Tag: lemongrass

One of the easiest products to make in the kitchen, yet one of the most commonly bought off the shelves of pharmacies and beauty retailers (at a great expense) are salt or sugar scrubs. I adore the feeling of silky-soft skin, unblocked pores and a good exfoliation, and a salt-based scrub is by far your …

Melt soap base in the microwave or on the stove top. Add 30 drops Protector™ blend essential oil Stir thoroughly and pour into soap molds. Add dried herbs or flowers (optional). Wait 1 hour. Remove from mold. Go wash your hands already! Or gift your homemade soap and share the love—not the germs. ADDITIONAL FRESH …

Helps decrease inflammation and swelling, loosen tight muscles & soothe away pain. Cover with hot wash cloth after applying for that extra ahhhh! Ingredients: 1/2 cup coconut oil 1/4 cup grated beeswax 15 drops each of organic lemongrass and ginger essential oils Glass jar Directions: Add coconut oil and beeswax to jar. Place jar in …

Teresa spends a lot of time at the barn with her favorite horse, Fargo. She protects both herself and Fargo from pesky insects with Lemongrass essential oil. After every shower Teresa adds a couple drops of Lemongrass essential oil to her body lotion before applying. For Fargo, she places a couple drops in her hand …

A hugely underrated member of the five senses, your sense of smell has a powerful effect on your brain’s many functions. A combined study at the University of Cincinnati and Catholic University of America showed that smelling Peppermint essential oil enhanced alertness, focus, and concentration and according to a British study published in the International Journal of Neuroscience, …

It’s June and the bugs have arrived with the warm weather. Try using this tried and true plant-based ingredient to protect you and your family. Conventional bug repellants like DEET are insecticides based on chemicals used in warfare, and have been linked to nervous system disorders as well as seizures. (EPA). When you use essential oils, what you’re …