Red, White, and Barbecue

If you're like us, July 4th is a day spent with family and friends enjoying the taste of Freedom. A few weeks ago, we shared a great stainless steal barbecue cleaner to prep for summer BBQs, so today we are sharing some of our favorite marinades to toss onto that fabulously clean grill. And while you…

Marjoram Essential Oil

Marjoram Essential Oil (origanum marjorana) Description: Marjoram is a plant that is native to the Mediterranean region; it is an amber colored liquid with a woody spicy and camphorus aroma. It has been used extensively in culinary applications and works great for muscular and rheumatic pains such as sprains, bruises or stiff joints. Properties: Analgesic,…

Happy Birthday, Spark Naturals!

Can you believe it?! What started out as a small, unknown start-up has rapidly grown and succeeded in bringing quality essential oils and products to thousands of people at an affordable price for the past 5 years. Spark Naturals is comprised of a fabulous team of individuals dedicated to exceptional customer support and relations. We…

Roman Chamomile Essential Oil

sOne of my most favorite oils is Roman Chamomile. Lavender often is the first oil you think of when looking for a calming oil, but Roman Chamomile is where it's at. The Spark Naturals Roman Chamomile has a sweet scent which is used to relax the body and calm the mind. It has skin regeneration properties…

What’s Photosensitivity?

Photosensitive: having a chemical, electrical, or other response to light. You might be wondering "what does photosensitive have to do with essential oils?". Certain medications (including antibiotics) can increase the skin's reaction to UV rays. In the same vein, some essential oils also contain chemical components that may cause what is known as "photosensitivization" when applied…

Ready. Set. Summer!

Summer is just about to get under way.  Time to bust out the barbecue and polish her up. Wipe down that dusty, dirty wicker furniture. And be prepared anytime, anywhere, with quick and easy travel wipes! Are YOU ready? ~The Spark Team~

Our Top Red, White, and Blue Essential Oils

Memorial Day is a time for gathering. A time to remember those who have sacrificed so much for our freedoms. A time to appreciate our loved ones with whom we share those freedoms. To commemorate this wonderful day, we have rounded up our top "red, white, and blue" Spark Natural essential oils. RED Rosewood: Rosewood…

Our eLiXiR for Anxiety, Depression, and Emotional Stress

*Remember, oils affect everyone differently, so please adjust amounts accordingly. Use less oil and more carrier for young or sensitive skin.*