Aromatic Intelligence

Articles written or selected by our Clinical Consultant, Dr. Joie Power


Winter Skin Care with Essential Oils [Infographic]

Anyone who experiences the discomfort of dry skin learns the importance of skin care. What many don’t know is that you don’t need a store-bought lotion to keep your skin moisturized. In fact, since ancient times all over the world, vegetable oils and natural aromatics have been the primary saviors for dry skin. Some people fear that applying a vegetable oil to the skin might make it sticky. It all depends on what oil you use. This infographic includes a Read More...

Autumn Aromatherapy: Harmonize with the Season of “Metal” [Infographic]

Chinese medicine associates each season with specific types of physical and emotional issues, as well as herbs and essential oils which may help to maintain balance or address imbalances when they occur. Here are some essential oils for Autumn. [Infographic] Read More...

Essential Oils for Late Summer [Infographic]

Chinese medicine associates each season with specific types of physical and emotional issues, as well as herbs and essential oils which may help to maintain balance or address imbalances when they occur. Here are some essential oils for Late Summer. [Infographic] Read More...

Proper Dilution of Essential Oils for Topical Use [Infographic]

Essential oils have many great uses and can be a wonderful addition to a healthy lifestyle, but they must be used wisely if you want to enjoy their benefits. These days there is conflicting advice about essential oils and it can be difficult to make good decisions about their use. Read More...

Clary Sage (August 2016)

Dr. Joie Power's full profile of Clary Sage, covering its production, physical and aromatic properties, folklore and history, safety information, and uses in traditional aromatherapy as well as Chinese medicine. Read More...
geranium flower over natural background

Rose Geranium (July 2016)

Dr. Joie Power's full profile of Rose Geranium, covering its production, physical and aromatic properties, folklore and history, safety information, and uses in traditional aromatherapy as well as Chinese medicine. Read More...

Do you use aromatherapy in your practice?

We love supplying aromatherapists, massage therapists, healthcare and wellness practitioners with therapeutic quality essential oils. Practitioners receive a storewide discount and access to exclusive aromatherapy supplies specifically for clinical use. Learn more about the benefits of setting up your Practitioner account today. Read More...

French Lavender (June 2016)

Our June Essential Oil of the Month is the classic French Lavender, one of the most widely known and celebrated herbs. Yet purchasing this essential oil can be tricky for a number of reasons. Read More...

Our 6 Types of Lavender Essential Oil [Infographic]

Artisan Aromatics carries 6 different types of Lavender essential oil. While all are Lavandula angustifolia, they vary subtly in aroma and effect depending on where they were grown. Read More...

Safe and Effective Use of Essential Oils: What You Need to Know about What You’re Not Being Told

Including an Infographic and our Guidelines for Safe Usage of Essential Oils. Read More...