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I Practice Aromatherapy

incense, candles, oils, diffusers...not just for decoration! 34 People

    For My Friends

    If anyone would like to learn or are interested in some natural theropies please let me know i would love to help, i have a whole range of recipies for all sorts of ailments and even cleaning products that i would love to share for any- one who is interested.
    lillilou lillilou 41-45, F 3 Responses Dec 7, 2008

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    My Passion

    I have every intention after new year and i get my own place and start getting my life in order of finishing my course and hope that one day it becomes my business,
    lillilou lillilou 41-45, F Dec 7, 2008

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    Lavender Fan

    I am a real fan of lavender for my nerves.  I carry a little bag of lavender buds in my purse for when I'm stressed and I have a lavender eye pillow that helps my migraines.  I also love energizing citrus scents when I need a pick-me-up.
    swirlingmist swirlingmist 51-55, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2009

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