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Why Celebrate Colorado Ag Day?

Colorado agriculture provides abundant, nutritional products for consumers within the state and around the globe. Farmers and ranchers play a vital role in producing wholesome, safe food provided to consumers. Agriculture is one of largest contributors to the State’s economy, supporting more than 173,000 jobs in Colorado, generates more than $40 billion of economic activity [...]

By |2019-03-05T11:24:40+00:00March 20th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Vinegar

The word vinegar is from the French vin aigre, meaning sour or acid wine. It is a dilute acetic obtained from the fermentation process. When fresh apples are pressed into cider and are fermented organically, they make vinegar that contains natural sediment with enzymes, pectin, and good bacteria. Please note: When I say vinegar, I [...]

By |2019-03-02T00:15:41+00:00March 5th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Classifications of essential oils

Essential oils capture the essence of plants, or specific parts of plants. Flowers from which essential oils are made include rose, jasmine, orange flower, ylang ylang, violet, narcissus, jonquil, hyacinth, tuberose, acacia, cassia, and mimosa. Grasses from which essential oils are drawn are lemongrass, gingergrass, vetiver, and palmarosa. Spices and herbs also are used to [...]

By |2019-03-02T00:22:29+00:00February 26th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

What if the World was More Organic?

How would our global landscape change if every skin care company grew 100% organic ingredients on 100% organic farms? • What if chemical factories would close and instead be replaced by acres of flowers? How many rivers and lakes would no longer need to take in the entire chemicals by product pollutants into their streams? [...]

By |2019-03-02T00:11:41+00:00February 19th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Essential oil of bergamot

The essence of bergamot is captured by pressing part of the peel of the fruit. Citric acid is sometimes made from the pulp. Having a wonderful citrus, yet warm and floral scent, it is widely used in the perfume industry. Bergamot is used as an anti-depressant; it is refreshing and helps people realize the joy [...]

By |2019-03-01T23:35:53+00:00February 12th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Water

Water is the source of life, health, and prosperity. It makes it possible for life to exist on Earth. Water, H2O, is the liquid that descends from the clouds as rain, forming streams, lakes, and seas, which turn to vapor and become clouds again in a never-ending cycle. Water is a major constituent of all [...]

By |2019-03-02T00:03:24+00:00February 5th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Essential oil of ylang ylang

The name ylang ylang means “flower of flowers.” The trees grow as high as 60 feet in Sumatra, Java, Madagascar, and the Philippines. [Jill Eva Jessee, Perfume Album, Huntington, NY: Robert E. Krieger Publishing Co., Inc., 1965.] The finest ylang ylang comes from the Philippines because of the heavy rainfall and fertile ground. In the [...]

By |2019-02-02T07:23:33+00:00January 29th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

What We Believe at Lily Farm Fresh Skin Care

• Mother Nature is the best cure for Father Time. • Mother Nature is the most powerful force on the planet and we harness her essence in our products. • Ingredients are everything! There is nothing else that is going to improve your skin. • Fresh is better. • A product can only perform as [...]

By |2019-02-02T08:01:57+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Essential oil of benzoin gum

The extraction of benzoin oil is usually done tincture-style with high quality grain alcohol. It is often used as a fixative in making perfume and has a nice pleasant scent. The benzoin trees are usually from Thailand or Sumatra. When the trunk of the tree is cut, the gum or resin exudes, which technically makes [...]

By |2019-01-15T22:46:07+00:00January 15th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Essential Oils

The sense of smell is the most powerful of senses. It is capable of bringing up long-forgotten memories, feelings of delight and sorrow, as well as stimulating sexual responses. Our noses are said to be able to identify over 10,000 scents. Aromatherapy Aromatherapy developed because of the far-reaching effects of our sense of smell. Aromatherapy [...]

By |2019-01-10T09:28:12+00:00January 10th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

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