Come discover our 5 must haves for your essential oil starter kit (and learn how to use them)!- Scratch Mommy

5 Must Haves For Your Essential Oil Starter Kit

My first introduction with essential oils happened late at night on a university campus. A friend sat next to me on a park bench in the dark where I complained to him of constant headaches. He was quick to respond with a tiny bottle of a strong smelling oil. It was peppermint essential oil. …and I thought he was crazy. But, then again, nothing …

Frankincense for acne? Yup, you betcha! Grab our anti-acne recipe here!- Scratch Mommy

Anti-Acne Oil Blend Recipe

I have struggled with acne all of my life. As a teenager I would stare disappointingly at my blotchy, uneven face in the mirror squeezing the angry red pustules…and pray for the day I would reach adulthood and have smooth, clear skin. Sadly, although I turned thirty a few days ago the acne problem has not gone away. I have frequented …

The Truth About Phototoxic Essential Oil Safety- by Scratch Mommy

The Truth About Phototoxic Essential Oil Safety

Follow my blog with Bloglovin We’ve all heard it before, “Don’t put citrus essential oils on your skin or you’ll look like a fresh red lobster.” But is that really the best advice? What’s really the truth about phototoxic essential oil safety? There seems to be a battle between essential oil users on how to safely and properly use essential oils. One …