Black Pepper

We use black pepper all the time but I bet you didn’t know what black pepper essential oil could do. The plant origin is Madagascar, Egypt, and India. It is steam distilled from the berries. It is used for toothaches, as an expectorant, stimulates digestive secretions, reduces pain, and helps fevers. It was used by…


The plant origin is Italy, Ivory Coast. It is pressed from the rind and rectified. It helps with stress, loss of appetite, depression, infection, inflammation, intestinal parasites, and much more. It is believes that Columbus brought bergamot to Italy from the Canary Islands. 


Basil’s plant origin is Egypt, India, USA, and France. Basil is used for many things but if pregnant or under a doctors care, please consult your physician. Do not use I’d epileptic. 


Plant origin is Turkey. It is steam distilled from the seeds. It is an antiseptic, antispasmodic, diuretic, and a stimulant.

Have you ever wanted to learn about oils?

Essential oils are pretty amazing but do you really know about oils? Well I will be posting some facts about each oil throughout the next couple of months. My first oil is Angelica. The plants origin is France, Belgium. It is steam distilled from the roots. If you are pregnant or under a doctors care…

Store vs Homemade toothpaste

We have all bought toothpaste from a store. But do you know what is actually in that store bought toothpaste? It is loaded with all types of chemicals. After a lot of research, I decided to start making my own.  3 tablespoons baking powder 1 tablespoon neem powder 3 tablespoons xylitol (you can also use…