2015 has been a great year for sourcing the best ingredients from Mauritius and Thailand & France.

Frangipani Oil - Mauritius
Ylang Ylang Oil - Mauritius

I found a lovely little plantation in the remote South West of Mauritius that distill their own essential oils directly from their plantation. The Frangipani oil smells divine on the tree itself and I was instantly attracted to the frangipani area.

 

Mauritian distillationFrangipani & BeaFrangipani Mauritius

 

 

Ylang Ylang came from another plantation on the South West Coast from Madame Ramdani. She only specialises in the sweet smell of Ylang Ylang, a truly exotic flower.

 

Mauritian Ylang Ylang & bea

 

Natural Atlantic Sea Salt - France, Ile de Re

Ille de Re is just off the Atlantic coast of La Rochelle on the western side of France, it is famous for two things, oysters and salt marshes. The perfect setting for natural unadulterated sea salt for bath salts.

 

Ile de Re