Andrea Butje

name Andrea Butje's teaching is based on her own life changing, in-depth experience with essential oils. She studied with many inspiring teachers in England, France and the US; works directly with distillers in Ethiopia, South Africa, Madagascar, Indonesia, Spain, England, and France.

Andrea has been teaching courses in the therapeutic uses of essential oils since 1996. She is the co-founder of the Finger Lakes School of Massage in Ithaca N.Y. Andrea developed and teaches a scientifically based 200-hour Aromatherapy Certification Program approved by the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy. In addition to teaching she travels abroad to meet small farmers and distillers of essential oils. She has an on line web store at

Don't Be Fooled By Fake Essential Oils

13th June 2008
Have you noticed "aromatherapy" products are becoming popular? The word "aromatherapy" is used on packaging for soap, shampoo, bath oil, perfume, lip balm, deodorant, tea, food, and scented candles to name only a few. What does "aromatherapy" really mean?... Read >