Holistic Oils Blog

  • What are Carrier Oils?

    A carrier oil is a vegetable oil derived from the fatty portion of a plant, usually pressed from the seeds, kernels or the nuts. In this way, carrier oils are actually quite different from Essential Oils, which are not really oils at all, but more volatile liquid compounds.   Essential oils are a... View Post
  • 3 Ways to Use Essential Oils

    As we all learn more about essential oil safety, usage and dilution, one major question we hear is "how should I use these oils?" As research surrounding essential oils continues to grow, so does our education on usage.   Traditionally, certain essential oi... View Post
  • Top 3 Carrier Oils

    If you use essential oils, there's no doubt you've used a carrier oil to dilute your essential oils. Carrier oils are mainly oils extracted from the nuts, seeds or kernels of plants. As they are fairly neutral, carrier oils compliment essential oils and are an excellent choice for diluting essent... View Post