Eucalyptus is a multi-specied genus of flowering trees and shrubs originating mainly from Australia and Spain. There are over 800 different species of Eucalyptus in the Myrtle family. Three of the species currently being used in aromatherapy are: Eucalyptus globulus – a medium sized woodland tree native to Australia. The mature leaves are a dark, […]

From Nature to Nurture on Lavender

In my humble opinion, of all the essential oils that I own, I can say one of them is in my purse at all times. Well, ok two. They are Lavender and Peppermint. Both are from the Mint family, Lamiaceae, and both have many therapeutic properties. I would like to dedicate this article to writing […]