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Say it with jasmine

Nothing makes a better Mother's Day gift

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Jasmine is the symbol of Mother's Day in Thailand, due to its purity that reflects a mother's love. But if you give your mummy dearest a bunch of jasmine flowers, they will wilt the next day. Why not give something more practical and longer lasting? 


Jasmine is not only cherished by Thais, but its wonderful soothing properties and sensual aroma have made it a favourite oil in many cultures for thousands of years. The name comes from the Persian word "yasmin" which means "a gift from God".

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