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Oil profiles, recipes, fatty acid basics and more

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,...

Carrier Oils for Essential Oils

When you’re working with essential oils, you need a carrier oil to dilute and carry your blend safely onto the skin. I’ve been working with, studying and teaching about carrier oils, fixed oils and lipid oils for over 20 years now, and here are a few examples of the...

Meadowfoam Seed Oil

Naturally Preserving Vitamin E Rich and velvety, with a feel similar to pomegranate seed oil, meadowfoam oil should be a staple of any skin care routine. Relatively inexpensive as an oil, meadowfoam performs on a par with oils that run many times the price. The...

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.