My journey with essential oils began about 8 years ago, in the fall of 2015, when my daughter was in junior kindergarten.
Like most 4 year olds, she caught every cold out there ... then proceeded to bring it home to me. It was never ending!
Thankfully, a goddess named Renee told me about an essential oil diffuser blend that changed everything.
And I wanted to know more ... I needed to know more!
So, in the spring of 2016 ... I spend 2 amazing days taking an intro to essential oils course at Alypsis here in Peterborough ... I pretty much wanted all the oils they taught us about!
In the following years I played, and learned, and played some more ... creating blends for myself and my family.
People told me I should sell my blends ... but I just wasn't quite ready.
Until last spring, when I had an idea ... find a way to expand my business to include all of the things that I feel are essential to living a holistic life ... Essentials by BAC.
Part of that dream was to share my love of essential oils with people ... and maybe even some of the awesome blends I had made for myself since taking that intro course all those years ago.
Little did I know how truly complicated that can be.
After encountering stumbling block after stumbling block after stumbling block, and even a minor temper tantrum in my kitchen, someone finally gave me a door to open …
Get trained and certified as a Clinical Aromatherapist.
What I didn’t know was that it was a calling I should have pursued years ago.
But then again, I have always trusted that the universe will wait to present an opportunity until you are ready for it.
And I fell in LOVE all over again!
So … 6 months, 475 hours +++ of studying, multiple assignments (including a trip back to organic chemistry), case studies, a research paper, and a national certification exam later …
I can proudly say that I am now a
Brien-anne RMT, CA
I am passionate not only about Massage Therapy & Aromatherapy, but also living a holistic lifestyle and empowering others to do the same!