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9 Aromatherapy trends that will be huge in 2021

January 12, 2021 Leave your thoughts

We will see 9 aromatherapy trends that will be huge in 2021. As you already know, aromatherapy is a fast and furious growing industry. It is said to be a 4.3 billion market by 2023 (source). I remember in by business goals and dreams for 2003, I listed that I would like aromatherapy to be a household name. I would have never imagined its explosion to this magnitude. Aromatherapy is not only a household name, it is a staple in every home. There are on average at least 6 aromatherapy products in a home, at any given time. From body... Read More

7 Essential Oils for the Lymphatic System

January 10, 2021 Leave your thoughts

Before we get into the 7 essential oils for the lymphatic system, let’s talk about what this system does for you. It is an important body system that assists with carrying in nutrients and carrying out toxic wastes. Essential oils, what I call “CPR for the cells”, can help enhance movement within fluid systems such as lymph, blood, cerebral spinal fluid and urine. Having an ebb and flow of good nutrients coming in while the toxic debris is eliminated is one crucial role of the lymphatic system. When it gets congested, stagnant and clogged up, nutrients cannot get in, and... Read More

Do I have Adrenal Exhaustion & What Aromatherapy Can Help?

Do I have Adrenal Exhaustion & What Aromatherapy Can Help?

January 6, 2021 Leave your thoughts

Do I have Adrenal Exhaustion & What Aromatherapy Can Help? Ask yourself…are my adrenals exhausted? Let’s go through a quick checklist so you can connect with yourself adn become more aware of what’s really going on with you. Do you wake up feeling sluggish? Are you unmotivated and feel like you are not doing things you should be doing? Are your eyes tired often? Do you have lower back pain? Do you startle easily? Are you nervous and frazzled often? Do you give up easily on a task?   These certainly are not all of the questions you need to... Read More

What is Cognitive Aromatherapy and Why is it Important?

What is Cognitive Aromatherapy and Why is it Important?

December 31, 2020 Leave your thoughts

What is Cognitive Aromatherapy? Cognitive aromatherapy is the use of essential oils and botanicals for mental and emotional health, optimal brain and neurotransmitter functions. It focuses on bridging gut-brain communications to ignite, transmit and deliver neurotransmissions in an accurate, efficient and effect way. Mental health is an issue that plagues our society today. There are so many culprits, but bottom line, neurotransmitter messages are being affected, and its slowing down cognitive efficiency. These deficits can cause some people to have paralyzing fear, debilitating anxiety and overwhelming depression. Cognitive aromatherapy seeks to empower, inspire and motivate mental and emotional movement. It... Read More

Aromatherapy for Hair & Scalp Health & Growth

Aromatherapy for Hair & Scalp Health & Growth

December 22, 2020 Leave your thoughts

Aromatherapy For Hair & Scalp Health In ancient times plant material was used to strengthen hair and nourish the scalp. Enfleurage techniques were popular among Egyptians, Greeks & Romans, as well as in Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine. Fast forward to today…botanicals are still used in hair, skin & scalp care. There are more advanced infusions with plant extracts that maximize specific results and incorporate essential oils.  More scientific studies have been conducted showing the benefits and efficacy of using botanicals for hair and scalp health.   Common Hair & Scalp Imbalances Here are some common hair and scalp issues... Read More

JennScents Holiday Shopping Guide 2020

November 17, 2020 Leave your thoughts

2020 is more important than ever to send your loved ones some thing special, filled with love & comfort. The process is simple…you order, we ship. Our unique aromatherapy gift boxes ship directly to your loved one for FREE, with a personalized gift message from you. If you can’t give a hug in person, here is the next best thing…a virtual hug. Scents create memories that last a lifetime™.   For someone who has experienced loss Scent memories to honor a life & legacy™ Aromatic Honoring a Legacy Gift Box For someone who is grieving When you can’t find the... Read More

Aromatherapy for Pets

November 6, 2020 Leave your thoughts

Aromatherapy can be very beneficial for pets, when used safety, correctly and responsibly. The 2 main factors are to use essential oils in a safe dilution ratio and short frequency of time in a well-ventilated area. Certain essential oils will be safer than others. When using aromatherapy with your pet, I highly recommend knowing and understanding safety precautions, guidelines, contraindications, and sensitivities so that you know when your pet is responding or if they are reacting.   Safe essential oils for animals I do find certain scent categories of essential oils to be more gentle than others. For example, citrus, floral,... Read More

aromatherapy for constitution traits

Aromatherapy for Constitution Traits: Spiritual Phyto-Essencing

October 12, 2020 Leave your thoughts

AROMATHERAPY FOR CONSTITUTIONAL TRAITS? Aromatherapy has been used for centuries for physical, mental, emotional, energetic, spiritual and environmental purposes. From the Egyptians to Greeks, Romans, Chinese and Indians, it has been a major part of their personal healing and ceremonial rituals. Combining what we’ve learned from these ancient practices and employing them with today’s research, personality traits and soul-level healing work, delivers profound and meaningful results that carry through each lifetime and generation.   WHAT’S YOUR CONSTITUTION? We are born with a soul constitution (structural set-up) based on their archetype (framework) that drives our motivation, inspiration, determination, resilience, responses, and... Read More

Aromatherapy Roots: Getting to know Rene-Maurice Gattefosse

Aromatherapy Roots: Getting to know Rene-Maurice Gattefosse

October 7, 2020 Leave your thoughts

Interesting story about Rene-Maurice Gattefosse…many who have studied aromatherapy, have heard his name as a leading pioneer in forging the path in aromatherapy. As the legend goes, it has been said that he burned his hand and stuck it in a vath of lavender oil to heal it. Well, that is not actually true. The Lavender Legend I first learned about that legend when I started studying aromatherapy almost 20 years ago. I recently attended an aromatherapy conference and heard Gattefosse’s granddaughter and great-granddaughter share his life’s legacy. Turns out, on 7/25/1910, he actually was working in his lab (as... Read More

Personal G.R.O.W.T.H. Strategies to Embrace Change

September 25, 2020 Leave your thoughts

Personal Growth Strategies to Embrace Change Changing times call for a change in your mindset. This is the time to dig deep, connect with who you are, what you want, and what you are willing to do to achieve your goals. Personal growth requires having a strong mind, warm heart and keen intuition. Here are some questions to ask yourself to take an inventory of where you are mentally in the pursuit of your dreams, and living your best life. Do you have the willpower to set goals? If so, what do you need to tap into that willpower, and... Read More

Mindset Reset Habits

Mindset Reset Habits

September 18, 2020 Leave your thoughts

Mindset & Health Coach Jennifer Pressimone shares helpful & valuable tips and strategies for you to create and develop healthy habits…easily & effectively.  Learn how you can reset & rebound from unhealthy thoughts, habits, actions and behaviors to increase your productivity & focus. Here are resourceful and effective time hacks to help you set a healthy routine and rebound if you get out of your routine. Creating a rebound reboot strategy for yourself can help you quickly get back on track if you get distracted. Why is this important? Because the longer you stay out of your routine, the easier... Read More

Scar Reducing Essential Oils

7 Scar Reducing Essential Oils

September 8, 2020 Leave your thoughts

7 Scar Reducing Essential Oils When most people think of scars, they think of physical scars, that you can see with the human eye.  It is an unwanted discoloration of the skin, sometimes in a very obvious spot like the face, leg, hand or neck. Our goal is to find a remedy that can minimize the appearance of such scars.   Skin Support Wouldn’t it be great to not only reduce scar visibility, but also enhance the overall function of the skin (our largest eliminative organ) while working on our emotions at the same time? Essential oils are very powerful... Read More