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The Basics of Peppermint Essential Oil

The Basics of Peppermint Essential Oil Peppermint comes from the mint plant (there are about 25 different species of mint), and is actually a natural hybrid cross between water mint and spearmint. When selecting peppermint for your own use, the fresh leaves will impart a superior flavor to dried leaves (such as for use in […]

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Spring Cleaning Using Essential Oils


Spring Cleaning Using Essential Oils Lavender is more than just a delightful, floral scent. The essential oil of this fragrant plant has disinfectant properties, and its cleaning powers have long been known. Even before the antimicrobial properties of lavender were discovered, it was used for cleaning purposes. The word lavender itself comes from lavare, meaning […]

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