Thoroughly revised and updated, this comprehensive guide to essential oils and aromatherapy, alphabetically organized for easy access, explains how to use a wide range of botanical scents and oils to promote physical and emotional well-being, providing hundreds of healing recipes for compresses, baths, inhalants, and more. Original.
This book is a complete guide for massage therapists interested in adding aromatherapy to their practice. It addresses practical concerns such as pricing sessions to account for the cost of oils, proper dilutions, sending products home with clients, and effective formulations for specific ailments. Case studies present specific ailments in clinical scenarios, with proper aromatherapy and massage treatments. Recipe Boxes provide directions for blending essential oils. Activity boxes develop readers' decision-making skills. Essential oil monographs discuss the history, traditional uses, safety considerations, and most effective use in massage therapy of 50 individual essential oils. Review questions appear in every chapter.
Transforming the Seasons of Your Life with Essential Oils
Author: Joni Keim
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
Category: Health & Fitness
"A gift book, organized by season, that presents 365 daily intention exercises that bring nature's aromas and their positive, transformative qualities into one's life, showing how the action of the essential oils can change your state of mind and help you
Aromatherapy is the use of essential oils from plants and other sources to stimulate the brain to promote balance in the body's various functions and systems. Aromatherapy has been demonstrated to help with promoting weight loss, improving memory, fighting mild depression, anxiety and related disorders, and increasing energy. Find out how aromatherapy can give you a greater sense of well-being.
Aromatherapy is the practice of using scent to stimulate a healing response for curing physical, emotional, and mental health issues. Essential oils, formed from the aromatic compounds found in flowers, seeds, stems, roots, leaves, and fruits, can be used in the bath, in skin care products, and in diffusers for application in the air. Aromatherapy covers how to use essential oils safely and effectively and provides recipes for combinations of scents for specific health needs.