Come with me on a journey through the wonderful world of essential oils. Learn how you can use essential oils to enhance your daily living. Essential oils are natural oils that extracted from the bark, leaves, stems, and sometimes, the flowers of plants.
Essential oils have been used since ancient times in medicines, fragrances, and even beauty applications. Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics reveal that essential oils were used to heal the sick. Ancient Egyptian scrolls dating back to 1500 B.C. contain hundreds of remedies made with essential oils.
Did you know that essential oils were found in King Tut’s tomb? Over 50 alabaster jars used as essential oil containers were found in the tomb. There is also evidence that Cleopatra used essential oils in her hair and beauty products.
The Bible contains many references to “anointing” over 150 times. The word anointing means to smear with oil. When Jesus was born, what did the three wise men bring as gifts to the new king? Valuables…Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh. Chinese, Arabian, Greek, and Roman history all contain references to essential oils being used as far back as 1500 B.C.
My blog posts are intended to educate you on using essential oils to enhance your life. Enjoy and I hope you learn about oils that you can use to better your life!