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Essential Oils for Migraines or Headaches

Posted by on Dec 1, 2013 in Aromatherapy Uses | 0 comments

Essential Oils for Migraines or Headaches

Can Essential Oils Alleviate Migraines or Headaches? A migraine is more than a severe headache because it may be accompanied with nausea, sensitivity to light and sound, or flu symptoms. Migraines can be very painful. Besides migraines, tension headaches are the most common type of headache. Tension headaches are characterized by constant pressure or pain in the head. Some essential oils are helpful in reducing the pain, but they do not cure migraines or headaches and underlying medical issues. Essential Oils for Alleviating Migraines or Headaches Peppermint Essential Oil Peppermint contains menthol, which is found in many OTC pain relievers, and has been used to...

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Essential Oils for Hair Growth – Thinning Hair Remedies

Posted by on Jul 8, 2012 in Aromatherapy Uses | 0 comments

Essential Oils for Hair Growth – Thinning Hair Remedies

Is the use of essential oils as thinning hair remedies to ameliorate hair growth with supporting theories? This article first reviews the most common reason for thinning hair or hair loss,  then it analyzes whether or not essential oils can be used as thinning hair remedies to improve hair growth and prevent hair loss.   Thinning Hair / Hair Loss Cause Most people, regardless of men or women, will start experiencing thinning hair or hair loss when reaching the age of mid-40s. According to experts, DHT, or Dihydrotestosterone, plays a significant role in thinning hair and hair loss. DHT can shrink the hair follicle and, therefore, indirectly makes the delivery of...

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Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils?

Posted by on Jun 3, 2012 in Essential Talk | 0 comments

Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils?

The Meaning of Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils   “Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils” means the essential oils were carefully sourced, produced and suitable for holistic aromatherapy and self-care use. However, the phrase “Therapeutic Grade” may be misleading because there is NO standard grading system sponsored by the governmental institution exists for essential oils. “Therapeutic Quality” would be a better term.   Essential oils may be used for many occasions. For example, they are frequently used in the food industries as flavoring agents. The quality and standard of essential oils for food usage will certainly be different from essential oils...

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doTERRA Scam?

Posted by on Apr 26, 2012 in Essential Talk | 26 comments

doTERRA Scam?

Is doTERRA a scam? doTERRA is operated under MLM business model, and doTERRA essential oils have much higher price than other brands. Indeed, multi-level marketing may lead to multilayer exploitation, which could be the root of the high price rather the true value of the product. In order to help the readers justify whether it is a “doTERRA scam” or a genuine “Gift of the Earth,” this doTERRA Reviews will analyze the doTERRA essential oils from the perspective of both consumer and business.     doTERRA Reviews – A Consumer View   About CPTG CPTG, Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade, is a registered trademark of doTERRA Holdings, LLC. doTERRA,...

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