Save 15% off Frankincense Hydrosol thru Thur Oct 13th.
If you are reading this post, you probably already understand the value of using botanicals for health, beauty, and hopefully, ritual practice. Today we’re digging into one of my favorite facial toners: frankincense hydrosol.
For thousands of years frankincense has been a mainstay in temples, synagogues and churches alike, being used in sacred ceremony and temple offerings.… Read more
You know that Floracopeia’s essential oils are irresistible when a perfect stranger follows you through the aisles of a bookstore just to ask which perfume you are wearing.
This is exactly what happened to me. On a lazy Sunday morning, I was strolling mindlessly through the aisles of Barnes and Nobles accompanied by my son.… Read more
The love affair with aromatic and medicinal substances of oily texture smeared on the body has ancient origins. Although the word anoint has been part of the English language only since c. 1303 A.D., historical records show human beings engaged in the act of either anointing or being anointed since the times of Ancient Egypt.… Read more
Every country in every part of the world has its botanical treasures, the greatest of which are so important to the society that they become pillars of the culture. Palo Santo is one such medicine. It’s healing powers are so numerous that it has served as a panacea for areas of South America for centuries.… Read more
In the midst of the breakdown of many old and obsolete systems mirrored in the social unrest so prevalent these days there is a growing movement that recognizes the importance of plants not just for food and medicine but for the quality of connection to ourselves that comes with interacting and stewarding the land we live on.… Read more
Out of all of the healing powers that essential oils possess, perhaps their most well known and common benefit is immune enhancement and protection. Almost all essential oils have some degree of immune protectant power. In fact, an essential oil can be considered the immune system of the plant and serves to protect it from contagion and disease.… Read more
If you are not familiar with John Douillard, let me introduce him to you…
He is one of the western world’s most prolific teachers of Ayurveda, he has authored over fifteen books, CD’s and DVD’s, including The Three Season Diet; Body, Mind and Sport; and Perfect Health for Kids.… Read more
How hundreds of Floracopeia customers are giving their lovers 5,000 Valentine’s roses:
Consider this….It takes 1,400,000 handpicked rose blossoms to produce just 35 ounces of rose oil. It takes 40,000 blossoms to make 1 ounce of oil. It takes 67 blossoms to make 1 drop of oil (600 drops in an ounce).… Read more