5 Best Essential Oil Diffusers Of 2017 – We Reveal The Best

In a hurry? If you don’t have time to read our in depth guide to each essential oil diffuser but simply want to know our pick of the best – then the answer is the AromaFuse Essential Oil Diffuser from Plant Therapy available here. With its super long runtime, whisper quiet operation and one year warranty, it won this years pick as “Best Essential Oil… [read more]

10 Brilliant Benefits Of Borage Oil

Borage oil is derived from a wildflower known as borage, or “starflower.” It has a long history of both medicinal and culinary use that dates back hundreds of years. The oil is best known for providing a high level of gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), a fatty acid with strong anti-inflammatory properties. Of the three oils that are good sources of GLA, blackcurrant seed, evening primrose and… [read more]

10 Best Essential Oils For Menopause Relief

Menopause marks a milestone in a woman’s life, signifying the end of fertility and the end of those monthly periods. While some women start to experience changes in their 30s, for most, symptoms don’t occur until the 40s or 50s. Menopause, by definition, has been reached after 12 consecutive months have passed without menstruating. Many women experience frustrating symptoms, like fatigue, hot flashes, irritability, and… [read more]

6 Benefits of Mandarin Essential Oil + 9 Ways to Use It

Native to Asia, the mandarin orange (Citrus reticulata) is the sweetest of the citrus fruits. Smaller in size and thinner-skinned than navel or blood oranges, they are harvested en mass in November and shipped westward by the boxful, just in time for Christmas. An important symbol during Chinese New Year, mandarins represent abundance and happiness. The essential oil of mandarin is mild, sweet, and calming.… [read more]

Here’s How You Can Get A Free Bottle Of Tea Tree Oil Today

If I had to pick one essential oil that I couldn’t live without, it would be tea tree oil. While not the most fragrant of essential oils, it is undoubtedly the most useful. We’ve written extensively on the many uses of tea tree oil on Natural Living Ideas before. We’ve talked about how putting it on your skin can help to relieve and reduce acne, eczema,… [read more]

My Experience With Plant Therapy Essential Oils + Discount Coupon

When looking for essential oils, there are countless options available online and in the store, which can make it really difficult to decide which brand to choose, and if you’re just starting out, what type of oils to begin with. After all, there are nearly 100 different essential oils, and they each offer their own unique benefits. While we might like to have them all,… [read more]

Easiest Homemade Lavender Linen Spray That Actually Kills Odors

Linen spray is perfect for adding a scent boost to your bed sheets or even freshening up your linen closet. You can use your favorite essential oil combinations or go with a classic like lavender. Lavender is known to help with nervousness, anxiety, stress and sleeplessness. This makes lavender linen spray perfect for spritzing on your pillows right before bed. If you have a cranky… [read more]

Top 7 Essential Oils For Dogs & How to Use Them

Essential oils can offer a multitude of benefits for humans, but can they help our pets  – and especially man’s best friend – too? Smell is an essential primeval sense, in fact, the first major nerve that enters the brain can detect a scent, and our emotions are strongly influenced by it. Good smells can calm and relax us, as well as bring other benefits,… [read more]

Homemade Magnesium Sleep Spray For Your Best Night’s Sleep

For some of us poor sleep is a chronic issue, while for others it only comes up on occasion. So the next time you find yourself laying awake at night, grab this easy-to-make sleep spray packed with sleep-inducing magnesium and calming essential oils. You’ll feel more calm and relaxed, without resorting to risky sleeping medications. The best part about this spray, is that it’s so… [read more]

5 Best Essential Oils To Repel Common Bugs, Insects & Pests

While bugs and other pests certainly have their purpose in the world, they can also be extremely annoying, and even hazardous to our health, as some are major carriers of disease. Mosquitoes can spread West Nile virus, Zika fever and a number of other scary diseases, while flies are known to transfer more than 100 pathogens that can result in illness, including cholera, typhoid, tuberculosis,… [read more]