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Category - Essential Oils

Calamansi Essential Oil

Also known by its scientific name Citrofortunella microcarpa, Calamansi is said to have been originated from China. But then, it is cultivated and more widely known in the Philippines. Through the years, its growth expanded to India, Malaysia and...

Benzoin Essential Oil

Benzoin Essential Oil, although not one of the more popular essential oils, has already been in use for centuries for mainly religious purposes. Its medicinal components include disinfectant, antidepressant, anti-rheumatic and sedative substances...

Bitter Almond Essential Oil

Bitter Almond Tree (Prunus Dulcis, var. Amara) is mostly cultivated in Mediterranean countries.  Bitter almonds are bitter to taste and they are not eaten or used in recipes because they are extremely poisonous. These almonds contain Hydrogen...

Blue Tansy Essential Oil

Tansy (tanacetum annuum), not to be confused with the closely related tanacetum vulgare, is a flowering plant that is native to Europe and the temperate regions of Asia. In traditional medicine, the tansy is used in killing parasitic organisms in...

Orris Essential Oil

Irises are very popular for their beautiful colors and sweet scent. During the ancient times, Romans and Greeks use dried Iris or Orris (Iris pallida) rhizomes to make perfumes because they smell like violets. Others compare the roots scent to...

Melissa Essential Oil

Melissa Essential Oil gets its name from the source of the oil, the Melissa flower. It is also sometimes known as lemon balm oil. Still others call it “sweet oil” due to its sweet aroma, or “common oil” because it is very widely used in many balms...

Mugwort Essential Oil

Mugwort or Artemisia vulgaris is a plant cultivated in many parts of Asia, Northern Europe and North America. It is a very popular herb among women because it is commonly associated to fertility. It is also believed to help regulate the menstrual...

Bergamot Essential Oil

The bergamot tree, more commonly known as the bergamot orange (citrus bergamia) is a hybrid of sweet lemon (citrus limetta) and bitter orange (citrus aurantium). The plant is known to be fragrant, and its fruits are the source of the very fragrant...

Cardamom Seed Essential Oil

Cardamom Seed Essential Oil is extracted from Elettaria cardamomum, generally known as green or true cardamom. It is a perennial herb that is native to southern India and Sri Lanka. Elettaria cardamomum and ginger belongs to the same family so they...

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