It Smells Like Christmas – Essential Oils to Make Your Home Feel Jolly and Festive

It Smells Like Christmas – Essential Oils to Make Your Home Feel Jolly and Festive

Christmas is a time of celebration, festivities, food, family, and friends. Pleasant memories from childhood are re-ignited with the aroma of Christmas cookies, pine trees or Christmas dinner cooking in the kitchen. With essential oils, you can evoke these memories while creating a joyous atmosphere during the holiday season. You can even sink into many recollections with a Holiday Bundle of different essential oils. Seasonal smells diffused through nebulizing technology, provide a consistent aroma throughout the day which subtly impacts our emotions and mood. This makes for an easy and ideal way to create a festive and positive environment. As...

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A Guide to the Top 10 Scents We Just Can’t Live Without

A Guide to the Top 10 Scents We Just Can’t Live Without

If you’re just getting started using essential oils, you may have noticed there is a vast array of options at your fingertips, encompassing hundreds of different scents available for multiple different wellness purposes. Even if you are familiar with scenting already, you may still feel a bit overwhelmed when trying to decide which aroma oil to try next. This is especially true now that the expanding popularity of diffusing has led to an increase in the number of essential oil products on the market. There are just more scents to choose from than ever before.  While there’s no harm in...

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Create a Mindful Travel Experience - Take Your Essential Oils and Diffuser With You on Vacation

Create a Mindful Travel Experience - Take Your Essential Oils and Diffuser With You on Vacation

With the holidays fast approaching, preparing to travel to visit family can be stressful. Staying in relatives’ homes is not always comfortable, and different climates, household pets and odd smells can add more stress to your travel plans. If you plan on spending the holidays in a hotel, strange odors from the carpet and draperies could make your stay uncomfortable. Taking an aromatherapy diffuser with you can ease some of the stress and make you feel more at home in the guest room or hotel room, creating a relaxing space to decompress from the festivities. An AromaCube®™ or an Aromini™...

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Morning, Day, or Night – the Scent Has to Be Right

Morning, Day, or Night – the Scent Has to Be Right

Did you know that your sense of smell varies over the course of a day? It’s true. Smell is an extremely important sense: it allows you to experience and enjoy the world around you and it also warns you of danger, such as spoiled food or a fire nearby. It’s also important for eating; just think about how bland food tastes when you have a cold and can’t smell what’s on your fork. It’s helpful to understand the way your sense of smell changes throughout the day because these changes can affect all of these capabilities. Although it isn’t exactly...

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A Brief History of Aromatherapy

A Brief History of Aromatherapy

We all have a friend who swears by the power of lavender and never leaves the house without a vial of peppermint oil. Aromatherapy has become popular in the last few decades thanks in part to the mainstream promotion of home scenting. More than a passive admiration for ambient fragrance, aromatherapy is an ancient medicinal art in which we use herbs, roots, flowers, and other plant-based raw materials to achieve mind and body wellness. It’s a practice that dates to long before its modern incarnation. What is Aromatherapy? Modern western medicine is a development that has come about within the...

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