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    Lemon Oil Dusting Spray DIY Recipe

    By Jeff Steele on May 3, 2016

    The smell of lemon oil takes me back to my childhood, and helping my mother clean the house after kindergarten. She would give me an aerosol can of lemon dusting spray, and a soft cloth, and set me off to go and clean things surfaces that were low to the ground. Back then it was so much fun. Later in

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    Frankincense Oil Nail Strengthener DIY Recipe

    By Jeff Steele on April 26, 2016

    At Invivo Essential, we all have strong, great looking nails, and happy looking cuticle beds, even the guys! One reason why, is because of this awesome frankincense oil nail strengthener that really works. The shea butter and fractionated coconut oils load your skin with triglycerides, allowing the vitamin E and frankincense oil to be absorbed so it can get to work on

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    Frankincense Oil Hand Cream DIY Recipe

    By Jeff Steele on April 21, 2016

    Frankincense oil works wonders on skin, from helping it heal quickly, to developing a youthful appearance. It does this with its powerful astringent properties. This means that it unclogs pores, tightens skin, and reduces wrinkles. All in all, three great attributes for  a hand cream. Frankincense oil is also great for healing cuts and scars, and can reduce the appearance

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    Lavender Oil Facial Scrub DIY Recipe

    By Jeff Steele on April 18, 2016

    Lavender oil is amazing for skin, it has antimicrobial and antiseptic properties that are well suited to its presence in a facial scrub. The exfoliating process is important as it removes dead skin cells from our face. This helps us look and feel younger, but let’s be real – it is like sandpaper on your face. The lavender oil is

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    Eucalyptus Oil Shower Cleaner DIY Recipe

    By Jeff Steele on April 13, 2016

    Before we get started, I have to say that using eucalyptus oil in a shower cleaner is brilliant! Not only does it clean the shower, but it makes the whole bathroom smell like a day spa. (That’s a good thing!) The other thing we think is worth mentioning is the other recipes you will see out there on the Internet.

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    Eucalyptus Oil #2 Spray DIY Recipe

    By Jeff Steele on April 12, 2016

    Eucalyptus oil is the key to making this #2 spray smell so good, and helps keep those other smells at bay. For those that still can’t figure it out, #2 spray is for bowel movements. How it works is really cool. It doesn’t just mask the smell, it actually creates a barrier layer on the top of the toilet water. That

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    Peppermint Oil Candle DIY Recipe

    By Jeff Steele on April 7, 2016

    A great activity for a rainy day, and always a hit with the kids, these peppermint oil melt and make candles smell…amazing. Almost any vessel can be made into a candle. In this recipe, we used some antique silver – a little sugar bowl. We’ve also used interesting looking tea cups, and recycled jars. You should try to find inspiration in

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    Lemon Oil Carpet Powder DIY Recipe

    By Jeff Steele on April 5, 2016

    Lemon oil give this simple recipe an amazing scent. There is much research being posted on the Internet these days that states some alarming (but not shocking information). We all love to use deoderizing powder on our carpets. These commercially produced powders are designed to be vacuumed up completely. However, just like Mr. Dyson tells us on his commercials, many

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    Lemon Oil Poppyseed Glycerine Soap DIY Recipe

    By Jeff Steele on March 31, 2016

    Lemon oil is so versatile, that you won’t have any shortage of ideas on how to mix this recipe up. Because lemon is a food item, and so are so many other herbs and oils, they pair really well together. The hard part, coming up with the fun flavor combinations is already done. For instance, this lemon oil soap recipe

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    Peppermint Oil Lip Balm DIY Recipe

    By Jeff Steele on March 28, 2016

    This recipe for peppermint oil lip balm is a cinch to make, and lends itself to working well with other oils. The secret to why this recipe works so well is the shea butter…