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Know Your Aromas

  • Dec 5, 2009
The volume contains very valuable aromas for
the home, bedroom, job, gym and personal fragrances.
Some important applications are as follows:

o ants- camphor, pine and peppermint
o clothes- lavender and sage
o hair- lavender, eucalyptus, oregano, peppermint, thyme
o garden- garlic, anise, basil and chamomile
o circulation-ginger, lemon grass, eucalyptus
o oils for blood vessels (chamomile, lemon, cedarwood)
o sports massage oils are clove, basil, cinnamon and sage
o gym oils are peppermint,camphor and eucalyptus
o antiviral oils are bay, eucalyptus, garlic, black pepper,
clove buds, lavender, sage and thyme
o fragrance oils are lavender, lemon balm and peppermint
o hair growth (Vitamin E, ginger, peppermint, basil )
o colds and sinus- eucalyptus
o ear infections (lavender, tea tree oil
o fevers- lavender

This book is a treasure chest of information on fine oils.

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This book gave suggestions for using both herbs and essential oils in health and beauty applications. It covered the use of herbs and essential oils in massage, in cooking, and in making perfume and beauty products like lip balm, lotions, daily skin care, shampoos, and so on. They gave enough scientific and detailed information that a person could safely and competently make their own mixes to achieve a desired effect. In the back, they also included quick-reference charts covering what essential …
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Aromatherapy offers countless uses, from cosmetics to therapeutics for balancing body, mind, and spirit. Drawing on 75 combined years of experience in botanical therapies, Keville and Green update their complete guide with the latest information for aromatherapy practitioners and students, providing an invaluable resource that includes more than 90 formulas for using essential oils in health and first aid, skin and hair care, massage, relaxation, and more.
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ISBN-10: 1580911897
ISBN-13: 978-1580911894
Author: Kathi Keville
Genre: Health, Mind & Body
Publisher: Crossing Press
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