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Prickly Pear Seed Oil

Prickly Pear Seed Oil

Light, highly absorbent, high in vitamin E and antioxidants, prickly pear seed oil is wonderful skincare oil to reach for no matter what your skin type. The catch.... It's not always easy to find or particularly affordable. When I was wrapping up the final edits for...

Fenugreek Oil

Fenugreek Oil

Google Fenugreek oil and most of the links will point you towards fenugreek essential oil. But that’s not the whole story. Fenugreek seeds play a large part in Ayurvedic medicine and Indian cooking traditions and have for thousands of years. And like most seeds,...

A Reference Guide to Carrier Oils

Power of the Seed gives you a complete picture of the lipid oils. Whether you are a formulator, herbalist, or massage therapist, or you simply want to take better care of your skin naturally, this book will take you from curious to understanding and mastery of these wonderful raw ingredients.

“I’m in love with this book. It’s a richly detailed and well organized compendium of everything you could ever want to know about oils. The book is written with love and deep respect for the power of the seed. The writing is vivid, spirited, and enjoyable. This book will be referred to time and again and is highly recommended.” An Amazon review.