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What are Hydrosols?

What are Hydrosols?

What are hydrosols? Hydrosols, also known as hydrolats, are the aqueous product of distillation and carry the hydrophilic properties (water-soluble components) of the plant in solution as well as microscopic droplets of the hydrophilic components of essential oils in...

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Diffusing Essential Oils

Diffusing Essential Oils

Diffusing Essential Oils: Everything you ever wanted to know Download and Print PDFs Diffusing Essential Oils class presentation Diffuser Comparison Chart Diffusing Essential Oils Ebook   by Jade Shutes BONUS VIDEOS! On the Aromatic Studies Vimeo Channel

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What are Essential Oils?

What are Essential Oils?

Essential oils are highly concentrated aromatic extracts that are distilled or expressed from a variety of aromatic plant material, including flowers, flowering tops, fruits/zests, grasses, leaves, needles and twigs, resins, roots, seeds, and woods. Through the...

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Aromatic Tummy Gummies

Aromatic Tummy Gummies

*This recipe has been adapted from Gummy Snacks by Stacy Toth & Matthew McCarry in Real Life paleo. Ingredients for Aromatic Gummies - 1 cup chopped and pureed fruit. (Puree fruit with water in blender or food processor) - 1/4 cup lavender hydrosol - 1/4 cup water...

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Violet

Violet

Violet Latin name: Viola spp.Family: ViolacaeaeEnergetics: Cooling, moisteningTaste: Sweet, mucilaginous, cool, minerally The Violet by Jane Taylor Down in a green and shady bed,A modest violet grew;Its stalk was bent, it hung its headAs if to hide from view. And yet...

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