Essential oils

Essential oils are quite literally the essence of the plants they come from. They are concentrated liquids containing the parts of the plant that attract pollinators, deter pests, and essentially, smell nice. Let’s dive in..

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What is an essential oil? An introduction.
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The intoxicating world of essential oils
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It’s only natural: The chemistry of essential oils.
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Nature all bottled up: Making essential oils and absolutes
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A scent as old as time: A history of essential oils
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More than sustainability: Sourcing essential oils and synthetics
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Aromatherapy for the 21st century: The power of essential oils
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The science of feeling good : The psychology of smell
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Creativity with essential oils: Sensory storyteller Joanna Grace
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Direct from the source: Building relationships in buying
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Creativity with essential oils: Scent chef Louise Bloor
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Not all essential oils are created equal.
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The Grasse roots of modern perfumery.
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What do clouds have to do with essential oils?
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The Smell Archivist: Kate McLean
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Saving the rainforest one Tonka bean at a time
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Making sense of smell: What are pheromones?
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What’s inside counts: Nature’s own antidotes and assassins
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On the scent of the finest essential oils with Lush Buyer Emilia Dudek
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