New Study Confirms Melissa Efficacy For Herpes Mitigation

Melissa essential oil is mentioned more than any other essential oil in the medical aromatherapy literature for the┬álessening of Herpes Simplex outbreaks. It has, in fact, been noted by one German researcher to have completely eradicated the virus from some individuals. Anecdotal reports from users of Ananda Aromatherapy’s melissa has been that the oil has […]

Keeping Your Lavender Fresh and Safe

A couple of recent journal-published studies have made a strong case for keeping your Lavender essential oil fresh. Apparently the linalool (a natural constituent of the oil, which actually provides its calming sweetness) can oxidize relatively rapidly. This is not likely to be easily detected by the nose, but has been discovered in the lab. […]