What’s In The Mix? Archives

What's In The Mix Graphic

What’s in the Mix? Blending Ideas and Prompts is a weekly exercise designed to spark your imagination and get your creative juices flowing. Each week you’ll find a question or a suggestion that will help you identify where you’re stuck, where you are flowing and where you need more education. Mostly, prompts are just fun!

What storage methods do you use for your hydrosols?

What is the meaning of the therapeutic property “pruritus”?

Do you know the difference between GC/MS and MSDS?

A Back To School Study Blend

August 1 – Help Me Improve “What’s in the Mix?” Wednesdays

July 26 – What’s in the Mix? is on Vacation! Read why Lavender travels with me!

July 19 – No post this week. I’m hard at work creating my online classes! Stay tuned!

July 12 – Share your Blending Success Stories

July 5 – Which Chamomile would you use for an inflamed elbow? 

June 28 – A Question about Dilution

June 21 – What blend would you give your favorite celebrity? 

June 7 – Do you prefer to blend in silence or with music? Does sound affect your blending?

May 31 – What’s the biggest safety issue when blending with Bergamot?

May 24 – Create a blend to celebrate something you love about yourself.

May 17 – Create a Wednesday morning blend. What would help get you through the week?

May 10 – What aromatics would you combine to create a blend to honor your Mother?

May 3 – Is there one essential oil in particular that seems to make its way in to many of your blends? What oil and Why?

April 26 – What’s the most wonderful experience you’ve ever had with a blend you’ve made?

April 19 – Imagine you’re opening your own Aromatherapy Bar. Name it and list your signature blends.

April 12 – Name three essential oils that would work in a mature skin serum.

April 5 – What Aspects of Your Blending Skills Would You Like to Improve?

March 29 – Make a blend to spice up a 25-year marriage

March 22 – Create a massage blend using 3 NON-phototoxic citrus essential oils.

March 15 – Name 5 essential oils that embody the energy of Spring.

March 8 – What aromatics are in a blend designed to coax out your inner child?

March 1 Make an Inhaler for Adult Lung Support using 3 essential oils high in 1,8 cineole

February 22Difference Between Rose Otto and Rose Absolute and Make an Emotional Healing Blend

February 15 – Make a Blend to Soothe the Winter Blues

February 8A Custom Blend for Your Valentine

February 1A Blend to Heal the World