Aromatherapy for Bodyworkers / Edition 1

Aromatherapy for Bodyworkers / Edition 1

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by Jade Shutes, Christina Weaver
     
 

As aromatherapy gains in popularity among complementary medical modalities, more and more bodywork professionals now integrate essential oils into their practices. Aromatherapy for Bodyworkers embraces the expansion of knowledge about the application and benefits of this emerging practice and presents a most complete and authoritative source of information for

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Overview

As aromatherapy gains in popularity among complementary medical modalities, more and more bodywork professionals now integrate essential oils into their practices. Aromatherapy for Bodyworkers embraces the expansion of knowledge about the application and benefits of this emerging practice and presents a most complete and authoritative source of information for health care workers and spa professionals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131737372
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
10/04/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
694,178
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Chapter One Aromatherapy

Part I: The Basics of Aromatherapy

Chapter Two From Plant to Essential Oil

Chapter Three Essential Oil Basics

Chapter Four Basic Chemistry of Essential Oils

Part II: Blending

Chapter Five Aromatic Blending

Part III: Pathways into the Body

Chapter Six Aromatherapy and the Skin

Chapter Seven The Nature of Olfaction

Part IV: Integration with Bodywork

Chapter Eight Aromatic Applications and Techniques

Chapter Nine Salt and Water

Chapter Ten Essential Therapeutics

Chapter Eleven Special Populations & Settings

Chapter Twelve The Business of Aromatherapy

Answer Key to Chapter Tests

Appendix 1: Therapeutic Activity and Core Essential Oils

Appendix 2: Sample Material Safety Data Sheet

Appendix 3: Supply Resources

Appendix 4: Education, Associations and Publications

Glossary

Index

Part V: Essential Oil Datasheets

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