There are a lot of kids in my family. I have 3 sisters, and between them, they have given me 8 wonderful nieces and nephews. I have a son and a daughter myself. The holidays are a hectic, chaotic and joyous occasion in my family. We are blessed to all live in the same small town. … Read more
This week we have shared some easy to make gift ideas, but one question you might have is: how do I come up with my own aromatherapy essential oil blend?
There are many ways to develop a blend, and here is one simple method to create custom essential oil blends for perfumery or making natural products.… Read more
There are so many ways to use essential oils! One of my favorite ways is to incorporate them into my personal care routine. Making your own personal care products with simple ingredients and essential oils is an easy way to ensure your skin care is natural and perfectly tailored to your tastes.… Read more
It’s that time of year, where the weekends are set aside for making Holiday Gifts.
I love making gifts with essential oils and in this week I will be sharing some Do-It-Yourself videos and recipes that you can use to make your own special gifts.
To get us started I would like to share my favorite essential oils for gift making- on their own they are amazing and well-loved oils, and together these oils offer you limitless combinations!… Read more
First Impressions speak volumes.
My first impression of Floracopeia oils, when I met them years ago, was that they were connected to the lands from which the oils came. These were oils made from plants grown in their optimal environment, where they could meet their full potential, under the conditions that Mother Nature intended.… Read more
by Eric Cetnarski
Article published on triplepundit.com as part of the Lessons In Sustainable Business series by students at the Presidio Graduate School.
Sometimes one finds the most incredible treasures in the most unexpected places. In this case, the treasure was off a highway running along the southern coast of Corsica, down a steep and rutted dirt road where cars could not pass without fear of being stranded at the bottom of the ravine, across a small creek, a moderate walk through the forest and then a stroll across an open plateau overlooking fields of helichrysum and beautiful valleys.… Read more
Why are we calling Floracopeia’s wild Helichrysum the world’s #1 healing oil? Watch the video Below.
There are few aromatic treasures as rare and potent as this. We receive extremely limited shipments of this sought-after oil once a year, and it often sells out within a week.… Read more
Immortelle by David Crow
(From Beloved Plants)
“How did immortelle come to have its name?” I was once asked.
I don’t know. I don’t want to know. I would prefer to avoid what botanists and historians and linguists might have to say or postulate; I would rather not search for archaic herbal lore that would lead to stories about Napoleon’s infatuation with the perfumed landscape of his Corsican home and other such tiresome and probably inaccurate anecdotes.… Read more
Lavender essential oil is an aromatherapy favorite, as it has an extensive list of uses and an aroma that appeals to almost everyone. For most of us, it is the first essential oil we experience, and for good reason! Lavender is gentle enough to use with children and the elderly, and effective enough to provide deep healing for the mind, body and spirit.… Read more
Watch as David Crow introduces the Unique Medicinal Oils from Corsica.
Going back to school is an exciting and stressful time for school-aged children and those who love and care for them. That is why I always bring my essential oils into our Back To School survival routine! As the parent of two special-needs children, age 11 and 12, I have endured the joys and trials of back to school time since my daughter was 3.… Read more
The first time I met Cistus oil was many years ago. I used it a few times in some experimental perfume blends and was impressed with its depth, richness and intriguing complexity. After that I put the vial away and forgot about it; when I opened the drawer many years later and took out the oil its fragrance was as full and intense as when I had last smelled it.… Read more
I was first introduced to flower essences over seventeen years ago. I still marvel at what happened during my first year of using them. With the help of the flowers, I was able to overcome some significant deep-seated and painful challenges I was experiencing at the time; it was then that I really took notice of how powerful flower essences can be.… Read more