Five Best Essential Oils For Allergy Relief

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Allergies are on the rise, and not always restricted to the pollen season that heralds a sudden outbreak of hay fever. Respiratory allergies are the most common for the simple reason that we do not have much choice about what we inhale along with the air every time we draw in our breath. The fine dust, smoke, animal dander and pollen grains that enter our airway set forth a reaction that we experience as sneezing fits, runny nose and w...

Essential Oil Mirror Cleaner

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Cleaning products are among the most toxic substances that can be found in the average home. Most household cleaners are hazardous to your health and the environment. Instead use homemade natural cleaners that are simple, and are as effective as commercial brands.  Homemade cleaners are made from a variety of all natural products, such as essential oils and vinegar. Mirror Cleaner 8 oz Glass Spray Bottle   1/2 Cup Rubbing Al...

Leprechaun Sugar Scrub

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Are you feeling a little dull and gloomy? Maybe you need a little luck of the Irish to start your day off right.  Use this leprechaun sugar scrub to give your skin a fresh new glow. Peppermint Sugar Scrub 1/4 Cup Sugar 2 T Coconut Oil 4 Drops Peppermint Oil Green Food Coloring Mix all ingredients together and store in a glass jar.  Use as needed. Benefits of Peppermint Essential Oil Top 25 Peppermint Oil Uses Ready to st...

Essential Oils Can Make You Feel Happier And Healthier

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If you suffer from anxiety, depression, feel fatigued, or often experience aches and pains...adding essential oils can complement your wellness regimen to improve your symptoms making you feel happier. According to the University of Maryland Medical Center, "the therapeutic use of essential oils (also known as volatile oils) from plants (flowers, herbs, or trees)" can be used "for the improvement of physical, emotional, and spiritual we...

Itchy Dog Spray with Essential Oils

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While a dog may be scratching, itching and chewing because fleas are biting at him, he also could be scratching and itching because his skin is irritated and/or dry.  Allergens can cause itching in dogs.  Most often, itching is from a combination of dry skin, fleas, allergens and irritation. Essential oils are great at relieving all of these symptoms of itchy skin.  Itchy Dog Blend 5 drops lavender 5 drops&nbs...

Homemade Headache Remedies Using Four Basic Essential Oils

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Millions of people across the world suffer from headaches every day for a variety of reasons, and they’re often not sure what to blame! There are so many causes, which include stress, fatigue, allergies, hormones, nutritional deficiencies, constipation, poor posture, low blood sugar, and alcohol or drug consumption. Then, of course, there’s the wicked combination of a couple of those causes. If you suffe...

Dry Shampoo with Essential Oils

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Dry Shampoo with essential oils is an oil-absorbing powder that, when applied to hair, can soak up excess grease and dirt without getting your hair wet. ... A quick brush of dry shampoo can refresh hair after a workout, or allow you to go an extra day between hair washes. Dry Shampoo 1/4 cup aluminum-free baking soda  1/4 cup cornstarch or arrowroot powder 15 or more drops of any essential oil If you have dark hair, add a c...

Essential Oils For Emergency Preparedness

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What essential oils are important to have on hand in case of an emergency? Do you worry how you would deal with illness and pain if a doctor wasn’t immediately available? Knowing what your body needs, and having those needs available is something everyone should be prepared with in an emergency situation. Recommended essential oils for your emergency kit: Clove- for pain and toxins; relieves toothaches, headaches, and o...

Heart Bath Bombs

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What is a bath bomb? Bath bombs are hard-packed mixture of dry ingredients which effervesces when wet. They are used to add essential oils, scent, bubbles and color to bathwater. Bath bombs are a necessity when you are creating your own personal sanctuary of relaxation. Rose Scented Heart Bath Bombs 1/2 cup baking soda 1/2 cup citric acid 1/4 cup cornstarch pink food coloring ...

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