A Practical Approach

Author: Vicki Pitman

Publisher: Nelson Thornes


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 364

View: 681

Written for students of aromatherapy, this book contains in-depth detail on the characteristics, chemistry, sourcing and application of essential oils.


Essential Oils for Vibrant Health and Beauty

Author: Roberta Wilson

Publisher: Penguin


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 340

View: 110

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.


A Guide for Home Use

Author: Christine Westwood

Publisher: Amberwood Publishing Limited


Category: Aromatherapy

Page: 46

View: 393

Aromatherapy for Massage Practitioners

Author: Ingrid Martin

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins


Category: Medical

Page: 320

View: 230

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.

Essential Oils

A Handbook for Aromatherapy Practice

Author: Jennifer Peace Rhind

Publisher: Singing Dragon


Category: Medical

Page: 318

View: 473

A revised edition provides full information on the creation and use of more than 100 essential oils in contemporary aromatherapy, based on the research behind their therapeutic applications. Original.

Daily Aromatherapy

Transforming the Seasons of Your Life with Essential Oils

Author: Joni Keim

Publisher: North Atlantic Books


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 371

View: 915

"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


Author: Woodland Publishing

Publisher: Woodland Publishing


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 32

View: 206

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.


Essential Oils for Healing

Author: Demetria Clark

Publisher: Healthy Living Publications


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 48

View: 427

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.


To Heal and Tend the Body

Author: Robert Tisserand

Publisher: Lotus Press (WI)


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 224

View: 783

Therapeutic use of essential oils by premier authority in the field. Case studies and charts included.

Aromatherapy Workbook

Author: Marcel Lavabre

Publisher: Inner Traditions / Bear & Co


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 192

View: 733

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