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ESSENTIAL OILS 101

  • Tea Tree 101

    May 3, 2018

    The basics: Tea Tree is definitely a distinct scent and it can be quite polarizing. It has a super earthy, herbal quality to it, as…

  • Sweet Orange 101

    April 23, 2018

    The basics: Sweet Orange is a super refreshing oil that smells like a glass of fresh OJ, which makes it an amazing scent to start…

  • Lemon 101

    April 4, 2018

    The basics: Our organic Lemon essential oil is cold-pressed from over 200 pounds of lemon rind. It’s a fresh, bright aroma that’s slightly sweet and…

  • Ylang Ylang 101

    March 10, 2018

    The basics: Ylang ylang—hard to pronounce, easy to love. Ylang ylang is a beautiful flower that makes a thick, almost sap-like essential oil. Given its potent…

  • Grapefruit 101

    February 1, 2018

    The basics: Pink Grapefruit is one of our favourite citrus oils—because it’s bright and refreshing without being too sweet. It blends beautifully with more woodsy…

  • Eucalyptus 101

    January 19, 2018

    The basics: 
    You probably know Eucalyptus best as the scent you smell at a spa. It’s often used in steam rooms to add an invigorating,…

  • Lavender 101

    December 27, 2017

    The basics: 
    Lavender is our most popular essential oil. Sourced from the high alpine fields of France, it has a clean and refreshing floral scent…

  • Peppermint 101

    December 6, 2017

    The basics: Peppermint has a long track record. It has been used around the world for its soothing and antimicrobial properties, dating as far back…

  • Bergamot 101

    November 15, 2017

    The basics: 

    Bergamot is derived from cold-pressing the rind of the fragrant Bergamot fruit, which looks like a combination of an orange and a lime….

  • Frankincense 101

    October 31, 2017

    The basics:
    Frankincense is a resinous oil that’s derived from tree sap. It’s been used for ages in traditional ceremonies (we’re talking biblical times) and…

  • Cedarwood 101

    October 12, 2017

    The basics:
    Cedarwood belongs to the woodsy family (surprise surprise!) and is known for its warm, comforting properties. You probably know it best as the…