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The Aromatherapy Companion: Medical Uses, Ayurvedic Healing, Body Care Blends, Perfumes & Scents, Emotional Health & Well-Being (Herbal Body)

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Discover the Healing Benefits of Aromatherapy

In The Aromatherapy Companion, you'll find hundreds of soothing and healing recipes for beauty, health, and emotional well-being through every stage of life. Noted aromatherapist Victoria Edwards offers a comprehensive guide to using some of the more unusual essential oils and carrier oils, and shares her secret blends for the bath, massage, perfumery, health care, and aphrodisiacs. She also includes special recipes inspired by mythology, astrology, and Ayurvedic medicine.

Synopsis:

Edwards shares 13 years of experience to create the most comprehensive aromatherapy guide available including profiles of essential oils, instructions for blending and using them, and information on careers in aromatherapy.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-273) and index.

About the Author

Internationally known aromatherapy teacher and consultant Victoria Edwards spends her time as owner and operator of the Leydet Aromatics mail-order business. Additionally, Victoria is the author of Storey's The Aromatherapy Companion and is the director of the Aromatherapy Institute and Research Center. She is a member of the National Institute of Holistic Aromatherapists and lives in northern California.

Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter 1: Introduction to Aromatherapy and Essential Oils

Chapter 2: An Overview of Essential Oils and Their Properties

Chapter 3: Aromachemistry

Chapter 4: Safety and Toxicity Guidelines

Chapter 5: Carrier Oils — The Vehicles of Delivery

Chapter 6: Basic Aromatherapy Applications

Chapter 7: Creating Your Own Blends

Chapter 8: Natural Perfumery

Chapter 9: Aphrodisiacs

Chapter 10: Aromatherapy and Ayurveda

Chapter 11: Mythology and Aromatherapy

Chapter 12: Aromatherapy for Children and Teenagers

Chapter 13: Aromatherapy for Pregnancy and Menopause

Chapter 14: Men and Aromatherapy

Chapter 15: Aromatherapy for Successful Aging

Glossary

Recommended Reading

Resources

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580171502
Author:
Edwards, Victoria H.
Publisher:
Storey Publishing
Author:
Edwards, Victoria H.
Location:
Pownal, Vt. :
Subject:
Herbal Medications
Subject:
Aromatherapy
Subject:
HEALTH and FITNESS / Herbal Medications
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Aromatherapy
Subject:
HEALTH & FITNESS / Herbal Medications
Subject:
HEALTH & FITNESS / Beauty & Grooming
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Herbal Body
Publication Date:
19990131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8 x 8
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8 x 8 x 0.81 in 1.13 lb

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