Patchouli-Lavender Roll-on Perfume

Blending scents for perfume has been really fun. The possibilities are endless! I am going to share one of the blends I tried recently and really enjoyed. Here is what you will need for this project: Your carrier oil of choice (Eg. jojoba, grapeseed oil, avocado oil) Essential oils Roll-on perfume container (shown below)       All you…

Project & Blog Update

Since this blog is very new, I just wanted to add a quick update. Supplies are coming in, I am trying out recipes, adding my own spin on things, and generally having lots of fun with this. There are quite a few projects-in-process and drafts of posts that haven’t yet been completed. However, I do…

How to Make Your Own Aromatherapy Inhaler

Essential oils are powerful and each have their own chemical properties.  The oils, which are the “essence” of plants, are extracted from flowers, shrubs, grasses, roots, and herbs. The oils may be diluted for direct application to the skin, or they can be inhaled. Before we move on to creating inhalants with oils, I must stress again, even though this is not…

Recipe for a Lovely, Calming Tea (Think Aveda)

If you’ve been to an Aveda store or salon before, chances are that you’ve had one of their complementary cups of hot tea – one with a surprisingly sweet aftertaste. The soothing blend is also available for purchase and receives top customer ratings. A few months ago,  I asked to see the store’s container of the tea. The lady brought out a…