Menopause Symptoms? Try Essential Oils!

Menopause is a completely natural biological process.  It is a journey that all women experience and a normal transition of the female body.  For many women, this transition is accompanied by uncomfortable and sometimes severe physiological symptoms. Many of these...

read more

Happy Valentines, to Me!

It's that time of year again, stores flooded with heart shaped chocolate boxes, red roses for sale on the streets, and couples all around. While it is easy to pity oneself during this time of year, remember that it is most important to love yourself. You simply cannot...

read more

Manifest Journaling: The Law of Attraction

Journaling is an ancient tradition that dates back to at least 10th century Japan. There is increasing evidence to support the notion that journaling has a positive impact on physical well-being. According to James Pennebaker of the University of Texas at...

read more

Self-Care Tips For My Younger Self

Self-care.  A word we seem to hear quite frequently, but what does it really mean?  Self-care encompasses all facets of, you guessed it, taking care of oneself.  This includes emotionally, physically, mentally, spiritually, etc.  Unfortunately we live in a digital age...

read more

Fight Off Cold and Flu Germs Naturally!

If you're in contact with people during cold and flu season, there's a good chance you'll get sick.  However, there are things we can do to fight the spread of colds and the flu.  Washing your hands regularly, eating healthy and managing stress are important to...

read more

How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

It's that time of year again! "New Year, New Me," as we like to say. "Lose weight, save money, eat healthy, learn a new hobby, get in shape," all probably make an appearance on our list, just like the year before. While we all go into January with these goals in mind,...

read more

The Natural Lifesaver for Holiday Stress

Going into the busy and often stressful holiday season,  sometimes grabbing an extra glass of wine or two for stress seems like a good idea.  BlueFlower has a natural remedy that doesn't pack on any added calories--Lavender essential oil! Lavender is soothing,...

read more

December’s Birthstone: Turquoise

As we enter the last month of the year, we wanted to shine a spotlight on December's birthstone, Turquoise. A little bit of history: Turquoise has a long history of kings, shamans, and warriors wearing the stone for protection and good fortune. It made its first...

read more

Weddings & Something Blue!

If you're in the DC/VA/MD area and read the ENGAGED! Fall edition, you already know many of the ways BlueFlower products can be part of the wedding planning, the big day, and beyond!  If you haven't seen it, here's what you missed: For the wedding party, essential...

read more

Say Bye to Dry Skin – Easy DIY’s

Nothing is worse than itchy, dry, or flaky skin! There are many different factors that can lead to dry skin including winter wind, dry indoor air, harsh soaps, low humidity, or even a cold-weather sunburn. No matter the cause, don't let dry skin irritate you this...

read more

BlueFlower’s Holiday Gift Guide!

Buying gifts for everyone in your life can be hard.  BlueFlower has you covered this season with wellness gifts for every personality in your life! Stay tuned to our website and social media channels for upcoming deals and steals you don't want to...

read more

How to Practice Self-Care in College

Although they say that college is one of the best times of your life, it can easily become overwhelming with academics, work, and extracurriculars. Our society pushes us to prioritize those aspects of our lives, and doesn't remind us that the most important thing we...

read more

Don’t Let Shorter Days Bring You Down!

November 4th is fall back Sunday, which means turn back the clocks, and get your diffusers ready! Feeling down is not uncommon when the days get shorter. Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a mood disorder, affecting people with otherwise normal mental health....

read more

Get Moving!

How much have you moved around today?  How about yesterday?  This week? If you're like many of us, you spend a lot of time in a chair or being still.  We are at our desk looking at a computer screen, or in class listening to a lecture, reading a book, binge watching...

read more

Top 6 Essential Oils for Healthy Hair

Whether you're struggling with dry and split ends this fall season, or you just can't seem to get rid of dandruff, BlueFlower's got your hair issues covered.  By adding the essential oils to your shampoo and conditioner, or combining them with our Fractionated Coconut...

read more

Project Turquoise Youth Cultural Service Trip

One picture changed it all for us: his red shirt and blue shorts hugging his body comfortably almost as though he was taking a casual nap on the beach. The image of three-year old Alan Kurdî ignited a whirlwind of emotions including sadness, anger, compassion,...

read more

Chakra Bracelets for Healing

Did you know our Chakra Bracelets are more than just an accessory?  While they are pretty and chic to wear, there is a lot more to them than meets the eye! Each Chakra Bracelet includes black lava beads, which have a porous surface allowing essential oil to be...

read more

Essential Oil Recipes for Skin Problems

Skin problems don't always have to be solved by the dermatologist, a face wash, or a cream.  Using natural botanicals in the form of essential oils is an easy, natural way to relieve your skin of various blemishes and irritations.  Below are some simple recipes with...

read more

Fall Cleaning and DIY Multi-surface Cleaner

The days getting shorter and the air getting crisper are surefire signs that fall is right around the corner. As you pack up the shorts and pull out the sweaters, take the time to do some fall cleansing around the house. As you do everything from cleaning the oven,...

read more

Essential Oils for the Elderly

There is a long history of empirical evidence supporting the use of aromatherapy to address health issues.  As the population is aging, natural and holistic symptom management in geriatric care, advanced illness, and dementia care is an ever-increasing focus for...

read more

Mindfulness Meditation with Essential Oils

Mindfulness is the practice of thinking with intention. To be mindful is to be aware of what’s happening in your life, and not be overwhelmed by it.  Mindful awareness benefits include helping to slow down the pace of our busy lives, feeling an increase in gratitude...

read more

What’s in my College Backpack

Between being a full time student, involved in various clubs and activities, and working part-time for BlueFlower, one may say I'm a busy gal. Whether I'm running between classes, meetings, or Starbucks trips, you will never see me without my backpack! Check out all...

read more

Children & Essential Oil Safety

We all want natural, non-toxic solutions for our bodies, loved ones, and our homes.  Essential oils have many wonderful uses, and most essential oils can be used with children age 6 and older.  Since each child is different and will have his or her own individual...

read more

BlueFlower’s Back to School Essentials

As August is halfway over, we're getting ready to head back to school and resume our normal schedules. As you shop for new uniforms, backpacks, and school supplies, make sure you have these essentials on hand to help make the transition easier. Start your morning off...

read more

DIY Lavender Geode Bath Bomb Recipe

We made these cool BlueFlower lavender oil geode rock bath bombs inspired by this recipe from The Makeup Dummy's blog.  Check out the recipe and step-by-step photos below! Here's what you'll need: 3 tablespoons of epsom salt 1 tablespoon of solid coconut oil (the...

read more

Fun, Fresh, Infused Water Bottle Recipes

As we enter the hottest month of the year, it is so important to constantly stay hydrated. While a nice cold glass of water can be quite refreshing, it can get bland and boring. Take our 24fl. oz. BPA-free Infusion Water Bottle and try adding some of these...

read more

What’s in the Founder’s Bag

What does every woman need to conquer the day? A beautiful purse, a killer lipstick shade, and of course BlueFlower Essential Oils! From founding BlueFlower to raising her two teenagers and to everything that happens in-between, Gazelle Hashemian is a busy woman....

read more

Dogs and Essential Oils?

When asked if essential oils can be used for dogs, Essential Oil Vet says the answer is the same as when asked if they can be used for people...It depends! When used properly, essential oils can be helpful for many dog issues, from flea infestations, motion sickness,...

read more

Easy Epsom Salt Selfcare Ritual for Sore Muscles

Known as a natural remedy that dates back hundreds of years, epsom salt baths are a great way to relieve aches and pains and sore muscles.  Whether you're a nurse, an athlete or a stay at home mom chasing little ones, being on your feet all day can wreak havoc on your...

read more

Natural Sunscreen Recipe

While it is important to protect your skin from sun radiation year round, it is especially important to be protected in the summer as we spend more time outside. Sunscreen is a great option for protecting your skin, but many commercial sunscreens have toxic chemicals...

read more

BlueFlower Summer Beach Bag Essentials

With scorching temperatures on the horizon, it's time to hit the beach or pool to stay cool.  Our favorite beach bag accessory is BlueFlower's fractionated coconut oil.  Its multipurpose use makes it a key staple for your beach or pool bag.  Coconut oil has a natural...

read more

DIY Body Mist

While our 100% Pure Essential Oils are great on their own and have many benefits and uses, try some of these recipes to help spice up your normal routine: Immunity Booster Body Mist Ingredients: Witch Hazel Astringent – 1 oz Distilled Water – 1 oz Eucalyptus Globulus...

read more

A Dreamy Essential Oil Blend for Restful Sleep

According to this article by Consumer Reports, more and more people are turning to supplements and drugs for a good night's rest. An overwhelming 68% of people reported have trouble dozing off at least once a week. If that's not bad enough, not getting enough shut eye...

read more

6 Amazing Uses for Fractionated Coconut Oil

Fractionated coconut oil, like the name suggests, is coconut oil that has had certain components removed. In a chemical-free fractionating process, the long-chain fatty acids are eliminated, which leaves a light, non-greasy, and odorless carrier oil.   Our...

read more

Project Turquoise

The color turquoise is associated with meanings/feelings of: refreshing, calming, sophisticated, energy, wisdom, serenity, wholeness, creativity, emotional balance, good luck, spiritual grounding, friendship, love, joy, and tranquility. One picture changed it all for...

read more

The Perfect Essential Oil Blend for Respiratory Relief

If you suffer from chronic sinusitis, asthma, allergies, or a cough that just won’t go away—we’ve got the perfect blend of essential oils for you.  Our team of experts sat down and made a winning combination of lemon, eucalyptus, melaleuca, peppermint, and other...

read more

Combat Spring Allergies Naturally

Sneezing. Runny nose. Watery eyes. Coughing. Hives.  Sound familiar?  For those who suffer from seasonal allergies, going outside in the springtime can be frustrating. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, an estimated 50 million people suffer...

read more

Natural Cleaning Product – Every home needs it!

Spring cleaning season is here!  Do it naturally and without harmful chemicals. Try our natural, chemical free, non-toxic home surface cleaner with only four ingredients. It takes 30 seconds to make, and your home will smell fresh and be germ-free. You need: White...

read more

Belly Bliss – A Bliss for your Belly

BlueFlower products have been developed by a group of aromatherapists and chemist with 75+ years of experience in their respective field.   Every formula has been reviewed by respected and world renowned aromatherapist, Jeanne Rose.  Percentage of every ingredient,...

read more

Warrior Blend – Feel strong and protected!

BlueFlower products have been developed by a group of aromatherapists and chemist with 75+ years of experience in their respective field.   Every formula has been reviewed by respected and world renowned aromatherapist, Jeanne Rose.  Percentage of every ingredient,...

read more

Melt – The perfect blend for sore muscles

Our blend will melt those tight muscles! BlueFlower products have been developed by a group of aromatherapists and chemist with 75+ years of experience in their respective field.   Every formula has been reviewed by respected and world renowned aromatherapist, Jeanne...

read more

Your Daily Mantra as Stress Buster

Stress is not a factor in my life, said no one EVER! Our Mantra blend is essential for every day stress management. BlueFlower products have been developed by a group of aromatherapists and chemist with 75+ years of experience in their respective field.   Every...

read more

Exhale – Breathe Easier

BlueFlower products have been developed by a group of aromatherapists and chemist with 75+ years of experience in their respective field.   Every formula has been reviewed by respected and world renowned aromatherapist, Jeanne Rose.  Percentage of every ingredient,...

read more

Dream for Restful Sleep

Let your perfume be your medicine… BlueFlower products have been developed by a group of aromatherapists and chemist with 75+ years of experience in their respective field.   Every formula has been reviewed by respected and world renowned aromatherapist, Jeanne Rose. ...

read more

12 Toxic ingredients to avoid and why

It is hard to believe, but many of our daily personal care and cleaning products contain chemicals that can harm us.  To feel secure with your products, natural ingredients are the best.  Products with the chemicals below are considered cancerogenic and dangerous to...

read more

Amazing benefits of Eucalyptus Essential Oil

Eucalyptus Globulus is one of the most used oils around the world. This humble plant, with a fresh, sharp, and woody scent, has been known for its benefits since ancient times. Try these five amazing benefits of Eucalyptus Essential Oil: Sinus Relief – Eucalyptus...

read more

A Guide to How to use Essential Oils effectively

Essential oils are potent and safe to use for health and beauty when used correctly. Our BlueFlower Essential Oils are toxin-free, 100% pure, and therapeutic grade to deliver maximum benefits.  There are few application methods that can be utilized and are safe when...

read more

BlueFlower Natural self-care product series

This blog showcases our first blog in our natural and toxin-free living series.  It is our goal to educate our BlueFlower family where we foster an environment to stay grounded and connected to all that matters. Homemade body scrub There is nothing better than a good...

read more

Why BlueFlower

BlueFlower® offers a unique approach to self-care, one that is grounded in human touch and meaningful connections. Born out of a need to stay grounded in a world reliant on technology, BlueFlower® exists to help its customers remain centered and connected to ourselves...

read more

Congestion and essential oils as natural remedies

I am obsessed with my daily regimen of steam inhalation when I feel stuffy.  This is awfully helpful for me especially this time of the year. The best essential oils for congestion are:  #Eucalyptus, #Lemon, #Peppermint, #Melaleuca (tea tree), and #Oregano.  Essential...

read more

3 Uplifting Oils for Stress

Aromatherapy and stress are often heard together, why? Essential oils are excellent at helping the body combat the effects of stress by engaging it’s natural healing mechanisms. Most of us live fast-paced lives hyped up on caffeine and crashing due to wiping out our...

read more

Using Essential Oils for Sleep

Getting enough good quality sleep is one of the biggest contributing factors to good health. For many, the lack of good sleep is one part of the cycle of unhealthy habits.  To be able to make lasting change in one's health, creating the conditions for a good sleep...

read more

Introducing Nyssa Hanger

Growing up with an aromatherapy educator for a mother, I have been aware from an early age of the importance of proper essential oil education. So often I have read and heard first-hand stories of essential oil consumers who have unknowingly hurt themselves or their...

read more

5 Essential Oils Perfect For Men

Happy Father's Day! What better way to pamper the man in your life than with essential oils. We’ve put a list of 5 essential oils that guys will be sure to love. Peppermint Mentha piperita With a fresh, bright and minty scent, Peppermint is one of the best essential...

read more

6 Must-Have Essential Oils You Should Take On Vacation

It's hard to believe that Memorial Day Weekend is ahead of us already! If you’re heading out of town this weekend, we have 6 must-have essential oils you should be sure to take with you and have on hide while you're away. For Stress and Anxiety Travelling can often...

read more

4 Gifts Ideas for Mother’s Day!

This Sunday, May 14th is Mother's Day and we have 4 gift ideas that we know your mom is sure to love! One things all moms can use is more time to pamper themselves. While we can't control time, we can offer some wonderful products that help mom pamper herself with the...

read more

Join Blueflower at the 2017 Landon Azalea Garden Festival!

After what seems like a grueling winter, we finally celebrate the arrival of Spring! The birth of our Blueflower brand has perfectly coincided with the arrival of spring! It's a perfect time for new beginnings and growth. We are so excited to debut our products to the...

read more

Why BlueFlower?

My journey to aromatherapy started as a hobby.  I was enjoying the essential oils I was using and feeling much better.  My personal transformation to a natural remedy believer had intrigued me to learn more.  I started to read about the benefits of aromatherapy and...

read more

My Personal Transformation

Ever since I can remember, I have had stomach aches; when I was hungry, when I was full, when I was sad, and of course, in the car! I was born in Northern Iran, close to the beautiful shores of Caspian Sea.  My life was tranquil and peaceful up until the 1979 Iranian...

read more

facebook instagram google

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This