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Coming Soon!!!

Botanichl, LLC introduces its new PETALS & SYRUP line of wellness products available for purchase soon Kit includes high bioavailability magnesium & zinc supplements, SleepWell essential oil blend, Skullcap Tincture (regular or alcohol-free), and a custom-made trial size soap or bath salt. Kit includes Kava Extract & recipe, SeroPlus supplement, B-Well essential oil blend, a…

Back in Business!

  I am completely changing things up!  I closed my online store (botanichl.shopify.com) to focus on face-to-face consultations and sales.  I've been busy learning some basics about herbalism and how to enhance my aromatherapy practice with other plant-based therapeutics.  Lots of good things are in the works!  I am designing aromatherapy/herbal "combo packs" for retail…

The Oldest Medicine is New Again

Today, I’m going to share some truly exciting and groundbreaking information I learned from an article in National Geographic magazine.  Peter Gwin’s (2019) article, entitled “Unlocking the Emperor’s Medicine Chest,” tells us about Chinese traditional medicine and how some of the oldest remedies known to man are being researched and used today. Writings from and…

Stress & Anxiety (probably part 1)

(the author of this post is not intending to give medical advice and the information contained herein should not be considered as such.  consult a professional before using any herbal remedies, vitamins or supplements, or essential oils) Stress and anxiety are complex issues, so this will probably be a multi-part posting.  I don't want to…

What’s an Ajowan?

Sure, lots of people (including me) use essential oils because they like the way they smell.  Some of them, however, don't really smell good at all.  When I first started buying essential oils, the only place I knew to get them was online so I couldn't try them before buying.  I would be so disappointed…

Let’s Make Salt Scrub

      SALT SCRUB IS SOOOO EASY (& relatively cheap) TO MAKE!!  The one I'm making today is a detoxyfing salt scrub that's perfect for autumn & winter.  Balsam fir, juniper berry, and lemon give this scrub a wonderfully clean and woodsy aroma.  But this scrub isn't just a pretty smell.  Let's go over…

60 Seconds of Survey!!

COMPLETE THE SURVEY HERE! Okay, I'll be honest here.  My online store isn't getting much traffic.  It's still early in the game, but I have to wonder if people in general are not as interested in ORGANIC, TOXIN-FREE, ECO-FRIENDLY products as much as I am.  I'm well aware of the fact that you can go…