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Bergamot, Birch, Cassia, Cedarwood, Cinnamon Bark, Clove, Cooling Water Anti-Inflammatory Blend, Crystal Breath, Holiday Cheer, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint, Pine, Pink Flowers -

  It seems that for every season, there’s a scent. It’s not uncommon for us to associate various smells for events, loved ones and even different times of the year! For winter, there’s Peppermint, Holiday Cheer and Clove. For spring, there’s Jasmine, Pink Flowers and Crystal Breath, and for summer, there’s Cooling Water, Lavender and Lemon. However, for autumn, we’ve compiled the scents we best affiliate with the uncanny feelings we all associate with fall. Bergamot Bergamot is often associated with tea, as its ingredients can be found in certain blends, such as Earl Grey. Its scent contains many notes of...

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Back to School, Essential Oils, Eye of the Storm, Lavender, Natural Remedies, Nature's Fusions, Stress Relief, Ylang Ylang -

Going back to school means a lot of different things for a lot of different people. Some enjoy the thought of returning to classmates and an institution for learning, while others may dread the throes of homework and other academic expectations. Going back to school also means signing up for college classes or sending the kids off on their first day, but while feelings of dread or excitement may accompany the back-to-school process, it seems that stress is always present too. Here are some of our best essential oil recommendations for relieving back-to-school stress. Lavender Use Lavender’s pleasant and familiar...

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Cooling Water Anti-Inflammatory Blend, Cypress, Essential Oils, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Peppermint, Roman Chamomile -

Relaxation, fun in the sun and time with loved ones are vacation highlights. Unfortunately, those positive aspects are often accompanied by sunburns, sleepless nights and stress. To counteract these woes, we’re sharing 10 essential oil tips to help you make the most of your vacation time.   Reduce Stress Vacations can be wonderfully restorative, but they also can be stressful. The process of traveling (particularly in an airplane), packing and veering away from your normal schedule can be downright anxiety-inducing for some. By including essential oils such as Lavender, Eucalyptus, Peppermint and Roman Chamomile in your travel bag, you’ll be...

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DIY, Frankincense, Lavender, Lemon, Rosemary, Tea Tree -

Have you ever looked at the ingredients on your favorite cosmetic products? If so, you know that many contain dozens of unpronounceable chemicals and potentially harmful components. These DIY hair and makeup products include items you likely already have in your home. Let’s get started! Hair Mask Damaged hair can result from over-processing, overuse of hot tools (curling irons and straighteners), too much time in the sun, age and many other factors. This nourishing mask can help revive your tired strands and restore your hair to a healthier state. You’ll need: 5 drops Rosemary essential oil 5 drops Lavender essential...

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Essential Oils, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Roman Chamomile, Stress Relief -

Unfortunately, stress plays a significant role in most of our lives. Hectic schedules, technology overuse, lack of sleep and countless other factors contribute to our feeling burnt out, cranky and, well, stressed! Luckily, we’re sharing three essential oils that can help you feel the peace and relaxation you’ve been craving.   Roman Chamomile Roman chamomile essential oil has been used for centuries, and its use dates all the way back to ancient Egypt, where it was used to promote wellness. Today, there are many methods to relieve the painful effects of stress using Roman chamomile oil. Here are a few...

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