Is it Rosacea?

Is it Rosacea?

My recent blogs have been all about Skincare & Essential Oils. I found so much information, that I am continuing this month with a blog about Rosacea...  This chronic skin condition affects women more than men, & is usually diagnosed between the ages of 30 - 50. Rosacea can be recognized by ongoing facial blushing across [...]

Essentially Male…

Essentially Male…

The majority of people that use essential oils are women. Research has shown that women have a better sense of smell so this may be the reason. This being said, essential oils with their many different properties would work well for men, at every stage of their life, for everything from skin & hair care to [...]

Love your Skin Part 2 – Carrier Oils.

Love your Skin Part 2 – Carrier Oils.

Last month, I blogged about using essential oils & Hydrosols for Skincare, & this month I’m continuing with Carrier Oils.  Essential Oil Blends need to be diluted in a carrier oil like Grapeseed, Rice Bran oil or Jojoba oil before topical use. This is to prevent any irritation, redness or sensitization to your skin. If you [...]

Love the “Skin” you’re in…

Love the “Skin” you’re in…

As I have mentioned in my other blogs I have extremely sensitive skin. I have used a variety of commercial skin care products with varying degrees of success. Let's just say that I know which stores have the best return policies. I have also been using my own essential oil products for years. I have [...]

Women of a Certain Age…

Women of a Certain Age…

Women's lives are full of transitions and Perimenopause is probably one of the biggest.  "It is a time in a woman's life when physiological changes occur that begin the transition to menopause." What they don't mention, is that while you are going thru a lot of physical changes, perimenopause also changes how you see yourself & [...]