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Scent-sational Solutions: 9 Essential Oils for Combatting Memory Loss

Forgetfulness and lapses in memory are common challenges often associated with aging. Other factors such as stress, mental fatigue, ailments like Alzheimer's disease, etc can take a toll on a person's ability to remember things.Memory loss, whether mild or severe, can be distressing to the sufferer and to those around the individual. Fortunately, with the help of aromatherapy, memory loss can be effectively managed. This article explains how essential oils help to sharpen your cognitive function...

February 25, 2024

Uses Of Lemongrass Essential Oil, And Why You Need It In Your Home

One of the most powerful essential oils that should not be missing in your medicine cabinet is lemongrass essential oil. Full of powerful bioactive constituents, this essential oil possesses a wide range of medicinal uses. Lemongrass essential oil offers a variety of applications in aromatherapy and has wholesome benefits to both the mind and the body. Little wonder, many people refer to it as a superpower essential oil.Essential oils are highly concentrated oil extracted from plant parts. They ...

January 28, 2024

How to choose the best essential oil diffuser in NZ 2024

Are you looking for the perfect diffuser to create an aromatherapy haven in your home this 2024? Essential oil diffusers are a quick and easy way to fill any room or space with soothing and uplifting scents, whether it be your lounge, bedroom, bathroom, office or even car!There's lots of options available to Kiwi shoppers, but how do you pick the best one from all of those on offer in New Zealand in 2024? From their size and shape to the purpose you wish to use them for, there are a variety of d...

December 20, 2023

Stop Hair Loss with Aromatherapy: Essential Oils for Hair Growth

Hair loss is a challenge most people will face at one point or the other in life, especially as they advance in age. Causes of hair loss are numerous and diverse. Apart from being a normal part of the ageing process, hair loss could be caused by hormonal changes, diseases, physical or emotional stress, pregnancy, poor diet, excessive use of chemical hair products, constant manipulation and heat treatment, drugs, radiation therapy, etc.Whether as a result of ageing, heredity or unhealthy lifestyl...

November 4, 2023

Discover the Versatile Uses of Rosemary Oil in NZ for Your Health and Home

Welcome to the world of rosemary oil, the versatile essential oil that has numerous benefits for your health and home. In New Zealand, this aromatic oil has become increasingly popular due to its various uses and its natural properties.When it comes to your health, rosemary oil can work wonders. It has been known to relieve stress and anxiety, improve digestion, and promote better cognitive function. Additionally, its antibacterial properties make it a great ingredient for DIY skincare products,...

October 1, 2023

Trouble Sleeping? Ways To Naturally Fall Asleep Fast With Essential Oils

Do you find yourself staring at the ceiling for hours unending waiting for sleep to overpower you every night? Do you wish to be like your spouse who is already off to dream world as soon as his or her head touches the pillow? Insomnia is one condition that could leave you miserable throughout the night, and irritable throughout the day. This is because your body needs those periods of rest and sleep to reboot and recoup. When you keep facing sleeplessness night after night, your body is denied ...

September 3, 2023

Aromatherapy for Immunity: Top 7 Essential Oils to Supercharge Your Defences

You possibly might have heard a doctor tell you or someone you know that your body's immunity is weakened and needs to be boosted. When your immunity is weak, it opens a gateway for all sorts of diseases and illnesses to sneak in and wreak havoc in your body. Therefore it's very important to maintain a strong immunity. In this article we'll be taking a closer look at the immune system, the role your immune system plays in protecting your body from diseases, how you can enhance your immunity natu...

August 5, 2023

Maintaining Your Portable Nebulizing Diffuser: A Complete Cleaning and Care Guide

Welcome to our complete guide on maintaining your portable nebulizing diffuser, the key to ensuring optimal performance and delightful aromatherapy experiences. Whether you're a seasoned essential oil enthusiast or a newcomer to the world of diffusing, taking proper care of your nebulizing diffuser is crucial for its longevity. In this comprehensive guide, we will walk you through the step-by-step process of cleaning and caring for your diffuser, providing expert tips and tricks along the way. S...

July 2, 2023

Eucalyptus oil: A powerful natural remedy for cold, cough and flu you must have in your NZ home

It's the cold and flu season again, and the dreaded lurgy is fast sweeping across the length and breadth of New Zealand. Symptoms of cold, cough or flu, although not life threatening, can be very discomforting. Nothing like a cold or flu to keep you feeling irritable and miserable all day. If you've ever been down with cold, cough or flu you'll agree with me that you would want to try everything in the book to get rid of those pesky symptoms.Meanwhile, most respiratory tract infections including...

June 1, 2023

Discover the Benefits of Using a Diffuser in New Zealand: A Guide to Relaxed and Healthy Living

Are you looking for a way to improve your home's atmosphere and promote wellness in New Zealand? Look no further than a diffuser! This simple device can do wonders for your physical and mental health, as well as enhance the ambiance of your living space. In this guide, we'll explore the many benefits of using a diffuser, from stress relief to improved sleep and better respiratory health. Discover how essential oils can help you relax, focus, and boost your immune system. We'll also share tips on...

May 29, 2023

7 reasons you're not losing weight, and incredible ways aromatherapy can help your weight loss journey

You finally signed up for regular sessions at the gym, and have been consistently following every session and attempting every single move. You religiously obeyed the diet regimen to the last letter. Several days after you pull out your scale in anticipation. Huh? Why are the digits the same as what you weighed last? How could that be? Maybe the scale is broken. You try checking your weight with another scale, and aargh... the same digits pop up again. Blimey! Why is the number not dropping? Wit...

May 7, 2023

4 effective essential oils for headaches and migraines

It's a brand new day. You roll off your bed grateful for another day and hoping to step out there and make the best of the day, but for this pulsating headache that seems to have woken up with you. Or you're approaching the end of your work day and looking forward to a well-deserved rest at home, but an awful headache creeps up to remind you how stressful your day has been.Unfortunately, most of us are familiar with the above scenarios. Headaches can be really really unsettling, any time of the ...

April 11, 2023

The Benefits of Lavender Essential Oil in New Zealand: A Comprehensive Guide

Lavender essential oil is one of the most popular and versatile essential oils in New Zealand. Derived from the flowers of the lavender plant, Lavender oil has been used for centuries for its soothing properties and has many potential physical and mental health benefits.Lavender oil is usually the first oil that is recommended or used when you're just embarking on a therapeutic scent journey. In this guide, we'll be checking through the benefits of lavender essential oil and how to experience ea...

March 19, 2023

Introducing Hinoki Essential Oil

As aromatherapy enthusiasts, we love learning about the wonderful benefits of different essential oils and how they can enhance our daily lives. In today’s blog, we are excited to introduce you to a unique essential oil with many qualities and a deep, resinous yet fresh and sweet aroma known as Hinoki essential oil! This gorgeous oil comes from an evergreen cypress tree found in Japan and has been used for centuries to provide holistic support both physically and spiritually and as a key ...

February 19, 2023

How to get rid of household bugs naturally

Summer is a time when all kinds of life start appearing again, including those not-so-pleasant creepy crawlies coming out of the woodworks. Before we know it, flies, mosquitoes, ants and spiders are making themselves at home, indoors and outdoors!  While bugs are a natural part of a healthy environment and don’t need to be completely exterminated, it’s frustrating to find them in our kitchens, bathrooms, and gardens. If we don’t take measures to control them during summertime, they ca...

November 29, 2022

The power of peppermint essential oil

Peppermint essential oil is one of the most versatile essential oils. Even if you’re not the biggest fan of peppermint, (that’s okay, we understand!), it’s got a lot of uses and benefits that we want to share with you which might give you a change of heart! So, if you’re interested in learning more about this essential oil, in this blog post we will introduce you to the power of peppermint essential oil! Peppermint is a great addition to your essential oil collection because of the many ...

October 24, 2022

No more nasty chemicals: Handy tips to spring clean your house naturally

As it starts getting warmer, we can finally put away the winter clothes and blankets and think about tackling a good old spring clean, especially after a long, cold and wet winter.  When doing a deep clean like a spring clean, it can be tempting to choose products with attractive packaging, synthetic scents and powerful chemicals that will quickly get the job done.  While there is a place for store-bought cleaning products in your home, many supermarket shelves are lined with products ...

September 26, 2022

The 6 best essential oils for relieving stress and anxiety

With the busy lives we lead these days, stress and anxiety are unfortunately no strangers to many of us. Finding the balance between work, family and friends as well as making time for ourselves can quickly make us feel overwhelmed.  The great thing is that essential oils offer a safe, natural remedy for stress and anxiety and are a wonderful way to complement traditional methods to relieve these conditions.  Aromatherapy techniques like diffusing, massage and even infusing your evenin...

August 31, 2022

5 essential oils to make your home smell good during any season

If you’ve noticed some damp and musty smells creep up around the house this winter, you’re not alone! When we have cold and rainy days, we don’t leave our windows open as much as we do in summer which can make our homes prone to stagnant air and smells that aren’t so pleasant.  Essential oils are an affordable and entirely natural way to keep your home smelling fresh and inviting during any season. Not only do they smell divine, essential oils also offer a range of health benefits f...

July 26, 2022

How to relieve cold and flu symptoms naturally with essential oils

As the seasons change and we start moving into the colder months, many of us are looking for ways to prevent or relieve cold & flu symptoms. Even if you go for traditional, over the counter medicine, it’s always nice to learn ways to feel better and heal naturally.Essential oils are an effective natural remedy for alleviating cold & flu symptoms because each oil has its own unique properties that can help soothe and heal the body. Symptoms of the cold and flu range from mild to se...

June 16, 2022

FAQs about Ultrasonic Essential Oil Diffusers: Everything You Need to Know

If you're looking for information about ultrasonic essential oil diffusers, you've come to the right place! In this blog post, we will answer your most asked questions about these devices. We'll cover everything from how they work, the benefits of using them and even how to clean them! Plus, we'll provide some tips on choosing the best diffuser for your needs. So whether you're a first-time buyer or just curious about ultrasonic diffusers available in NZ, check out this comprehensive FAQ post...

May 18, 2022

Thoughtful Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Looking for the perfect Mother's Day gift?Instead of the classic flowers, chocolate and card, why not treat mum to something different like some aromatherapy goodies and essential oils?She only needs a few drops of essential oils and a diffuser to get started, a gift that lasts years and a natural scent that definitely lasts longer than flowers ;)That’s right, aromatherapy is a gift that keeps giving, which is perfect for mums because let’s be honest…Mother’s Day is every day! So if...

April 12, 2022

Introducing our 3 new essential oils: Black pepper, Cedarwood and Patchouli

A few questions we often get asked are ‘what benefits does each essential oil have’ and ‘what’s the best way to use them?’  While there are many ways to enjoy essential oils, we have a few tips and tricks to take full advantage of them using aromatherapy.  And today, we’ll go over these for each of our three new essential oils.  Black Pepper (Latin name: Piper Nigrum, Country of Origin: India)Cedarwood (Latin Name: Cedrus Atlantica, Country of Origin: Morocco)Patchouli...

March 13, 2022

7 Aromatherapy tips for a happy, healthy life during the pandemic

Feeling a little worn out from the ‘new normal’? You’re not alone! Since Covid-19 reached our shores, we’ve had to make peace with lifestyle changes like working from home and little to no social activity.  And for those of us with families, having a full house all day, every day hasn’t been as smooth sailing as it might’ve first seemed.  Aromatherapy offers a safe and effective way of supporting our wellbeing during difficult times like these. There are many ways to use es...

February 2, 2022

Best Essential Oils to Pamper Your Soul This Summer

Are you enjoying this summer? The bright sunny atmosphere is surely a siren call to head outdoors, dive into the beach, and relax until your heart’s content. So, our guess is that you are already occupied with a long list of summer activities, especially considering how the pandemic kept us indoors in the past several months.  Summer is the ideal season to relax, de-stress, and refresh your mind, body, and soul. Adding some great essential oils to your self-care routine can help you enjoy...

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