What are essential oils?
Essential oils are not oils in the traditional sense. While some may have an oily feel, they are molecular compounds(some complex) called volatiles. This volatiles are strands, rings, or both of mostly carbon atoms with other molecules and atoms attached. (i.e.Oxygen, Nitrogen, and Hydrogen). They are Aldehydes, Esters, Ethers, Ketones, Terpenes, and Terpenols. They are some volatiles with Oxygen as the base. These are known as Oxides. All these compounds and more maare extracted via various means and present a wide variety of characteristics known to be very useful to the health and well-being of humans and animals alike.
Essential oils are literally the essences of the plant from which they are extracted. How they are grown, harvested, and extracted really does matter.
Why Buy New Life Essential Oils?
New Life is one of only a few essential oil distributors whose source requires an actual third-party organic certification. All our essential oils, as well as plant oils, are part of this certification program called EcoCert. In this process, each oil is monitored and evaluated to identify correct botanical species being grown and ensure best planting, harvesting, and extraction processes for individual plants.
Growing plants for essential oils purposes is not an easy process. The same species of plant can vary in smell and efficacy depending on soil composition and quality, altitude, harvest time and of course extraction method.
For example, true English Lavender grown in the USA versus France may This certification also ensures the biochemical claims for each oil matches the proper botanical family. New Life knows that you have many sources from which to buy your essential oils. We hope you will choose us as your supplier of essential oils for healthier living.