Tag Archives: Distillation

Why do oil scents vary from company to company?

Here are some common questions asked of many essential oil companies: Why do the scents vary from company to company? Why is it that I can get the same oil from the same company and the scent isn’t exactly the same? Shouldn’t they all smell exactly the same? Sound familiar to thoughts you have had? The answer is Read More »

Essential Oil Distillation Processes

It’s fascinating to look at how essential oils are distilled. The majority are steam distilled but there are some which are distilled or extracted in other ways. Essential oils need to be extracted in specific ways for specific oils.  Here is a list, with a short description of each. Steam Distilled The most common method of extracting an essential oil ... Read More »