Recipes: Diffuser

How to Use Eucalyptus Essential Oil

By Haley Ausserer

Eucalyptus is one of the most beloved and widely used essential oils. Therapeutically versatile, it can be used for:

– Opening and deepening your breath

– Boosting your immunity

– Enhancing the efficiency of your homemade cleaning products

– Clearing and energizing your mind, improving concentration

– Balancing your emotions

– Repelling insects

Eucalyptus is native to Australia and Tasmania, where its leaves were often smoked as a home remedy for difficult breathing.Read more

Balancing Vata In the Winter

By Lily Kardon

When it’s cold, dry and windy outside we can tend to feel anxious, scattered and chilly. In Ayurveda, this imbalance is referred to as “Vata.”

Vata imbalance often occurs in winter, alongside excessive sluggishness or Kapha imbalance which you can learn about here.Read more

Community Immunity: DIY Diffuser Blends for Clear Breathing

Diffusing essential oils is one of the best way to support wellness in your home or workplace. From the great conifers to humble garden herbs, plants produce molecules to protect the health of their communities. The aromatic compounds that help plants flourish in their native habitats also support our bodies to heal and thrive.Read more

RECIPES: How to Use Lavender Oil at Home

Lavender oil is universally beloved for its versatility and beautiful fragrance. Here are 5 ways to try at home:Read more

Meet our Peruvian Eco-Project

Moena Oil

Moena oil comes from a medicinal tree native to the Peruvian Amazon, a relative of the Brazilian Rosewood. Therapeutically, it cools and soothes irritated muscles and joints to create bodily comfort. With a grassy, green aroma, it relieves irritability and offers balance for both body and mind.… Read more

RECIPE: Liquid Sunshine Diffuser Blend

What You'll Need:

Orange essential oil - 3 drops

Grapefruit essential oil - 3 drops

Lemon essential oil - 2 drops

Bergamot essential oil - 2 drops… Read more

How to Use Diffusers & Essential Oils to Stay Cool!

Why We Love Diffusers & Essential Oils During the Summer…

 


Cooling Mist: All of our diffusers produce an aromatherapy infused mist that is both therapeutic and cooling.

Essential Oil Benefits: Depending on the oil that is being diffused, you can create an environment that is relaxing, uplifting and cooling to either the body or mind.Read more

RECIPE: Spring Cleaning Blend

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Spring Cleaning Blend
by Stephanie McCann

As winter begins shifting towards spring and the days grow longer, the natural world slowly awakens to a lively buzz of excitement. Similarly, we find ourselves emerging from the quietude and slumber of wintertime to greet the invigorating spirit of spring.… Read more

New! Legends Blend

We received so many customer requests for this blend — Floracopeia is delighted to finally offer Legends blend, a historically accurate version of “Thieves’ Vinegar,”which was used as protection from epidemics in the Middle Ages. Our proprietary blend has a pleasant, non-medicinal aroma that really works to support your immune system.… Read more

Top 8 Essential Oils for Meditation

Essential Oils and Natural Incense Resins are powerful tools for our meditation and spiritual practices. In addition to acting on the physical body to induce states of calm, essential oils and resins help still the mind so we can access higher experiences in our meditations and daily life.… Read more

Staff Favorites of 2013!

Conor’s Favorites:
I love to burn some palo santo wood chips when I get home from a busy day, as it helps me to transition and calm down. I’ve also been keeping some Hawaiian sandalwood oil in my pocket, and apply it once or twice a day as my fragrance of choice.… Read more

How to Use Essential Oils for Health and Healing

This blog post is inspired by David Crow’s article, How To Use Essential Oils Effectively. Essential Oils are a potent form of plant medicine, so it is always best to use caution and educate yourself on safe essential oil use before using essential oils.

 

Below are the 6 Best Ways to Use Essential Oils for Health and Healing:

1) Inhalations

This application is simple and can be done just about anywhere.… Read more

Diffusing Essential Oils For Health And Wellness During Flu Season

It’s that time of year…

Throughout the country, millions of people are struggling to protect themselves from the hardships of winter. The news is filled with flu season stories that can put everyone on edge. While it is important to be proactive, it is counterproductive to be fearful.… 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

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

Tulsi: The Best Diffuser Oil for Spring

There is no better essential oil to support wellbeing through the transition into spring than Tulsi Essential Oil. Tulsi, or Holy Basil, is renowned for its purifying effects on the air we breathe. In India, this sacred plant is grown outside of temples and surrounds the precious Taj Mahal in an effort to reduce the impact of pollution.… Read more