We all enjoy spending extra time outside during the warmer months. But the warmer weather also brings along insects, bugs and mosquitoes. This year, instead of reaching for your usual store bought bug spray, why not try making your own? We've crafted a recipe using all natural products to keep the bugs away, naturally.
Why natural bug spray?
Most insect repellents contain toxic chemicals which can be damaging to your skin and the environment. Essential oils are a great way to naturally prevent bug bites as most insect are repelled by the scent. This can protect your health, and prevent toxic chemicals impacting the environment.
Here is an easy recipe for an all-natural homemade and effective insect repellent.
There are a range of options available when it comes to using essential oils in your home. One popular method is using a diffuser. An essential oil diffuser is a safe and easy way to disperse essential oils throughout the room, allowing you to reap the benefits of aromatherapy and enhance your wellbeing. To make it easier, we’ve provided you with all the information you need to know about each kind of diffuser, their benefits and how to use them.
Essential oils with uplifting and balancing properties can gently support and lift our spirits or they can calm our minds and help ground ourselves. Begin by choosing essential oils with the desired properties and spend some time inhaling the healing scent from the bottle. The oils that resonate with us will be the ones to use, they will smell ‘divine’ and ‘delicious’. Now we can choose how to apply the essential oils in a way that will be simple, fit into our li...
The best thing about making your own body scrub (except being toxic free and all natural) is that you get to choose your favourite consistency and fragrance. You can start by making only a small amount and experimenting. Here is our favourite recipe for a beautiful detoxifying and refreshing all natural body scrub.