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Protection Kit for Summer and Beyond, Part 3: Basil

Third in a series on essential oils that will support, soothe, and promote your health so you can get on with the last hurrahs of summer, and head into fall confident, clear-headed, and healthy. We’ll cover TerraSheild, Purify, Lavender, Basil, and Helichrysum essential oils in this series. This post is on the benefits of Basil.

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Traveling Through Scent: Brunch in France

The long, bright summer days make many of us dream of travel to beautiful, exciting places. Brunching on a sun-bathed terrace by a field of waving lavender in the heart of the French countryside sounds so delightful. But the reality of travel is less picturesque. Paying hundreds for a ticket to fly for hours, finding pet sitters, rearranging your schedule, trying to get a passport, the list of travel stresses goes on and on.

In your favorite diffuser, add one drop of lavender and five drops of wild orange essential oil. The bright, invigorating orange and the sweet, uplifting lavender will help transport you to a more relaxing frame of mind. But before you jet off…

Essential oils for healthy

Web MD Article Says Essential Oils May Benefit Damaged Hair

Essential Oils May Benefit Damaged Hair (Please follow the links below to read the Web MD article in entirety.) In an article titled, “Wave Bye Bye to Damaged Hair,” Web MD looks at the benefits of using essential oils to improve the appearance of your hair, explaining that our love of freshly shampooed hair accompanied by the use (and over-use) of shampoos and …