Essential Oils and Pregnancy

October 17, 2016

Aromatherapy can be a beautiful safe support through pregnancy and the early years of your child so we hope this article helps you feel more confident in enjoying the precious gifts of essential oils through this special stage of life.  Firstly we would like to acknowledge that there is a lot of confusing communication about the use of essential oils and pregnancy, on the internet and word of mouth.  As such, we recommend going to the experts and following good practice as set out by the International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists - always using less than 1% dilution (generally that means using no more than 4 or 5 drops (0.25ml) per treatment or bath) and avoiding stimulating, detoxifying, sensitising oils.... Continue Reading →

Everyone Deserves A Sanctuary

September 30, 2016

Shining some light on Domestic Violence When we think of home we think of our own private sanctuary, a place where we feel safe, loved and protected.  Yet statistics show for one in five children this is not the case.  With domestic violence reaching epic proportions in our society, the chances of you knowing a man, woman or child that has been affected by domestic violence are high.  We often wonder how can we help, what we can do?  First Light Organics and Friends with Dignity believe that it is from the small actions we take that we see big change evolve. How can we make a difference? First Light Organics believes all children deserve the best. They are both... Continue Reading →

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  • Artificial preservatives like parabens & benzyl alcohol
  • Petroleum derivatives such as propylene glycol & phthalates
  • Artificial emulsifiers such as Sodium stearoyl lactylate
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  • Silicone
  • Sulfates like Sodium Laurel Sulfate
  • Unlisted contaminants like BPAs
  • Artificial colours or fragrances
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  • Vegan (except the balm with beeswax)
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