Pink Grapefruit Monograph

“When you are feeling drained, strung out and depressed, grapefruit provides a new zest for life. With its light, fruity aroma it gives wings to feelings of heaviness, uplifts sagging spirits and radiates optimism.” – Robbie Zeck Robbie Zeck’s...

Cardamom Monograph

The scent of cardamom oil promotes clarity, motivation, focus, courage and confidence. Valerie Ann Worwood suggests using cardamom whenever we are overburdened with responsibilities. She explains that it gives us the strength and encouragement and is ideal whenever we...

Melissa Monograph

Melissa officinalis L. Like a beam of light on a dark winter’s day, melissa softens extreme emotions, eases resentment, gladdens the heart and engages the soul in its own graceful rhythm.1 Robbi Zeck’s description of melissa beautifully describes the oil’s unique...

Ylang Ylang Monograph

Cananga odorata (Lam.) Hook.f. & Thomson The spirit of ylang ylang usually fits that of the person naturally drawn to the oil. … She is much like the title character Carmen from Georges Bizet’s opera – fiery, temperamental, passionate and erotic. Although her...

Lemongrass Monograph

West Indian lemongrass – Cymbopogon citratus DC East Indian lemongrass – Cymbopogon flexuosus Nees ex Steud. Synonyms citratus – Guatemala lemongrass flexuosus – Cochin lemongrass, native lemongrass Family Poaceae (Gramineae) Botany and origins Lemongrass...

Atlas Cedarwood Monograph

Atlas cedarwood symbolises the strength, dignity and nobility that all trees have come to play in the human psyche. Susanne Fischer-Rizzi description perfectly describes these formidable attributes of Atlas cedarwood:1      What the lion is in the animal kingdom, the...