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    Dorene Petersen /  
    Jan 7, 2014 10:08:00 AM
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    Top 5 Ways to Check Quality of Essential Oils: Gas Chromatography (GC), Mass Spectometry (MS), Latin, Organoleptic Testing & Knowing Your Supplier

    Editor's Note: This post was originally published on January 7, 2014, and was updated in June 2016.
     
    How do you ensure that the essential oils you're buying are the best possible quality? Whether you're a Registered Aromatherapist TM or...
    Dorene Petersen /  
    Dec 6, 2013 12:29:00 PM
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    Quality of Essential Oils: Diluents, Extenders, Synergy…Oh My!

    The Art of Choosing Quality Oils

    Isn't it nice to go wine tasting? If you’re like me, you might choose a family owned vineyard known for organic and responsible farming. When you know exactly where and how the fruit is grown, you're going to get...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Jun 30, 2013 6:00:00 AM
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    Holistic Health On the Road: Black Pepper Oil in Southern India

    As our bus bumped along on the upward journey to the mountain village of Meenar on our way to where the last, largest remaining sandalwood forest is managed by the Kerala Forest Department, I was thrilled to spot what looked like black pepper...

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