Aromas that cure, revitalize, and animate. For thousands of years essential oils have been used therapeutically, cosmetically, and spiritually. Cultures around the world have discovered their powerful curative effects on the body and emotions. These oils, rich in properties and perfumes, form the basis for aromatherapy. This book explains how to enjoy an agreeable, fragrant massage, a hot and relaxing bath, or an aroma that envelops our home.
The authors of Aromatherapy & Subtle Energy Techniques lead the reader through the world of anointing, focusing on the oils themselves. They profile nearly 50 essential oils, explaining why certain ones are well suited for anointing, and offer different approaches to applying oil to the body-whether for everyday or special occasions. They also show how to create a sacred space for anointing and how to make anointing oils and sprays.
Inside that bottle of essential oil lies the key to beauty, health, and wellbeing-and this comprehensive illustrated reference contains the information needed to work aromatherapy's magic. It includes a directory of essential oils plus recipes for creams and lotions; remedies to overcome negative emotions; first aid therapies; and techniques to enhance meditation and massages.
This title includes information on the proper safety and handling of oils, extraction methods, practical everyday uses, documented properties and methods of use. The chapters detail ancient historical to present-day uses from around the world for carrier oils, essential oils, Co2 extracts, absolutes, and infused oils.
This book will carry you away to a world of exquisite, enchanting scents. Various fragrances affect our moods, may stimulate and excite us, bring us calmness and harmony, bewitch and inspire or even heal. Since ancient times essential oils and incense have been employed in healing, for seduction and for religious rituals. This book particularly addresses their subtle influences, but also presents and describes the plants from which they are obtained.
Magical Aromatherapy by Scott Cunningham combines the modern science of aromatherapy with the ancient science of magical perfumery. Together they make a powerful system that can improve your life and bring you what you want.
This complete guide to aromatherapy for hair and skin care explains how to create cosmetics that are custom-made, natural, vibrant, and healthy--and that avoid the preservatives and additives of commercial products. More than 100 recipes provide an endless variety of formulas and fragrances to choose from.