Following on from my previous post on the aromachology of rose the spotlight will now be focused on the enticingly fragrant jasmine flower.
Long associated with love, romance and faith, a representation of beauty and perfection, the rose has occupied a prominent and revered position in the aromatic, medicinal and culinary world, spanning civilisations and cultures.
We are thrilled to see our essential oils featured on the Beauty and Lifestyle Hunter site , an Australian blog run by the lovely Karina, which features reviews on beauty, fashion, trends and interior
Well, she looks at you so coolly
And her eyes shine like the moon in the sea
She comes in incense and patchouli
So you take her, to find what's waiting inside
The Year of the Cat.
Year of the Cat 1976 (Al Stewart/ Peter Wood)
A very distinctive aromatic, frankincense was once prized above gold. One of the gifts of the 3 Magi, it has been traded as a precious commodity for more than 5,000 years.
The slow growing sandalwood trees have been sought after for centuries for their long lasting fragrant woods, producing a rich, creamy scent that is highly distinctive.