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Frankincense essential oil is obtained from the hardened oleo-gum resin collected from Boswellia carterii or related species found in the Boswellia family. The genus Boswellia comprises of approximately 23 species, but only about 6 of these exude oleo-gum resin that yields frankincense oil with the beautiful, classical fragrance we are familiar with.
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Article by Geoff Lyth | Profiles - Essential Oils | Tags: , , , , , , , | Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 - 2:12

Usually when you want to create a soothing, relaxing atmosphere in the house, lighting up a burner or plugging in a vaporizer is the preferred option. But it is not always possible to use a burner in some locations, so having alternative techniques to diffuse your essential oils can come in really handy.
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Article by Geoff Lyth | About Aromatherapy | Tags: , , | Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 - 8:29

Nothing beats soaking in a nice warm bath at the end of a hectic, stressful day. And nothing beats the legendary power of lavender essential oil when you want to soothe, unwind and restore your mind and body. It is these properties, plus the appeal of its refreshing aroma that makes it the most popular essential oil used in aromatherapy today.
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Article by David Howell | New Products | Tags: , , , , , , | Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 - 11:18

Stress is part of normal life for everyone today, and there seems to be no escape from it. Bizarrely, research has shown that some stress is actually beneficial because we all need a certain amount of stress to stimulate us and add excitement to our lives. On the other hand, too much stress can have a seriously damaging effect on our physical and emotional well being if it continues for too long. Read more…

Article by Sue Charles | Mind and Body | Tags: , , , | Sunday, November 6th, 2011 - 6:29

Stress is the curse of living in modern times and it seems almost impossible to escape from. And despite what some people might say to the contrary, just about everyone suffers from stress at some point during a typical working day. The problem is, if we experience stress continually it can take a heavy toll on our mind, body and spirit.

In recent studies experts have determined that heart disease is linked to anger, and irritability is linked to mental stress. Too much stress can cause the blood flow to the heart to become restricted (cardiac ischemia) which can lead to a heart attack. Read more…

Article by Geoff Lyth | Mind and Body | Tags: , , , , | Thursday, September 8th, 2011 - 7:32

Enjoy a totally relaxing experience with this innovative and advanced ultrasonic aroma diffuser that incorporates a mini humidifier, ionizer, air purifier and a beautiful rotating-coloured mood light to create the perfect soothing ambience wherever you use it. This powerful combination of leading edge technology, the built-in soft mood lighting, and of course, therapeutic essential oils ensures the ultimate relaxing experience.
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Article by David Howell | New Products | Tags: , , , | Monday, June 13th, 2011 - 8:18

Christmas is a special time of the year for the joy and intangible magic that fills the Season of Goodwill. It is experienced in the delightful decorations, glorious get-togethers with family and friends, and the sheer feeling of joy you get from giving and receiving gifts. It is also a special time to delight the senses with wonderful aromas too.
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Article by Sue Charles | Mind and Body | Tags: , , , , | Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 - 7:50