By Stephanie McCann
Many of the herbs we use as medicine today have long traditions spanning back thousands of years, but sometimes their uses seem a bit superstitious and outdated. Although folklore has provided us with great direction in understanding the benefits of various plants, modern science is beginning to confirm the merits of these historical uses.… Read more
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
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
As part of our value of education, Floracopeia has been compiling a collection of Do It Yourself educational videos over the past few years. We have shared some of these videos with you through our Essence of the Season Celebration and our Community Immunity Project, and now we want to make this full library accessible to you.… 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
The air we breathe has a major impact on our health and wellbeing. Studies show that the air in our homes contains toxins and microbes that negatively impact our immune systems functioning. With winter weather driving those of us in the Northern Hemisphere inside, we need to bring our attention to the quality of our indoor air and focus on what we can do to improve it.… Read more
These days we are so overwhelmed with chemical exposure that it is essential to keep our homes as chemical free as possible, especially with the rise in reported allergies and chemical sensitivities.
Instead of using toxic cleansers to clean your home, you can make aromatic natural cleansers that can safely and effectively clean your home.… Read more