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Recently I was introduced to a really fabulous new carrier oil called Natal Mahogany (also called Mafura oil or Cape Mahogany).
The Natal Mahogany tree (Trichilia emetica) is a majestic hardwood tree, which can grow over 65 feet tall! The aromatic flowers are creamy and yellow, and the fruit is filled with bright red seeds full of rich oil. The aroma of the oil is rich, nutty and full of character. Read More
Most citrus oils contain at least 60% d-limonene. The largest amounts of d-Limonene (also known as (+)-limonene) are found in the citrus oils such as Grapefruit, Orange, Clementine, and Tangerine which contain amounts ranging from 80-95%. Lemon, Mandarin, and Tangelo oils contain amounts ranging from 65-80%.
Learn how research supports the benefits of using oils high in d-Limonene. Read more.
Having trouble brainstorming topics for your business blog? Consider scheduling topic ideas based on seasonality. For example, try writing about allergies or spring cleaning this month.
If you're struggling to associate topics with the time of year, take a look at what major stores are doing. They often follow an editorial calender of marketing that can easily be adapted to blog post ideas. (It's not cheating, it's just taking inspiration!)
Spend an hour or so writing down a few blog ideas for each month of the year. When you're stuck, you can go back to that list to pull ideas from.
Advanced Graduate Program
Mar 23-27, Apr 13-17, 2011
The 10-day Advanced Graduate Program is designed for Certified Aromatherapists who wish to continue their studies in an exciting group setting. During this professional-level program we will take an in-depth look at the chemistry, aroma and therapeutic uses of over 30 unique essential oils and more than 25 specific essential oil components, their structures, and therapeutic behaviors. Read MoreAromatherapy Certification Program in Ithaca
Jun 8-12, Jul 6-10, Aug 3-7, 2011
The Aromatherapy Certification Program is an intensive hands-on 15-day class is taught in three 5-day segments, over 3 months. The program prepares students to become professionally qualified in the therapeutic uses of essential oils. Students learn to confidently work with over 60 essential oils. Read More
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