Category Archives: General

30
May

How To Distil Essential Oils

The quality of essential oils is affected by the distillation process and how the oil isextracted and used. Our oils are as pure and natural as you can find and our distillation process plays a key role in this. Steam Distillation Steam distillation is the most effective and most used way of extracting the aromatic compounds or essential oils

Published Date: 30th May 2017
Category: General

23
May

Uses of Lavender Water – And How To Make Your Own!

Lavender water has got to be one of the oldest and simplest toiletries around, but thiscertainly doesn’t mean that you should discard it in favour of a bottle of some mass produced, chemically synthesised wonder product instead. In fact, if you are trying to get back to nature and reduce your carbon footprint too, then making and using your

Published Date: 23rd May 2017
Category: Cooking with lavender, Dried lavender, General

06
May

Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

There is no one single answer to the question of ‘are you getting enough sleep?’ The exact amount of sleep that we need varies from person to person. Famously Margaret Thatcher, Leonardo Da Vinci, Thomas Edison and Napoleon all survived off less than 4 hours sleep a night, but for many people they require significantly more sleep to be able

Published Date: 6th May 2017
Category: General, Lavender Oil

21
Apr

Lavender Oil To Help Treat Alopecia

Hair loss can be both a naturally occurring part of ageing and also the result of a number of medical conditions. Hair loss sufferers can find it very emotionally distressing and statistics from 2009 show that, world-wide, there were 811,363 people seeking medical treatment for hair loss. Alopecia is the common term for all forms of hair loss,

Published Date: 21st April 2017
Category: General, Lavender Oil

07
Apr

Add A Little Lavender To Your Wedding

It’s official: the hour has changed, the daffodils are nearly over and there’s even been some sunshine – yes, spring has definitely sprung and summer is on its way. Along with the promise of balmy summer days, comes the onset of wedding season! Barely a Saturday can go by in summer without there being the peal of church bells and a

Published Date: 7th April 2017
Category: Dried lavender, General