Tag Archives: cold

Recipe: Humidifier Vapo-Additive

This time of year can wreak havoc on your sinuses. The occasional hot day mixed in with the cold winter weather we’ve been suffering through has done quite the number on our immune systems. If you’re suffering from mucus buildup, or just want to moisten the air around you, I recommend getting a humidifier. Many… read more

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Tea Tree Oil: Basics & Uses

So, I must admit- until this past year I really didn’t know the depth to which essential oils can impact and improve our lives. Yea, I knew a few names. And sure, I’ve used a few products that have contained an essential oil or two- but I had no clue what I was missing out… read more

Recipe: Honey Coconut Oil Syrup for Sore Throat

The flu was bad this season. While many may consider flu season over, there are still quite a few people catching the bug or dealing with ongoing symptoms. Below is a super simple recipe for anyone dealing with a sore throat or pesky cough. Keep the recipe on hand for allergy season as it will… read more

Recipes: Aromatherapy for Cold/Flu

Today we are going to tell you how to mix some of your essential oils to ensure you don’t spread viruses during the cold/flu season. Recipe #1: These oils should be mixed in a diffuser for steam inhalation. 1 Part Eucalyptus Essential Oil 1 Part Lemon Essential Oil 1 Part Rosewood Essential Oil 1 Part… read more

Recipe: Natural Throat Spray for Sore Throat

Continuing with our cold and flu recipes, we have an all-natural remedy for that pesky sore throat. As always, you can adjust depending on your sensitivity to the ingredients. Also, use with caution as essential oils are quite strong. You will want to check with your physician before taking any pure oils internally. With that… read more

Recipe: Witch Hazel Cold/Flu Remedy

It’s cold and flu season, and we all know someone suffering from the symptoms. This week we will try to provide natural remedies to help alleviate your symptoms. Many people find that aromatherapy can be quite helpful when dealing with the nasty sickness. Specific scents can uplift your spirits even if they can’t clear those… read more

Essential Oils for Mold Removal

We recently had a customer contact us about using essential oils for mold removal. This time of year, many of us are suffering from cold/flu-like symptoms, but it isn’t ALWAYS a cold/flu. Oftentimes these symptoms come about as a result of mold in your house. To get rid of mold, many people use a bleach… read more

Recipe: Homemade Shower Soothers

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We’ve all seen the commercials for Vick’s Vapor Rub shower discs or the SudaCare Shower Soothers, right? They are little discs that almost look like bath bombs.  You put them in your shower when you are having sinus issues. The vapors fill up the shower and help clear your head.  These are great for someone… read more