essential oils

How to Make Your Own Bath Salts

This simple and fragrant bath salts recipe can be modified endlessly to meet your mood.

3 months ago

How to Make a Reed Diffuser (VIDEO)

Forget scented candles. Learn the steps to make this simple DIY reed diffuser — and fill your home with healthy…

8 months ago

7 Essential Oils to Try

Aromatherapy can be a convenient, portable remedy — many of the best-known therapeutic oils are blended with carrier oils in…

1 year ago

The Problem With Fake Scents

One in three people report health problems when exposed to synthetic fragrances, according to one study.

1 year ago

Essential-Oils Seasonal Allergy Remedy

If you suffer from seasonal allergies, try this hay-fever treatment created by naturopath Rebecca Tanyar-Mead.

1 year ago

Why Aromatherapy Is Going Mainstream

Plant-based essential oils have long been used in the practice of aromatherapy to help address stress, pain, and other issues.…

1 year ago

What You Need to Know About Essential Oils

Do essential oils work? They've become a powerful wellness trend — but are essential oils a cure-all, a marketing scheme,…

2 years ago

5 DIY Essential Oil Blends for the Holidays

Many store-bought essential oils contain hormone-disrupting chemicals. Instead, try these DIY holiday-scented blends.

2 years ago

How to Use Lavender Oil

This popular essential oil can help boost your health and happiness.

4 years ago

The Problem With Perfume

Artificial fragrances are everywhere — and they can pose significant threats to your health. Here’s what you can do about…

5 years ago

A Weekend of Experimentation: Coconut Oil and Natural Bug Repellant

Editorial Intern, Casie Leigh Lukes, on washing her face with coconut oil and making natural bug repellant.

8 years ago