ACHS Health and Wellness Blog

    Erika Yigzaw /  
    Feb 17, 2017 4:00:00 PM

    Green Cleaning: 8 Eucalyptus Life Hacks You’ll Love

    Green Cleaning: 8 Eucalyptus Life Hacks You’ll Love

    The best thing about essential oils: they’re incredibly versatile. An essential oil kit with a few key oils can be a “one-stop-shop” for holistic wellness. In my seemingly endless battle to...
    American College of Healthcare Sciences /  
    Feb 14, 2017 8:00:00 AM

    The Aroma of Love: Rose in Perfumery

    With Valentine's Day comes delightful aromas! What better botanical to work with than the flower of love: rose! If you are a budding perfumer, rose is an essential oil in your repertoire. Here's a little more about love's most notorious...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Jan 27, 2017 5:38:45 PM

    Anxious or Feeling Down: Can Essential Oils Help?

    There has been more open discussion than ever in the health and wellness community about emotional issues like depression and anxiety. Talking about this difficult topic is an enormous step forward on the road to supporting those in need....

    Leslie Moldenauer /  
    Jan 27, 2017 8:00:00 AM

    5 Must-Know Tips about Essential Oil and Pregnancy

    Essential oil safety is something everyone should be very clear on, from the aromatherapy novice to the expert. You don’t need to be an aromatherapist to practice basic safe use, but you definitely need to know where to look to find reliable,...

    American College of Healthcare Sciences /  
    Jan 13, 2017 3:02:13 PM

    What You Can and Cannot Say to Aromatherapy Clients [Video]

    As you embark on your studies, you may be wondering: what can I do with my aromatherapy education after graduation? How can I help clients achieve optimal wellness with essential oils?  

    American College of Healthcare Sciences /  
    Dec 23, 2016 8:00:00 AM

    4 Holistic Recipes for Silky Smooth, Healthy Hair

    It keeps us warm, protects us from the elements, and can make us feel attractive and stylish. Yes, we’re talking about hair!

    With all the wonderful things your locks do for you, skip the harsh commercial hair products and give them some natural...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Dec 21, 2016 8:00:00 AM

    Community Aromatherapy: 5 Ways to Reach Out and Recharge for Winter

    Winter wellness is always a hot topic for aromatherapists. How do we provide our clients with affordable, effective solutions to winter woes during one of the most challenging (not to mention priciest!) times of the year?  

    It’s something I...

    Amanda Lattin /  
    Oct 29, 2016 8:30:00 AM

    Chemistry for Aromatherapists: What You Need to Know

    While at first glance essential oils and aromatherapy may appear to be only about scents and mood, they’re actually part of a unique area of study in organic chemistry. Chemistry and aromatherapy have gone hand-in-hand throughout history. The...

    American College of Healthcare Sciences /  
    Oct 12, 2016 9:00:00 AM

    FDA Says Antibacterial Soaps are Out! 30 Essential Oils to Use Instead

    In a long overdue move, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced a ban on antibacterial soaps containing potentially harmful chemicals. Echoing what holistic wellness experts have known for a while, the FDA stated that chemicals...

    Kerrie Seeber /  
    Oct 10, 2016 8:30:00 AM

    Halloween Treat: Lollipop Recipe with Essential Oils

    Halloween is a spooky time of year. And I’m not just talking about the ghosts, ghouls, and goblins roaming the streets for tricks and treats. I’m talking about the high fructose corn syrup, artificial colorings, and additives loaded in...

    About ACHS

    Our flexible, online programs, highly qualified faculty, diverse student body, and commitment to exceptional online education make ACHS the perfect choice for you. Your ACHS education is accredited by the DEAC ( and recognized throughout the holistic health community. Read more about the importance of accreditation here

    Programs include:

    • Aromatherapy
    • Holistic Nutrition
    • Herbal Medicine
    • Natural Products Manufacturing
    • Spa Management
    • Homeopathy
    • Health and wellness

    and more! 


    Subscribe to Email Updates

    Posts by Topic

    see all