Forest Aromatherapy Workshops – 2019 Spring/Summer/Fall

Get back to Nature this year and in sync with Mother Nature with our new Forest Aromatherapy Workshops we will be hosting at our backyard in Pacific Grove and in the forests in Big Sur for special days of creating aromatherapy from the local forest and fauna. Forest bathing will be one of our workshops where we will create your natural bathing experience in the forest with all products that are from the local area and are hand-made by you during this special workshop.

Our backyard workshops will feature body scrubs and oils from distilling your own lavendar, rosemary and local lemon verbena from the local forests, pine needles and producing and creating body treatments with actual dirts and terroire from the trees and lands. Even the ferns, sages and barks can be very healing for your body and combined with the essential oils with oil bases, salts and seaweeds to help delivery to detox and cleanse your body naturally and in sync with where you live.

Workshops and their dates and location will be announced on May 10th, 2019 so come back to see what we will be offering for workshops (all materials and oils are included in cost of workshops) $135 per person and all products you create are to take home, glass jars or containers are provided as well.

Women’s Spring Big Sur Aromatherapy Retreat

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE IN FALL 2019

AUTUMN EQUINOX 2019 TBD – Essences of Life Aromatherapy and Pure Fleur Organics are announcing their women’s Aromatherapy Retreat for health and wellness in the beautiful Big Sur Redwood forests . Get your mojo going with Mother Nature – get in sync for your busy life ahead in the new year. Come join in a small group of only 10 attendees in the magical and healing forests of Palo Colorado Canyon deep in the Big Sur Redwood Forest. You will be awakening your spiritual connection with nature, focusing your mind, body and heart towards pure health in aligning with the forest while immersed in Aromatherapy workshops, communal luncheon from organic local sourced foods, commune in group yoga, American Indian drum circle and meditations. Your package will include two nights in a cabin (details below for a choice of 1, 2 or 3 person accomodations) at a private estate retreat in the Big Sur Forest with event presentations over two days of yoga, meditation, spirit awakening and affirmations to Mother Earth, wildcrafting walks, Aromatherapy workshops – building body scrubs from the forest and sea terroire and an essential oil pharmacy to take home for your health. Additionally, you will each experience the wellness of a “Forest Massage” and body treatment by Moni. Moni is a local masseuse who specializing in (add in her info).

Our Host at our private Forest Retreat is Sofanya, the artist in residence who will host your creative endeavors in painting in the forest. She also offers “Essence Portraits” that capture your special energies in her beautiful watercolored artwork for you to take home (this is a separate cost which can be arranged in advance with Sofanya). Or you can create your own forest painting as we provide all the materials and canvas for your creation. Sofanya offers a “Spirit of Creativity” workshop that can be arranged and purchased indiviually during your stay. Please contact Sofanya directly at art@sofanya.com or call her at 831-238-0543. www.sofanya.com

Pricing & Accomodations are booked with your confirmation and full payment of retreat;

$1850 per person, includes one bed (or you can share a cabin, see choice of bedrooms below and photos of cabins and accomodations) *

$1450 (Early Registration by*

All Cabins have kitchens with bathrooms and linens & towels. Amenities will be provided as well for each attendee from Essences of Life Aromatherapy.

Spa packaged will include Essences of Life Aromatherapy spa products to take home and use during your retreat and all materials for the Aromatherapy workshops are included. Special spa towels will be given to each attendee as well for their keeping. You are encouraged to bring your own comfy Yoga mats or any specials floor mat you prefer for yoga and mediation and warm clothing for outside walks and layers for daytime.

The Jewel in the Forest Retreat is a private estate with multiple guest houses and private cabins reflecting the rustic Big Sur ambiance of this Palo Colorado property nested in the Redwoods.
Redwoods Sanctuary for yoga and meditations and private events outdoors in the Redwoods
The Retreat has a naturally created meeting area outdoors amongt the big trees perfect for talks, fire circles, medicine blessings and group gatherings around the firepit.
Wooded dirt road up to the secluded Lotus Blossom or the newest Hawk House created with all modern eco-design for a couple or two good friends to share this private retreat house.
The Dome House is the main home of the estate for our group workshops, communal luncheon, welcome reception and yoga or meditation if there is rain. Calla Lily is shown in front of the Dome.
The inside of the Dome House reflects it’s Bohemian History with wonderful antiques and comfortable furniture and is currently the home of the resident artist, Sofanya.
The Outside area of the Dome House is used for Art classes and free painting workstations complete with brushes, paints, water, canvas and stands for you to experience your artistic talents
The beautiful Big Sur Coastline right at Palo Colorado Canyon where the retreat is located in Big Sur

Jasmine House – 3 bedrooms

Jasmine House living room area has a pull out couch and sitting area with table and chairs overlooking the garden in front private yard and forest
Jasmine House Kitchen has full amenities with stove, refrigerator, dishes and cookware, microwave and dining area overlooking the private garden area of the house

Calla Lily Cottage – two bedrooms

Calla Lily’s private garden and outside area for sitting and soaking in the forest surrounding you
Calla Lily Living room area and door to outside garden and forest. Wood burning stove for keeping warm at night is cozy
Living room area with seating area and fireplace overlooking the forest

THREE DAY EVENT SCHEDULE – TBD

WELCOME TO RETREAT (EXAMPLE OF SCHEDULE)

7PM-8:15PM WELCOME RECEPTION AT DOME HOUSE – RAIN OR SHINE

We will welcome our guests with an organically prepared reception of infused waters, wine and specialty drinks with aromatic herbs, flowers, plants and essential oils, hand-made by Aromatherapist of retreat, Rebecca. Enjoy meeting other guests while inbidding in forest treats, meeting your hosts and group discussion on “where to eat in Big Sur” as your evenings will be free to either cook in your own cabins or go out to one of the many gourmet restaurants, in the Carmel or Big Sur area. We will be happy to provide referrals and arrange dinner reservations as well for your dining.

SATURDAY, DATE TBD

9:00AM BLESSING AND AFFIRMATION IN THE OUTDOOR THEATER

9:30AM YOGA – IN OUTDOOR THEATER OR DOME HOUSE

10:30AM HALF HOUR BREAK FOR REFRESHMENT, COFFEE, STRETCH

11:00AM AROMATHERAPY WORKSHOP FOR PREP FOR WILDCRAFT WALK IN FOREST AND BODY SCRUB & CREATE WELLNESS KIT FOR HOME FIRST AID HEALTH; Lavendar, Peppermint, Oregano, Frankincense, Eucylptus, Rosemary 6 Set of Essential Oils for treatment of multiple of illness and emergency treatment and to get thru life’s medical needs.

11:15AM WALK IN FOREST – WILDCRAFTING FOR BODY SCRUB MATERIALS

11:45AM PREPARE AND CREATE BODY SCRUB WITH WORKSHOP MATERIALS AND ESSENTIAL OILS AND WILD CRAFTED FOREST AND TERROIRE

12:45PM \ COMMUNITY LUNCHEON PREP & SIT DOWN COMMUNAL LUNCHEON (INDOOR OR OUTDOOR DEPENDENT ON WEATHER ?!)

1:30PM AROMATHERAPY TALK AND CREATE WELLNESS ESSENTIAL OIL KIT FOR MEDICAL HEATH AND WELLNESS AND EMERGENCIES IN LIFE (YOU WILL TAKE THIS HOME WITH YOU)

2:45PM-4:45PM MASSAGES

5:00PM EVENING BLESSING AND DRUM CIRCLE AT OUTDOOR THEATER

SUNDAY, DATE TBD

9:45AM Morning Blessing and Affirmation and Closing of Retreat

10AM – 2pm Massages & Treatments (arranged for each person individually on their schedules)

You are free to enjoy a Day of Art or Just walking in the forest. Aromatherapy treatments and massages will be taking place at the retreat and you are free to go to Big Sur or Carmel for the day as today is your checkout day. Feel free to check out by 11am latest please if you are a late massage, we will already anticipate your departure time.

10AM – 11AM Aromatherapist Talks (informal & Outdoor Distillation of herbs in theatre and day of infusing outdoors (hoping for sunshine) if no sun, indoor infusion on the stove of Dome House!!!

Rose Frankincense Anti-Aging Facial Toner

Organic Rose and Frankincense Anti-Aging Facial Toner is created by a French Aromatherapist formula for treatment of aging skin with emphasis on cellular and natural regeneration

PURE FLEUR’S new Organic Facial Line of Cosmetics for aging skin has developed formulas for Aromatherapy of our facial skin treatment for both protection, moisture retention, skin regeneration and pollution protection from air and weather irritants.http://www.purefleurorganics.com

PURE FLEUR’S ROSE ALOE FACIAL ANTI-AGING SKIN CREAM was created with a Shea butter, jojoba oil, rose and carrot seed oil base for absorption for aging skin cells and regeneration of cellular tissue with helichrysum and essential oils of Rose Absolute, German Chamomile, Rose Geranium and Aloe infused with fresh rose petals to compliment this truly organic and natural skin treatment. Must be kept in the refrigerator and kept for 60 days use.

PURE FLEUR’S ROSE FRANKINCENSE ANTI-AGING FACIAL TONER was created to compliment the natural anti-aging skin cream and used for daily use with cleansing with an oil and bottled mineral water heated for cleaning prior to application of cream and finish with toner. Toner can be applied to refresh face during daytime. Keep out of eyes and mouth. For use for 60 days daily use. Store in cool or refrigerator for best results and freshness.

Rose Frankincense Anti-Aging Facial Toner is all Organic and hand-made by an Aromatherapist
Valentines Day and Mother’s Day Special Deal – Both Rose Anti-Aging Facial Products for $95 (a $30 Savings)

Holiday Party Demonstration – We’re making Chest Rub for the Winter Season

Come join us tomorrow on Wed, Dec 5th at 6pm for live demonstration of “How a chest rub is organically made” for those who have respiratory conditions or for the Mom who wants to make their children their very own “Natural, non-petroleum Chest Rub”  this would be the way you can create your own safe, natural medicine for your family – this demo is for an adult product but I am happy to share the child or baby formula with anyone who attends and anyone who attends will receive a FREE chest rub made at this event for attending.

Come bring your family and those who need healing for this open house for the holidays at Essences of Life in Pacific Grove, CA.  RSVP  fleursdvie@gmail.com for address and directions please.  Thanks

We will be offering treats and eggnog or cider for the holidays and you may try any of our products as well during the event.  Merry Healthy Holidays and blessed wellness to all.

Spring Fling Gift Baskets for Love – Specials Deals of 2018

What a better way to say “I LOVE YOU” then with a gift of health and wellness from Essences of Life Aromatherapy.    We can now offer you these great packaged gift basket specially prepared for your lover or your loved ones to show how much you care about them.

We offer all of these with a DEEPLY DISCOUNTED pricing and with all the special items for the VALENTINE of your heart.

Special wicker and tin basket of “Happy Dog” 4oz cannabis coconut for your doggie, our three Aromatherapy Sprays, each in a 4 oz blue glass atomizer;  Sleep Spray, Emergency Relief Spray & our Eclipse Spray; our 2 oz original Pain Relief Salve and a Special Book of Love included to personalize for your loved one.  $195 (a $255 Value)

Our “Be Mine” Package has everything for your Valentine.  Packaged in a one-of-a-kind home-made basket woven of dried leaves and sticks and lined in antique doilies.  Inside there is A unique gift card, a silk rose flower, a box of chocolates, Aromatherapy Sprays (Sleep & Emergency Relief), Deep Healing Skin Oil 2 oz, Infused Organic Olive Oil 2 oz, Citrus CBD Pain Relief Salve 2 oz, Green Clay Seaweed Cannabis Detox Mask 4 oz, Ginger Cannabis Body Butter 4 oz.  $295 (A $380 value)

Our “Love Conquers All” Package contains a beautiful card with hassle that says Love is made for you and me!  Our Sleep Aromatherapy Spray 4 oz and Emergency Relief Spray 4 oz are included with a muslin bag of home-dried baby rose buds for your drawers as a sachet or for your closet.  Both our Pain Relief Salve 2 oz and our CBD Citrus Pain Relief 2 oz Salves, our Ginger Cannabis Body Butter 4 oz and our Green Clay Seaweed Cannabis Detox Mask 4 oz and a silk rose with a Pomegranate Scented Candle for your evening of love.

$285 (A $370 Value of Products)

We are offering a 15% discount on orders over $200 in products and a BUY THREE AND GET ONE FREE for those who want to stock up on our popular salves or sprays.   EVERY ONE WHO PURCHASES IN JAN-FEB IS ENTERED TO WIN A GIFT BASKET OF 7 OF OUR PRODUCTS SO PURCHASE NOW VIA EMAIL TO;  fleursdvie@gmail.com or CALL US AT 831-419-0917 TO PLACE YOUR ORDER VIA CREDIT CARD AND WE SHIP VIA PRIORITY TWO DAY MAIL TO YOUR HOME.

PLEASE CALL US IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS,  THANKS

 

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