Aromatherapy for Holistic Therapists
Providing students with a much-needed aromatherapy resource, this book provides detailed coverage of 43 essential oils with clear diagrams, common uses and chemical breakdown. It includes self-test sections at the end of each chapter, and a reference chart which allows students to select at-a-glance the right oils for the needs of their client.
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Appendix Multiplechoice answers
acne Alcohols Aldehydes allergy Anti-inflammatory Antiseptic Antispasmodic aromatherapy aromatherapy massage aromatherapy treatment Base note basil benzoin bergamot black pepper blend body Botanical family bronchitis cajeput carrier oil carrot seed cedarwood chamomile chamomile German citrus clary sage client clove colds colour the illustration cypress description and colour diluted drops of essential dry skin eczema Emmenagogue ensure essential oils Esters eucalyptus fennel flowers frankincense geranium ginger grapefruit green leaves headaches healing high blood pressure Hydrolats infections irritable bowel syndrome jasmine jojoba juniper Ketones lavender lemon lemongrass mandarin marjoram melissa Middle note moisturising Monoterpenes muscle muscular myrrh neroli nervous oil contains orange Oxides patchouli peppermint petitgrain pine Plant description pre-menstrual syndrome pregnancy Production properties psoriasis Read the plant relax rose rosemary rosewood sandalwood sebum sensitive skin Sesame Sesquiterpenes skin type solvent extraction sore throat Steam distillation stimulant stress sweet almond tea tree thyme Top note toxicity vetiver ylang-ylang