Essential Oil Allies: Angelica Root | New York Institute of Aromatic Studies

Angelica root essential oil is obtained from the cleaned and dried fleshy roots of Angelica archangelica (Apiacaeae (Carrot) family). This herb favors temperate climates in the Northern hemisphere and may often be found growing near rivers and moist-shady areas as it prefers cool, damp soil. Angelica is a biennial, like most plants classified in the Apiaceae family, … Continue reading Essential Oil Allies: Angelica Root | New York Institute of Aromatic Studies

Ayurvedic Aromatherapy for Dogs | New York Institute of Aromatic Studies

When I began formally training for my Ayurvedic Holistic Health Counselor certification, I was the proud pet parent of a very cute and lovable, but highly anxious and aggressive dog, Lulu. She was definitely a country dog living in the big city and besides a lot of exercises, there wasn’t much I could do to … Continue reading Ayurvedic Aromatherapy for Dogs | New York Institute of Aromatic Studies