This is a practical directory of over 80 essential oils, covering many unusual oils as well as those that are in popular use. The oils are extensively categorised, with each entry offering valuable information at a glance. Helpful descriptions are given of the oils' aromas, their chemical constituents and their effects on the mind and body.
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More and more people are discovering the benefits of essential oils. However, while the oils are safe in the hands of trained therapists, many consumers could be asking for trouble if not forewarned about the oils' various proprties.
This directory is a guide to using essential oils safely, healthfully and wisely. It includes all those in popular use, as well as many more unusual oils. Each oil is extensively categorised, including helpful information about its:
Aroma and sources
History and myths
Properties and precautions
Effects on the mind, body and skin
Use in blends
With an extensive glossary and blending chart, this text is a ready reckoner that no aromatherapist should be without.