus This is also helpful in nervous system functions and respiratory problems, such as coughs, colds, and asthma. Boosts… read more

Shampoo Dilemma

Shampoo dilemma

Is your shampoo killing you? It’s an outlandish thought but one that actually demands your attention. There could be some ingredients in shampoos that cause you harm and should be avoided as much as possible. Sodium Lauryl Sulphate (SLS) and Sodium Laureth Sulphate (SLES) create the foam we are generally used to when engaging in the shampoo experience. The fact is these chemicals are closely related to compounds you find in heavy duty cleaners and degreases and have been linked to eye damage, depression, diarrhea, and severe skin irritation. DEA’s are a hormone disruptor and linked to kidney failure and… read more