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Puro Ingredients: Peppermint Essential Oil

Puro Ingredients: Peppermint Essential Oil

Kristyn Bango

At Puro Co. we carefully select each ingredient we use in our products to serve a specific purpose. Each of the ingredients we use has properties that make it special. Today we are highlighting an essential oil: Peppermint. 

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Puro Ingredients: Clary Sage Essential Oil

Puro Ingredients: Clary Sage Essential Oil

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At Puro Co. we carefully select each ingredient we use in our products to serve a specific purpose. Each of the ingredients we use has properties that make it special. Today we are highlighting an essential oil: Clary Sage. Clary Sage Salvia sclarea Characteristics​: colorless, pale yellow-green, sweet herbaceous scent Parts of Plants Used:​ flowers and plant parts Scent:​ musky- amber, rich, warm, sweet Odor Intensity:​ medium-high Blends well with:​ juniper, lavender, coriander, cardamom, geranium, sandalwood, cedarwood, pine, jasmine, frankincense, bergamot, citrus oils Qualities:relaxingbalancinginspiringsedative (nervous system)revitalizing euphoricwarming Actions:antisepticbactericidaldeodorantastringentantispasmodicantidepressantnervine Additional Uses:asthmalabor painscrampsdepressionmigrainesstress Skin Care:acneoily dandruffoily skinulcers wrinkles Special Considerations: Non-toxic in normal use, avoid...

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Puro Ingredients: Rhassoul Clay

Puro Ingredients: Rhassoul Clay

Kristyn Bango

Rhassoul Clay is naturally occurring and found in the ancient lake beds of Morocco’s Atlas Mountains.

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Graceful Aging with Pumpkin Seed Oil Face Scrub

Graceful Aging with Pumpkin Seed Oil Face Scrub

Kristyn Bango alpha hydroxy acids Anti Aging anti-inflammatory antioxidants DIY Essential Fatty Acids free radicals hydrating minerals moisturizing Natural Skin Care nutrients oil organic skin care pumpkin pumpkin seed oil recipe skin skin radiance vitamins

The benefits of pumpkin seed oil and a quick and easy pumpkin seed oil face scrub tutorial. 

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What are the Characteristics of an Essential Oil?

What are the Characteristics of an Essential Oil?

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It seems like essential oils are everywhere these days and their popularity is growing like wildfire. Eight years ago when I started making soaps I didn't know anyone using essential oils in their daily life. In my experience, they were mostly the things of hippies, spa, and the occasional soaper. Today I think most of us can think of at least one person who uses essential oils or even sells them. As the home use of essential oils increases and people are becoming more interested in natural health in lieu of conventional intervention, we see more information popping up on how to do that.

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