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Knowledge on Essential Oils

All about Rosalina (Melaleuca ericifolia) essential oil

Origin and nature Rosalina, or Melaleuca ericifolia, thrives in the serene landscapes of Australia. It is found particularly in Tasmania and along the southern coasts. Unlike its cousin, the well-known Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia), Rosalina boasts a softer, more floral scent. This is due to its linalool component, distinguishing it in the vast family of

All about Cymbopogon giganteus (Ahibero) essential oil

Origin and nature of Cymbopogon giganteus (Ahibero) essential oil Cymbopogon giganteus, commonly known as ahibero, comes from the vast expanses of Africa. It thrives in the warm climates, spreading its influence through tall, grassy landscapes. Ahibero is part of the Cymbopogon family. This includes well known plants like lemongrass and citronella. Also in this family

All about Japanese Cedar (Cryptomeria japonica) essential oil

Origin and nature Cryptomeria japonica, also known as Japanese Cedar, stands majestically as a pillar of Japan’s flora. This unique species has graced the landscapes of Japan for millennia. While it is termed ‘cedar,’ this is a misnomer as it belongs to the cypress family. Native to Japan and valued for its wood and aesthetic

Unveiling the secrets of Lavender Oil for a restful slumber

Origin and nature Lavender, or Lavandula angustifolia, is a name that resonates with tranquility. A scent that calms the mind and a plant that is ever popular with gardeners (and bees!). This perennial beauty is native to the Mediterranean, the middle East and India. It has traversed through ages and geographies to mark its presence

All about Rose essential oil

Origin and nature The journey of Rose essential oil is as rich and layered as its fragrance. Rosa damascena was first cultivated in Persia (now Iran), before making its way to Bulgaria, Turkey, and beyond. The essential oil is now derived primarily from two types of rose: Rosa damascena, commonly known as Damask Rose, and

All about Ravintsara (Cinnamomum camphora) essential oil

The origin of Ravintsara In the heart of Madagascar’s lush forests grows the Ravintsara tree. Botanically, it is known as Cinnamomum camphora and it thrives in the rainforest environment. Ravintsara is known for its distinct, camphor-rich essential oil. It should not be confused with its aromatic relative, Ravensara (Ravensara aromatica). This evergreen tree is well

All about Katafray essential oil

Origin and Nature: Unveiling the Essence of Katafray Katafray thrives in the heart of Madagascar’s diverse ecosystems. Known scientifically as Cedrelopsis grevei, this hardy evergreen is a native marvel of the island’s flora. It stands tall amidst the dry forests, symbolizing resilience and strength. About the Plant The Katafray tree’s presence is commanding, with a

All about Sandalwood essential oil

Origin and Nature of Sandalwood Essential Oil Sandalwood essential oil is a true gem among aromatic extracts. This exquisite oil is derived from the heartwood of the Santalum species. The journey  begins with the careful cultivation and extraction of the precious heartwood. The resulting essential oil captivates the senses and offers a myriad of therapeutic

All about Helichrysum italicum essential oil

The Origin of Helichrysum italicum About the Plant Helichrysum italicum, commonly known as Immortelle or Everlasting, is a resilient perennial herb. It originates in the Mediterranean but is now cultivated across Europe. The plant has silver-green leaves and clusters of tiny, golden blossoms. These capture the essence of sun-drenched hillsides and coastal beauty. The botanical

I can’t open my essential oil bottle! The cap is stuck…

I can’t open my essential oil bottle Just occasionally you may receive an essential oil from Oshadhi that you can’t open. We know this can be frustrating, especially if it’s an oil you were looking forward to trying for the first time. This article explains how and why this happens and what you can do.

All About Tuberose Absolute Essential Oil

Origin and Nature Tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa) is a captivating flower renowned for its sweet, heady fragrance. Native to Mexico, this perennial plant belongs to the Agavaceae family. About the Plant The Tuberose plant thrives in warm climates and has found a home in regions across the globe. It has slender, wax-like stems and clusters of

All about Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

About the Plant Ylang Ylang essential oil is derived from the Cananga odorata tree. This fast-growing tree is native to the tropical rainforests of Southeast Asia. It has glossy leaves and elegant drooping flowers. In an ideal climate the tree reaches a height of around 12m although the trees are often kept low-growing to aid

All about Elemi Essential Oil

The Origins of Elemi (Canarium luzonicum) Elemi essential oil is derived from the resin of the Canarium luzonicum tree native to the Philippines. About the Plant The Canarium luzonicum tree, also known as Elemi, is a tall, tropical evergreen that belongs to the Burseraceae family. This tree is indigenous to the lush rainforests of the

All about Neroli (Orange Blossoms) Essential Oil

The Origins of Neroli Essential Oil Neroli essential oil is extracted from the delicate blossoms of the bitter orange tree (Citrus aurantium). Also known as ‘orange blossom’ it is a fragrant elixir that has been cherished for its unique properties and captivating aroma. This article will introduce you to the fascinating world of Neroli essential

All about Frankincense (Boswellia carterii) essential oil

The Origins of Frankincense – Boswellia carterii Boswellia Carterii essential oil is a precious natural substance derived from the resin of the Boswellia carterii tree. Let’s take a closer look at this remarkable oil, the tree it comes from, and how it’s harvested and transformed into the essential oil we know today. About the Plant