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Essential Oil Purity – The First Distill vs Complete Distill Debate ?>

Essential Oil Purity – The First Distill vs Complete Distill Debate

Essential oils are created using several methods of extraction such as steam distillation, solvent extraction, cold press or expression, and CO2 extraction. The majority of essential oils today are extracted using steam distillation, which we will be discussing in this lesson. There is a lot of misinformation floating around the internet on steam distillation. People may mention various thoughts about first distillation, second distillation, and complete distillation. Essential oils are created using several methods of extraction such as steam distillation,…

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Toxic Release, Free Radicals, Detox, and Essential Oils ?>

Toxic Release, Free Radicals, Detox, and Essential Oils

Toxic release is like detoxification, but is based on the essential oil’s ability to pull or push toxins out of the cells. As humans we are bombarded daily by petrochemicals and other synthetics in the foods we eat, the air we breathe, the medicines we take, and also the products we use on our skin. These man-made, unnatural chemicals are major endocrine disruptors[1] and may be the cause of the decline of our overall health. Essential oils (the good guys…

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