The Aromatic Apothecary

An Online Monthly Membership Community

Interested in essential oils, carrier oils, co2 extracts and all things aromatic? Searching for information you can trust? Interested in deepening your relationship with and knowledge of essential oils?

Welcome to the Aromatic Apothecary online membership program, where we invite you to embark on an exciting journey into the fascinating world of essential oils, aromatic plants, essential oil components, carrier oils, distillation, and more.

With the guidance of one of the leading voices in the aromatherapy world, Jade Shutes, you'll gain access to a wealth of knowledge and insights that come from over 33 years of experience as an aromatherapist and herbalist. Alongside Jade, we'll be bringing in voices from around the world to share their unique perspectives, stories, and expertise.

In the Aromatic Apothecary, you'll discover the incredible power of essential oils and other aromatics, gaining a deeper understanding of their properties, uses, and benefits.

Our easy-to-use online platform provides you with access to a wealth of resources, including comprehensive plant monographs, informative video lessons thru our monthly gatherings, quarterly deep dives, and exclusive expert interviews. Plus, you'll be part of a supportive community of like-minded individuals who share your passion for all things aromatherapy.

Join us as a founding member and unlock the full potential of essential oils, carrier oils, co2 extracts, distillation, aromatic plants and more! Let us inspire you to explore this fascinating world, deepen your understanding of the power of nature's medicine, and transform your life with the aromatic gifts of the earth.

The Aromatic Apothecary includes:

essential oils


carrier oils


Herbal oils


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Your Aromatic Apothecary Membership includes:

  • Monthly Gatherings
    Each month we'll highlight 1-3 essential oils or carrier oils (1-2 hour talks)
  • Quarterly Deep Dives on topics such as 'Essential Oils & Carriers for Pain' or expert interviews. Each quarter, you can attend the live online sessions or view recorded class at your own time.
  • Downloadable monograph pdfs
  • Connection and Inspiration: Be a part of a global community of fellow aromatherapists and herbalists
  • Recipes and formulation guides covering seasonal self-care and family care.

Who is the Aromatic Apothecary for?

Everyone interested in deepening their knowledge of aromatics! The Aromatic Apothecary provides you with 'at your finger tips' information.

  • Aromatherapy Practitioners
  • Massage Therapists and Estheticians
  • Herbalists
  • Wellness Advocates
  • Product manufacturers
  • The Aromatherapy Entrepreneur
  • Individuals interested in learning more about essential oils with confidence!
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The Aromatic Apothecary Membership

Yearly Subscription: $199


The Aromatic Apothecary Membership

Monthly Subscription: $18.00


The Aromatic Apothecary Monographs

Each Essential Oil and CO2 monograph will provide the following information:

  • Botanical Information
  • Extraction Information including up-to-date conservation status
  • Aromatic Chemistry
  • Safety
  • Therapeutic Actions
  • Western Herbal Energetics
  • System Affinities
  • Blending Information
  • Core Indications
  • Research Notes: Clinical trials, Animal Studies, In Vitro Studies


Each Carrier Oil and Herbal Oil monograph will provide the following information:

  • Botanical Information
  • Extraction Information including up-to-date conservation status
  • Manufacturing Information
  • Shelf Life and Storage
  • Nutrient Profile
  • Formulating with


Each Component monograph will provide the following information:

  • Component Name
  • Research: Therapeutic actions such as anti-inflammatory, etc.
  • List of Essential oils rich in specific component
  • Safety Considerations when relevant


The Aromatic Apothecary

Begin exploring and learning as soon as you sign up!

Meet Your Teacher

Aromatic Distillation with Jade Shutes
Jade Shutes

Jade Shutes is an aromatherapist, herbalist, author, researcher, gardener, and aromatic distiller.

She holds a Diploma in Holistic Aromatherapy, Holistic Massage, Anatomy and Physiology, and Reflexology from the Raworth College of Natural Medicine in Dorking, UK, and a Diploma in Aromatherapy from the International Therapist Examining Board (ITEC). She also holds a certificate in herbal medicine.

An aromatherapy practitioner, researcher, and educator for over three decades, Jade is passionate about aromatics and believes the sense of smell is one of the most powerful senses for healing the mind/body/psyche in this era of upheaval and change. She is considered a thought leader in the aromatherapy community and is highly respected for her balanced, progressive, and inspiring education.

Jade is the founder and visionary of the School for Aromatic Studies. She is the past president for the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (2000-2003 and 2013-2015), author of “Aromatherapy for Bodyworkers”, co-author of “The Carrier Oil Palette”, and the main author of the “Ultimate Guide to Aromatherapy.

Monograph Contributor

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Camille Charlier

Camille is a clinical herbalist, artist, mole enthusiast, and literary sleuth. A recent graduate of the Eclectic School of Herbal Medicine's Clinical Intensive Program, Camille aims to support marginalized people and populations confronting complex trauma. With a background in academia -- a degree in biology from Reed College -- Camille interweaves rigorous scientific research, plant medicine, queer theory, and an impish appreciation for encounters with the mystical, the inexplicable, and the absurd. When Camille isn't jamming on trumpet and accordion, you'll find them clowning, making comics, and reading Borges.


The Aromatic Apothecary Membership

Yearly Subscription: $199


The Aromatic Apothecary Membership

Monthly Subscription: $18.00