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Understanding Essential Oils and Attars: How They're Made and Why They're Good for You

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Understanding Essential Oils and Attars: How They're Made and Why They're Good for You

Our Body Butter Melts are scented with essential oils, attars, and fragrance oils. Essential oils are all-natural and are distilled from botanics like plants and flowers.  Often times, essential oils have anti-viral, anti-bacterial, and anti-inflammatory properties, so they're often used in homeopathic and Ayurvedic remedies.  Steam distillation is the most common extraction method for essential oils, but some raw ingredients require cold-press, solvent or CO2 extraction. In the steam distillation method, depending on the plant or flower, the end result is both essential oil and floral water which are further filtered down before they become commercially ready to use. Inhaling the aromas from essential...

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