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Get Eco-Sexy: 7 Turn-On Essential Oils

Ahhhh.... aromatherapy. Aromatherapy is the practice of using essential plant oils for physical and emotional healing. It's associated with Aphrodite (the goddess of love and beauty), sensuality, cos…

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Lemon & Rosemary Deodorizer

Recipe: Natural Deodorizer From: Toni Okamoto at Plant Based on a Budget Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! At some point I saw something similar on Pinterest and I’m not sure  why I didn’t save…

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7 Ways to Use Herbs to Freshen Your House

Our sense of smell is one of the strongest ways we connect to our memories. Pine needles conjure up the holiday season, this-or-that soap takes you right back to Grandma’s house, wet earth suggests …

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Scented Thoughts

“The act of smelling something, anything, is remarkably like the act of thinking. Immediately at the moment of perception, you can feel the mind going to work, polling one center of the brain after …

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Make Your Home Smell Like Chocolate

By Adam Verwymeren, Networx There are few things as great as the taste of chocolate. It's sweet, delicious, and for many people, there's never enough of it. But while it isn't practical or health…

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The Scent of Desire

Discover how The Scent of Desire effects not just your libido, but your emotional life, and memory with author Dr. Rachel Herz,  a leading world expert on the psychology of olfaction. The connections …

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The Olfactory Drive: Scent and Sex

The history of scent and the power of aromatherapy in transforming lives has been recorded since the earliest human civilizations.  As far back as 4500BC the Egyptians were using plant essences to…

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Ask the Loveologist: The Scent of Desire

Q: I have been with the same guy for a few months and at first I liked his smell, although now I think it was just his cologne that I was attracted to. When I met him after work, his scent repelled …

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Scent and Memory: Make it Healthy

We've all had the experience of being transported back in time from a simple whiff of something. I feel like I've entered a time machine back to the age of five in my grandmother's garage when I smell…

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Aphrodisiac Perfume Formula

My favorite all-natural perfume maestro, Mandy Aftel, has an entire chapter of her book Essence and Alchemy (Gibbs Smith, 2001) devoted to "Perfume and the Boudoir." I love this book. It details the n…

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