Lavender Cold Process Soap Recipe

Introduction to Cold Process Soap If you are reading this blog post, chances are you have already heard of or have used cold process soap. It surpasses melt and pour as my favorite method of soapmaking for a number of reasons. So, what exactly…

Our Favorite Diffusers to Fit Any Budget

Are you new to the world of diffusing oils? Bulk Apothecary offers a wide variety of diffusers to enjoy in your home or work space. If you have never used a diffuser in your home, you’re missing out! I’ve always been a big fan…

All About Fragrance

ol·fac·tion älˈfakSHən,ōl-/ noun technical the action or capacity of smelling; the sense of smell. The olfactory system is complex and still being studied in-depth by scientists. What we do know: Neurotransmitters carry the olfaction into the limbic system of the brain, the temporal lobe…

Office De-Stress Diffuser Blend Recipe

Office De-Stress Diffuser Blend Recipe Today we wanted to share with you one of our staff favorites! This blend of bright, energizing citrus rounded out by soothing lavender makes for a productive, upbeat work day! Ingredients: 10 drops of Lavender Essential Oil 5 drops…

Certified Organic Essential Oils

Certified Organic Essential Oils   There has been so much talk about the difference between Certified Organic essential oils and conventional essential oils. It’s confusing, right? We’re here to clear it up! Certification on essential oils is very similar to the certification on other…

New Year’s Eve Diffuser Blend Recipe

  Happy New Year! 🙂 In This Recipe: 1 drop Ylang Ylang Essential Oil 2 drops Lavender Essential Oil 5 drops Orange Essential Oil Diffuser   New Year’s Eve Diffuser Blend Recipe

Cinnamon Cookie Diffuser Blend Recipe

  When I’m looking for a fragrance to make my home feel inviting and cozy, I reach for blends that smell like baked goods. Preferably ones that contain a little cinnamon for a spicy element that makes everything feel warm. Fall and winter is…

Warm and Cozy Diffuser Blend Recipe

Grab your significant other and a big, comfy blanket because this blend will leave you looking for a cuddle buddy. Warm, sweet and spicy- these oils will diffuse into the coziest aroma…perfect for a brisk autumn morning. With temperatures dropping and leaves turning beautiful…

DIY Essential Oils Hand Warmers

  DIY Essential Oils Hand Warmers Winter is coming meaning thick socks, long underwear, pants, jackets and coats. Keeping your feet, hands, face and head warm during those brutally cold days is key to staying comfortable. While gloves and mittens can warm up your…

DIY Peppermint Bath Salts

  Make Your Own Peppermint Bath Salts With Halloween having come and gone, many retailers are jumping into the Christmas season with advertising for presents, home decorating and meal planning. The holiday push seems to start earlier and earlier every year. It could be…

Warm Cider Diffuser Blend Recipe

  There’s really nothing like a big mug of warm cider in the fall to get you in the mood for the season change. Wrapping my hands around a hot cup and inhaling the sweet aroma leaves me looking for my sweaters and boots….

Spooky Brew Diffuser Blend Recipe

  Halloween is right around the corner (this year is flying by!) so get your supplies ready and have your home smelling festive for parties and trick-or-treaters! Diffuser blends are an easy way to spread fragrance throughout your home and can be easily customized…

Where To Apply Topical Essential Oils

  View all of Bulk Apothecary’s Essential Oils HERE. 🙂     Where To Apply Topical Essential Oils

How to Blend Oils

How to Blend Essential Oils Aromas have incredible-super powers when it comes to the human brain. They can be intoxicating, relaxing, energizing, and mood enhancing (just to name a few). Each of us knows exactly what Christmas smells like, or how grandma’s house consistently…

Natural Energy for Your Summer Activities

Natural Energy for Your Summer Activities Summer is a fun time of year. With the kids being home from school, there is more quality family time. The extra supervision of kids at home along with vacations, and extracurricular activities can quickly drain your energy….

Mojito Diffuser Blend Recipe

  With the days getting longer, we’re all finding ourselves shifting into a summer state of mind. The weather is warm and the sun is shining more and more, which leaves us longing for days by the pool and relaxing vacation vibes. If you’re…