Fall Floral Centerpiece and Essential Oils

Fall pumpkin floral centerpiece - essential oils keep the flowers looking fresh longer.A floral centerpiece is an elegant addition to any home. Whether the dining table or on a mantel, cut flowers are an excellent way to bring the outside inside. Unfortunately, fresh-cut flowers don’t last very long inside the house, especially during the fall and winter when the indoor heat seems to make them fade even faster.

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Happy Feet Foot Soak Recipe

Happy Feet Foot Soak recipeA foot soak is a perfect way to relax after a long, stressful day at work. Even after a vigorous workout, a soothing soak is a great way to rejuvenate. This recipe is a simple, yet effective way to get back on your feet. Just warm water, Epsom salt and Geranium, Lavender, Melaleuca, and Oregano essential oils. Continue reading “Happy Feet Foot Soak Recipe”

Essential Oils for Ear Health

Good Ear Health with Essential OilsChildren’s ear health can be a cause of concern for parents because ears can be temperamental, especially during the formative years. Children’s ears, like adult ears, are delicate and include several small structures that work together to help the brain process sound. doTERRA Lavender, Melaleuca, and Basal essential oils can contribute to keeping all ears healthy. Continue reading “Essential Oils for Ear Health”

After Sun Soothing Spray

After Sun Soothing SprayThis After Sun Soothing Spray is perfect for skin suffering from overexposure to the sun. The properties of Lavender, Melaleuca, and Peppermint Essential Oils make a perfect blend for soothing the skin. Summer and the outdoors go together. The Summer Sun is good, but too much exposure can cause irritation. Next time you deal with the discomfort of too much sun, try this after-sun soothing spray with essential oils. Continue reading “After Sun Soothing Spray”

Essential Oils and Flowers

Flowers last longer with the help of essential oilEssential oils are good for flowers, just like humans!  In fact, Melaleuca essential oil can help your flowers last longer! An arrangement of fresh-cut flowers always brightens the home, but cut flowers don’t last very long inside the house.  One day they’re beautiful, the next they’re headed to the trash. This flower water recipe can help flowers last longer.

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Melaleuca Essential Oil (Tea Tree Oil)

Melaleuca Essentail Oil comes from the Melaleuca leavesMelaleuca Essential Oil holds over 92 different compounds and almost limitless applications.  It is one of the most versatile essential oils.  Sometimes referred to “tea tree oil,” Melaleuca (Melaleuca alternifolia) is renowned for its cleansing and rejuvenating effect on the skin. Melaleuca is frequently used on occasional skin irritations to soothe the skin. When used in aromatherapy, the diffusion of Melaleuca helps purify and freshen the air. Continue reading “Melaleuca Essential Oil (Tea Tree Oil)”