Essential oils have been used for millennia as a means to boost the immune system and a natural way of disinfection due to their anti-viral and anti-bacterial properties. The Science Behind Essential Oils explains why and how they are effective. It also outlines that it was common that amongst the plague, herbalists and botanists seemed… Read More Coronavirus & Essential Oils
Hydrosols are the water leftover during the production of the essential oil. During the process of extraction of the oil, there is a separation between the oil and the water contained in the plant. That water is called Hydrosol and it’s very rich. Every liter of hydrosol contains 0,05 to 0,2mL (0,01-0,04%) of essential oil.… Read More What Are Hydrosols?
What is an Aromatic Spritzer? An Aromatic Spritzer is a combination of essential oils and water. Sometimes a dispersant is used to diffuse the essential oils within the water. What can I use an Aromatic Spritzer for? Aromatic spritzers can be used as: Room and air freshener Body sprays over which an aromatic blend will… Read More Aromatic Spritzers
The ferret is the domesticated form of the European polecat, a mammal belonging to the same genus as the weasel, Mustela of the family Mustelidae. They typically have brown, black, white, or mixed fur. After Chica’s treatment, I was contacted to help a ferret that suffered from extreme dryness in the skin and lack of… Read More How Essential Oils Cured a White Fur Ferret
The recipes used to treat the skin and the environment of Chica, from Chica’s Story are: Ingredients: Oregano Lemon doTERRA On Guard Lavender doTERRA fractionated coconut oil Note: all the oils used to treat Chica were doTERRA. It is important that you chose a brand of essential oils that you trust and that has quality,… Read More Recipes to Treat Pets Allergies
“Hi: I’m Chica! When I was still very young I started to have a lot of problems all over my body: pimples that would become wounds, paws would swell and they would become red and that was uncomfortable and made me feel pain. I had to do some exams to see what was going on… Read More Chica’s Story: how essential oils helped a dog with skin allergy!
One of the most common questions that I get is “can essential oils be used in animals?”. And the answer is: yes, they can! And not only can they be used as they should be used, because animals can get great benefits by the usage of essential oils. Just like for humans, the application of… Read More Interview with Veterinarian Joana Dias