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Essential Oil Safety Guidelines

Essential Oil Safety Guidelines
Essential oils are wonderful things with a great range of uses from treating colds to preventing hair loss and even helping with erectile dysfunction. And if you use your oils properly the risks involved with them are tiny. Having said that, there are some important essential oil safety guidelines you must follow in order to...

The Best Essential Oils For Menopause Symptoms

A woman using the best essential oils for menopause symptoms
One of the most effective natural ways of treating the symptoms of menopause is through the use of essential oils, so in this article I'm going take a look at some of the best essential oils for menopause and how to use them. What Is Menopause? Menopause is usually defined as the absence of menstrual periods for...

Basic Essential Oils Toolkit For Beginners

A basic essential oils toolkit
If you're just starting out learning about, and experimenting with, essential oils then the good news is that you don't need any sort of formal qualifications. As long as you take care and follow instructions you can start to enjoy the benefits of these wonderful natural oils straight away. One thing that you will need...

Essential Oils For Fertility

One of the areas where essential oils can be used with great success is to increase fertility. This is vitally important, indeed life-changing, for any woman who's struggling to conceive. So let's take a look at the best essential oils for fertility, and why they're so effective at boosting it... Fertility Problems It's estimated that around 4 babies are...

The Best Essential Oils for Warts

Warts often appear as circular shaped growths or bumps on various areas of the body. In some instances, these benign growths can be offensive, embarrassing and take time to remove. Fortunately, many people have had success using essential oils for warts. So let's take a closer look at what exactly warts are and the...

Essential oils for psoriasis

I've written about a variety of uses for essential oils in the past and one area that's particularly important to me, because my sister suffers from the condition, is the use of essential oils for psoriasis treatment. So in this article I'm going to cover some of the oils that work best for treating and relieving...

Essential Oils For Arthritis Pain

Essential Oils For Arthritis Pain
I've written about the best essential oils for gout previously, and in this article I'm going to take a look at using essential oils for arthritis pain relief in general. At some point in your life you will either have arthritis or you will know someone who does. It's a common and debilitating condition that...

Galbanum Essential Oil

Galbanum Essential Oil
Galbanum essential oil has long been very popular due to its effectiveness in treating a wide variety of conditions and ailments. And it has lots of other desirable properties too. The Galbanum plant is a perennial herb which contains ducts that exude resin. This resin is collected by making incisions in the roots of the plant. The...

Blue Tansy Essential Oil

Blue Tansy Essential Oil
Blue Tansy essential oil (Tanacetum annuum) is also known as Moroccan Chamomile. As its alternative name suggests, it originates from Morocco. It's extracted from the plant flowers via steam distillation. Blue Tansy has a lot of useful properties making it a great essential oil for a lot of situations. So let's take a look...

Essential Oils For ADHD

Essential Oils For ADHD
Parents of children with ADHD are constantly looking for ways to help their children. They want alternatives to medications that make their child groggy, drowsy, lose weight, or become zombies. Some parents are turning to the aroma therapy of essential oils for ADHD, and they are finding success. What Is ADHD? Attention deficit hyperactive disorder, or...

Essential Oil Storage – How To Store Essential Oils

Essential Oil Storage
The way you handle essential oil storage can have an impact on the lifespan of your oils. It's true that some essential oils such as patchouli oil have aromas that mature as they get older. But having said that, all essential oils, including patchouli, will gradually deteriorate and lose their therapeutic powers. And they'll...

Essential Oils for Allergies

The Best Essential Oils For Allergies
Allergy season can be a real problem for some people. It's not only an inconvenience, but it can be costly, too. Especially if several doctor's visits have to be made during the season. Instead of using medications that can often have unwanted side effects, there are some essential oils for allergies that can help...

An Introduction To Essential Oils

An Introduction To Essential Oils
Previously I've written about some of the many uses of essential oils but I've never really written about what they are and where they come from. And I've had a few messages requesting that I explain in a bit more detail. So here's my introduction to essential oils... What Are Essential Oils? Essential oils are natural oils...

The Best Essential Oils For Hair Growth / Hair Loss

The Best Essential Oils For Hair Growth / Loss
Hair loss is something that's nearly always associated with men, but it occurs in women as well. Indeed, a surprisingly large number of women are affected by it: it's a fact of life that affects almost 60 percent of all men and about 25 percent of women according to the American Hair Loss Association. And...

Essential Oils For Colds

The Best Essential Oils For Colds
Cold season is here. The weather is changing and our bodies are trying to get accustomed to the cold winter weather. You can use medicine and preventative measures to protect you from colds and coughs. But why not try something that has been around for centuries? Essential oils are great for fighting off an infection and...

Melrose Essential Oil

Melrose Essential Oil
Interest in natural medicine continues to grow. As it does so, both consumers and companies are looking in some unusual places for new treatments. This includes solutions for any number of health problems, from tooth decay to cancer. Essential Oils One place people are seeking new medicines is essential oils. These are a type of oil...

Essential Oils For Gout

The Best Essential Oils For Gout
Gout is an inflammation of your joints caused by having too much uric acid in your body. The crystal deposits from the uric acid stop lubrication of the joints. And this can then cause painful swelling. Gout flare ups can cause walking difficulties as well as pain in your hands, feet, legs, or arms. But some essential...

Essential Oils For Snoring

The Best Essential Oils For Snoring
Snoring is something that many of us deal with at some point in our lives. In fact, according to studies almost 60% of people say their partner snores. It can be our own snores that disrupt our sleep or those of a loved one. Whichever it is, there are ways to make sure you...