Essential oils

Essential oils are quite literally the essence of the plants they come from. They are concentrated liquids containing the parts of the plant that attract pollinators, deter pests, and essentially, smell nice. Let’s dive in..

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Lavender Absolute
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It’s only natural: The chemistry of essential oils with the Eden Project’s Dr Jo Elworthy
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Nature all bottled up: How essential oils and absolutes are made
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More than sustainability: Sourcing essential oils and synthetics
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Creativity with Essential Oils: Flavour Fanatic Duncan O’Brien
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Aromatherapy for the 21st century: The power of essential oils with Robert Tisserand
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The science of feeling good : The psychology of smell with Professor Neil Martin
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Creativity with essential oils: Sensory storyteller Joanna Grace
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Direct from the source: Building relationships in buying with Lush essential oils buyer Agnès Gendry
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Creativity with essential oils: Scent chef Louise Bloor
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Not all essential oils are created equal
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The Grasse roots of modern perfumery
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What do clouds have to do with essential oils?
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The Smell Archivist: Kate McLean
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Bonkers about tonka: Saving the rainforest one bean at a time
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Making sense of smell: What are pheromones?
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What’s inside counts: Nature’s own antidotes and assassins
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