Author: Floracopeia Staff

Thank You

Dear friends:

Thank you for your support throughout this dynamic, challenging and rewarding year. Thank you from everyone and everything that you have touched with your generosity, interest and kindness.

Thank you from the sandalwood trees of Hawaii and the palo santo trees of Ecuador, and the distillers that are working to regenerate their forests.… Read more

How To Make Your Own Natural Lip Gloss with Essential Oils

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

The Basics of Blending with Essential Oils

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?

Citrus_auranti_neroli_W_640x480 (1)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

How to Make Your Own Aromatherapy Bath Collection

Herbal remedies. Home aromatherapy products. Essential oil body products.

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

Favorite Essential Oils for Gift Making

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

Floracopeia: Small Business That Gives Big

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

Diffusing Essential Oils for Children

Aromatherapy Diffusers are a great tool for any parent to utilize to keep their family happy and healthy. There are many reasons why we would want to diffuse essential oils for children that I want to share with you.

We do whatever we can as parents to keep our kids healthy.… Read more

FlorAlchemy: Flower Essence Tinctures Formulated by Sara Crow

I am very pleased to announce that after about a year of working on the new FlorAlchemy Flower Essence Line that they are now ready for all of you.  This line represents a long journey for me in which I have been putting together many special ingredients, some from far away lands such as the island of Corsica. … Read more

Floracopeia: The Essence of a Successful and Sustainable Business is Relationship Cultivation

by Eric Cetnarski

Article published on triplepundit.com as part of the Lessons In Sustainable Business series by students at the Presidio Graduate School.

The Problem:

David Crow started Floracopeia in 2005 with a mission to introduce the public to the numerous medical and spiritual benefits of high quality essential oils.… Read more

Video: Watch David Crow Introduce The Nectar of Immortelle

This rejuvenative skin serum was discovered by David and Sara Crow on their tour of Corsica. Watch as David Crow introduces Floracopeia’s newest and most effective skin care product- The Nectar of Immortelle: Rejuvenative Skin Serum.

Praise for the Nectar of Immortelle from the Floracopeia Staff:

I have used many expensive skin care regimens over the years, but nothing revives my skin like a drop of Nectar of ImmortelleRead more

Discovering the Nectar of Immortelle

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

World’s Best Essential Oil: Helichrysum Essential Oil

Why are we calling Floracopeia’s wild Helichrysum the world’s #1 healing oil? Watch the video Below.

Buy The World’s Best Helichrysum Essential Oil Now

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: Helichrysum Essential Oil

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

The One Essential Oil That I Will Not Leave Home Without: Lavender Essential Oil

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

Surviving Back To School With Essential Oils

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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 Release of the Corsican Collection: Citsus (Rock Rose)

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

Why the Flowers Speak to Me

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

The Flower of Flowers: Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Ylang Ylang essential oil is distilled from the tropical flower, ylang ylang or Cananga odorata. The name ylang ylang means “flower of flowers” and it is no wonder since the aroma is exquisitely floral. If ever there was a fragrance of heaven on earth it is ylang ylang.… Read more

Floracopeia’s Collection of Frankincense Essential Oils and Frankincense Resins

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Frankincense resin and Frankincense essential oil have been key ingredients in both the sacred rituals and daily life of many cultures. Used as Incense to elevate the spirit and promote wellbeing, frankincense resin supports health with each fragrant breath. Frankincense essential oils, distilled from frankincense resin, offer a powerful yet gentle remedy for many health conditions, while simultaneously drawing the mind to higher, more meditative states.… Read more