Event Details

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  • Essential oil use – indications and applications. The importance of essential oils produced from regional plants and trees for “community immunity”.  Essential oils will be passed around for imbibing the aromatics.
  • “Neat” use, dilution and diffusion.
  • The difference between therapeutic, cosmetic and industrial grade essential oils and the importance of knowing  the difference and why.
  • The difference between essential oil, hydrosol, oil infusions, teas and tinctures.
  • The fundamentals of distillation – I’ll bring a slide show of the process on my computer.
  • The connection of botanical distillation to alchemy, chemistry, and the essential spirit/intelligence of the plant through distillation – the legend of the “Genie in the Bottle”.
    At the Golden Poppy Apothecary Fort Collins Colorado this past January

    At the Golden Poppy Apothecary Fort Collins Colorado this past January