Entries by Scott A. Johnson

Essential Oil Absorption and Distribution After Topical Application and Inhalation

Essential oils are known for their rapid results. They quickly enter tissues and cells to support healthy cellular and organ function. But just how quickly do they enter tissues after different administration methods? Research into the distribution of essential oils after administration (topical, oral, and inhalation) is limited, but it is generally accepted that they […]

Essential Oil Therapy Mobile App

Evidence-Based Essential Oil Resource app is an authoritative resource on the clinical use of essential oils that includes information for over 100 botanical species of essential oils. The intent of the database is for professionals and laypersons to evaluate the evidence in support of essential oils for specific aspects of human health according to the […]

Salicylate Sensitivities and Essential Oils: What you need to know!

A common question I am asked is whether people need to avoid all essential oils if they have a salicylate sensitivity (SS). A number of blogs and websites include essential oils as something to avoid with SS, and many of these advocate avoiding essential oils completely. Hopefully, this post will help clear up the confusion […]

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DIY essential oil bleach alternative

Chlorine bleach is one of the most common chemicals found in homes, but it is also one of the most corrosive and dangerous materials we regularly expose ourselves to. And our children suffer the most from its toxic effects because of their smaller size. The dangers of bleach include: Respiratory problems (including an increased risk of […]

The scientifically proven benefits of laughter

Laughter may truly be the best medicine! You may wonder why this post is under the category Move and Move Often, but laughter actually exercises several muscles of the body, including your face muscles, abdomen, shoulders, and back. An excerpt from The Doctor’s Guide to Surviving When Modern Medicine Fails: The Ultimate Natural Medicine Guide to Preventing […]

DIY Essential Oil Foaming Hand Soap

Ingredients: 5 ounces water 2 tablespoons liquid castile soap 2 tablespoons aloe vera juice 1 teaspoon vegetable glycerin 5-10 drops of essential oils  Instructions: Fill an empty foaming soap dispenser with 5 ounces of water. Then add the other ingredients in the order listed and shake vigorously. Use each time hands are washed. For more essential […]