Aromatherapy is the therapeutic use of aromatic essential oils on or around the body. Aromatic molecules from 100% pure, therapist grade essential oils are introduced to the body for the treatment and prevention of disease states.
These beautifully scented natural oils are blended specifically to alleviate the symptoms of and improve health conditions and enhance wellbeing. Aromatherapy is often used in conjunction with massage, reiki, breath work , mindfulness and affirmations. Specific essential oils are used for their effect on various muscles, organs, the nervous system and the brain, their influence on hormones and improvement of the immune system, gently bringing about therapeutic results.
Stress, anxiety and other psychological conditions are supported effectively by inducing relaxation, improving mood and soothing the emotions with their action on the nervous system. By affecting the limbic system directly, aromatherapy oils can also enhance memory and cognition, motivation and vitality.
With their antimicrobial and skin healing properties, aromatherapy oils provide powerful remedies for skin conditions and general skin care for all ages. Aromatherapy oil blends, creams and packs may be prescribed in conjunction with other natural therapies to assist with acute and chronic skin conditions, while creams, oil blends and lotions can be handmade to suit each individuals needs, resulting in rejuvenated and radiant skin. Aromatherapy is often combined with massage therapy to enhance desire healing effects.