Encyclopedia of Essential Oils: The complete guide to the use of aromatic oils in aromatherapy, herbalism, health and well-being. (Text Only)

Author: Julia Lawless

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007405219

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 224

View: 7524

This is one of the bestselling aromatherapy books of all time with vital information on plant origins, medical herbalism and the properties and actions of herbs and essential oils. It covers 165 oils, their actions, characteristics, principal constituents and folk traditions and is a must for experienced aromatherapists and beginners alike.

The Encyclopedia of Essential Oils

The Complete Guide to the Use of Aromatic Oils In Aromatherapy, Herbalism, Health, and Well Being

Author: Julia Lawless

Publisher: Conari Press

ISBN: 1609258576

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 224

View: 7725

The definitive A-Z reference guide to essential aromatherapy oils. Aromatherapy expert Julia Lawless shares her extensive knowledge in this detailed and systematic survey of more than 190 essential aromatherapy oils. From commonly used oils such as lavender and tea tree oils to the more obscure oils including deertounge, oakmoss, cananga, and angelica, The Encyclopedia of Essential Oils offers a wide variety of uses and cures for everything from wrinkles to kidney stones. The Encyclopedia of Essential Oils gives detailed information on the most commonly available and widely used flower oils and aromatics including: the exact origins, synonyms, and related plantsmethods of extractionthe herbal/folk tradition for each plantthe uses of each plantaromatherapy applicationshome and commercial uses This easy-to-use volume lets you access essential information in a variety of ways with a Therapeutic Index, a Botanical Index, and Botanical Classifications, plus safety information.

The Encyclopaedia of Essential Oils

The Complete Guide to the Use of Aromatics in Aromatherapy, Herbalism, Health & Well-being

Author: Julia Lawless

Publisher: HarperElement

ISBN: 9781852303112

Category: Aromatherapy

Page: 226

View: 4206

A must reference book for anyone interested in Aromatics. Comprehensive A to Z format gives information on over 165 oils.

The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils

The Complete Guide to the Use of Oils in Aromatherapy and Herbalism

Author: Julia Lawless

Publisher: Element Books

ISBN: 9781852307219

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 256

View: 4261

Illustrated throughout in full color, this indispensable reference work is a complete A-to-Z compendium of aromatics, with extensive information about the origins, properties, uses, and actions of 165 extensive herbs and essential oils. Over 600 photos & illustrations.

Aromatherapy

The Encyclopedia of Plants and Oils and how They Help You

Author: Danièle Ryman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780749911560

Category: Aromatherapy

Page: 338

View: 3511

An encyclopedia of essential oil and plants, packed with advice on how they can be used to heal common ailment and promote general well-being.

Wie Sie in 60 Sekunden Ihr Leben verändern

Author: Richard Wiseman

Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag

ISBN: 3104031703

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 368

View: 6085

Wissenschaftlich erwiesene Techniken, mit denen Sie Ihr Leben in weniger als einer Minute erfolgreich verändern Es ist viel einfacher, Ihr Leben zu verändern, als Sie dachten und als Ihnen viele Lebensberater weismachen wollen. Neueste Studien haben ergeben, dass es viele Techniken gibt, die hoch effektiv sind, weniger als 60 Sekunden Zeit brauchen und deren Erfolg vor allem wissenschaftlich erwiesen ist. In diesem Buch bringt der Psychologe und Bestsellerautor Richard Wiseman erstmals diese Techniken zusammen und zeigt, wie und warum sie funktionieren. So erklärt er unter anderem – wie man um 10 Prozent kreativer wird, nur indem man sich hinlegt; – wie ein Bleistift im Mund unmittelbar das Glückempfinden stimuliert; – wie alleine ans Fitness-Studio zu denken den Körper in Form bringt; – warum eine leichte Berührung am Arm einer fremden Person um 62 Prozent die Chancen erhöht, dass diese Person Sie mag; – wie nur das Verschränken der Arme Ihnen schon hilft, eine schwierige Aufgabe anzupacken. Richard Wiseman zeigt, welche wissenschaftlichen Erkenntnisse hinter all diesen Techniken und vielen anderen stehen, er entlarvt die Mythen der vielen Lebensberater und zeigt, das der persönliche und berufliche Erfolg weniger als eine Minute entfernt sein kann.

The Complete Essential Oils Sourcebook

A Practical Approach to the Use of Essential Oils for Health and Well-Being

Author: Julia Lawless

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780007950898

Category:

Page: 304

View: 5090

Comprehensive and fully illustrated throughout, 'The Complete Essential Oils Sourcebook' is the perfect go-to reference for absolutely everything about essential oils - from the best extraction methods to the most effective treatments for ailments.

The Aromatherapy Encyclopedia

A Concise Guide to Over 385 Plant Oils

Author: Carol Schiller,David Schiller

Publisher: Basic Health Publications, Inc.

ISBN: 9781591202288

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 234

View: 4785

Aromatic essences can have a direct effect on our health, reduce our stress levels, and enable us to have a better overall outlook on life, as well as improve our relationship with our natural environment.The power of essential oils and aromatherapy has been understood and studied for thousands of years. The ancient Egyptians were expert practitioners in the science of natural essential oils. While much of the knowledge of the Egyptians has been lost for many centuries, the importance of these aromatic oils, and their use, has continued in every culture across the ages.Today, the use of essential oils is growing rapidly as both society and scientists are recognizing the benefits and life-enhancing properties of these precious substances. Aromatic essences can have a direct effect on our health, reduce our stress levels, and enable us to have a better overall outlook on life, as well as improve our relationship with our natural environment.Carol and David Schiller, recognized experts in the field of aromatherapy and plant oils, have created a comprehensive reference book. The Aromatherapy Encyclopedia includes a general introduction to proper safety, preparation, and usage of the oils, and what to watch out for in commercial products. Separate chapters provide descriptions of the essential oils, carrier oils, and infused oils, detailing their derivation and history, documented properties, and aromatherapeutic methods of use.This guidebook, which also includes category listings of oil properties and cross-reference lists from botanical to common names, will prove a useful resource for those experienced in aromatherapy as well as for beginners just starting to learn about essential oils.

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Aromatherapy

Author: Christine Wildwood

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781856278546

Category: Aromatherapy

Page: 302

View: 6206

Among the profusion of books on aromatherapy available today "The Encyclopedia of Aromatherapy" is the first to explore the many aspects of this healing art in a single, up-to-date, illustrated volume. The author discusses all things aromatic, from essential oils to garden plants, with recipes for blending essential oils and practical tips for creating perfumes and beauty products. The numerous therapeutic uses of aromatherapy are applied to 10 major systems of the body with specific remedies given for more than 70 ailments. Color photographs illustrate step-by-step a full-body aromatherapy massage, accompanied by specific advice on massaging pregnant women, babies, children, and elderly people. There is also a helpful section concerning sports injuries. Useful for the beginner, this comprehensive reference is an invaluable addition to the library of the serious student and professional practitioner of aromatherapy. "The Encyclopedia of Aromatherapy" offers the most elegantly comprehensive package on the whole art and science of aromatherapy written to date. It deservedly takes its place among the small handful of indispensable reference books on this fascinating therapy

Aromatherapy

An A-Z

Author: Patricia Davis

Publisher: C.W. Daniel Company, Limited

ISBN: 9780852072950

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 367

View: 3382

The most comprehensive guide to aromatherapy ever published. Over 200,000 copies sold world-wide.

The Fragrant Mind

Aromatherapy for Personality, Mind, Mood and Emotion

Author: Valerie Ann Worwood

Publisher: New World Library

ISBN: 1608682013

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 448

View: 1904

The Fragrant Mind is written in an easy, accessible style for anyone who wishes to learn how essential oils can influence our minds and emotions and how to use aromatherapy to maintain a peaceful equilibrium or bring about positive change. Valerie Worwood's The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy (over 200,000 copies sold) has become the encyclopedia of essential oils and aromatherapy, earning itself the status of a popular household and reference classic. In this companion volume, Worwood concentrates on the emotional, psychological, and mood-changing effects of nature's oils.

Aromatherapie und ätherische Öle

Über 400 Rezepte für Beauty, Gesundheit und Ihr Zuhause

Author: Lora Cantele,Nerys Purchon

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 3432103921

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 496

View: 2734

Ätherische Öle sind eines der wirksamsten Heilmittel aus der Natur. Seit Jahrhunderten werden sie eingesetzt, um Körper und Seele zu stärken, zu pflegen und um das Leben mit ihrem Wohlgeruch zu verschönern. Nerys Purchon und Lora Cantele, führende Aromatherapeutinnen, bündeln in diesem umfassenden Buch ihre einzigartigen Erfahrungen: So gelingt Ihr Einstieg in die Welt der Aromaöle, finden Sie Rezepte mit Geling-Garantie und ein Vielfalt von Anwendungen: Von Anis bis Zitrone, von Deodorant bis Hustensaft, Aromaöle bereichern Ihr Leben in jeder Lage. - Über 120 Öle und Essenzen: ihre heilenden Effekte und wie Sie sie richtig anwenden. - Ihre Hausapotheke: Über 450 Rezepte: bei über 250 Beschwerden. - Plus: Therapeutische Anwendungen bei Babys und Kindern. - Natürliche Wellness für Haut, Haar und für die Seele. - D.I.Y. für den Haushalt: Alles pur - von Mottenschutz bis Wäscheduft. - So geht`s: Mischungen, Salben und Co step-by-step herstellen.

The Encyclopedia of Herbs

A Comprehensive Reference to Herbs of Flavor and Fragrance

Author: Thomas DeBaggio,Arthur O. Tucker

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 9781604691344

Category: Gardening

Page: 604

View: 3262

This meticulously researched compendium provides every aspect of growing, identifying, harvesting, preserving, and using more than 500 species of herbs. Thorough profiles provide a plant's botanical name and family, whether it is an annual or perennial, its height, hardiness, light requirements, water consumption, required soil type, and pH. The often fascinating history of the plant, the chemistry of its essential oils, and its culinary, landscape, and craft uses are also included, as is advice on how to propagate. For the first edition of their work, both authors received The Gertrude B. Foster Award for Excellence in Herbal Literature from the Herb Society of America. This new edition adds important species and includes updated nomenclature.

Aromatherapy Workbook

Author: Marcel Lavabre

Publisher: Inner Traditions / Bear & Co

ISBN: 9780892816446

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 192

View: 4968

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

Handbuch Meditation

Author: Culadasa John Yates

Publisher: Arkana

ISBN: 3641201853

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 560

View: 6423

Das universale Standardwerk zur Meditation. Die Meditation ist der Königsweg zum Erwachen. Sie erlaubt uns, mit zunehmender Übung immer tiefere Zustände der Glückseligkeit, des Friedens und der Erkenntnis zu erreichen, die schließlich in der endgültigen und dauerhaften Befreiung vom Leiden gipfeln. Der Meditationslehrer und promovierte Neurowissenschaftler Culadasa John Yates zeigt in dieser universalen Meditationsanleitung, wie wir Schritt für Schritt unsere Praxis vertiefen können. Das an Erfahrungstiefe und Kenntnisreichtum über die Stufen der Meditation einzigartige Handbuch gestattet es sowohl Einsteigern als auch erfahrenen Meditierenden, allseits bekannte Hindernisse und Probleme – beispielsweise Gedankenwandern, Unachtsamkeit oder Langeweile – zu überwinden, indem die Ursachen erklärt und eingängige Lösungsmethoden vorgestellt werden. Hierbei werden auch aktuelle neurowissenschaftliche Erkenntnisse genutzt. Das neue Standardwerk zur Meditation führt anhand vieler Übungen und Beispiele in erleuchtete Dimensionen des Bewusstseins.

The Encyclopedia of Crystals, Herbs, and New Age Elements

An A to Z Guide to New Age Elements and How to Use Them

Author: Adams Media

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1440591091

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 288

View: 1651

"From crystals and herbs to flowers and essential oils, this comprehensive guide shows you how to use a variety of New Age elements to enhance your life. Each page includes information on their attributes, healing properties, and how they can be applied in any situation. With detailed descriptions and an informative glossary, you can quickly discover the New Age element that best serves your purpose, whether it's promoting healing, activating creativity, or bringing about good fortune"--Amazon.com.