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Frankincense Got Me Hooked on Oils -

The next morning I awoke and my left arm was a bit tingly; as if I had fallen asleep on it wrong and it needed to wake up. As I slowly sat up, and tossed my legs over the side of the bed, I realized that the numbness feeling was actually on the entire left side of my body. I tried to shake it off, and went on about my day, preparing to go back to the ED for another shift. The numbness did not subside; it didn't inhibit my ability to complete my tasks, it just felt strange. I mentioned it to a few people at the hospital in a joking manner and we all giggled. A few weeks went by and I was still struggling with the numbness. It just wouldn't go away. 

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Replacing Dryer Sheets -

I know, I know... giving up dryer sheets is daunting. Well, it was for me because my clothes needed the wrinkle release, static aide, and of course the smell good fragrance. I don't know about you but I hate (all caps, exclamation point) laundry . Especially now with four people I feel like I'm drowning in clothes. Even if I do a load every night (which is not realistic); I'm the kind that waits until no one has any clothes before I consider washing a load. 

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Do Your Products Work -

When a customer picks up a product (a deodorant, the all purpose cleaner, the face serum roll-on), looks at me and asks but does it actually work? My first thought is, well how long of an answer do you want.... Yes! 

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Mineral Sunscreen -

As someone with sensitive skin it has always been difficult for me to find a sunscreen I could use without breaking out into a huge rash. On my research journey, I discovered the nasty ingredients in the chemical based, store bought sunscreens. Did you know there was another option? A mineral sunscreen. 

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Essential Oils + Babies + Moms + Pregnancy -

Essential oils ... truthfully it can be quite a complex, detailed conversation. First and foremost all essential oils are not created equally, so please understand that the purity matters when it comes to how the oils will affect the body - but we will save that segment for another day <3  Let's narrow in on essential oil usage during pregnancy. The biggest question I get asked is are essential oils safe during pregnancy. It depends on who you ask - at this time there are not sufficient studies done to see how essential oils affect a fetus, so most physicians...

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