Tag: Citrus oils

Nov 10

How Essential Oils are Extracted from Plants and other Scent-able Things

The process of extracting essential oils from plants and other scent-able things is accomplished in a variety of ways.  Probably the most common means of acquiring these essential oils is by distillation.  For those of you that are unfamiliar with this process, it is quite simple.  The plant that the oil is being extracted from …

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Nov 09

Aromatherapy’s Role in an Easier Pregnancy

Pregnancy is both a wonderful time and an also a time for stress and apprehension.  Aromas have a powerful effect on our bodies and can influence our emotional state.  Aromatherapy roughly translates as “treatment with scents.”  It is the practice of using essential oils as a therapy to go with the program your doctor has …

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