Aromatherapy Workbook

Author: Marcel Lavabre

Publisher: Inner Traditions / Bear & Co

ISBN: 9780892816446

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 192

View: 9412

Describes the history, characteristics and uses of more than seventy essential oils, discusses how plant essences can beautify, cleanse and heal the body, and looks at the olfactory system

Aromatherapy Workbook

Author: Shirley Price

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007386389

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 320

View: 8596

An excellent guide for anyone wanting to delve deeper into the world of aromatherapy. It clearly explains everything you need to know about understanding and using essential oils.

Aromatherapy Workbook

Author: Marcel Lavabre

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 162055206X

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 192

View: 6396

Aromatherapy Workbook, first published in 1990, is an essential guide to the history, folklore, science, and practice of aromatherapy. It features more than seventy essential oils classified by botanical family with detailed discussions of their specific actions, along with unique insights into their energetic and spiritual properties. This revised edition incorporates the latest biochemical research with the spiritual and psychological understanding of essential oils. Author Marcel Lavabre, a founder of the American Aromatherapy Association, explains the mysterious and powerful influence of scent on our mental state, emotion, and sexuality. He discusses the various methods of extraction, devotes a special section to the art of blending, and presents specific formulas for disorders such as digestive and circulatory ailments, headaches, insomnia, and menstrual problems. Aromatherapy Workbook is an ideal guide for beginners as well as a reference for practitioners. • More than 90,000 copies sold. • Easy-to-follow illustrated reference for beginners. • A desk resource and teaching tool for practicing aromatherapists.

Aromatherapy Workbook

Author: Marcel Lavabre

Publisher: Healing Art Press

ISBN: 9780892813469

Category: Aromatherapy

Page: 164

View: 6867

Describes the history, characteristics and uses of more than seventy essential oils, discusses how plant essences can beautify, cleanse and heal the body, and looks at the olfactory system.

Aromatherapy and Your Emotions

Author: Shirley Price

Publisher: HarperThorsons

ISBN: 9780722538623

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 262

View: 2356

The brain's emotional centers are highly receptive to scent.

Practical Aromatherapy

How to Use Essential Oils to Restore Vitality

Author: Shirley Price

Publisher: HarperThorsons

ISBN: 9780722528501

Category: Aromatherapy

Page: 224

View: 6618

Aromatherapy is a fast growing natural therapy which uses pure distilled essential plant oils to improve the health of body and mind. This book explains every aspect of this fascinating approach to healing, showing how oils can be used in many beneficial ways: inhalation, ingestion, compresses, baths, teas and massage. It also includes an illustrated section on aromatherapy massage techniques and shows how to blend pure essential oils to suit different purposes.

Aromatherapy for Women

A Practical Guide to Essential Oils for Health and Beauty

Author: Maggie Tisserand

Publisher: Inner Traditions / Bear & Co

ISBN: 9780892816286

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 176

View: 3298

This easy-to-use guide focuses on women's needs, and includes aromatherapy for health and beauty, massage, and use during pregnancy and childbirth. Instructions for preparing personal care products are also included.

Aromatherapy for Health Professionals E-Book

Author: Len Price,Shirley Price

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0080982530

Category: Medical

Page: 400

View: 6149

Aromatherapy for Health Professionals covers the full spectrum of theory and practice from essential oil science and the foundations of practice to the application of aromatherapy for specific conditions. The fourth edition of this highly successful book provides a clear and authoritative introduction to aromatherapy as practiced in modern health care settings. It gives valuable information for any health professional wishing to develop their understanding of the subject, providing the in-depth knowledge needed to use essential oils in the practice environment. NEW FOR THIS EDITION * Two new chapters – Wound Care and Bereavement – provide valuable additions to the text * The chapter ‘Aromas, Mind and Body’ has been enhanced * Several new essential oils – giving properties, indications and cautions – have been added * New case histories illustrate the practical application of theory and techniques described * References have been updated and new research added The book is supported by a CD-ROM of ancillary tables covering essential oils for general use in health-care settings including indications for safe, therapeutic uses of essential oils; those to be used with caution; and essential oil definitions.

Scentsational Weight Loss

At Last a New Easy Natural Way To Control Your Appetite

Author: Alan R. Hirsch

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0684845660

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 176

View: 1013

Explains how to use one's sense of smell to break bad eating habits, improve one's mood, and lose weight

Anatomy and Physiology Workbook For Dummies

Author: Janet Rae-Dupree,Pat DuPree

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118940083

Category: Science

Page: 336

View: 2649

Hundreds of practice problems to help you ace anatomy and physiology Are you flummoxed by phalanges, stymied by the scapula, or perplexed by pulmonary capillaries? Look no further. Topic by topic and problem to problem, Anatomy & Physiology Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition offers hundreds of practice problems, memorization tricks, and study tips to help you score higher in your anatomy and physiology course. With this handy guide you'll be identifying bones, muscles, and tissues like a pro in no time. You can pick and choose the chapters and types of problems that challenge you the most, or you can work from cover to cover to get a complete review of the subject. With plenty of practice problems on everything from cells and tissues to skin and specific muscle groups, Anatomy & Physiology Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition includes everything you need to truly understand the subject matter and score higher. Employ memorization strategies for maximum content retention Review key anatomy and physiology concepts Get complete answer explanations for all questions Follow along with a resource that tracks to a typical anatomy and physiology course From skeleton to skin, Anatomy & Physiology Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition is packed with practice anatomy and physiology problems that will have you mastering the subject in no time!

Natural Perfumes

Simple Aromatherapy Recipes

Author: Mindy Green

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781883010621

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 96

View: 9408

Provides instructions for making scented bath oils, perfumes, body splashes, and room spritzes using herbal scented oils.

Aromatherapy for Bodyworkers

Author: Jade Shutes,Christina Weaver

Publisher: Prentice Hall


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 374

View: 9280

As aromatherapy gains in popularity among complementary medical modalities, more bodywork professionals now integrate essential oils into their practices. "Aromatherapy for Bodyworkers" embraces the expansion of knowledge and presents a complete and authoritative source of information for health care workers and spa professionals.

Essential Oil Safety

A Guide for Health Care Professionals

Author: Robert Tisserand,Rodney Young

Publisher: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 9780443062414

Category: Medical

Page: 780

View: 8074

Essential oils are widely used in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, foods, and household goods. Their safe use is of huge importance to everyone, as some essential oils can be toxic if misused. The authors analyze the hazards and risks based on biological actions, drug interactions, and different routes of exposure.

I Can Read, Grades K-1

Author: Stephen R. Covey

Publisher: Golden Books

ISBN: 0307035883


Page: 32

View: 5500

The Step Ahead series is one of the best educational tools for children! You and your child will discover the joy of learning at home. Carefully planned by teachers to complement the school curriculum, every workbook provides positive learning experiences through a variety of appealing activities. In I Can Read, children will review vocabulary, learn new words, and read full sentences!

Aromatherapy and the Mind

Author: Julia Lawless

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0008106169

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 256

View: 6297

This guide offers a fascinating exploration into the realm of fragrance. It clearly explains the psychological and emotional effects of essential oils showing how they can be used to:

The Aromatherapy Companion

Medicinal Uses/Ayurvedic Healing/Body-Care Blends/Perfumes & Scents/Emotional Health & Well-Being

Author: Victoria H. Edwards

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 161212786X

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 288

View: 1805

Be happy, healthy, and beautiful! Victoria Edwards offers the most comprehensive aromatherapy guide available, with hundreds of recipes for beauty, health, and physical and emotional well-being. Edwards guides you through making perfumes, bath and massage oils, aphrodisiacs, and health care supplements. Learn about the properties of essential and carrier oils, and master classic recipes for healing and relaxation. You’ll soon be creating customized blends for you and your friends that promote tranquility and strength.

The Easy Massage Workbook

Author: Clare Harris

Publisher: Duncan Baird Publishers

ISBN: 9781844838820

Category: Massage

Page: 144

View: 5073

Everything you need to know to massage at home with easy-to-follow instructions from massage guru Clare Harris.


Soothing Remedies to Restore, Rejuvenate and Heal

Author: Valerie Gennari Cooksley

Publisher: Prentice Hall Press


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 416

View: 1449

Imagine kneading away an aching back with the lingering scent of lavender and geranium. Masking the signs of aging with a soothing nightly toner combining the eight essential oils of youth. Shaking off the blues by relaxing in an aromatic bath spiked with herbal oils and honey. Imagine taking away almost any pain, finding relief from almost any condition, rejuvenating your body, and lifting you spirit through a mystical ancient therapy that heals by nourishing your senses of taste, smell, and touch. Aromatherapy has been around for centuries, but only in the last decade has it become recognized as a proven mainstream healing technique. In this book, Valerie Gennari Cooksley offers soothing solutions - special blends of baths, masks, oils, teas, tonics, lotions, scrubs, sprays, even soups - to help aid the healing process. Every one of these aromatherapy solutions is 100% pleasurable. For common nuisances such as bites, colds, stings, and hiccups, to more serious problems like asthma, arthritis, depression, and air pollution, Cooksley offers her special healing blends culled from more than 15 years of professional practice. In addition, Cooksley demystifies this ancient art with modern examples of real life cures and offers a complete guide to using and blending essential oils for maximum benefit. She shows how anyone - whether professionally trained or not - can use the secrets of aromatherapy to achieve quick and lasting relief.