Essential oils part 3 – Eucalyptus as your koala would approve

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Ok, the title doesn’t make much sense if you don’t own a pet koala (and I’m ready to bet my dinner you don’t, as it’s illegal). Unless you are a landowner in Australia and have koalas roaming (or rather sleeping 18-22 hours a day) around your properties. The funny looking creatures who are not actually bears (I know! It was a shock to me too!) have their characteristic aroma of cough drops – that’s because their diet comprises of eucalyptus leaves only.

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Essential oils part 2 – lavender and what it has to do with Sherlock

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If herbs were actors, I think lavender  would be Benedict Cumberbatch. While not exactly a beauty, it possesses an undeniable charm. Thanks to its versatility it can prove itself in multiple uses. It’s very easy to recognize. And last but not least – you see it everywhere these days.

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