Essential Oil Dilution: Advanced – Diluting Pre-Made Blends

      Hey lovely people! I’ve built a dilution calculator for you! I’ve recently discovered that it’s not as easy as it might seem to dilute essential oils. Why? Because some oils are produced as “blends”, essentially pre-diluted oils. This is fantastic if the blend is created with the dilution you want! But what …

Air Travel with Herbs, Essential Oils, and Other Natural Supplements

  Air travel with herbs. Security. Drugs. Suspicion. Ack! Do you need to worry? First, let’s assume the herbs with which you are traveling are legal in the United States, and you are traveling to or within the US. The TSA recently announced and then retracted a statement saying they are not the DEA, that …

20 Ways to Use Herbs for Health and Well-Being

    “How do I use herbs once I know which ones I want to try?”   The question was asked from one of our small group, most new to herbal remedies. She knew she wanted to use herbs for health, and we’d discussed which she might try. But she didn’t exactly know what to …

How to Read Essential Oil Reviews, Like a Professional Reviewer

  “How to Read Reviews”? Is this really necessary? How about you let me decide what I’m reading, and not tell me how to think? Generally, Liberty Zen is all about the freedom to think your thoughts and make your choices.  The thing is, I was once a reviewer myself, getting free or discounted products …

Essential Oil Information – Ten Things Websites Should Tell You

    What Should I Look for on an Essential Oil Company Website? What Information Should I Have Before Purchasing Essential Oils?   The Rules of the Game First, let’s get one thing straight: It is absolutely possible that there are companies out there producing great oils, but whose websites and informational literature do not …