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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”.
    Opening with Elemental Mediation at the Golden Poppy in Fort Collins Colorado January 2015

    Opening with Elemental Mediation at the Golden Poppy in Fort Collins Colorado January 2015