Oils

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The sense of smell is one of the most powerful senses humans have. Connected on a primal level to the unconscious, smell reacts without your conscious knowledge or will. Tied to memory, scent can bring pleasure, alert to danger, cause revulsion, and affect health. Every odor that you perceive causes a chemical reaction in the brain, triggering instincts rather than …

Aromatherapy and Essential Oils

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BASIL Basil is a top note, i.e. the scent is stimulating and uplifting, so the aroma lasts for 24 hours. ┬áIt is very much an oil with a kick, blending well with bergamot, geranium, and hyssop. Therapeutically the uses for this oil includes indigestion, gastro enteritis, headaches and migraines, muscular spasm, anxiety and depression, asthma, bronchitis, and can be used …

Ostara, The Spring Equinox

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Time: From sunset on or about 20 March for three days (from sunset on or about 21 September in the southern hemisphere) Focus: The triumph of light over darkness, resurrection, new beginnings and opportunities; spring cleaning and casting out what is no longer of worth; fertility and conception, the winds of change. At the spring equinox, the Sun rises precisely …