In a rare example of online confrontation; essential oil safety expert, author and educator Robert Tisserand recently took on blogger, guest speaker, educator Jade Schutes* in this blog post: In Defense of Science Jade writes: “What’s better than research in
If you have been buying essential oils since the 1980’s or so, you probably used many tools to help choose which brands to purchase. Personally? I bought a lot of books, and looked in the back of the books for Resource
I am very disturbed to recently be dragged back into yet another essential oil drama. Back in May, Dr. Pappas (essential oil testing specialist – not medical doctor) posted: “I got to thinking *If there was a non-profit foundation set
Robert Tisserand announced today “Do not apply undiluted essential oils to your skin. It’s that simple.” “I have recently changed my stance on this after seeing the number of people experiencing adverse reactions to essential oils that are not high
Young Living has been trying to reign in their zillions of consultants ever since the Petition to Protect the Future of Aromatherapy and the resulting FTC and FDA complaints by Aromatherapy United, resulted in Warning Letters to the company.
WINTERGREEN Wintergreen (Gaultheria procumbens) essential oil CAS numbers USA: 68917-75-9; EINECS: 90045-28-6 EPA Reason for Regulation: Chemical in Commerce Synonym: Wintergreen oil List Name: Inert Ingredients in Pesticide Products CHIP detailsXn; R22, 36; 0%; S26 (A26) – “Ingestion can cause severe
Much of what we read on the front panel of our cosmetics is marketing. When making a decision about what products to buy, it’s not unlike reading food labels – is this product sweetened with organic cane sugar or conventional,
MYTH – the feet are the best place to apply essential oils because the feet have the largest amount of pores to absorb the essential oils. This is a MYTH because chemicals or ingredients are primarily absorbed into the body
Earlier today on my Facebook Group, someone mentioned using essential oils in cooking. Chapter 16 of this book covers some ideas for incorporating essential oils as safe ingredients to flavor food!
THIS is SUCH a great give-away – the Wild Rose Hand Cream is the product that “launched” my small business as an independent consultant – I loved it; I shared it; suddenly I had recruited people and had new customers!