Aromatic Studies Blog

Skincare: Holistic versus Mainstream

Skincare: Holistic versus Mainstream

I often come across discussions about skin care which bring up a lot of frustrated commentary and not much else. They usually lead to very little progress in understanding or broadening of horizons between the opposing parties and I find that in the end, a discussion...

read more
Aromatic Steams in Viral Times

Aromatic Steams in Viral Times

The regularly scheduled cold and flu season is here. While we have been living through a worldwide pandemic, for what seems like an eternity, the year’s typical bugs aren’t likely to let us off the hook. And COVID-19 sure isn’t either. The stakes are higher this year....

read more
Skin Health and Mask Wearing

Skin Health and Mask Wearing

In the last few months, I’ve been getting many emails and messages from clients asking for advice on how to tackle skin problems related to mask wearing. This post is not a commentary on whether or not to wear a mask but rather it’s a look at how wearing a mask for a...

read more
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...

read more
Get Started

Free Online Introduction to Aromatherapy

free intro aromatherapy

This course initiates you into the world of essential oils and aromatherapy, and the strength and well-being they can create. Even better, it lets you get comfortable with the School for Aromatic Studies and our online learning platform before you commit to furthering your studies, should you wish to continue your journey.