Trader Joe's tea made with hibiscus, lemongrass, and lemon verbena

12 Benefits of Lemon Verbena Tea and Essential Oil

Are lemon balm and lemon verbena the same thing? No. Lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) is part of the mint family and native to southern Europe. Lemon verbena (Aloysia citrodora) comes from a totally different family and its native habitat is on th...
hemp water bottle

Is Hemp Water a Ripoff?

At the Target in Manhattan Beach, CA we spotted this Hemp2o drink for sale.  The 16.9 ounce bottle costs a whopping $3. That was nearly twice their price for co...
bottle of lavender essential oil

ORAC Values of 72 Essential Oils

Do essential oils have antioxidants? What is the ORAC value of clove essential oil? We receive questions like those all the time. Being that we have the leading database of food values, people are curious why as why we don’t have these listed, whi...