4 Essential Oils for Winter Colds and Flu

Posted  by Rosanne Pawluk on Jan 4, 2013 http://raisingmyhealthyeater.com/4-essential-oils-for-winter-colds-and-flu/ The cold and flu season has arrived and as a mom, I love having my essential oils handy when someone starts sniffling. Introducing essential oils into your life is easy, creative and healing on many levels. The science of aromatherapy uses essential oils, and other aromatic plant components, to maintain and promote . . .

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Differences ~ Essential Oils & Fragrance Oils

Superficially, essential oils and fragrance oils are quite similar. Essential  oils, however, are natural plant extracts. Fragrance oils are synthetic, lacking  the therapeutic capabilities for which essential oils are known.  Effects The chemical constituents of essential oils therapeutically promote healing within the body. Safe to inhale and apply topically (although stronger oils may cause photo sensitivity on the skin), those of higher quality . . .

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