Synopses & Reviews
Create your own personal aromatic oils for every useandmdash;healing, pleasure, and beautyandmdash;with this comprehensive aromatherapy recipe book. It includes exact formulas for making hundreds of blends for stress relief, motion sickness, premenstrual syndrome, cellulite reduction, massage, skin and hair care, air fresheners, and more. Drawn from the worldand#39;s flowers, trees, seeds, and roots, the oils offer an amazing variety of applications.and#160;
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Exact formulas for making hundreds of blends for skin and hair care, relief of stress and pre-menstrual syndrome, baby oils and powders, cellulite reduction, massage oils, and more. "It's interesting to just page through the alphabetical section and learn the purported advantages of oils, from allspice (Pimenta officinalis) to ylang-ylang (Cananga odorata)."--Booklist
Provides exact formulas for hundreds of blends of basic essential oils. These oils, drawn from flowers, trees, seeds and roots, have been developed through the centuries by many cultures. The oils charted here offer a variety of applications, including beauty, health and pleasure.
About the Author
Carol Schiller and David Schiller have been working with formulating aromatherapy blends since 1986. Their aromatherapy articles have appeared in Mothering, Massage, Health World, Herb Quarterly, and Your Health. They also instruct classes for colleges and hold training courses for companies.