Françoise Rapp

Australia : A Land of Olfactory Inspiration

Australia has always held a special place in my heart, symbolizing fascination and inspiration. As a perfumer and essential oils expert, I am constantly embarking on imaginary journeys where the scents of essences from distant lands transport me to new realms of creativity. Among these journeys, Australia stands out as a perfect example, with its […]

Properties and Physiological Benefits of Monoterpenols

geranium essential oil

Essential oils are famous for their healing properties, and monoterpenols are one of the most crucial components in these oils. Monoterpenes are a type of terpene alcohol found in various plants and herbs and have been used for centuries in traditional medicine. They are known for their antibacterial, antiviral, and antifungal properties and their ability […]

Unlocking the secrets of floral waters for skin beauty

Imagine a world where the purest form of water, distilled through a fascinating process, can be harnessed from the very essence of nature itself. This water has rejuvenating properties and is vital to unlocking the beauty secrets of your skin and hair. That magical world exists and is right here on our very own planet! […]

Essential Oils Uses and Applications

Essential oils have been used for centuries for their therapeutic and medicinal properties. These concentrated plant extracts have many uses and applications, from aromatherapy and massage therapy to skincare, hair care, and household cleaning. In this post, we will explore the many benefits of essential oils and how you can incorporate them into your daily […]

The Biochemical Families of Essential Oils

Essential oils have been used for centuries for their therapeutic and aromatic properties. Although derived from plants, essential oils are not just simple fragrances. Instead, their complex chemical makeup is what makes them so unique. The biochemical properties of essential oils determine their unique properties and therapeutic benefits. There are many different types of essential […]

Understanding Essential Oils and How to Use Them Safely

Close your eyes and imagine yourself standing in a field of lavender, the sweet scent enveloping you in a blanket of calmness. Or you may recall the refreshing scent of peppermint, which can awaken the senses and improve focus. These scents come from essential oils, which have been used for centuries for their therapeutic properties. […]