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Desert Bloom: Aromatherapy for Mind & Body Wellness



Have you ever wondered why the scent of mint stimulates your mind, or why inhaling lavender is calming?  According to the National Institutes of Health, when we breathe in essential oils, they stimulate smell receptors in the nose that send chemical messages through nerves to the brain's limbic system, which affects moods and emotions, and they may even have physical benefits.  (Pass the geranium oil, please!)


Always on the lookout for ways to increase wellness, Aruba Aloe developed its Desert Bloom Collection in 2009.  Enriched with 100% Pure Aloe Vera Gel from Aruba, this premium collection is blended with carefully selected organic essential oils and herbal extracts from Egypt that have positive effects on psychological and physical wellness.  


The following are the organic essential oils and herbal extracts in our Desert Bloom Collection:


Basil Oil
Awakens the mind and relaxes the nerves.
Caraway Seed Oil
Helps to relieve mental strain and emotional fatigue.
Chamomile Flower Oil
Soothes and heals the skin and calms the mind.
Cucumber Oil
Enhances skin radiance, keeps skin supple and soft, and has a cooling effect.
Geranium Flower Oil
Balances the mind and emotions, and keeps skin supple.
Jojoba Seed Oil
Moisturizes the skin, unclogs pores, and lifts impurities.
Lavender Oil
Calms and relaxes, has a healing effect on the skin, and helps prevent scarring.
Marjoram Leaf Oil
Calms emotions and boosts circulation.
Peppermint Oil
Cools and refreshes, stimulates the mind, and calms skin irritation.
Petitgrain / Citrus Leaf Oil
Relieves stress, increases circulation, and helps prevent stretch marks.
Green Tea Leaf Extract
Treats minor cuts and rashes.
Nettle Extract 
Helps reduce skin irritation, redness, itching, and inflammatory reactions.
Arnica Flower Extract
Stimulates the skin.


So go ahead!  Slather on our Desert Bloom Body Lotion, or spritz on some Desert Bloom Body Mist Surround yourself with a potpourri of essences, and cultivate your wellness!


Don't forget—Aruba's inaugural Aloe Wellness Month is kicking off this June.  Aruba Aloe is proud to be participating with its “Aloe Yourself to be Happy” campaign, featuring a special experience that guides participants through an Art Installation Tour and in making their own aloe-based body scrub at our flagship store at the beautiful RIU Palace Antillas Resort.  You're invited!  Check here for more details!

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