Scentsational Living An Aromatherpy-Mini-Course [NOOK Book]


Aromatherapy, sometimes also referred to as aromatic or scent medicine, is the art of healing the body using naturally distilled essences from different parts of plants to improve and enhance your everyday emotional, physical, and ...
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Scentsational Living An Aromatherpy-Mini-Course

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Aromatherapy, sometimes also referred to as aromatic or scent medicine, is the art of healing the body using naturally distilled essences from different parts of plants to improve and enhance your everyday emotional, physical, and spiritual well-being.

These essences are known as essential oils.

This is a perfect continuing education course for therapists/practitioners of other modalities such as color/crystal therapy, energy medicine, reflexology, Massage Therapy, Reiki, Sound Therapy, Homeopathy, etc.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: What is aromatherapy?
Chapter 2: History of aromatherapy
Chapter 3: Does aromatherapy really work?
Chapter 4: Aromatherapy at home
Chapter 5: What effects does aromatherapy have on the limbic system?
Chapter 6: Essential Oils
How to determine what essential oils are best
How to test an essential oil
What are essential oils?
The major essential oils
Essential Oil Safety
Hazardous Oils
A list, in alphabetic order, of hazardous oils that you should avoid:

Chapter 7: Safety For Users
Are Aromatherapy Ingredients OK to use on pets?
Is Aromatherapy Safe for Children?
Should Pregnant Women use Aromatherapy?
Chapter 8: Carrier Oils
What are Carrier Oils?
Examples of carrier oils and their uses?
Olive oil
Peanut oil
Sweet Almond oil
Cocoa Butter Oil
Hazelnut Oil
Pecan Oil
Chapter 9: Other Materials
Infused Oils?
Chapter 10: Using Aromatherapy to Promote Emotional Well-Being
What essential oils influence emotional well-being?
Chapter 11: Can Aromatherapy help with Weight Loss?
Chapter 12: What is Essential Oil Blending?
How do you blend?
Chapter 13: Diffusers?
Steam Diffusion
Candle diffusion
Fan diffusion
Chapter 14: How should Essential Oils be Stored?
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014316446
  • Publisher: Tri-Fold Media Group
  • Publication date: 3/9/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,406,574
  • File size: 27 KB

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