1. Explaining Essential Oils- Lemon

    Explaining Essential Oils- Lemon

    Explaining Essential Oils- Lemon

    Lemon Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Citrus Limon

    What is it?

    Lemon essential oil is made from extracting the oils lemon rinds by using a cold-press. It is a favored among essential oil users because it is natural, inexpensive and has a wide variety of uses.

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  2. Explaining Essential Oils- Patchouli

    Explaining Essential Oils- Patchouli

    Explaining Essential Oils- Patchouli

    Patchouli Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Pogostemon cablin

    What is it?

    Patchouli is a perennial herb with pastel pink flowers that is typically found in the tropical regions of Asia. Patchouli essential oil is made by extracting through steam distillation of dried leaves.

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  3. Explaining Essential Oils- Ginger

    Explaining Essential Oils- Ginger

    Explaining Essential Oils- Ginger

    Ginger Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Zingiber officinale

    What is it?

    Ginger Essential Oil is extracted from the roots of the Zingiber officinale herb. It is named after the Greek term “zingiberis” which means “ho

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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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.

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  8. 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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  9. 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.  

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  10. 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.

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