Eucalyptus Radiata - a 1,8 cineole-rich favorite

Eucalyptus is historically known for helping sinuses, cold and flu, muscle aches and pains, and headaches. Why is that? It is due to a molecule named 1,8 cineole (pronounced “one eight ˈsin-ē-ˌōl”), commonly called Eucalyptol. The most common 1,8 cineole-rich eucalyptus species are globulus and radiata, but include the following as well: smithii, plenissima, polybractea, camaldulensis, an…

Lime (Citrus aurantifolia) Essential Oil Profile

Want to “get BLENDING” with COOLING Lime essential oil? Who wouldn’t? It’s sharp citrus aroma smells like candy and resonates SUMMER TIME! Lime is… Emotionally uplifting Cooling (helps with redness and swelling) Astringent (for oily skin, and fluid reduction – swelling) Cold/Flu Remedy (contains small % of oxides for respiratory relief)CHEMISTRY Lime consists of almost 50% d-limon…

Palmarosa - Make your skin happy

If you suffer from common skin challenges like acne, rosacea, eczema or even topical fungal issues, you’re going to love making friends with Palmarosa essential oil! Palmarosa ( Cymbopogon martini) belongs to the Poaceae family of tall aromatic tropical grasses that include other well-known oil producers such as Lemongrass ( Cymbopogon citratus), Citronella (Cymbopogen nardus)…

2017 Charity Bar Success

We are a small company with a big heart.It started with our Dapper Dog collection, donating 10% of all Dapper Dog Soap and Spritzer sales to our local S.U.N. Pets (animal charity). Then in 2014 we did our first breast cancer awareness charity bar, grapefruit. We decided that during the entire month of October we would donate 100% of grapefruit soap sales to PA Breast Cancer Coalition where the don…

PCO Outstanding New Organic Processor Award

Pictured above: 2016 PCO (Pennsylvania Certified Organic) Award Winners with Russell Redding, PA Secretary of Agriculture Jess and I had the privilege of attending the PCO (Pennsylvania Certified Organic) Annual Membership meeting during Farm Fest 2016. The highlight of our day was Jess receiving the PCO 2016 Outstanding New Organic Processor Award. We met the wonderful PCO staff…

Bubbles and Brew - Made in Mifflinburg Campaign

MHRA (Mifflinburg Heritage & Revitalization Association) launched the "Made in Mifflinburg" Campaign. Sherie Ross hosted the event at Pompeii Street Soap Co. and we were honored by guests such asSusquehanna Valley Chamber of CommerceThe Daily ItemThe Standard JournalFred Keller, State RepresentativeSusquehanna Valley Visitors BureauBucknell SBDC (Small Business Development Center)Made in Miffl…