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Organic essential oils win Supreme Business Award
If you follow us on Twitter or Facebook you may well already know about our big win at the Natural Products New Zealand Annual Awards ceremony. Absolute Essential was given the inaugural Supreme Business Award based on the exceptional achievements...
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Therapeutic plant oils empower women around the world
March 8 was International Women’s Day which invites us to celebrate women in history around the world and the amazing, resourceful, resilient women that we are today. What better time to step into the empowering world of therapeutic plant oils...
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Saving lives with organic essential oils in Nepal
Things happen and plans change, especially when you travel. So, when I was in Nepal recently (following my visit to Jiri where I delivered Absolute Essential earthquake relief funds) a visit to an organic apricot kernel oil supplier in remote...
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What does aromatic medicine mean to you?
I was recently lucky enough to be invited to talk at the inaugural AROMATICA 2015 conference in Australia on the ‘The Credible Integration of Aromatic Medicine’. As I was preparing my presentation, I realized that despite having worked for more...
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Hand delivered donations to Nepal moves family to tears
If you read my previous post, you will know that I recently financed a trip to Nepal to deliver our fundraising efforts directly to a village co-operative of paper makers, to generate trade revival from aid, for long-term recovery. It was important...
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Trade - not Aid to support Nepal
Following our recent pledge to send aid to the traditional communities that we work with in rural Nepal, we are now following up with the third chapter in a series of reports on our relief efforts in Nepal. Immediately following the news of...
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Absolute Essential aid to restore Nepal economy
The second in a series of reports on our relief efforts in Nepal (See report 1 here) Immediately following the news of the first earthquake in Nepal, the Absolute Essential team rallied. Our direct supplier relationships in Nepal with small,...
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GHC Winter Bug Busters
Pure essential oils offer a suprising array of defences against winter illnesses, says naturopath Dr Bo Hendgen. Give yourself the best chance of having a healthy winter by taking these preventative measures.
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Insider report on Absolute Essential aid in Nepal
Following our recent pledge to send aid to the traditional communities that we work with in rural Nepal, we are now able to bring you our first report of successful deliveries to remote villages in need. Here follows the letter I recently received...
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Aid for artisan essential oil producers in Nepal
At Absolute Essential we are still reeling from the news of the recent earthquakes in Nepal. Connecting with this peaceable land Our connection with this peaceable land has been deepening over the years in outlying rural areas where wild Wintergreen...
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