The Essential Blog
A blog by volant, helping people live a natural and healthy life.
Humidifiers can be helpful in adding moisture to your air at home or in combating the symptoms or colds, flus or allergies when they come knocking. Adding essential oils to your humidifier is a great way to bring essential oils into your daily life and transform your home. But which are the best essential oils to use with a humidifier?
From its wonderful floral scent to its moisturizing benefits, geraniums have been used as early as ancient Egyptians times. The oil is known to have balancing, calming and uplifting properties.
You’d probably recognize the smell of eucalyptus anywhere. Its fresh, clean scent is used in everything from perfumes to mouthwash and cleaning products. But there’s so much more to eucalyptus than just a great smell. In this guide, we’ll discuss the best ways to use eucalyptus oil. We’ll also offer advice so that you can use this oil safely and effectively and make the most of all it has to offer.
Peppermint oil is popular the world over due to its many benefits. These include boosting energy, cough, cold and flu support, killing germs, skin care, reducing itching, reducing nausea and vomiting, relieving headaches or migraines and helping to combat muscle pain and spasms. Many people also rely on peppermint oil for hair growth as it stimulates the scalp and boosts blood flow.
Do you want to reduce hair loss the natural way? Then you need rosemary water.Hailed as the new rice water, rosemary water is gentle, effective and incredibly good for your hair. It mitigates hair loss and stimulates growth with every use. Not only can you make this product at home using rosemary essential oil or rosemary leaves, but it’s also safe for all hair types too.
Fresh and crisp smelling, spearmint essential oil boasts an extensive range of benefits that far exceed its fantastic scent. It has been used since the times of the Ancient Greeks for digestive issues, skin problems, headaches, nausea and vomiting. Many people rely on spearmint essential oil for congestion too.
Many people are aware of ylang ylang essential oil’s spiritual and love-inspiring benefits. But did you know that this floral essential oil actually offers quite a broad array of other benefits too?
Tips & Recipes
Taking a foot bath at the end of a long day has become one of my simple, yet most important rituals. It is something I do at home, in hotels and with hot water in the wilderness.