I love making soap, but I find it easier to use a pump style liquid soap for hand washing. This is the process that I use, which creates a moisturizing soap that is inexpensive, smells amazing and comes together quickly.
While we can’t always control all the building materials used in our homes, we can control the products we use inside. One of the easiest ways to start is swapping out air fresheners like plug-ins and sprays with an aromatherapy diffuser.
When someone decides to start cleaning with essential oils, they usually want a safer product than commercial cleaners. The tricky part is ensuring you've created a product with concentrations that will accomplish that. Looking at the different concerns in the home and how to address them individually will help set you up for success.
The EPA has listed indoor air quality as one of the top 5 environmental risks to our health.
The average person spends 90% of their time indoors. So the air quality inside your home is crucial to your overall health. However, most homes have inferior air quality, which is alarming considering the time spent indoors.
Lavender essential oil is an incredible essential oil and an excellent starter for many people looking to get into aromatherapy. Sometimes Lavender gets overshadowed by what's new and shiny, but this oil is a powerhouse.