Category Archives: Aromatherapy

Top Five Beauty Boosts You Need Right Now

Here are our top 5 beauty boosts for later winter because sometimes, when you are in the thick of it, it’s hard to remember those simple little tricks that keep us feeling happier and healthier.  Whether its drinking enough water, using a humidifier, or taking time for a little TLC little things can have a big […]

Soothe Stress & Ease Soreness with our Aromatherapy + Arnica + Magnesium Bath

We all need an evening of relaxation every so often. Especially on cold, dark, blustery winter evenings having a ritual to unwind and rejuvenate is so important. A soak in a magnesium salt bath complete with aromatherapy is the perfect way to reduce stress, boost your nutrient intake and soothe sore, overworked muscles. Though most […]

Benefits of Schisandra for Spirit and Skin

Schisandra berries are an absolute powerhouse of goodness. Known by several names; Five Spice Berry, Ultimate Superberry, The Herb that Does It All. Schisandra is an adaptogen, which means that it locates and eases the source of imbalance whether in the body or the mind. It contains all 5 tastes in one little berry; sweet, […]

Arnica+Aromatherapy, From Flower to Infusion

Many people are familiar with the herb Arnica. Lots of people have picked up a tube at the health food store to relieve aches and pains from overdoing it. Either the cream or the gel with it’s medicinal wintergreen scent. It has been a staple in our house for many years easing the aches of sprains, […]

What Does Your Scent Say?

Flourish Natural Body Care ingredients

Are you a people watcher? Do you notice the way people walk? Talk? Gesture? It’s usually easy to spot the outgoing, friendly types because they are waving and chatting and make eye contact with you. Do you take note of the quiet types too? Have you noticed that the colors people dress themselves in tend […]

Essential Oils in Hair and Skincare Products

What is an Essential Oil? Recently in the  natural beauty world we’ve noticed the phrase “essential oil” being used to describe completely unrelated raw materials used in skincare.  We wanted to clear up any confusion.  We’ve noticed cold-pressed vegetable oils such as coconut oil, sunflower oil, rose hip seed oil, etc. being described as “essential” […]