Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy: Using Essential Oils to Enhance Your Well-Being

The value of natural plant oils has been recognized for more than 6000 years. They are appreciated for their healing, cleansing, preservative and mood enhancing properties, plus they smell great! Today these properties are being rediscovered as we look for new ways to restore our balance. Stress, pollution and an unhealthy diet have really wreaked havoc with our bodies and spirits. Aromatherapy...

Aromatherapy Notes for Flu and Cold Season

Most of still think of aromatherapy as simply a pleasant component of stress relief and beauty treatments, even as reports surface that Tea Tree, for instance, is an excellent disinfectant. Essential oils can also be a valuable supplementary treatment for bacterial infections, and a real aid in fighting a viral infection where traditional antibiotics aren't effective. Because of their anti-...

Essential Oil Travel Kit

Travel is supposed to be one of life's little pleasures, but if you have ever experienced motion sickness from the car or airplane, traveling is no pleasure. The healing art of aromatherapy may be your catalyst for achieving an enjoyable ride rather than gritting your teeth and holding your stomach as you count the moments until you arrive at your destination. Just remember, travel is supposed to...

Aromatherapy for Health and Well Being

The benefits of botanical substances have been known throughout time; ancient Egyptians used aromatic oils for religious and medicinal purposes. However, the term, "aromatherapy" was not coined until the 1920's. This marked the beginning of modern therapeutic use of oils. But it has only been in the last decade that American society has begun to seriously investigate and utilize this knowledge...

Treat Arthritis With Aromatherapy

Treat Arthritis With Aromatherapy Inflammation, pain and swelling of the joints are some of the symptoms of a disease called arthritis. It affects normal joint movement, which restricts motion. The sufferer may also feel feverish or fatigued. Arthritis is one of the leading causes of disability in the United States. It limits physical activity and in extreme cases it can cause deformity. There is no known cure for arthritis but a...

Aromatherapy: The Sweetest Way to Boost Fertility Naturally

Aromatherapy: The Sweetest Way to Boost Fertility Naturally If you are trying to conceive naturally and find that it isn't happening quickly you may be feeling a little anxious. Would you be happy if there was a way to lower your anxiety symptoms and increase your fertility? There is - aromatherapy. Aromatherapy is growing more and more popular and for a good reason. It's simple and non-invasive. You use essential oils, which are distilled and purified...