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Assortment of Tender Essence essential oils

Best Starter Essential Oils

If you're new to essential oils, knowing where to start can be a little overwhelming. We've created a guide that explains the properties and benefits of the most popular essential oils to help you begin your journey with the best ones for you.
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Assortment of Tender Essence essential oils

What Are Essential Oils?

Essential oils are wonderful natural products that smell great. But what exactly are they? In this article we cover answers to some of the most common questions, including how essential oils are made, and what they are good for.

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Chemical Synthetic Fragrance Oil

Essential Oils vs Fragrance Oils

Want to learn more about the difference between essential oils and synthetic fragrance oils? At Tender Essence we think it’s important to know what you’re putting onto your body, so we’ve prepared this article explaining the risks and benefits associated with each.
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DIY Bee-Free Bath Melts

When life starts to get busy, one of the first things that we let slide is our skincare. With three loads of washing to do, an inbox of emails to reply to and dinner to be cooked, moisturising your whole body just doesn't seem so important any more, does it? That's where these luxurious aromatherapy bath melts come in and save the day!
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Mindfulness

In a world full of early morning commutes, packed supermarkets and looming deadlines, it can be hard to find a moment of peace. Add on the fact that a lot of us are constantly plugged into social media or news outlets and it becomes pretty much impossible for our brains to stop going at 100mph. Luckily there are things that we can do to make everything that little bit more calm.
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aroma diffuser

Using Diffusers and Oil Burners with Essential Oils

Scent is a powerful thing. Simply smelling lavender can transport you into the garden of your childhood home and leave you with a smile on your face for the rest of the day. As much as we would love to think it’s magic, scientists have shown that 75% of our emotions can be triggered by scent due to its relation to memory and pleasure. The best way to disperse scent is through an aroma diffuser. 
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What is Aromatherapy?

We have 5 senses and one of them is our sense of smell. It's one of the most overlooked senses. Yet, our sense of smell can have a marvellous effect on our health, body and mind.

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