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A Little Bit of Self-love and Self-care…Supports Our Body, Mind and Spirit…

February, the month of focussing on Love: Love between, Love amongst and Love within. Some say that it is all too commercialised and sugar coated. There is definitely truth in that... Others say that it puts so much pressure on couples and if expectations are not met, it can cause a lot of pain. Yes, … Continue reading A Little Bit of Self-love and Self-care…Supports Our Body, Mind and Spirit…

Yay it’s Spring!…Ugh it’s Spring…!

Yay! Spring! Ugh Spring! We all have different reactions when the seasons change, and for many, the coming of Spring brings on the allergies which were happily silent during Winter. Out comes the allergy medication and we live our lives in a daze. There are some natural remedies which we have found very helpful. For … Continue reading Yay it’s Spring!…Ugh it’s Spring…!

Why can’t I put essential oils directly on my skin?…How are they used for massage then?…

Essential oils are very strong, volatile oils. They are the essence of the plant, very potent and expensive as large quantities of the chosen plant have to be used to produce very small amounts of the essential oil. They lose their chemical constituents through evaporation when exposed to the air. By comparison, carrier oils are … Continue reading Why can’t I put essential oils directly on my skin?…How are they used for massage then?…