The Ultimate Guide to Aromatherapy and Essential Oils: An illustrated guide to crafting over 100 formulations for healing and wellness (Paperback)Athena Perrakis (author)
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Since ancient times, essentials oils and aromatherapy have served utilitarian purposes, as well as sacred ones. Our sense of smell accesses our limbic brain-- the oldest part of our central nervous system--and impacts our mood, our health, and our ability to create and recall memories.
Aromatherapy was used in ancient Egypt and essential oils were used as medicine against the "Black Death" pandemic in the Middle Ages. Today, aromatherapy is used in hospitals and other clinical settings to reduce stress and anxiety, and essential oils are employed for their antibacterial and antimicrobial properties.
The Ultimate Guide to Aromatherapy is a comprehensive guide to one of the oldest healing arts in history. Filled with techniques, tools, and tips, readers will learn everything they need to begin using essential oils and aromatherapy. Additionally, more seasoned practitioner will appreciate the breadth of oils covered in the book as well as innovative formulations for specific blends.
You will learn how to create:
-Essential oils for healing, including special formulations for specific conditions and recovery
-DIY cleaning products and home care products utilizing essentials oils
-Potions and scents for making a gathering place sacred, or attracting love and prosperity into your life.
-Healing formulations for protection, grounding, meditation, and safe travel.
With comprehensive practical information as well as rich narratives on the history and lore of essential oils, you will expand your competency in working with essentials oils and fragrances, as well as learn the magic behind this sacred craft.
Publisher: Fair Winds Press
Number of pages: 240
Dimensions: 254 x 203 mm
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