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October 4, 2014

aromatherapy oils

aromatherapy is an ancient therapeutic treatment that enhances well being, relieves stress and helps in the rejuvenation and regeneration of the human body. it has been used throughout history in the traditional medical practices of the world's greatest civilisations. nowadays, aromatherapy is widely accepted by orthodox and complementary practitioners as one of the most comprehensive of the natural therapies.

aromatherapy oils are pure essences extracted or distilled from plants. flowers, leaves, roots, resins, seeds and fruits of many herbs, shrubs and trees are used to provide aromatic oils, each with their own unique healing properties. some oils are used for their balancing effects on the nervous and hormonal systems, some for their ability to improve the function of bodily systems. many oils have a powerful antiseptic action, while others act as natural painkillers. rosemary essential oil has a stimulating effect; lavender is used for its ability to calm and sedate.

a list of aromatherapy oils

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posted by fuyubi @ 10:10 PM


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