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Essential oils have been a popular alternative to more synthetic products manufactured on the market today. With consumers always looking for a trendy new product that promises to benefit their skincare routine, have you heard about hydrosols? Read More
Beauty businesses are usually started to solve a problem. Whether it's scenting your home, beauty with a purpose or soaps that perk you up in the shower. Fragrance is important in all these businesses and many more as it’s such a driving force behind a customer’s purchasing decision. The packaging and finished product are important too, but in most cases, you’ll find if a product smells good, it will win over the consumer. Read More
In Tokyo, Japan, there are companies that introduce different scents throughout the day. A lemony citrus scent is used in the morning helping to kick start and revitalise emotions. To reduce stress a rose geranium floral fragrance is introduced at midday. In most offices across the county, a coffee break of an afternoon is the best way to perk up for the tasks ahead. Cypress and woods are the aromas of choice in this Tokyo workplace throughout the afternoon to improve cerebral activity and enhance concentration. Read More
Essential oils are used to create a fragrance, combined with ethanol and water, this mix stabilises the blend and helps to disperse the small scent molecules into the air creating an aroma for the wearer we now know as perfume. Each oil is selected for its weight or specific gravity. Read More
There are plenty of essential oils that can be beneficial in hair care formulation. If you’re looking to add shine or strength, thicken or lighten, you may even want to treat dandruff and dry scalp. Essential oils have been used for centuries and are now a popular option for health-conscious consumers looking for more natural alternatives. Read More
The bible mentions Cedarwood as a source of both wisdom and protection. Today this is still true about the oil derived from the Cedarwood tree. Known to protect the scalp and skin from bacteria and environmental pollutants. Cedarwood essential oils anti-inflammatory benefits reduce redness and irritation. Read More
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Extracts are constantly growing in popularity. Skincare, bottled water and now even candles are proud to include the powerful benefits of native extracts. We take a look at some of the exciting extracts, their benefits and the reasons why you should include them in your formulations. Read More
We know the word oil and your face may not seem like the best mix, especially if you have skin that’s prone to breakouts. You might have sensitive skin and the thought of slathering your complexion in oil may seem like a strange concept. But we want to change your mind on using oils for your face. Read More
Doctors often prescribe topical steroids and immunosuppressants that are loaded with chemicals which can be effective, but in some cases can cause negative side effects. Herbs, plants and essential oils contain medicinal properties and have been used for centuries for various skin conditions. Read More
With the popularity of the use of sage in traditional herbal medicine, there have been recent studies that suggest sage oil from the salvia species, could be the natural option to help combat depression, obesity and diabetes. Read More