Calendula in Skin Care

Calendula (Calendula officinalis) is one of our favorite herbs to use in skin care as it has so many benefits to the skin. This beautiful orange flower has a long history of use in skin care as well as herbal medicine. Traditionally calendula has been used in the...

Lavender Farm Dinner

We’ve wanted to have a Farm to Table Dinner on our farm for some time and it finally came to fruition last Friday. What a joy it was. I enjoyed showing guests around the farm, talking about lavender and other herbs, as well as dining on the delicious food. We...

Three Herbs for Skin Care

Why do we use herbs in skin care when there are so many scientific actives to choose from? Herbs are complex chemical factories that are churning out a multitude of their own antioxidants and anti-inflammatory agents. Many of these active compounds in herbs have not...

August Farm Tour

Have you always wanted to visit a small herb farm? Do you want to learn more about growing herbs and their uses? Do you want to see where the Colorado Aromatics herbs are grown? Now you can. August 28, 2015 we will host a small tour on our farm. We’d love to...

Summer Farm Pictures

It is sometimes hard to find the time to blog this time of year as we are so busy harvesting and drying herbs to use the rest of the year in our skin care products. I thought I’d share a little with you. We’ve been harvesting lavender this week. There is a...

Radish Festival

The Longmont Farmers Market this weekend is having a radish festival and farmers will come with all things radishes.  Colorado Aromatics will also be there with a skin care tonic made from radishes! Radishes come in many colors and nutritionally are high in vitamin C...