Tag: DIY

Essential Oil Dilution Guide

A good rule of thumb is to always dilute your essential oils for topical use, especially for kids, elderly adults, pets, and those with sensitive skin. Diluting with a carrier oil, like fractionated coconut oil, also helps the essential oils absorb into the skin better. Essential oils are volatile aromatic compounds that evaporate quickly. Mixing them with a carrier oil…

DIY: Aromatherapy Play Dough

This fun activity is perfect for a rainy day or no school holiday! Entertain the kids by turning play time into learning time by making aromatherapy play dough.⠀ ⠀ Children will love learning about aromatherapy and essential oils when you use a variety of oils and colors. ⠀ 🌈Some fun essential oils could include: ⠀ Wild Orange (happy)⠀ Peppermint (energizing)⠀…

Essential Sugar Scrubs

Sugar scrubs are a great way to exfoliate and soften your skin, and can easily be customized using different types of sugar, salt, carrier oil, and essential oils. This week I spOILed some ladies at a fun Spa Night Event at a local design center. We made custom sugar scrubs, and here’s my simple DIY recipe:   Essential Sugar Scrub…

Essential Bath Bombs

Honestly, I’m no Martha Stewart, but this DIY is fun & easy! I made some DIY bath bombs with a friend and we experimented with a few recipes. I like how this one turned out. When I dropped one in the tub water this bath bomb fizzes up, smells incredible, and left my skin super smooth! For essential oil, I…