Posts tagged: making essential oils

Distilling Essential Oils

Distilling Essential Oils
The goal of distillation is to separate the "essence" of a plant called "Sulfur" by the Alchemists from the corporeal body of the plant.   Once the essence was separated and captured, the plant material after distillation was placed into a crucible.  This second action burned the fibrous material and revealed the minerals that were present in the plants.

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An Interview with Robert Seidel

An Interview with Robert Seidel

Interview with Robert Seidel, Founder of The Essential Oil Company There are few times in your life that you get to sit down with an Icon. We recently spent time with Robert Seidel, Founder of The Essential Oil Company, and he shared with us what has kept him going in the aromatic...

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Who is Robert Seidel?

Who is Robert Seidel?

Not many people can say that they’ve turned their dream into a reality. Most that have, can’t tell you that they’ve been doing what they love for more than 40 years. Robert Seidel is a man who is passionate about what he does for a living and has the credentials to prove...

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Distilling Organically Grown Lavandin and Lavender in Oregon

Distilling Organically Grown Lavandin and Lavender in Oregon

Robert Seidel, President of The Essential Oil Company. Robert has been traveling the State of Oregon and setting up his distiller on farms throughout the state.

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Finding Materials in the Wild

Finding Materials in the Wild

We managed to locate an excellent source for wild crafted aromatic raw materials. This is very exciting to me, as it opens a door for access to some very interesting plants, some of which I've wanted to distill for a very long time. Included in that list is: Wild Ginger...

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