Oils, Dilutants, and Emulsifiers- Oh My!

There are no affiliate links in this post. Any links to specific companies or products are simply for the reader’s benefit. I receive no compensation. In my last post, I briefly touched on why dilution is necessary when using essential oils topically (find my beginner’s guide here). Proper dilution is your first step in protecting… Continue reading Oils, Dilutants, and Emulsifiers- Oh My!

Essential Oils & Aromatherapy: A Beginner’s Guide

Caitlyn Malone, Clinical Aromatherapist I have to say, that title has a nice ring to it! And I’m so excited to say that title will very soon be my reality, since I have recently enrolled in Heart of Herbs’ Master Clinical Aromatherapy course. This 650 hour course is about as close as I can come… Continue reading Essential Oils & Aromatherapy: A Beginner’s Guide

My Year Without Facebook: A Story of Mental Health

Facebook has the potential to do great good. We have the opportunity to connect with like-minded strangers, reconnect with long lost family and old friends, and share in the positive aspects of humanity on a large scale. Facebook also has the potential to do great harm. The ability to hide behind a keyboard gives people… Continue reading My Year Without Facebook: A Story of Mental Health