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  • Celebrating Dads and Grads!

    It's nearly half way through the year - how time flies! You have just over two weeks to come up with an idea for what to get Dad for Father's Day (Sunday, June 18). Meanwhile, it's graduation season. So read on to find out what unique gifts we o...
  • Sweet Spring

    By popular demand, our St. Martin lab & boutique now offer a moisturizing sea salt scrubs, available in a light and lovely citrus scent. Our luxurious body sea salt scrub is made in small batches in our St. Martin lab.
  • Tijon’s California Coastal Collection

    Have you tried Tijon's exclusive California Coastal Collection yet?  Each of these best-selling fragrances evoke the essence of the following unique San Diego coastal communities: Coronado As dazzling as the Crown of San Diego, this sweet ...
  • Tijon All Natural Relief Oil Blends

    Tijon blends the highest quality essential oils to create exclusive formulas that assist with various ailments, namely: migraines, airborne allergies, arthritis and trouble falling asleep. Migraine5Did you know that migraines affect 18% of wome...
  • Famous Fragrances Throughout History

    There is a certain allure that comes with the classics, and this is especially true of fragrances. For example, Marie Antoinette wore "Jardin Secret," a fragrance by Parisian perfume house Lubin that was rediscovered and revived as "Black Jade...
  • Personal Gift Guide 2017

    In the spirit of giving, we've put together a little gift guide for you lost shoppers out there. We've carefully selected a range of items grouped by personality, and this week we're looking at the sophisticate, the romantic, and the adventurous...
  • Essential Oil of the Week: Bergamot

    Bergamot is one of the most popular oils in the fragrance industry. It is derived from the fruit peel or rind of the bergamot fruit, which is actually inedible. It is in the citrus family of scents, but is a tinge more spicy and floral t...
  • Essential Oil of the Week: Benzoin Styrax

    Benzoin oil has a sweet, warm and vanilla-like aroma and is golden brown in color, with a treacle-like viscosity. The essential oil is extracted from the Styrax Benzoin tree, which is from Java, Sumatra and Thailand and grows to 8 meter...
  • Essential Oil of the Week: Armoise Mugwort

      Armoise Mugwort, or Artimisia Alba, originated in India and Morocco. Its essential oil is steam distilled from the leaves and flowers of the mugwort plant, a very popular plant for medicinal purposes with reddish purple stems and reddis...
  • Essential Oil of the Week: Anise

    Anise essential oil has a long and interesting history. King Edward IV used it to perfume his clothing and Pliny the Elder (author of the first encyclopedia) claimed it prevented bad dreams. It was used to help fund the repairs for the London Br...