The English Aromatherapist

Oct
09

Essential Oils and Cancer

Essential oils and cancer

I’m fully aware this is a controversial and emotive subject, so I’m going to try and make this post as balanced and succinct as possible.

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Oct
01

Essential Oil Sprays

Water based aromatherapy sprays with essential oils

So, let’s talk about water-based products and preservatives!

 

I’m aware this is a subject that gets a LOT of attention, and it’s certainly been extensively discussed online. That said, I thought it would be useful to collate some of the best tips and resources in one place.

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Sep
24

Essential Oil Skeptics

Essential oil skeptics

Let’s face it, at some point you’ll come up against an aromatherapy skeptic.

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Sep
05

Essential Oil Labels

What to look out for on essential oil labels

It’s not always easy to assess whether an essential oil brand can be trusted. I’ve talked about this before in 10 Ways to Spot Fake Essential Oils and Is This Brand OK?

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Aug
22

Essential Oils and Lagom

Essential oils and lagom

In 2016, we had Hygge – a Danish term that’s all about cosiness and finding happiness in the small, everyday pleasures of life (read more about Hygge here)

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Aug
21

Lavender + Tea Tree Oil = Breasts?

Does Lavender Cause Breast Growth

Earlier this year, essential oils hit the headlines when it was reported that using lavender and tea tree oil could cause breast growth in young boys.

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Aug
14

Essential Oils in the Bible – really…?

Essential oils in the Bible

Let’s discuss the issue of essential oils in the Bible.

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Aug
09

Why Nasty Comments Don’t Bother Me

Why Nasty Comments Don't Bother Me

Opinions…everyone’s got one, right?

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Aug
09

DIY Essential Oil Slime

DIY Essential Oil Slime Recipe

Slime: it’s the hit of 2018

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Aug
03

Essential Oils Contain Chemicals

Essential oils contain chemicals

I recently wrote about the “chemicals debate” in an article about using essential oils as cleaning products.

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