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Herb Infused Oils for Hair and Skin

Herb Infused Oils for Hair and Skin

Herb infused oils is my next stop on the journey to healthy hair and skin.

I did some research to find oils that promotes hair growth and decided to infuse those oils with herbs that also promotes hair growth.

My hair thrives on coconut oil, castor oil, and olive oil. My skin loves castor oil, rose hip oil, and ylang ylang essential oil. So why not infuse these fabulous oils with amazing herbs?

I headed to my local Fresh Thyme market and purchased dried lavender, rosemary, sage, fenugreek, and ginger. All of these herbs have been credited for sparking hair growth and healthy skin.

Keep in mind that infusing oils takes time. There are boiling methods to infusing oil, but I decided to exercise patience and allow the infusion to take its time.

Therefore, this blog post is part one. I will publish a part two and three to reveal my results through out the summer. I am a true believer that sometimes you have to allow time for even natural ingredients to work their wonders.

I found these small mason jars at my local Dollar Tree. They’re so adorable. 🙂 But any glass jar, preferably a dark color glass, should work just fine.

 

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Rosemary and Sage
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Lavender
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Ginger
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Fenugreek

There are many infused oil recipes that can be crafted. For my skin oil I choose lavender with carrier and essentials oils that I believe will work great to moisturize and heal and the skin.

For hair growth, I choose to infuse a blend of coconut oil, castor oil, and almond oil with sage, rosemary, ginger, and fenugreek. Again, these herbs are accredited for promoting hair growth and possibly preventing hair loss.

To start I am making small batches of infused oils. I will try them individually (for scalp massages, hot oil treatments, and additions to my hair conditioners) for a few weeks each to see if there is one infused oil that works best.

If all goes well, I will make larger batches of infused oils and add them to my lip balms and whipped butter recipes. Leave me a comment below if you would like me to share a few of those recipes.

The herbs will steep in a dark cool place for about six weeks. Patience is key. I am so excited to use them throughout the summer. So make sure you subscribe to my monthly newsletter and watch for updates and new infused oil recipes!

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My Chemical Free Transition to Natural Hair

My Chemical Free Transition to Natural Hair

As of November 2016 I decided to transition to natural hair. My hair is naturally curly but for decades I have used chemical perms/relaxers to straighten my hair. On top of that I colored my hair using dyes that were filled with hair damaging chemicals.

My goal for the duration of my hair journey (which shall continue for as long as I have hair on my head) is to transition to chemical free styling. I’m even researching homemade shampoo recipes for both me and hubby.

My day to day maintenance is becoming more and more chemical free. Oils and Shea butters are my new best friends for treatments, cleansing, and hair growth.

Why transition to natural hair?

Well, it’s not because I don’t like my chemically straightened hair. I was even in love with my deep purple hair back in the 90’s. 🙂

It’s not because I’ve had adverse reactions to chemical relaxers. For the last few years I was still able to grow my hair long and healthy…considering.

The bottom line is, where there is actually two bottom lines. I am turned off by the chemical processing, and I am in desperate desire for a change.

The process is expensive when performed in the salon, which for me was the safest way to have it done. And while the process is permanently changing the structure of my hair, it is damaging my hair at the same time.

Yes, there are ways to recover from the damage, but the best offense is a good defense. A more proactive approach in hair care may work best for me and help me grow my hair to longer lengths.

Avoiding perms, relaxers, and hair dyes also means that I need a new plan of attack in styling and coloring my hair. Curly hair will offer more styling options, which I am excited about. And for the last few years, I have already transitioned to coloring my hair naturally.

Does this mean living with gray hair forever?

Absolutely not.

Coloring my hair naturally was actually an easy discovery. The colors I prefer over my salt and pepper tresses are brown or black. I can achieve both colors by using henna and indigo powders. These powders are plant based and can be found free of chemicals.

The process of coloring my hair with henna and indigo takes longer than a chemical hair dye, but it is so worth the wait. Henna not only dyes the hair but acts like a protein treatment and actually strengthens the hair!

How will I achieve straight hair without a chemical relaxer?

Since I will no longer straighten my hair using relaxers or texturizers, my current plan is to alternate between naturally curly hair and flat ironed straight hair.

Heat can also be damaging to the hair, but I would prefer to err on the side of heat rather than chemical damage.

It has been five months since I chemically straightened my hair and my natural texture is growing out beautifully. I could big chop and cut off my straightened hair down to the point where it is curly, but it’s a little too soon for that. 🙂 The goal is to grow my hair (as fast as I can) for another year and then cut off any straight ends at that point.

In the mean time I plan to wear curly styles like roller sets or have my hair professionally straightened (on occasion).

Stay tuned for updates on my chemical free journey and my transition to natural hair. It should be interesting and I am certain will hold many lessons to be learned.

Blessings and thanks for reading! Stay tuned for my next post. I plan on sharing one of those DIY shampoo recipes!Candra Evans

 

 

 

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How to Start a Hair Journey

How to Start a Hair Journey

how to start a hair journeyFour years ago I stumbled on hair journey videos on YouTube. I was greatly intrigued.

My hair, at the time, was damaged and brittle. For years I dreamed of growing it beyond my shoulder, but it was never obtainable. I chalked it up to genetics. Maybe my hair was the kind that just didn’t grow long.

As I browsed “natural hair videos”, “relaxed hair videos”, and “grow 6 inches in 6 months” videos, I was hooked.

Morning, noon, and night I was watching women from around the world grow their hair healthy and long.Still with some doubt that I could do the same, I started my own hair journey.

From the start I made a few huge mistakes. The first six months was exciting but difficult. Then I finally got into my own groove. The transformation in my hair health and growth was amazing.

These tips can help anyone start a hair journey. My mistakes are now your lessons on how to start a hair journey!

#1 – Access Your Hair’s Current Condition

Sit in front of the mirror and have a long talk with your hair. I know. It sounds crazy, but what is your hair saying to you? Is your hair excessively dry? Are your ends splitting and damaged? And you can’t forget about your scalp. Do you see flaking from time to time…or all of the time? It is important to address the current needs of your hair first.

For example, you will not have much success growing waist length hair with split ends. Those ends will continue to split and break. Your journey would need to begin with a good trim. It sounds counterproductive. However, it wasn’t until I resolved to cut my hair (the damaged ends), that my hair finally began to flourish.

True counter-production is having hair grow from the scalp while simultaneously breaking off at the ends. Start a hair journey by giving your hair what it needs now.

#2 – Know That Your Hair Journey May Be Different From Everyone Else

My next big mistake was attempting to start a hair journey that looked exactly like someone else’s journey. I purchased the same products and created an identical hair regimen. So what is wrong with that you might ask. After all, I did choose to follow bloggers and you-tubers who had hair flowing down their backs.

Copying someones hair journey could work, but there are some things to consider. This kind of relates to tip #1. The women I followed did not have my same hair texture. When I started, I chemically straightened my naturally curly hair. I copied women who didn’t. My hair is more fine side and I used products that worked great for women with really thick hair.

For example, I was frustrated when a certain deep conditioner that everyone loved, never seemed to work for me. Because everyone was blogging about it, I kept using it. My hair was still dry. It never felt soft. I secretly hated this conditioner.

Then I learned that it was okay that my hair didn’t respond to it like the others. I just had to do some research and find what worked for my hair. When I found my perfect deep conditioner, I was so happy! The products I use now never fail me when I need strength and moisture for my hair.

It is good to see what products others are using and how they are using it. It may actually work. But give yourself some room for modifications. While I can’t have a hair journey without coconut oil, I just recently watched a video about a woman who had to stop using it. Her hair was becoming damaged because of it.

Everyone’s hair texture and type can vary a little bit or a lot. Do what works for you.

#3 – Avoid Hair Envy

There were several moments when I wanted to give up on my hair journey because my hair looked nothing like the hair of a beautiful Indian woman I follow on YouTube. I am African American. I know. It makes no sense.

Still, it is easy to get caught up in the gorgeous locks of others. Now I love this woman’s channel because she shares how she grows her hair with oils. However, it is important to stay focused on the content and not try to compare your hair with others.

Trying to look like someone else is brutal and exhausting. You can idolize a beauty guru to the point that you can’t appreciate your own beauty. And that is tragic.

At one point on my hair journey I took a break from watching hair videos on YouTube. I was settled with my choices of products and weekly regimen. Soon my own brand of beauty become more clear to me. Clarity is king. I noticed, and celebrated, my own hair growth and my hair texture.

There is nothing wrong with appreciating the beauty in others. It’s a good thing actually. But never forget the beauty in you.

#4 – Start a Hair Journal

Keeping a journal may sound a bit extreme. After all, we’re just talking about hair here. But you’d be surprised how overwhelming a hair journey could be.

When you start a hair journey, everything is new. I was not used to deep conditioning or styling my hair without a flat iron. I had no idea what a pre-poo was or often I should do a protein treatment.

I had three different sections in my hair journal. One section was for note taking. As I researched everything related to hair, I took notes and made sure to add references in case I needed to go back to that book or site again.

The second section was for product information. I wrote down the hair products I purchased and noted their results. This section is probably more effective for beauty product junkies like me.

The last section was for my weekly hair regimen. I wrote down my plan for the week or for the month. I recorded hairstyles I tried and noted any changes to my hair. This allows you to look back through the weeks and evaluate when your hair was at her best.

You might think you will remember all of this, but trust me. You will appreciate being able to go back six or eight months, when you saw fast growth, and recall exactly what you did.

#5 – Take a Selfie to Start Your Journey

On day one of your hair journey, take selfies. Even better, let someone else take pictures of your hair from different angles. Get a front, side, and rear shot of your hair. Not the condition of your ends, your current length, and overall health.

The progress of getting healthy hair can seem slow. Before you say that your hair is not growing or that it still looks the same to you, you can go back and look at your day one photo.

My favorite hair videos on YouTube are hair journey photo videos. A picture says so much. It can reveal your true success, when you feel like nothing has changed.

How often you take photos is up to you. However, I would avoid taking pictures of your hair every week. 😉 I like to take photos every 3 to 6 months. If you stay committed to your hair journey, you will be excited at the results!

I hope these tips are helpful for those who are going to start a hair journey soon. I will be sharing more tips on how to develop a healthy hair regimen, and how to grow your hair with natural oils!

~ Candra Evans ♄

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Tea Tree Oil in Shampoo

Do I Put Tea Tree Oil In Shampoo

Do I put tea tree oil in shampoo?Tea Tree Oil in Shampoo

The short answer to this question is, yes. Essential oils can be life savers for shampoos that come short of meeting your hair health needs. Putting tea tree oil in shampoo turns my shampoo into an excellent treatment for my scalp.

Tea tree essential oil is known for its healing and antiseptic properties. It is effective in killing bacteria and relieving dry and itchy scalp. Tea tree oil soothes dryness and removes dandruff. It is also known for treating lice.

New York Biology essential oils are 100% pure and authentic. There are no fillers or additives. It’s therapeutic grade is triple extra quality. Because of its potency and high quality, just a few drops are enough to enhance your cleansing experience.

If you have sensitive skin or will be using this shampoo on children, use less oil. Too much essential oil can irritate the skin. Quality essential oils are very effective so you do not have to add more to make it better.

Using the appropriate amount of essential oil is also cost effective. There’s no need to waste precious oils. 🙂

Watch my 2 minute video below on how I put tea tree oil in shampoo. It is super easy.

I use an 80 ml bottle. Fill half the bottle with shampoo. Add 4 to 5 drops of tea tree oil. Give your bottle a good shake and it is ready for use.

Sometimes washing my hair feels like a chore. A few drops of tea tree oil in shampoo creates a spa-like experience in the shower. The fragrance and feel of the tea tree oil is invigorating and relaxing. 🙂

Be sure to shake the bottle before each use. Sometimes the shampoo and oil separate. Then proceed to wash your hair as normal and enjoy.

 

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Tea Tree Shampoo Recipe (For Dry and Damaged Hair)

Blend your ingredients in a jar, replace lid or cap and shake until they are thoroughly mixed. Store in a cool place, preferably in a dark glass container.

 

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Do you add essential oils to your shampoos or conditioners? Share your recipes in the comments!

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How To Use Peppermint Essential Oil

How To Use Peppermint Essential Oil

How To Use Peppermint Essential Oil

The benefits of peppermint essential oil can go on and on. It is calming, relieves headaches, increases energy, stimulates hair growth, and relieves dandruff…just to name a few things.

New York Biology is an excellent brand of essential oil. It is 100% pure and the fragrance of their peppermint oil is reminiscent of a candy cane. It is sweet and minty and perfect for a multitude of uses for both hair and skin.

Peppermint essential oil, like other essential oils, are potent. For my scrubs, soaps, and shampoos, just a few drops of essential oil is sufficient. This makes the cost of peppermint oil affordable.

Even though this oil has me excited to make candy cane themed soaps during the holidays, it’s perfect for everyday use. 😉

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Peppermint essential oil adds fragrance and antimicrobial properties to your beauty regimen. When using peppermint oil, you have the benefit of adding a chemical free natural product  If you are looking for ideas on how to use peppermint essential oil, here are a few you can try. 

Watch my video below for more details!

  • Peppermint Essential Oil Sugar Body Scrub
  • Peppermint Essential Oil Soap
  • Add Peppermint Oil to Shampoos and Carrier Oils
  • Peppermint Oil for Aches and pains

 

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How do you use peppermint essential oil?

 

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Inversion Method with Coconut and Lavender Oil

Inversion Method with Coconut and Lavender Oil

One inch of hair growth in one week? The hair world on YouTube says yes, it is possible! I have watched dozens of inversion method videos on YouTube and decided I would give it a try.

I don’t know why I have delayed this long. However, with my hard fought efforts to grow my hair a little longer, I believe it is time.

This is my day one video showing how to blend the coconut oil and New York Biology’s 100% pure lavender essential oil. Video includes my starting length. One week from today I will publish a second video highlighting the final results of the inversion method.

Inversion Method Video – Day One

Why Coconut and Lavender Essential Oil?

I also use NYB lavender essential oil for soap making

There are a variety of oils to choose from, but my first thought was to pick an oil that is relaxing. Lavender essential oil is calming and the combination of lavender and coconut, smells amazing.

Coconut oil is rich in Vitamin E, K, and Iron. Lavender essential oil also has nutrients that promote hair growth and thicker hair as well. This brand of oil by New York Biology is 100% pure.

What is the inversion method?

Although not scientifically proven many attest to the success of the inversion method. By tilting your head over, you can cause blood flow to increase at the scalp. This will increase hair growth…reinvigorating dormant hair follicles.

There are some who argue that the inversion method will not work for everyone. However, I hope to get positive results, especially since I have selected the creme of the crop of oils.

What are the steps of doing the inversion method?

  1. Select your oil(s) of choice
  2. Warm the oil
  3. Apply oil to scalp
  4. Massage scalp with fingers for about 4 minutes
  5. Invert your head for 4 minutes
  6. Wash out immediately or leave in (Depending upon your hair texture and type)
  7. Follow these steps once each day for seven days!

Do not try this if you are pregnant or have low or high blood pressure. Do not stay inverted for more than 4 minutes. This could raise your blood pressure.

Would you like to join me in giving the inversion method a go? Keep me posted on your results!

#NewYorkBiology Lavender Essential Oil was provide by New York Biology in exchange for my use and review of the product. Tropical Life Organic Coconut Oil can be purchased at your local Walmart or online.

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Protect Your Skin With Avenir Lavender Essential Oil

Protect Your Skin With Avenir Lavender Essential Oil

My use of lavender essential oil has progressed from hair growth oil to soap making to spritzing our linens. The uses seem without limits and today I took my Avenir lavender essential oil to the park.

Summer is not officially over. Bugs are still lurking outdoors, waiting for a nibble. To avoid chemical bug repellents, I decided to try Wellness Mama’s homemade bug spray recipe. My essential oil of choice is lavender essential oil.

I mixed together water, natural witch hazel, and vegetable glycerin. Last, I added 50 drops of Avenir’s lavender essential oil. It is 100% pure and non-toxic. With this brand there are no additives or fillers.

Avenir uses steam distillation as their extraction method. The country of origin is Bulgaria.

It is now the end of the day and my bug spray worked great. Once the beautiful fragrance of the lavender oil scented the park air, nearly everyone was reaching for my bottle. 🙂 It doesn’t get any better than smelling lovely while keeping the bugs away.

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Sandalwood Essential Oil Lotion Bars

Sandalwood Essential Oil Lotion Bars

In recent months I have become addicted to sandalwood essential oil.

The fragrance is romantic, woodsy, and sweet. I would love to add a few drops to my diffuser and snuggle in bed for days.

Sadly, I do have to leave the house for work. 🙂 So, I have found ways to take the comfort of sandalwood essential oil with me wherever I go.

One of my favorite uses for sandalwood oil are making lotion bars. A nice floral or square silicone mold creates smaller lotion bars that I can carry on the go.

Adding sandalwood essential oil to my bars makes moisturizing my skin a luxurious tweet! The fragrance is calming and sandalwood oil is wonderful for dry skin.

Using sandalwood oil in skin products is great for treating wounds and sores due to its antiseptic property. Sandalwood essential oil also has antidepressant, calming, and emollient properties.

Before we get into the lotion bar ingredients, I want to share a tip about shopping for essential oils.

Not every brand of essential oil is created equally. Therefore, look for therapeutic grade oils. If you can, find out how a company produces their oils.

Natural Sandalwood

Sandalwood essential oil is, unfortunately, not cheap. So if a price seems too good to be true, the quality of the oil may be compromised. As a result, the shelf life may be limited or the fragrance may not be quite the same.

For this recipe I used New York Biology sandalwood essential oil*. It is 100% pure and natural. It is not an “oil blend”, but 100% sandalwood essential oil.

NYB’s sandalwood essential oil is triple extra quality therapeutic grade. I never knew there was such a grade! 🙂 It is potent as having a-santalol 50.28% and b-santalol 28.3%.

You can purchase NYB’s oils on Amazon. The sandalwood oil is currently selling for $18.50 for a 1 ounce bottle. The bottle comes with a cap and a glass dropper cap.

Believe it or not, this is a fair price for sandalwood essential oil. The upside to this cost is the effectiveness and potency of this oil. Still, I would leap for joy if I could afford to purchase this oil by the gallon.

I have purchased less quality sandalwood oils before; hoping that maybe I would hit the jackpot. They did not hurt me when applied to my skin and hair, but when compared to higher grade oils, there is no comparison.

So now on to the lotion bars!

Here are the ingredients I use to make Sandalwood Essential Oil Lotion Bars! Measurements will vary depending on the size and quantity of your bars. This recipe is extremely flexible. You may substitute with other oils, butters, and waxes.

  • Coconut Oil – 2 ounces
  • Cocoa Butter – 2 ounces
  • Beeswax – 2 ounces
  • Sandalwood Essential Oil – 5 to 10 drops

You can shop for these or other materials on Amazon:

HOSL 6-cavity Plain Basic Rectangle Silicone Mould for Homemade Craft Soap Mold, cake mold, Ice cube traySandalwood Oil (Santalum Album) – 100% Pure & Natural – Triple Extra Quality Sandalwood Essential Oil a-santolol 50.28%, b-santalol 28.3% – 1 fl ozYellow Beeswax Bees Wax Organic Pastilles Beards Premium Prime Grade A 100% Pure 16 oz

Directions:

In a double boiler, slowly begin melting your beeswax and cocoa butter. After the wax and butter have melted, add coconut oil. Allow your wax, butter,  and oil to melt together. Then give your mix a good stir.

Remove the mixture from heat and allow to cool for a few minutes. Add drops of sandalwood oil and mix thoroughly.

Pour your lotion mix into a silicone mold. Allow to cool until the lotion blend hardens. You can place your filled molds into the refrigerator for a faster cooling time.

Once your lotions bars have hardened, pop them out of the mold and store in a container.

To use, massage the bar into your skin and watch the oils and butters penetrate and moisturize! The fragrance of sandalwood oil is better than any perfume I own. I love it!

Check out my post on how to use sandalwood essential oil for your hair. My husband loves this fragrance too by the way. 😉

 

Have you tried Sandalwood Essential Oil? How do you use it?

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7 Beauty Products Under $10 + $10 Amazon Card Giveaway

7 Beauty Products Under $10 + $10 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway (I’ve included a few oils too!)

There is often a high price for higher quality beauty products. Fortunately there are quality beauty products on the market that will give your budget a sigh of relief.

I have compiled a short list of my favorite beauty products that you can find under $10. Some are natural or contain natural ingredients. Even though they are on the cheap, they will leave you with amazing hair and skin.

Check out my list of beauty products under $10 and don’t forget to enter the giveaway below. I wanted to throw in one more giveaway before the summer comes to an end.

Think you can’t purchase much with a 10 dollar gift card? I beg to differ. 😉

My Favorite 7 Beauty Products Under $10!

BEAUTYOILS.CO Camellia Oil – This is a 100% pure cold-pressed face beauty oil moisturizer. You can purchase a 1 fluid ounce bottle for around $8.95 on Amazon. 1 ounce doesn’t sound like much, but just 4 or 5 drops covers my entire face and leave my skin feeling silky soft and moisturized.

 

 

Hannah Natural Henna Powder – This henna is 100% henna. There are no chemicals. I have been coloring my hair with Hanna Natural products for almost two years now. The color of the henna (and Hannah Natural indigo powder) lasts for several months. Henna not only adds a lovely reddish color to my hair, but also strengthens my hair. It retails for around $3.95 on Amazon.

 

 

Heritage Store Rosewater and Glycerin – Rosewater is a wonderful natural conditioner for the hair. I add rosewater to my roller setting lotion. Once I remove my rollers I am left with soft and bouncy curls. I also keep a small bottle of rosewater on my desk at work for aromatherapy throughout the day! It retails online or in local health food stores for around $8.00.

 

 

L.A. Colors Color Balm – I found these balms while browsing around the Dollar Tree. Yes, these balms are only $1.00! The colors have lasting power, but I am most impressed with the moisture factor. The balm applies smoothly and the colors are fun.

 

 

Lavender Essential Oil – My favorite affordable brand of lavender essential oil is the Now Foods brand. You can purchase 1 ounce of Now Foods lavender essential oil for around $8.00 including shipping on Amazon. I also enjoy the Majestic Pure brand. You can purchase a 4 ounce bottle for around $13. Essential oils are potent, so a little goes a long way. A few drops of lavender oil to a carrier oil, shampoo, or conditioner usually does the trick. I love it for scalp treatments and homemade skin products.

 

Unrefined Organic Coconut Oil – Did you really think coconut oil would not make my list? 😉 You can find coconut oil just about anywhere now. From Marshall’s department store to your local grocery, you can purchase coconut oil for under 10 bucks. I use coconut oil in nearly every part of my beauty regimen. Hair treatment, makeup remover, body scrub, lip moisturizer, natural deodorant…you get the idea. The Spectrum brand is currently selling on Amazon for $5.31, that’s 15 ounces!

 

NYX Stay Matte But Not Flat Liquid Foundation – This one runs right around the $10 threshold. Being a brown girl, I like the tawny foundation. It gives me a natural, no-make up, look. It is not drying to my skin and it’s super affordable.

 

 

With a little shopping around, you can find a lot of beauty products under $10. Of course it is always nice to splurge when you can. 😉

So what are your favorite beauty bargains? And don’t forget to enter the giveaway…starting August 18th!

 

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Pregnancy and Essential Oils

pregnancy and essential oilsPregnancy and Essential Oils

Some of you have commented and asked questions about pregnancy and essential oils.

Understanding essential oils can feel overwhelming. When pregnant, you definitely want to choose the safest options for you and your baby.

So which essentials oils are safe to use when pregnant? What essential oils should you avoid?

I recently signed up to receive the Revolution Oils newsletter. In the process, I stumbled upon this video created by Samantha Lee Wright.

The Revolution Oils podcast and blog have been so enjoyable. I have learned so much about the history and chemistry of essential oils. This is a great essential oil resource and I know that you will find this video very informative.

No one reached out to me to share their site or to promote any particular brand of essential oil. This is just me finding something good and sharing it with you! 🙂

So here ya go… your pregnancy and essential oils questions answered. If you still have questions about pregnancy and essential oils, visit Samantha’s blog for more information. She frequently features other essential oil experts on her YouTube channel and Podcast.

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