Bergamot is one of my favourite essential oils. (Anything with a citrus scent (or taste) gets my attention.) The oil is cold pressed from the almost ripe rind of the Bergamot orange – (Citrus bergamia … [Read more...]
Using Essential Oils with Antiseptic Properties
These articles reflect the use of essential oils with antiseptic properties.
A little Petitgrain trivia: The name Petitgrain (or originally petit grain) is a French translation of 'little grains'. Originally the essential oil was extracted from tiny, unripe oranges that … [Read more...]
A little trivia about Oregano Oregano is a member of the mint family and is a bushy, perennial herb. Although it is native to Europe, it can also be found in many other areas around the world. … [Read more...]
A little trivia about Rosemary Rosemary is a member of the mint family and has a woodsy, evergreen scent with hints of citrus. Its leaves resemble flat pine needs with a silver stripe down the … [Read more...]
Ginger is one of my favourite oils and I also use the actual ginger root every day in cooking and in my tea. I love the lemony taste and the little bit of “zing” it adds to things. Remember, as a … [Read more...]