Essential Oils in Soaps

Soaps often have essential oils to enhance the soap’s properties and scent. Essential oils are compounds derived from plants that carries it’s scent and properties. Essential oils have found their way into many parts of our lives, from food to skincare to aromatherapy. Essential oils have properties to help with: Stress, Anxiety and Depression Skin…

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Scent of the month – Lavender

“What woman, however old, has not the bridal-favours and raiment stowed away, and packed in lavender, in the inmost cupboards of her heart?” – William Makepeace Thackeray Did you know? Lavender is a flower but also a herb! Many people use it as a form of herb in teas and in products such as lotions. These…

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Scent of the month – Lemongrass

Many might mistake Lemongrass as a citrus fruit similar to lemon, however lemongrass is actually a type of grass. The lemongrass genus, the cymbopogon, has over 50 species that belong to that genus. You may ask, why lemongrass? That is because Singapore lies at the equatorial zone and is prone to a hot and humid…

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