Breaking Down Citronella Essential Oil

Breaking Down Citronella Essential Oil

When you think of citronella oil, you probably think about pest control. Citronella is used in many pest control products, from sprays to candles. Citronella essential oil properties contain antibacterial, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory factors. The oil can also be used as an antidepressant, a diuretic and a fungicide. Because it has a clean, citrusy scent, … Read more…

Make Insect Repellent with these 10 Essential Oils

Make Insect Repellent with these 10 Essential Oils

The great outdoors can be refreshing and enticing. However, bugs can make going outside, especially in warm, humid weather, a frustrating and irritating experience. With disease-carrying mosquitoes out there, you may be especially interested in keeping the bugs at bay using an essential oil insect repellent.   However, many people don’t want to use harsh chemicals … Read more…

How to Use Essential Oils in Candles

How to Use Essential Oils in Candles

If you have a candle, or want to make a candle, you’ve come to the right place. Using essential oils with candles is a great idea to spice up your candles and your room without breaking the bank. The easiest way to get started using essential oils in candles is to place your essential oils … Read more…

Three Ways to Use Essential Oils During Labor

Three Ways to Use Essential Oils During Labor

Using essential oils during labor is a topic that is surprisingly controversial, but in reality, is reasonable depending on how you use them. If you are looking for the short answer. It’s yes. You can use essential oils during labor and further, during pregnancy. The key to using essential oils is moderation, especially when you … Read more…