by AgroWeb on February 22, 2017

Medicinal Oils, Albania’s vanished tradition

Hundreds of hectares of land used for the cultivation of medicinal and aromatic plants make Albania leader in production and export of these natural riches. The sector of medicinal and aromatic plants generates about 18 million Euros from exports. It ranks as Albania’s second largest sector in terms of agricultural exports accounting for 19% of the country’s total exports. The need ...

by AgroWeb on March 18, 2017

Pine Essential Oil Therapies and Remedies

Pine oil provides a pile of profound health benefits as tall as its trees. It is a colorless to pale yellow essential oil. Depending on its source, pine oil may either have a fresh, earthy, and forest-like fragrance. Pine oil is extracted through steam distillation of the needle-like foliage of the pine tree Benefits of Pine Oil Pine oil has antimicrobial, antiseptic, antifungal, anti-neuralgic...

by AgroWeb on December 4, 2016

Therapy by Aromas

Discovering different scents and mixing them together is not only pleasing to one’s olfactory receptors, but can provide an array of benefits, from treating insomnia and migraines to ensuring an insect-free home environment. Below you can find AgroWeb.org top picks of essential oils and combinations of thereof, as well as the description of how I use them for skincare, aromatherapy and ...

by AgroWeb on December 11, 2016

Essential Oils: Aromatherapy and Beyond

Oil skin treatments are gaining momentum right now. Every respectable brand has their own line of oils targeting your skin’s various needs. I have always been a fan of using essential oils in my skincare routine and have tried quite a few different brands, however I see little difference between the brand ones and the ones you make yourself (combining various oils together), apart from a ...

by AgroWeb on November 23, 2016

Benefits of Cypress Essential Oil

Cypress essential oil is derived from trees in the family Cupressaceae, commonly known as Cypress. These trees are rich in essential oil. Cypress essential oil is a tonic for the circulatory system. It is used to heal a number of blood circulation related conditions. Cypress essential oil is steam distilled from the bark of trees in the family called Cupressaceae. The most popular tree in this ...

by AgroWeb on January 28, 2017

Surprising Health Benefits of Sage Essential Oil

Sage Essential Oil is extraordinary as it acts as an antifungal, antimicrobial, antioxidant and stimulates the human body. Sage, is a well-known and frequently heard name in the world of cosmetics, particularly in the field of skin care. Innumerable beauty treatment products claim that they contain the oil of sage, which is actually sage essential oil. Health Benefits of Sage Essential Oil This ...

by AgroWeb on March 3, 2017

The medical power of lilac extract oil for human health

Lilacs are frequently considered a harbinger of spring with the time of their bloom signaling whether spring will be early or late. In the language of flowers, purple lilacs symbolize the first emotions of love, while white lilacs represent youthful innocence. The story of lilac, according to Greek mythology, begins with a beautiful nymph named Syringa (lilac's botanical name). Captivated by her ...

by AgroWeb on November 22, 2016

Watermelon Seed Oil - Values and Benefits

Watermelon seed oil is highly nutritious oil obtained from Watermelon seeds. This seed oil has been extracted using traditional methods in West Africa where it is still used as a cosmetic ingredient. Watermelon seed oil is light and a nice skin moisturizer. As a result, it is used in many skin care products. The seed are thick and come in many shades of color but are generally black. Watermelon ...

by AgroWeb on July 4, 2016

Natural Remedies for an Itch-Free Summer

Summer season is upon us. Finally! Cheers to lying on the beach and enjoying the great outdoors, for barbeques with friends and birds singing, to beautiful tanned people and ice cream eating. Unfortunately, there is one thing about the summer that never fails to spoil all the aforementioned activities – the mosquitos. Mosquitos have recently become a trending topic in media, primarily ...

by AgroWeb on January 22, 2017

Lemon Essential Oil - The Golden Investment

Lemon oil is associated with the ancient Roman goddess of youth, Juventas. This goes to show that lemon essential oil had significance in the great Roman civilization. Lemon oil is an essential oil extracted from the rinds of the lemon. The peel of a lemon contains many aromatic oils and volatile compounds. These make up the lemon essential oil, which is a sharp smelling, citrus flavored oil. ...