Many essential oils have sensual qualities. In the plant kingdom, flowers are mainly meant to attract, while resins soothe and repair, fruit brings sweetness and playfulness, and roots strengthen and ground. Sensual essential oils can help inspire creativity, lower inhibitions, promote passion and confidence, and revive the spirit. Here are some DIY body and massage oil recipes to bring on the bliss. Continue reading
Making your own body care products is a rewarding way to have complete control over your ingredients, scent, texture, look, and feel. With a little practice and the right quality ingredients, you can make luxurious, premium products that rival even the best store-bought brands. These also make wonderful gifts!
Humans have had a natural relationship with the sun since far before sunscreen came along – a relationship based on common sense, intuition, and being present by listening to one’s own body. Personally, I have never been a huge sunscreen advocate. Continue reading
Shopping for organic, whole plant skincare?
Here’s a quick guide to whole plant ingredients and how they impact your skin, brought to us by Laurel Whole Plant Organics:
This spring at Farmacopia we are welcoming a new line of skin care with the highest standards for organic, biodynamic, raw, unrefined whole plant ingredients. Learn from Laurel, owner and founder of Laurel Whole Plant Organics, how to feed your skin with the nutrients it needs…