The Fragrant Mind

Aromatherapy for Personality, Mind, Mood and Emotion

Author: Valerie Ann Worwood

Publisher: New World Library

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 448

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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.

The Fragrant Heavens

Author: Valerie Ann Worwood

Publisher: Random House

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 448

View: 419

The search for spiritual enlightenment has become a major force in the modern world, as people seek a sense of being that goes beyond their need for material goods. With The Fragrant Heavens Valerie Ann Worwood breaks new ground by examining the use of fragrance in spirituality. Drawing on the pioneering research of eminent scientists and leading spiritual teachers, The Fragrant Heavens provides comprehensive advice on the use of fragrance in many fields of spiritual practice being used today. It describes how plant energies can effect a positive connection between the physical and spiritual self, and how fragrance is associated with the human aura. Extensive exercises and formulas demonstrate how aroma can be used in healing, prayer and meditation. Finally, The Fragrant Heavens provides a definitive reference to over seventy oils, explaining their uses with regard to spiritual and vibrational medicine. Valerie Ann Worwood began her study of how the body, mind and spirit are enhanced through the use of essential oils and aromatherapy treatments in her bestselling books The Fragrant Pharmacy and The Fragrant Mind. Now, in The Fragrant Heavens, she concludes her exploration, providing a truly revelatory and comprehensive study that will guide you in your search for spiritual awareness.

The Endometriosis Natural Treatment Program

A Complete Self-Help Plan for Improving Health and Well-Being

Author: Valerie Ann Worwood

Publisher: New World Library

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 271

View: 715

Endometriosis is a common medical condition in which the tissue lining the uterus is found outside of the uterus. Painful menstruation and infertility are two of the numerous symptoms, and it can take up to eight years to diagnose. This groundbreaking book offers practical, easy-to-implement ways to alleviate symptoms and improve overall health and well-being. It explores the environmental toxins, cosmetics, dietary habits, and other lifestyle issues that may be partially to blame for the condition. The authors outline a program for eliminating certain foods, changing habits, and using supplements and essential oils to begin healing the condition, incorporating aromatherapy, diet, sitz baths, and other methods. They suggest slow yet steady lifestyle changes that focus on whole, unprocessed foods, detoxification, self-massage, essential oils, stress reduction, herbal remedies, and supplements to address nutritional needs. The books also includes checklists and self-tests to help women implement the plan for treatment.

Aromatherapy for the Healthy Child

More Than 300 Natural, Nontoxic, and Fragrant Essential Oil Blends

Author: Valerie Ann Worwood

Publisher: New World Library

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 336

View: 184

Aromatherapy taps the healing potential of Earth's ancient medicines, the essential oils that give plants their scent. Powerful yet safe, aromatherapy is a sound way to treat everything from diaper rash to asthma to self-esteem troubles in children. Many complaints such as aches and coughs that might otherwise have to wait for a visit to the doctor can be addressed immediately at home using the healing power of nature.This book will appeal to every parent who thinks proactively about their children's long-term physical and mental health. Valerie Ann Worwood offers an array of scientifically proven remedies, along with complete charts of essential oils and instructions for aromatherapeutic massage. Other chapters describe how aromatherapy can benefit seriously ill children when used in conjunction with Western medicine.

Naturally

How to Look and Feel Healthy, Energetic and Radiant the Organic Way

Author: Jo Wood

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN:

Category: Self-Help

Page: 256

View: 388

Jo Wood is a former model and wife of Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood. She is also, in her own words, 'an organic nut' with her own beautiful range of organic beauty products. In her book Jo writes passionately about what an organic lifestyle has done for her, her family and friends. She explains the huge benefits of eating organically and describes the diet that brought herself and Ronnie back to health. She details the chemicals (some thought to be cancer causing) that are used in cosmetics and household products and absorbed through our skin, and tells the reader how they can find organic alternatives. She describes how to make your own oils and lotions, as well as sharing some of her favourite recipes (many cooked for her family while on tour). Packed full of useful advice and tips, informed and entertaining, this book shows that organic does not have to be boring. Anyone who cares about the health of themselves or their family will find much to inspire them. 'Refreshingly clear, simple and honest' Lucia van der Post, The Times 'Enlightening . . . The tone is gentle not preachy, as this is a book born out of a desire to share her experiences with anyone interested in going green' Glamour

The Essential Oils Book

Creating Personal Blends for Mind & Body

Author: Colleen K. Dodt

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 160

View: 337

Discover the fragrant world of essential oils. Herbalist Colleen K. Dodt profiles the healing and cleaning powers of dozens of oils extracted from herbs, flowers, roots, barks, and resins. This comprehensive guide includes recipes for natural cleaning products, lotions, and ointments that will keep you feeling happy and smelling great. Fill your days with stimulating scents as you learn to use essential oils to wash your dishes, soothe sunburns, combat stress, and improve the quality of your life.

The Fragrant Pharmacy

A Home and Health Care Guide to Aromatherapy and Essential Oils

Author: Valerie Ann Worwood

Publisher: Random House

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 546

View: 245

The Fragrant Pharmacy opens the way to a whole world of fresh possibilities. It is a new approach to nature through one of its most powerful forms - those fragrant 'essential oils' drawn from flowers and grasses, trees and roots, leaves and fruit, that remain the great untapped resources of our planet. The Fragrant Pharmacy shows how each essential oil can offer many diverse benefits. One of the most holistic of all systems of medicine, the oils can alleviate symptoms, prevent many illnesses and disorders and help in their healing process. But more than that, they can provide all of us - our families, our homes, even our pets - with the protections and pleasures we need...without the chemical pollution of our bodies or our envirnment. This illuminating and imaginative book of aromatherapy is the household manual of the future. It is a treasury of information about precious life- and health-enhancing liquids that work in complex harmony with people and planet alike. Here is a comprehensive encyclopaedia of 'medicines out of the earth', those miracles of creation which revitalise and rejuvenate, enhance our emotions and help our work and play. It charts out for all of us a fragrant way to family health and home delights.

Unleashing Your Brilliance

Tools & Techniques to Achieve Personal, Professional & Academic Success

Author: Brian E. Walsh

Publisher: Walsh Seminars

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 834

The reader is given many tips on how to go beyond conscious learning to more easily absorb information. The content has been designed to appeal to visual, auditory, and kinesthetic learning styles. Each chapter can be reviewed with both a crossword puzzle and an online introspective tool. This enables a deeper integration of the material. In easy-to-understand language, this book explains, how the brain processes information, how learning is affected by emotions and core beliefs, and how innate brain is wiring can be altered both intentionally and unintentionally. Ideal for corporate learners, college/university students, home-schooling parents.

Fragrance

The psychology and biology of perfume

Author: Charles S. Van Toller

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 343

View: 381

This book builds on and extends the previous book: Perfumery: the psychology and biology of fragrance. Thus, a large part of the book reviews the latest evidence on olfaction research which is relevant to the study of perfumery psychology.

The Foul and the Fragrant

Odor and the French Social Imagination

Author: Alain Corbin

Publisher: Harvard University Press

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 307

View: 203

In a book whose insight and originality have already had a dazzling impact in France, Alain Corbin has put the sense of smell on the historical map. He conjures up the dominion that the combined forces of smells--from the seductress's civet to the ubiquitous excremental odors of city cesspools--exercised over the lives (and deaths) of the French in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.