Soothe Sore Feet with this Foot Soak Recipe!
Foot Soak for Sore and Tender Feet A foot soak is a soothing practice to incorporate into your self-care routine. Honestly, it is something people don’t do enough of, but once you get to it, there’s no stopping! Foot soaks can help soothe sore muscles, relieving aches and pains, while hydrating and nourishing the skin […]
Essential Oils For Your Hair Care: Growth + Shine
Essential Oils For Your Hair Care Essential oils can offer alternative and natural treatments for your hair health. There are a number of reasons why you should opt for natural hair care. Most commercial hair products contain harmful ingredients, such as paraffin oil, parabens, phthalates and synthetic fragrances that may disturb the pH of the […]
DIY Calendula and Turmeric Hand Balm
Calendula and Turmeric Hand Balm – Nature’s Remedies A calendula and turmeric hand balm is a simple and handy recipe to have at home, one that you could use for various ailments. Whether your skin is cracked and dry from winter’s havoc, or perhaps your kitchen clumsiness has gotten the best of you. This simple […]
Essential Oil Recipes for Anxiety Relief
Ease Anxiety with Aromatherapy Essential oils are powerful tools for anxiety relief. Existing pharmaceutical protocols for anxiety have its downfalls due to dependence and withdrawal effects that are attached to over-the-counter drugs. However, alternative and complementary therapies can offer safe solutions for relieving anxiety disorders (Malcolm, Benjamin J, and Kimberly Tallian, 2018) while also empowering the […]
Rosemary Essential Oil: Benefits + Recipes!
Rosemary Essential Oil: Uses + Benefits Long used for its fragrant culinary and medicinal purposes, rosemary essential oil is an invigorating aroma that has the ability to energise both the mind and body. It’s anti-oxidant, antimicrobial and stimulating properties make rosemary a multipurpose herb that can be harnessed for a variety of reasons. Whether it […]
Essential Oil Blends for New Beginnings
Essential Oils for New Beginnings Essential oil blends for new beginnings can be curated to uplift the mood, promote mental clarity, energy and focus. So, how exactly does this work? Realistically, essential oils won’t manifest new beginnings, but they sure can set you off on the right mindset and mood. They can help calm anxiety, […]
Self-Care Ideas for Your Lockdown: Tips n’ Tricks
Self-Care Ideas for Your Lockdown After a year of covid, it’s important to check-in with yourselves. How are you doing, comparing to how you started? Are you happy with where your life is at? What can you do about it? We’ve all fallen off track, one way or another, and that is completely okay. This […]
Turmeric Essential Oil: Benefits + Recipes
Uses and Benefits of Turmeric Essential Oil Native to Southwest Asia, turmeric has a long medicinal history in Chinese and Ayurvedic Medicines. Its most active component is curcumin, which exhibits a wide range of potent healing benefits. From anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, pain-relieving and immune strengthening actions. Turmeric shows promising results for the treatment of various conditions. Benefits of […]
DIY Diffuser Blends: Refresh Your Mind
Refresh Your Mind with Essential Oils Essential oils have been shown to be powerful allies for anti-depressant and anti-anxiety actions. After a long year, our bodies may be prone to fatigue and mental exhaustion. Harness the healing powers of essential oils to refresh your mind, energise your senses, clean and clear all unwanted emotions and […]
Essential Oil Recipes for Respiration: Breathe Easy
Just Breathe with Essential Oils Essential oils contain active ingredients that can help aid and strengthen the immune system and respiratory tract. Essential oils such as lavender, eucalyptus, ginger, myrrh, peppermint, thyme, clove bud, rosemary, bergamot and lemon exhibit antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, antiviral and antibacterial actions that may help decongest the sinus, opening the airways of […]
DIY Facial Serum For Your Skin’s Needs!
DIY Facial Serums – Do it Yourself. Crafting your own facial serums is an empowering act of putting your self-care in your own hands. The best part is – they are not so complicated to make! Whether you have dry, irritated, acne-prone, oily or mature skin, you can make your own skincare with just a […]
Time for Pine: Essential Oil Uses and Benefits
It’s Time for Pine Essential Oil Derived from the needles of the evergreen pine tree, pine oil is a fragrant and woody aromatic worth trying. A symbol of Christmas, longevity and good fortune, pine essential oil also has its uses in health and wellness. Pine Tree Essential Oil Uses & Benefits Anti-Inflammatory Pine contains anti-inflammatory […]