No One Can Hear You When You’re Mean

by Cristina Howell My name is Cristina but I am also called Crissi, Cris, Mom, Cricket, and quite possibly other names I am content to remain uninformed of. I am a wife, mother, daughter, sister, friend, doula, wellness and childbirth educator, Young Living member and natural medicine enthusiast. Doulas are childbirth professionals. Labor doulas like

June 20th, 2015|

Information vs. Education: Reliability in the Aromatherapy Industry

by Leslie Moldenauer Essential oils are powerful, concentrated substances, and knowing how to use them is of the utmost importance. Essential oils should not be feared but they should be respected and used properly to ensure the safety of the individuals using them. Where do you look to find valuable and reliable information? The internet

June 19th, 2015|

Essential Oils and the “Detox” Theory

by Kristina Bauer Globally, aromatherapy is becoming increasingly popular. As the number of essential oil users continues to grow, and as recommendations for undiluted use increase, so exposure increases. As Robert Tisserand notes, “The number of incidents of an adverse reaction to an essential oil depends on: • Its inherent toxicity • The number of

June 18th, 2015|