1. Explaining Essential Oils- Vanilla

    Explaining Essential Oils- Vanilla

    Explaining Essential Oils- Vanilla

    Vanilla Oil

    Botanical Name: Vanilla planifolia

    What is it?

    Vanilla is made from vanilla beans. Vanilla extract is made by extracting the vanilla flavor with alcohol and is different from vanilla “essential oil” whi

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  2. Explaining Essential Oils- Clove Essential Oil

    Explaining Essential Oils- Clove Essential Oil

    Explaining Essential Oils- Clove Essential Oil

    Clove Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Syzygium aromaticum

    What is it?

    Clove essential oil is extracted from the dried flowers of the clove tree. It is used both in culinary dishes and also for medical

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  3. Explaining Essential Oils- Rose Essential Oil

    Explaining Essential Oils- Rose Essential Oil

    Explaining Essential Oils- Rose Essential Oil

    Rose Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Rosa

    What is it?

    Roses are arguably one of the most favored scents of all time, even dating back to the time of Shakespeare where he referenced roses in Romeo

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  4. Explaining Essential Oils- Thyme

    Explaining Essential Oils- Thyme

    Explaining Essential Oils- Thyme

    Thyme Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Thymus vulgaris

     

    What is it?

    Thyme is a perennial herb that has been used for centuries in various different cultures for culinary and medicinal uses. It is also a major source of nectar to honeybees.

    How can I use it?

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  5. Explaining Essential Oils- Sweet Orange

    Explaining Essential Oils- Sweet Orange

    Explaining Essential Oils- Sweet Orange

    Sweet Orange Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Citrus X sinensis

    What is it?

    Sweet orange essential oil is a cold pressed oil extracted from the rind of oranges. It is a favorite ingredient in many aromatherapy blends and can also be used as a food additive.

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  6. Explaining Essential Oils- Grapefruit Essential Oil

    Explaining Essential Oils- Grapefruit Essential Oil

    Explaining Essential Oils- Grapefruit Essential Oil

    Grapefruit Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Citrus paradisi

    What is it?

    Grapefruit is a citrus essential oil that is cold pressed. It has an energizing tropical scent that can be used both aromatically and topically and even in foods and beverages.  

    How can I use

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  7. Explaining Essential Oils- Cedarwood

    Explaining Essential Oils- Cedarwood

    Explaining Essential Oils- Cedarwood

    Cedarwood Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Cedrus atlantica

    What is it?

    Cedarwood essential oil is extracted from cedar trees and is an earthy smelling oil similar to sandalwood.

    How can I use it?

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  8. Explaining Essential Oils- Rosemary

    Explaining Essential Oils- Rosemary

     

    Explaining Essential Oils- Rosemary

    Rosemary Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Salvia rosmarinus

    What is it?

    Rosemary is an herb that is similar to oregano, thyme and basil. It is one of the most popular seasonings in Mediterranean culture and is one of the main ingredients

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  9. Explaining Essential Oils- Peppermint

    Explaining Essential Oils- Peppermint

    Explaining Essential Oils- Peppermint

    Peppermint Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Mentha × piperita

     

    What is it?

    Peppermint is categorized as a perennial herb. It gets its scientific name “Mentha” because of the Greek legend of a

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  10. Explaining Essential Oils- Lemongrass 

    Explaining Essential Oils- Lemongrass 

    Explaining Essential Oils- Lemongrass 

     

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