aromatherapy

10 Sweet uses of Orange Oil

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photo credit: flickr/No6, flickr/elwillo, flickr/vlitvinov, wild ridge design, healthy treat, aunty apples refinery 1. Place 2-3 drops of Orange oil to kitchen sponges and kitchen rags to help disinfect in between washes. 2. Mix 24 drops with 4-6 ounces of water in a spray bottle, shake and spray on houseplants to rid of plant pests. […]

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10 Helpful Uses of Eucalyptus

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photo credit: etsy, flickr, etsy Wounds: Eucalyptus essential oil is a good antiseptic owing to its germicidal properties. On its exposure to air, ozone is formed which is a well-known antiseptic. Hence eucalyptus oil is used for healing wounds, ulcers, burns, cuts, abrasions and sores. It is also effective on insect bites and stings. Soaps: […]

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10 Helpful Uses of Peppermint

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photo credit: Michaelwhay,  Etsy, Etsy, DrSwan Start your day off with a zip in your step and add a few drops of peppermint oil to your shower floor, this is sure to pick you up and open your eyes! Add 12 drops of peppermint oil per 1 ounce of skin care oil and massage aching muscles. Add […]

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12 uses for keeping calm with Lavender

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photo credits: cameron parkins, paula jeans garden, tom tolkien, cjewel, sophie’s favors Add 2-3 drops to your bath salts for a soothing magical bath and Relaaxxx… Add 12 drops per 1 oz of skin care oil for a relaxing massage. Add 9 drops to 3 tablespoons of water in a candle lamp diffuser. Place 2-3 drops […]

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