Essential Oils… What are Essential Oils? Essential oils are the natural concentrated oils extracted from plant material. How are they obtained? The majority of essential oils are obtained by either distillation or manually aka cold-pressed. Distillation: The most common oils are extracted by distillation. Cold-pressed: Citrus oil where the oils are found in the peel are normally cold-pressed or manually extracted. Other extraction methods: Solvent extraction and Florasols extraction are two other way that essential oils are extracted using other liquids to extract the oils from the plant material. Dilution This is one thing that I can’t say enough. The most important thing you will learn from thisRead More →

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Clove Essential Oil.. What can it do for you? Clove essential oil has been used medicinally for over 2,000 years. The oil has been used by the Greeks and Romans as well as in ancient chinese culture. It is known to have major benefits for oral care and used as an ingredient for toothpaste, mouthwash, and breath freshener. Cloves originated in Indonesia and Madagascar. They are found in the flowers of the evergreen tree. The flowers contain a bud which is known as a clove aka Eugenia caryophyllata. The buds are picked off the flower and are completely dried. Once the buds are dry they are ground up intoRead More →