carrier oils, essential oils

Stop the Itch and Scratch Cycle with 6 Carrier Oils

People with eczema have impaired skin barrier either due to genetic mutation or environmental factors or both. So, strengthening skin barrier is the first and foremost in eczema healing journey. Regardless your eczema type (there are 7 according to National Eczema Association), people with eczema tend to have dry, itchy and sensitive skin. WHY? Research… Continue reading Stop the Itch and Scratch Cycle with 6 Carrier Oils

Herbs

How to infuse herbs with oils

I am trying my hands on infusing herbs with oils. In this experiment, I decided to use dried Arnica flowers with organic Olive oil. Some herbs, such as Calendula, Arnica work better when dried while herbs such as Comfrey, St.John Wort work better when fresh. As a certified Aromatherapist, I know Arnica is excellent for… Continue reading How to infuse herbs with oils