MARKET REPORT APRIL 2019

The following report contains updates on the current trends in production and availability of the most in-demand Essential Oils, Carrier Oils, and Raw Materials sourced from around the globe. Cardamom Oil In India, Cardamom is harvested from October to February. The flooding in south India last year led to unfavorable growing conditions as well as … Continue reading MARKET REPORT APRIL 2019

What Are Carrier Oils? Benefits and Uses

WHAT ARE CARRIER OILS? Carrier Oils have been used since the time of ancient Greece and Rome when aromatic oils were used in massages, baths, cosmetics, and medicinal applications. In the 1950s, Marguerite Maury, the first person to use individually prescribed combinations of essential oils for the individual’s desired therapeutic benefits, began diluting essential oils … Continue reading What Are Carrier Oils? Benefits and Uses

Market Report August 2018 {Essential Oils, Carrier Oils, Raw Materials}

The following report contains updates on the current trends in production and availability of the most in-demand Essential Oils, Carrier Oils, and Raw Materials sourced from around the globe. Patchouli Oil In Indonesia, the Patchouli supply has decreased, and the next yield is expected to be lower. It is currently an ideal time to make … Continue reading Market Report August 2018 {Essential Oils, Carrier Oils, Raw Materials}

Market Report July 2018 {Essential Oils, Carrier Oils, Raw Materials}

The following report contains updates on the current trends in production and availability of the most in-demand Essential Oils, Carrier Oils, and Raw Materials sourced from around the globe.   Mint (Mentha Arvensis & Menthol Oils) In India, the main growing region for Mint is expected to experience a normal Monsoon season; however, there has … Continue reading Market Report July 2018 {Essential Oils, Carrier Oils, Raw Materials}

The Heat: Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke/Sunstroke

The symptoms of heat exhaustion or heatstroke can start slowly and appear innocent, but this is a potentially dangerous situation, especially among the young and elderly. A person might feel dizzy, faint, nauseous, or drowsy. They might be confused or disoriented, have a headache, fever, rapid heartbeat, or hyperventilation. A temperature over 104 degrees F … Continue reading The Heat: Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke/Sunstroke

DIY Moisturizing Skin Serum

Growing up, I was fed the beauty myth that oily skin is bad. The cosmetics industry pushes the use of harsh, drying soaps and products that strip natural oils to help you get rid of shine. However, those natural oils actually help moisturize your skin. Washing them away can result in overly dry skin, rather than soft … Continue reading DIY Moisturizing Skin Serum