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Your Daily Skincare Routine

by Penny Price February 13, 2020 15 min read

Of course, we all know a quick and balanced daily skincare routine is a good idea. But, with so many lotions, creams, and tips out there, it’s hard to know where to start! Plus, time is of the essence - no one wants to spend hours in front of the bathroom mirror. So, here’s some advice for you lovely people out there on why we should use certain products every day, why some are indispensable, some are not, and why we only use some twice a week! Your skin needs to feel fresh and clean and moisturised in the morning, and fed and watered each night, ready for a good night’s sleep! 
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Anxiety and Aromatherapy for Children

by Penny Price February 13, 2020 6 min read

So, how can aromatherapy help your child? Aromatherapy can help calm a child who is anxious or under stress, reduce nausea, discomfort and pain, and promote healthy sleep. This blog focuses on anxiety and stress, using oils such as ylang ylang, lavender and mandarin.
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What Would I Tell My 24-Year-Old Self?

by Penny Price February 13, 2020 10 min read

I actually very much enjoyed being 24. It felt as though I was at my best in all sorts of ways; my hair was thick and shiny, my skin was good and I had a lot of friends from work and church. However, if I were to write to myself at 24, looking back there are quite a few bits of advice I would have given myself!
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Getting a Good Nights Sleep

by Penny Price February 13, 2020 7 min read

Research shows that poor sleep has immediate negative effects on your hormones, exercise performance and brain function, but of course we all know this! How many times has a sleepless and restless night led to a dysfunctional day with fraught temper and relationships? 
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A Rose by any other Name

by Penny Price February 09, 2020 5 min read

The Rosaceae family, a small but very prestigious family has the queen of flowers as a member. Originating from Asia, there are some 250 different species of rose and over 10,000 different hybrid varieties. Only 3 are commonly distilled for their perfume: french rose (Rosa gallica), cabbage rose (Rosa centifolia) and damask rose (Rosa damascena). Bulgarian damask rose is considered the finest quality and gives us attar or otto of rose.  In France, cabbage rose is solvent extracted to produce rose absolute. 
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Brilliant Bases & what you can do with them

by Penny Price January 26, 2020 5 min read

So you read in my last blog about adding your own blends of therapeutic essential oils to our lovely SLES-free base for shampoos, shower gels and bath soaks! So this time I am going to introduce you to our clays and powders, and also our amazing velvet feeding mask base so that you can increase your blending repertoire, focusing on making face masks.
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The Perfect Blend!

by Penny Price November 18, 2019 12 min read 3 Comments

I have been thinking about perfect blends for some time. One of our straplines is actually ‘You + Penny Price Aromatherapy = The Perfect Blend’ which always says to me that you, and our company are as important as a blend as the actual...
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Beautiful Skin – According to Science

by Penny Price November 18, 2019 14 min read

Here at Penny Price Aromatherapy we believe in pure, natural, vegan skincare that works. This does not mean there is no science in it! Through this blog we will look at aging, products that are natural and vegan, and also plant actives (also vegan) that science tells us can help the skin to look its best. 

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Sustainability & Essential Oils

by Penny Price November 17, 2019 2 min read

Have you ever stopped to think about just how much plant material it takes to produce any particular essential oil?
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