Essential Oils


The essential oil of Ylang-Ylang is extracted by steam distillation of fresh flowers of the ylang-ylang tree, which is found in the rain forests of Asian and South Pacific Islands. It’s widely used in cosmetics and aromatherapy treatments as a middle/base note due to its delicate floral sweetness and known throughout the East as an […]

Essential Oils: Ylang Ylang


All of us at EHM love yoga- and we also try our best to find products that we can be proud of using. Yoga Balm is one of those products: a balm to help your own body heal faster after an intense workout or a long day at work. It’s made in small batches from […]

Product Spotlight: Yoga Balm


Winter in the midwest is a time where close contact with people drastically increases- it’s so cold outside that no one wants to leave the heat! ¬†Winter is also cough and cold season, so this month’s Essential Oil highlight is the Four Thieves blend. Four Thieves Blend is an amazing essential oil blend with a […]

Essential Oils: Four Thieves Blend



Traditional Use: Lavender oil is known for its skin healing properties and its use as a sedative. The herb has been used for strewing, and the flowers are used as an aromatic. Properties: Analgesic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aromatic, carminative, cholagogue, deodorant, diuretic, emmenagogue, insecticide, nervine, sedative, stimulant, stomachic, vulnerary. Benefits: Bruises, burns, dandruff, […]

Essential Oils: Lavender