Strawberry-Lavender Body Scrub Recipe

3 – 4 drops lavender essential oil (lemon or rosewood is nice too) 1 cup fine sea salt 3 ripe strawberries 1 Tbsp. V-6  Massage Oil or almond oil. Pour salt into a bowl, add the essential oil and strawberries or raspberries and mash together. Rub a small handful of the salt mixture over your body in brisk, yet gentle circular motions – spending extra time on knees, elbows and heels. Use a very light…

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Cleaning with Essential Oils

Essential Oil Cleaning Solutions It may not be possible or cost effective to avoid all of these chemicals in your cleaning and personal care products, but there are many ways to reduce your family’s exposure to them. Using therapeutic-grade essential oils as a natural household cleaner is a safe, effective alternative to many store bought cleaning products. Some of the best essential oils for cleaning include cinnamon, clove, eucalyptus, thyme, spruce, lemon, lemongrass, and grapefruit….

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