When you’re feeling stuck, without direction, or just needing guidance in making decisions, turn to Cistus as a powerful ally in accessing the wisdom within you.
Let Neroli help you feel a sense of possibility and be able to see the beauty all around you.
Learn to use Sweet Orange to revive a sense of wonder in the world, urging you to approach each moment with ease and appreciation.
Patchouli helps us to reframe the past so we can reclaim our future.
When in need of finding your spark, Clary Sage offers to clear the way for clarity and connection.
Geranium reminds us not to fall by this myth about balance.
Want an easy, inexpensive, and safe way to use essential oils for deep healing? Check out this simple method I’m using to work through grief.
Want a basic introduction to using essential oils in your life? I’ve got the perfect one for you …
What CAN you do with an aromatherapy certificate? Find out what it takes to make a living from sharing what you love.
Free Aromatherapy Lessons Growing up with essential oils, I never knew a world without them. They were always the first tools we turned to for healing, and they were always a part of my daily life. And yet I continue to learn how I can use aromatics to improve...
Grab something you like to smell and join us for this Grand Opening tour of the Inner Sanctum Library. Here’s a few highlights: Sylla pulls out a vintage blend that I haven’t even smelled before. We also talk about this more simple blend she used back in the day too. ...
An uplifting, balancing blend, this combination of essential oils was a part of the beginning of the Atlantic Institute of Aromatherapy. It still holds a special place Sylla’s heart.
Find time to take a sacred pause with Spruce essential oil in this aromatic meditation.
I’ve got to say that living at home does have its perks. One plus of living with Mom is that I get to use her face serum (which also means I get to be lazy and avoid making my own). The downside of using her face serum is that it runs out twice as fast! Lucky for me,...
In what had become a dark time turned even darker, a simple act of kindness and a few plants have been our saving grace. This is the healing power that plants (and the friends that gift them!) can have in our lives.
The last time you heard from us, it was about how white silence creates violence and that black lives matter in aromatherapy.
(We still stand by all of this 100% and hope that this is only the beginning of an overdue conversation.)
But, in a twist of irony, we made a big statement about how we won’t be silent and well, we’ve been silent ever since.
To put it colloquially, we posted and ghosted.
We didn’t mean to.
Shortly after posting our statement, my father, Sylla’s husband, O.V. Hanger passed away unexpectedly on June 8th, 2020. Read more about the amazing man we’ve lost but want to remember.
Ever since I was a little girl, I watched my mom stand up for what she believed was right. When she started learning that essential oils were hurting people through overuse orally and improper use on the skin (in the 1990’s … and yes, this is still happening), she...
Considering the current state of things, there's a good chance that you have more time on your hands than ever before. If you're like me, then you're also taking time to reevaluate your health and how you spend your time. I feel that this a unique opportunity to...