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Canadian Natural Plant Extracts

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Canadian Oils and hydrosols covered in this blog:

Abyssinian (Crambe abyssinica) Seed Carrier Oil
Meadowfoam (Limnanthes Alba) Seed Carrier Oil
Hemp seed (Cannabis sativa) Carrier Oil
Cranberry Seed (Vaccinium macrocarpon) Carrier Oil
Sweet Grass (Hierochloe odorata) Hydrosol
Labrador Tea (Rhododendron groenlandicum) Essential Oil
Fir-balsam (Abies balsamea) Essential Oil
Catnip (Nepeta cataria) Essential oil
Cedar leaf (Thuja occidentalis) Essential Oil
Black spruce (Picea mariana) Essential Oil Organic

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Jojoba Oil, Skin Rescue

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That plant is Simmondsia chinensis, commonly known as Jojoba. Its unique structure, which is based on straight chain Omega 9 esters, mimics 25% of the human sebum. Once applied on irritated skin, Jojoba oil has soothing, repairing, and deeply moisturizing effects. This makes it ideal for use in skin-care (face, hands, body), massage, baby products, soaps, and hair care products. If you would prefer not to receive emails from us in the future please unsubscribe here

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Viruses and Essential Oils

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Viruses only become active when they invade living cells. We can increase our chances of deactivating them in the free zone before they reach the living cells

Certain essential oils have been shown to interfere with viral lipid envelope, the outer layer found on viruses when they are between host cells.

 

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The Echo Well Interview with Vera Matovina from Plant's Power on Essential Oils

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Enjoj: Echo Well Interview

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Discovering Latin American Essential Oils

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Latin American countries are beginning to shine in terms of essential oil production from local and popular plants. El Salvador is famous for it's production of Peru Balsam. Paraguay is the main producer of Guaiacwood oil, Cabreuva, Vetiver, Petitgrain ( C.  aurantium), and Guayil acetate.

Plant Power has connected with distillers in these regions and looks forward to providing you with ethically sourced, unique essential oils and absolutes. 

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