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shave balm made from essential oils on a wooden board

Soothing Lavender Aftershave Balm

This sweet-woody balm is packed full of natural scents that will leave both your face and legs fully moisturised. The ingredients used will ensure your skin is no longer left dry and itchy after shaving.
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Lavender and orange lotion in a pot

Dreamy Lavender and Orange Lotion

Our body lotion is soothing and relaxing which makes it a great skincare essential to add to your night routine. The effects of the essential oils will reduce your anxieties before you sleep, allowing you to have a better rest and wake up with silky smooth skin.

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Essential oil bottles and chamomile flowers for sleep

Best Essential Oils For Your Hair

With so many different hair types and treatments it can be hard figuring out which one is right for you. We've broken it down into a list of the best essential oils you can use on your hair and what they will do for it.
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7 Best Essential Oils For Better Sleep

If you struggle to get those recommended 8 hours every night (who doesn't?) then read on to find out which essential oils can help you get a better night's sleep. Learn about our 7 favourites, their aromatherapy properties and some great ways to use them. The secrets of a well-rested life are contained within.
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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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A homemade face mask with essential oil

How to Make Your Own Natural Face Mask

Learning how to create your own DIY face masks can really make you feel like you’ve unlocked the power of the universe. Or unlocked a really good skincare secret, at least! That's why, here at Tender Essence we’ve created these three super easy, but super effective, face mask recipes.
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Lavender essential oil with lavender plant

Lavender Essential Oil: an all in one solution

Lavender is an amazing essential oil and is widely regarded as the most useful of all essential oils. It holds many beneficial properties and can be used for a range of ailments. It also has a great fragrance and is safe for sensitive skin types.

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Aromatherapy women bathing

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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