Category: Aromatherapy

Bay Essential Oil

Bay oil is usually associated as a masculine scent but there are benefits of this essential oil for all. It is valued in aromatherapy for its cleansing effects on the mind, body and spirit. Laurel Bay, a native of the Mediterranean, has been a symbol of wisdom and peace for thousands of years. Folklore of […]

Healing with Basil Oil

Commonly used to add flavoring to Mediterranean food, basil also has a number of therapeutic properties. It can soothe feelings of anxiety and ease digestion. Basil oil can be used to refresh the senses, invigorate the mind, and soothe the digestive and respiratory tracts. The oil of basil is produced by steam distilling, resulting in […]

Healing with Aromatherapy

The Magic of Aromatherapy You can harness the healing and uplifting qualities of plant fragrances to help you relax, unwind and even treat minor ailments. You can find out simply and pleasurably just how beneficial aromatherapy can be by adding a few drops of lavender essential oil to the next bath that you take. You […]

Theory of Aromatherapy

Essential Oils are absorbed into the body either through the skin during massage or by inhalation through the nose. Molecules in the oils enter the nervous system through the blood stream, influencing emotional and physical well being. History of Aromatherapy Herbal oils have been used for centuries in many cultures to treat illness and promote […]