Friday, May 30, 2014

Essential Oil Blending Guide (M-Z)

I am continuing my blog posts of which essential oils blend well together.  Did you already read the guide for the essential oils starting with A & B? Click HERE to be taken there.  For the blending guide for essential oils C-D CLICK HERE.  For the blending guide for essential oils F-L please CLICK HERE.  Please enjoy this blending guide for the essential oils starting with M through Z (the list actually stops at Ylang Ylang!). If you are looking for high-quality, True Certified Organic by OTCO, and True Therapeutic Quality Essential oils, check out Mountain Rose Herbs. I get most of my essential oils there.  Click HERE to be taken to the Mountain Rose Herbs website



Mace: (Myristica fragans ) Blends Well With: Bay leaf, citrus oils, clary sage, geranium, lavender, oakmoss, and neroli

Mandarin: (Citrus reticulate) Blends Well With: Basil, black pepper, chamomile roman, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lemon, myrrh, neroli, nutmeg, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood, ylang ylang

Manuka: (Leptospermum scoparium) Blends Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, chamomile, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, litsea cubeba, marjoram, orange, patchouli, peppermint, petitgrain, pine, ravensara, rosemary, sage, sandalwood, tea tree, thyme

Marjoram, Sweet: (Marjorana hortensis) Blends Well With: Basil, chamomile, clary sage, cypress, elemi, eucalyptus, frankincense, lavender, orange, rosewood, tea tree, thyme

Myrrh: (Commiphora myrrha) Blends Well With: Bergamot, chamomile, clove, cypress, eucalyptus lemon, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, pine, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, tea tree, vetiver, ylang ylang

Myrtle: (Myrtus communis) Blends Well With: Bay, bergamot, black pepper, clary sage, clove, ginger, hyssop, laurel, lavender, lime, rosemary

Neroli: (Citrus aurantium) Blends Well With: Benzoin, chamomile, clary sage, coriander, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, mandarin, myrrh, orange, palmarosa, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood, ylang ylang

Niaouli: (Melaleuca viridiflora) Blends Well With: Bergamot, eucalyptus, lavender, lemon, orange, tea tree

Nutmeg: (Myristica fragrans) Blends Well With: Bay, clary sage, coriander, geranium, lavender, lime, mandarin, oakmoss, orange, peru balsam, petitgrain, rosemary

Oak Moss Absolute: (Evernia prunastri) Blends Well With: Anise, bay, bergamot, clary sage, eucalyptus, ginger, lavender, lime, orange, palmarosa, tea tree, vetiver, ylang ylang

Oakwood absolute: (Quercus robur) Blends Well With: Bay, benzoin, bergamot, cedarwood, citrus oils, clary sage, eucalyptus, frankincense, ginger, juniper berry, lavender, oakmoss, rose, sandalwood, thuja, vanilla, ylang ylang.

Opopanax: (Commiphora holtziana) Blends Well With: Bergamot, cistus, clary sage, coriander, fir, frankincense, myrrh, neroli, patchouli, sandalwood, vetiver

Orange, Bitter: (Citrus aurantium) Blends Well With: Bay, black pepper, citrus oils, clary sage, ginger, lavender, myrrh, neroli, vetiver

Orange, Sweet: (Citrus sinensis) Blends Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, coriander, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, litsea cubeba, marjoram, myrrh, neroli, nutmeg, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood, vetiver, ylang ylang

Oregano: (Origanum vulgare) Blends Well With: Bay, bergamot, camphor, cedarwood, chamomile, citronella, cypress, eucalyptus, lavender, lemon, litsea cubeba, oakmoss, orange, petitgrain, pine, rosemary, tea tree, thyme

Palmarosa: (Cymbopogon martini) Blends Well With: Amyris, bay, bergamot, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, clove, coriander, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, juniper, lemon, lemongrass, mandarin, oakmoss, orange, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, ylang ylang

Parsley Seed: (Petroselinum sativum) Blends Well With: Anise, bay, black pepper, clary sage, coriander, ginger, neroli, oakmoss, rose, tea tree, ylang ylang

Patchouli: (Pogostemon cablin) Blends Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, chamomile, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, coriander, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemongrass, litsea cubeba, mandarin, myrrh, neroli, oakmoss, opopanax, orange, rose, sandalwood, vetiver

Peppermint: (Mentha piperita) Blends Well With: Basil, benzoin, black pepper, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, marjoram, niaouli, pine, ravensara, rosemary, tea tree

Peru Balsam: (Myroxylon balsamum) Blends Well With: Black pepper, ginger, jasmine, lavender, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood, ylang ylang

Petitgrain: (Citrus aurantium) Blends Well With: Benzoin, bergamot, cedarwood, clary sage, clove, cypress, eucalyptus lemon, frankincense, geranium, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, neroli, oakmoss, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, ylang ylang

Ravensara: (Agathophyllum aromatic) Blends Well With: Bay, bergamot, black pepper, cardamom, cedarwood, clary sage, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, mandarin, marjoram, palmarosa, pine, rosemary, sandalwood, tea tree, thyme

Rose absolute: (Rosa damascena) Blends Well With: Bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, geranium, jasmine, lavender, lemon, mandarin, neroli, patchouli, petitgrain, sandalwood, vetiver, ylang ylang

Rose Otto: (Rosa damascena) Blends Well With: Benzoin, bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, fennel, geranium, ginger, helichrysum, jasmine, lavender, lemon, mandarin, neroli, patchouli, petitgrain, sandalwood, ylang ylang, vetiver

Rosemary: (Rosmarinus officinalis) Blends Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, cinnamon, citronella, clary sage, elemi, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, litsea cubeba, mandarin, marjoram, niaouli, oregano, peppermint, petitgrain, pine, ravensara, tea tree, thyme

Sage, Common: (Salvia officinalis) Blends Well With: Citrus oils, hyssop, lavender, lemon, rosemary, rosewood

Sandalwood, Australian: (Santalum spicatum) Blends Well With: Benzoin, bergamot, black pepper, chamomile, cistus, clary sage, clove, geranium, grapefruit, fennel, frankincense, jasmine, lavender, lemon, mandarin, myrrh, neroli, oakmoss, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, rose, rosewood, tuberose, vetiver, ylang ylang

Spearmint: (Mentha spicata) Blends Well With: Basil, benzoin, eucalyptus, jasmine, lavender, lemon, orange, peppermint, rosemary

Spikenard: (Nardostachus jatamansi) Blends Well With: Cistus, clary sage, clove, cypress, frankincense, geranium, juniper, lavender, lemon, myrrh, neroli, oakmoss, palmarosa, patchouli, pine, rose, vetiver

Spruce: (Tsuga canadensis) Blends Well With: Amyris, benzoin, cedarwood, clary sage, galbanum, lavender, oakmoss, pine, rosemary

Tangerine: (Artemisia dracunculus) Blends Well With: Basil, black pepper, chamomile, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lemon, myrrh, neroli, nutmeg, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, sandalwood, ylang ylang

Tea Tree: (Melaleuca alternifolia) Blends Well With: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, chamomile german, clary sage, clove, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, juniper, lavender, lemon, marjoram, nutmeg, oakmoss, oregano, peppermint, pine, ravensara, rosemary, thyme, ylang ylang

Vanilla Absolute: (Vanilla planifolia) Blends Well With: Benzoin, bergamot, frankincense, jasmine, lemon, mandarin, opopanax, orange, patchouli, rose, sandalwood, vetiver, ylang ylang
 


Vetiver: (Vetiveria zizanioides) Blends Well With: Bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, clary sage, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemon, lemongrass, litsea cubeba, mandarin, oakmoss, opopanax, orange, patchouli, rose, sandalwood, ylang ylang

Yarrow, Blue: (Achillea millefolium) Blends Well With: Bay, black pepper, bergamot, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, cypress, grapefruit, lavender, neroli, oakmoss, pine, valerian, vetiver, ylang ylang

Ylang Ylang: (Cananga odorata) Blends Well With: Bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, clove, eucalyptus lemon, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lemon, litsea cubeba, mandarin, neroli, opopanax, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, peru balsam, petitgrain, rose, rosewood, sandalwood, tuberose, vetiver


Before you use any essential oil, you must review its specific safety data.  If you are pregnant, breastfeeding, have kidney disease,  sensitive skin, liver problems, epilepsy, diabetics, taking medication or have any other medical condition, you need to consult with your health care provider before using any essential oil.  Never use essential oils undiluted or internally unless working with a qualified health care professional.  This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or diagnose any disease or condition.  Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way.  This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.  Always perform a patch test on your skin. 

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This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate. As with all herbs,  Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children.  I am an affiliate with Mountain Rose Herbs,please review my disclosure page for details.. Avoid use  unless discussed with your physician. This information is for educational purposes only.  This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.  This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any condition or disease. Green Blessings!!!

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Rose, Jasmine, Neroli & Vanilla Perfumes

Four new perfumes up at my Etsy Shop. Click HERE
I have introduced four new potent perfume oils in the Frabjous Fragrancy section of my Etsy Shop.


100% Natural Vanilla Perfume Oil. Potent and intensely sweet. Made of pure Vanilla Absolute from Madagascar and Vanilla Bourbon CO2 from Madagascar. This is a very sweet and delightful Vanilla perfume that is soothing, sweet and brings about a feeling of love and joy. Only $10.00!! Click HERE to learn more or purchase. 

100% Natural Jasmine Perfume Oil. Potent and intensely sweet. Made of pure Egyptian Jasmine Absolute, Indian Jasmine Absolute, and Jasmine CO2 extract. This is a very complex and delightful Jasmine perfume that is uplifting, hypnotic and brings about a feeling of lightness and joy. Only $10.00. Click HERE to learn more or to purchase. 


100% Natural Neroli Perfume Oil. Potent and intensely luscious and vibrant. Made of pure Neroli essential oil from France, Neroli Extra essential oil from Tunisia/Morocco/Lebanon, Orange Blossom Absolute from Egypt and Neroli essential oil from Egypt. This is a very rich and heady Neroli perfume that is radiant, delicate, fresh and brings about a feeling of relaxation and love. Only $10.00. Click HERE to learn more or to purchase. 

100% Natural Rose Perfume Oil. Potent and delightful. Made of pure Bulgarian Rose Absolute, Egyptian Rose Absolute, Bulgarian Rose Otto and Rose de Mai Absolute from Egypt. This is a very complex and delightful rose perfume that is uplifting, hypnotic and brings about a feeling of happiness and joy. Only $10.00. Click HERE to learn more or to purchase.

Each roll-on bottle is just $10.00!! 

You can visit my Etsy Shop by clicking HERE

Monday, May 19, 2014

200 Tips, Techniques, and Recipes for Natural Beauty

My book, 200 Tips, Techniques, and Recipes for Natural Beauty, is available now for pre-order.

Many of today's beauty products contain harmful chemicals and other additives that most of us don't even know about - and if we did, we wouldn't use them--no more. With 200 Tips, Techniques, and Recipes for Natural Beauty you'll learn all that you need to know to make your own organic beauty products. Create delightful lotions and potions in your own kitchen, using all-natural, holistic ingredients like herbs and flowers. Discover conditioning carrier oils, sumptuous butters, and aromatic floral extracts that will nourish you head to toe. Also, use some of the recipes for your overall health, including curative herbal extracts and therapeutically effective essential oils. With step-by-step photographs, clear instructions, and expert tips, each recipe is easy to follow. Give them as gifts or keep them for yourself. Regardless, you'll never want to buy beauty products from the drug store again!

Visit my book page for a more in-depth look inside this natural beauty book!  200 Tips, Techniques, and Recipes for Natural Beauty can be ordered from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, IndieBound, or QBookshop.