5+ Great Aromatic Plants for the Garden

An Aromatic Garden

5+ Great Aromatic Plants for the Garden I am incredibly thankful to my mother for sharing her green thumb and love of gardening with me throughout my life. Even today, I admire her ability to grow just about anything, including a lemon tree! Over the years with aromatherapy, having a garden or visiting gardens has […]

Aromatherapy Certification – Is it right for you?


Learn all about Aromatherapy Certification FREE WEBINAR Wednesday, March 4th 7 – 8:00pm EST with Jade Shutes and the East-West School for Herbal and Aromatic Studies To Register, please click here: Wednesday, April 8, 7pm EDT (Eastern Daylight Time) Beginning with an exploration of the beauty and wonders of holistic and clinical aromatherapy, we will […]

Aromatherapy Products: Packaging and Labeling

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With Jade Shutes and the East-West School for Herbal and Aromatic Studies  __________________________________________________________________ Hello Everyone – Here is the webinar pdf and a link to the recorded webinar. Below these items are a list of resources including INCI codes. Aromatherapy Products- Packaging and Labeling PDF LINK to Recording of Aromatherapy Products: Packaging and Labeling Webinar  Resources […]

Winter Essentials: Balancing Kapha

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KAPHA SEASON Winter through mid-Spring Mid-November through Mid-March (spring) The kapha dosha arises from the Earth (Prthvi) and Water (Ap or apas) elements. Kapha is stored in: the brain, joints, mouth, head and neck, stomach (the primary site), lymph, thorax including the lungs, heart and esophagus, and fat. The term kapha is derived from the […]

Can essential oils be considered as dietary supplements?

Are Essential Oils Dietary Supplements?

Can essential oils be considered dietary supplements? by Jade Shutes   The correct answer is: Yes. PLEASE NOTE: This article is being written as a part of my research in preparation for our free webinar in January on Aromatherapy Products: Labeling and Packaging. One of the aspects we will be covering is how some companies […]

NEW! Butters, Balms and Salves Certification Program

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  Our new Butters, Balms and Salves online Certificate program has been designed for massage therapists, estheticians, body care product makers, store owners, educators, and individuals interested in learning how to make unique and effective body butters, balms and salves! This is an entry-level class. No previous Aromatherapy training is required! This class can be […]

FREE WEBINAR! Aromatherapy Products: Packaging and Labeling

How to package and label aromatherapy products Webinar

Aromatherapy Products: Packaging and Labeling What you need to know now! FREE WEBINAR Tuesday, January 6th  7pm – 9pm REGISTER HERE!   This webinar will answer the following questions and more! Who governs cosmetic products? What is the difference between the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)? What is: the […]

Aromatherapy and Vaginal Dryness

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Strong affinity with the female reproductive system, loving and compassionate

Aromatherapy and Vaginal Dryness written by: Jade Shutes, BA, Dipl. AT, Cert. Herbalist   A few women have asked recently about what they can do for vaginal dryness so I thought I would share my insights and a couple of recipes that work really well to address this issue. Vaginal dryness and atrophy commonly occurs […]

Essential Skincare Through the Seasons: Autumn and Winter

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Welcome to our FREE webinar on Essential Skincare through the Seasons: Autumn and Winter   This webinar was presented on Wednesday, July 30th by Jade Shutes and the East-West School for Herbal and Aromatic Studies. We hope you enjoy it! Please feel free to leave a comment! Watch webinar Seasonal Skincare: Autumn and Winter Seasonal […]

Aromatherapy for Children: Free Webinar!

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Join us for this free webinar on Aromatherapy for Children: Exploring Aromatic Remedies for Children through the Seasons: Autumn and Winter with Mom and Aromatherapist: Jade Shutes   Wednesday, August 20th:  7pm EST
(6pm CST, 5pm MST, 4pm PST) Space is limited to the first 1000 participants!** **If you register and are unable to attend for […]

Essential Skin Care through the Seasons with Jade Shutes: Free Webinar!

Seasonal Skin Care

Join us for this free webinar on Essential Skin Care through the Seasons: Autumn and Winter with Jade Shutes Wednesday, July 30th:  7pm EST
(6pm CST, 5pm MST, 4pm PST) Space is limited. **If you register and are unable to attend for any reason, we will be sending out a link to all registrants to the […]

Dia Couttouw

Dia Couttouw

Dia Couttouw Dia Couttouw is a Certified Aromatherapist who has been working with the essential oils for seven years.  She earned her Diploma of Aromatherapy at Wellpark College of Natural Therapies, Auckland, New Zealand, as well as a Foundations course through The Northwest College for Herbal and Aromatic Studies (now the East-West School for Herbal […]

Sharon Roemmel

Sharon Roemmel of Practically Enlightened You

Sharon Roemmel Want to know more about who I am and why I get results? Here’s the “in a nutshell” response, the heartfelt personal response, the credential response, and a few quirky facts for fun.  I combine 21-years of success as a business owner with my skills and knowledge of yoga, energy work, bodywork, and aromatherapy. […]

Pat White

Pat White

Pat White Pat White, teacher of Aroma Apothecary Healing Arts Academy’s Essential Aromatherapy course in Arizona, is a board certified psychiatric mental health Nurse Practitioner with over thirty years in the medical field and 25 years in the area of mental health.  She specializes in treatment of people with serious mental illness and is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization […]

Dawn Langley-Brady

Dawn Langley-Brady

Dawn L. Langley-Brady MSN, RN, AHN-BC, CHPN, CCAP Dawn is a Certified Clinical Aromatherapy Practitioner. She is also a registered nurse with more than 24 years of nursing experience. She holds a Master’s of Science in Nursing Degree, is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International, the National Honor Society of Nursing, and is a […]

Jennifer Kochis

Jennifer Kochis

Jennifer Kochis I am a Certified Advanced Aromatherapy Practitioner. I would love to share my knowledge of these wonderful gifts of the earth and teach you more about how plant essences can assist you. It makes no difference if you are a newcomer to the world of Aromatherapy or an Essential Oil Distributor with a multi-level marketing company! You […]

Miriam Carl

Miriam Carl of Kindred Earth Botanicals

Miriam Carl, CA I am a Certified Aromatherapist through The East-West School for Herbal & Aromatic Studies and a member of the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy.  My goal is to guide clients through an exploration of healing on all levels with integrity, compassion, and kindness. If you are curious to learn more, please email me with […]

Diane Coe

Diane Coe of Peaceful Acres Farms

Diane Coe I’m an empty nest herbalist, aromatherapist and a shepherdess/farmHer. Peaceful Acres Farm in located on 5 acres in Central Maryland; we are caught in-between the rat race of DC/Balt! It’s there that I grow and use herbs for my salves which are each born from a need, formulate beauty products and raise 21 […]

Darcey Pickard

Darcey Pickard

Starjuice Aromatherapy is the creation of Darcey Pickard, Certified Aromatherapist & LMP Darcey first discovered the power of aromatherapy and essential oils at a natural health store in College Park, MD, in 1991. She has been blending ever since! After moving to Seattle in 1996, Darcey immersed herself in the world of holistic health and […]

Roxana Villa

Roxana Villa: Illuminated Perfume

Roxana Villa Like the facets of a gem Roxana’s pure botanical perfumes reflect a myriad of synergistic disciplines. Professional training in aromatherapy cultivated her nose with a firm knowledge of the healing attributes found in the plant kingdom. As an award winning artist she brings gifts of storytelling, conceptual thinking and a strong visual aesthetic […]