DIY Sandalwood Essential Oil Bath Salts

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DIY Sandalwood Essential Oil Bath Salts

The mere thought of a warm, soothing bath is enough to start melting away the stress and tension that builds up in our lives over time. If you enjoy a hot soak in the tub as way to relax and end your day then try this recipe for Sandalwood Bath Salts. The addition of Sandalwood to your bath will wash away your concerns as well as rejuvenate your skin. What You Need: Before beginning make sure you have all the necessary ingredients, a non-porous bowl for mixing and a jar for storing. 1/2 cup baking soda (bicarbonate of soda) 1/2 cup tartaric...

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Freshen You Home With The Summit Essential Oils

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Freshen You Home With The Summit Essential Oils

Looking for a great way to make your home smell great without adding any extra work? Try this great idea to add life and vitality and freshness to your home. This simple idea is easy to implement and can be used on any type of vacuum cleaner. All you need to do is open your vacuum and add a few drops of The Summit’s Tahitian Lime Essential Oil or add a few drops of The Summit’s Mandarin Orange Essential Oil to the the vacuum’s bag or filter. Then vacuum your home like you normally would and enjoy the aromatherapy benefits of...

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An Interview With Ben Brookman – GM of The Summit Vanuatu

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An Interview With Ben Brookman – GM of The Summit Vanuatu

The Summit recently released a whole new line-up of products with some new ingredients. At the launch of these new products we grabbed the mastermind behind the ideas and asked him a few questions. If you want to know why the products at The Summit are of such high quality, then look no further than the man behind it all – Ben Brookman. Q1- Ben, tell us a little-bit about your position at The Summit and what it is that you do? Ben – I am the General Manager and I’m responsible for and look after Our Essential Oil...

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Lime Essential Oil Shoe Freshener

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Lime Essential Oil Shoe Freshener

It might surprise you to know that there are approximately 250,000 sweat glands in your feet and that the sweat glands in your feet can produce as much as half a pint of moisture each day. That’s a lot of sweat! Combine all these sweat glands and all the sweat and put it into a dark, damp, shoe and the result can be disastrous. If you add to this already funky situation that fact that more and more people are jumping on the sockless shoe trend we move from disastrous to a noxious calamity. But never fear – if you are someone in...

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Review From the Aromahead Blog

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Review From the Aromahead Blog

The Summit recently connected with the AromaHead Institute: School of Essential Oil Studies and we were featured in their blog. This is what they had to say: The Summit Vanuatu originally posted by Andrea Butje on December 30, 2013 at www.aromahead.com   I recently learned about an amazing distillery located on the island of Vanuatu (in the Pacific to the northest of Australia) called The Summit Vanuatu. The Summit Vanuatu is a premier producer of sandalwood essential oil and products, and aims to sell health, beauty and body care...

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Vetiver Oil from The Summit

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Vetiver Oil from The Summit

Vetiver is a tall perennial grass with a beautiful scent and a complex root system. Vetiver Oil is extracted from the washed, chopped, dried and soaked roots and rootlets by steam distillation and the results are heavenly. The essential oil has a wonderful aroma and is used to sooth and calm the mind displacing anger and irritability. It is also said to help maintain and increase focus and it can be used directly on the skin to reduce wrinkles, scars and stretch marks. It is also used in soaps and lotions to moisturize and naturally heal and...

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Mandarin Essential Oil Wood Floor & Furniture Polish

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Mandarin Essential Oil Wood Floor & Furniture Polish

Are your wood floors or furniture in need of a fresh polish? are they looking dull and missing that shine? Use Mandarin Essential Oil as way to make those floors and furniture gorgeous and gleaming. We all know that wood floors and furniture are an investment and the investment gives the best results when they are properly taken care of. The National Wood Flooring Association says that wood floors need to be dust-mopped, swept, or vacuumed regularly (even daily) and that you can use a dampened cloth to maintain a wood floor. This is important...

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Handmade Summit Gift Boxes

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Handmade Summit Gift Boxes

All of the boxes for our gift sets are hand made from clean, recycled, materials and are a snapshot of our vision for The Summit and the way we do business in Vanuatu which includes: Providing jobs for local residents and improving trade value by making products that replace imported equivalents. To employ ‘green‘ ideas and strategies that require minimum packaging and maximum recycled materials to reduce carbon footprint and save trees. Co-operation and promotion with locally-owned industries to boost local economy.   Take a...

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The Summit Health & Body Shop 2

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The Summit Health & Body Shop 2

Jim and Lesley Batty of South Pacific Sandalwood Limited would like to congratulate Patricia Rivier on opening her new “The Summit Health & Body Shop”. This is the first such Summit shop in the world which is not located at The Summit along Devil’s Point Road. It is located in the Olympic Hotel Complex on Lini Highway. So now you can expect to find in Port Vila itself the same luscious, superb quality “Made in Vanuatu” range of products that have always been available from The Summit. To celebrate the Launch of this exciting...

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Sourcing Sandalwood Oil In Vanuatu

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Sourcing Sandalwood Oil In Vanuatu

Sourcing Sandalwood Oil In Vanuatu Sandalwood oil is distilled from the heartwood of the semi parasitic tree, which can be found in over 10 distinct regions of the world. Highly valued in perfumery for its deep, woody aroma and antibacterial properties, we use sandalwood in our Luxury Bath Melts and skincare to tone and soothe the skin. The tree is primarily grown in India, which is where we used to source our oil from until we became aware of the illegal trade- forcing us to cut all ties with the supplier. We now source our oil from a...

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