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:

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 256

View: 578

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.

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:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 224

View: 754

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 Encyclopedia of Essential Oils

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

Author: Lawless, Julia

Publisher: Conari Press

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 224

View: 238

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:

Category: Aromatherapy

Page: 226

View: 231

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

Aromatherapy

The Encyclopedia of Plants and Oils and how They Help You

Author: Danièle Ryman

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Aromatherapy

Page: 338

View: 112

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.

The Encyclopedia of Aromatherapy

Author: Chrissie Wildwood

Publisher: Healing Arts Press

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 320

View: 911

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

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Aromatherapy

Author: Chrissie Wildwood

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Aromatherapy

Page: 302

View: 531

An introduction to the healing art of aromatherapy which discusses the psychotherapeutic benefits of oils and holistic healing, and profiles essential oils and aromatics. Covers base oils and blending, the buying and storing of oils, the safe use of oils, massage techniques and beauty treatments.

Danièle Ryman's Aromatherapy Bible

An Encyclopaedia of Plants and Essential Oils and how They Help You

Author: Daniele Ryman

Publisher: Piatkus Books

ISBN:

Category: Aromatherapy

Page: 338

View: 325

Daniele Ryman's Aromacology Bible is an encyclopedia of plants and essential oils. Written by the internationally renowned perfumer and aromatherapist Daniele Ryman, this accessible and comprehensive book is packed with advice on how plants and oils can be used to heal common ailments and promote general wellbeing. - An expert's guide to how to use essential oils safely - An A-Z of over 80 plants and their essential oils, and their healing benefits - Aromatherapeutic treatments for over 100 symptoms and ailments - Recipes, safety tips, botanical and historical information

The Complete Illustrated Guide to Aromatherapy

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

Author: Julia Lawless

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 224

View: 892

This encyclopaedia of remedies and techniques covers every application of aromatherapy, from cosmetics and clincial aromatherapy, to perfumery, and explains how aromatic oils can be used simply and effectively to treat a wide range of health complaints. The Ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans all practised aromatherapy, but it was only in the 1980s and 1990s that the benefits of aromatic oils were generally recognized. Many essential oils have antiseptic and revitalizing properties, and have been proven to benefit people suffering with stress-related disorders, respiratory and skin problems. This encyclopaedia of remedies and techniques covers every application of aromatherapy from cosmetics and clincial aromatherapy to perfumery, and explains how aromatics oils can be used simply and effectively to treat a wide range of health complaints.