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4 Reasons Not To Hop On the DIY Bandwagon

by Let's Bring Back Flower Power |

We'd like to think the growing popularity of DIY-everything has more to do with a desire for self sufficiency & a smaller ecological footprint, and less to do with everyone's Pinterest addiction; but we'd probably be wrong. 

Regardless of the motive, we're loving it! Working with high quality essential oils to create your own products means you can fulfill your physical needs (combatting blemishes, signs of aging, spider veins etc.) as well as your emotional needs (relaxation, restful sleep, caffeine free energy boost etc.) quickly, easily and naturally. It's also a great way to minimize your ecological footprint (say goodbye to wasteful packaging), save some dollars and learn about Aromatherapy.

We often run into people who have some serious cynicism about joining the DIY Movement...

"Why would I make products when I can just go buy them?"


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6 Life Hacks You Won't Believe 'Til You Try

by Let's Bring Back Flower Power |

We're serious, don't take our word for it; put these life hacks to the test and tell us they don't work wonders!

Remember - we're talking about pure, high quality essential oils here. If you don't use those, you'll be left hack-less.

Blind Pimples

We're sure we aren't the only ones who find this life hack insanely satisfying: bringing a blind pimple to a head without the agonizing (and unsightly) waiting game. 


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DIY Recipes for a Caffeine-Free Energy Boost

by Let's Bring Back Flower Power |

Essential oils are often prescribed for sleep difficulties and insomnia (rightly so), but did you know certain essential oils actually boost energy, relieve fatigue and provide instant mental clarity? Rather than reaching for that second, third, fourth cup of coffee, reach for a bottle of essential oils, to get a natural boost with no caffeine crash.


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Combat Acne & Clogged Pores Naturally with These 5 DIY Recipes

by Let's Bring Back Flower Power |

These 5 DIY Recipes will clear blemishes and keep breakouts at bay

We've all been there at one time or another, wether the cause is stress, hormones, diet, or just an oily skin type; blemishes happen. Lucky for you, certain essential oils are really, really good at both treating breakouts, and keeping them at bay.

Maintaining a healthy balance for your unique skin type is the best way to prevent breakouts (take our skin type quiz to learn more), but if a pimple does find its way onto your face, you can fight back with these five secret weapons...


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Everything You Need to Know About Travelling with Essential Oils

by Let's Bring Back Flower Power |

The Five Essential Oils You Should Always Travel With

The key to effective packing is narrowing it down to the basics; a small number of pieces that cover all of your needs. Rather than bringing your whole collection of essential oils, each for its own purpose, pack these 5 products and cover all your bases without overloading your luggage.

Destination Specific Add-ons
Depending on the climate and environment of your final destination, you may want to add in a few extra ‘just incase’ rescue oils.

How to Travel With Your Precious Cargo
We all know you can only pick up your Aromatherapist Products in Canada, so when taking them abroad they are your precious lifeline! Follow these guidelines for safe packing and storage of your essential oils, no matter where your travels take you.


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