Aromatherapy Blends

Not sure how to use the blend the Burgess & Finch aromatherapy oils? Simply go through the aromatherapy healing chart below to find out how.   Download Page 1   Download Page 2

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Essential Oils In Your Home

Warming Hand and Foot Cream 5 drops Burgess & Finch Lavender or Rosemary essential oil 5 drops Burgess & Finch  Lemon essential oil 4 drops Burgess & Finch Tea Tree essential oil 2 drops Burgess & Finch Ginger or Black Pepper essential oil 1 capsule Vitamin E (400 or 1000iu) – use a sharp pair […]

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Working Oils

More often than not, people have little control over their work environment. And, sometimes, it can be a very unhealthy environment indeed due to air-conditioning, artificial lighting, poor ventilation and toxins to rapid spread of colds and ‘flu’, computer screens and Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSIs). Fortunately, essential oils are great at combating work-related stresses and […]

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Green Clean – New Year, New You

In an ideal world, we’d all live off the land on organic food, with absolutely no chemicals to speak of, zero stress, and plenty of sleep and fresh air. Alas, for most of us this just isn’t possible. As a result, we pick up toxins on a daily basis; and, while the liver and kidneys […]

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Child’s Play

As the song goes, ‘the children are our future”. As such, it makes sense to ensure that what we use to treat them is as safe as possible, not to mention, safe for the environment in which they’ll be living for many years to come. Essential oils fulfil this need perfectly. Children respond quickly to […]

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Stepping Out

Thank you Marguerite van der Merwe, Alexander Technique therapist and author of The Art Of Walking – Path To Health And The Richness Of Well-Being, for suggesting an article about foot care. As Marguerite so rightly says, “Our feet are such marvels – we abuse them in so many ways, especially through wearing badly-designed shoes, […]

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DIY Essential Oils: Travelling with Essential Oils

Make your travel experience more pleasant – and less stressful – by packing your essential oils. The two most important travelling oils are lavender and tea tree. They can both be used neat and are very versatile, plus they take up very little space. Here’s why you shouldn’t leave home without them Burgess & Finch […]

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Skin Sense – The Natural Touch

At this time of year, we tend to forget that under the layers our skin still needs TLC. To keep skin smooth and glowing throughout the winter season both exfoliation and mandarin are important. Exfoliation removes dead skin cells which would otherwise build up, causing a dull complexion, and blocking pores, plus it revs circulation. […]

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Problem? Solutions: Staying Healthy

Problem: When winter woollens start being brought into the light of day, everyone becomes concerned about staying well throughout the winter. Here’s how to do it… Solution: Start with the basics: nourish your body with healthy, warming foods, and your soul with care and comfort, then supplement with nutrients like vitamin C, and boost that […]

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