Are you eagerly awaiting September first? You should be!
Among the many fine articles in the next issue is Erica Pence’s, In The Search for Sustainability. In it, she provides us with cold, hard facts on environmental and social concerns as they relate to oils and butters that we use in our products. Beware: you may not like what you read!
Thankfully, Erica does offer alternatives, showing us how we can be part of the solution by explaining where to go for more information, and key words that you need to know. To emphasize sustainability, she includes two formulas that will enhance your product line while protecting our future.
Finally, what do you know about essential oils? Perhaps you’re a rank beginner at using them. If so, you’ll want to read Beth Byrne’s interview of Marge Clark from Nature’s Gift, The Essentials of Essential Oils. Marge starts at the beginning, from how essential oils are obtained to safe use, finding a vendor, and spotting a fraud. Even if you use essential oils frequently, you’ll enjoy the information Marge offers. Enjoy the benefits of essential oil use without the dangers!