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Hydrolates

Hydrolates

Hydrolates, commonly known as hydrosols,contain a small quantity of essential oil and other water-soluble agents from plants. They are the by-product of the process of steam distillation when essential oils are made. In this process, the herbs and flowers are distilled with spring water. It is heated through streaming that captures all the essential oils with small amount of aromatic compounds that dissolves in water.Once the essential oils separate and float on the surface of the water, the Hydrolates are left behind. What are Hydrolates for? These floral waters are an effective alternative to their skin care oilier equivalents. Ideally...

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Organic Essential Oils

Essential oil: an overview

Essential oils are extracted from plants,capturing its scent, flavor, and its “essence.” For centuries they have been used for skin and hair care because of its various moisturizing, protective,and antibacterial qualities. The potential of essential oils have been overlooked due to the growth of the modern skincare industries, but it is slowly regaining the attention of the public, who wants to find additive-free,budget friendly, and effective alternatives. You could be one of the many who are considering essential oils as the natural alternative, and came to this blog to learn more about essential oils. You’re in the right place! This...

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OIl Blends

Essential Oil blends that you should try

Do you want to try essential blends but you don’t where to start? Perhaps you want to make a perfume with an attractive scent or you’d like to try use essential oil blends for your spot treatment. Or maybe you’re looking for a new relaxing aroma to distress. This blog aims to guide you through your first time in making your essential oil blend. What you’ll need: Cool-air diffuser. They usually require a small amount of distilled water along with the essential oils.Essentials oils.To make essential oil blends,you’d need the essential oil itself. Typically, diffuser recipe use between 8-12 drops...

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Rose Hydrosol

How can Rose Hydrosol change the way you treat hair and skin care?

What is Rose Hydrosol? Rose hydrosol is obtained by distilling rose flowers to extract the essential oil. Together with its heavenly unique scent, you can have the functional properties as essential oils with less concentration. It is widely available and the best amongst the hydrosols to own. That is why people from different cultures around the globe have been using rose hydrosol for its countless uses. Benefits of Rose Hydrosol Makes your skin even more beautiful Rose hydrosol helps nourish and moisturize all skin types by maintaining the skin’s pH balance, and controlling excess oil. It is also rich in...

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Essential-Oils-&-Aromatherapy

Joni, Can you tell us More About Essential Oils & Aromatherapy?

“Aromatherapy is the art and science of using the therapeutic properties of aromatic plant extracts known as essential oils to promote health and wellbeing. Aromatherapy is valued for its unique effectiveness and is used by a variety of health care models. These include western medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), subtle energy medicine, naturopathic medicine, the healing arts (such as massage, yoga, meditation, hypnotherapy, and body work), holistic medicine (physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual), and self-care.” “Essential oils can be easily incorporated into our daily lives to promote health and well-being. They are a pleasure to use as they tap into...

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Alambika Introduces

Q&A With Joni Keim Alambika USA has redefined luxury in wellness with our 100% pure & certified organic therapeutic essential oil and natural skin care products. Founded in 1990 by world-renowned aromatherapist Dr. Malte Hozzel, our premiere line of essential oils, hydrolates, balms, and lotions draw upon traditional European techniques to ensure their pure extraction and processing. Joni Keim is an essential oil specialist and the author of four aromatherapy books, most recently, Practical Aromatherapy for Self-Care. Joni has worked in the alternative health field for over twenty-five years as an educator, author, practitioner, and consultant. She is certified in...

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