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Aromatherapy and Ailments

Aromatherapy and Natural Progressions in the Body

Aromatherapy in the Media

BBC News: Aromatherapy oils 'kill superbug'
BBC: Blue tits embrace 'aromatherapy'
BBC: Could aromatherapy actually affect my memory?

Daily Mail
Daily Mail: A boozy sleep! Aromatherapy experts are now recommending BEER essential oils to help people relax and get some shut-eye
Daily Mail: A-roar-matherapy: Zoo treats its pride of lions to the modern-day spa experience
Daily Mail: Beauty treats to match your star sign
Daily Mail: Benefits of Eucalyptus showers
Daily Mail: Britains got talent winner 'Pudsey' gets a dog massage
Daily Mail: Cancer survivor: When aromatherapy guru Geraldine Howard was diagnosed with cancer, she resolved to use her skills to boost her own recovery 
Daily Mail: Can TREES help cure your anxiety? (including Essential oils cedarwood, hiba and douglas fir ) Renowned professor reveals how to practice the Japanese art of 'forest bathing' to lower blood pressure and ease stress
Daily Mail: Frankincense may treat arthritis by attaching to the body's swollen areas and blocking inflammation, study says
Daily Mail: From years of grime to sparkling clean: Mother shares the $5.20 eucalyptus product that wipes off stubborn stains from shower doors within MINUTES
Daily Mail: Heal yourself - in the bath
Daily Mail: History in your garden: Sweet violet (Viola odorata)
Daily Mail: How massage is playing a vital role in hospitals
Daily Mail: Lavender really is relaxing: Scientists discover the fragrant flower may help people unwind and could even be a safer alternative to anti-anxiety drugs
Daily Mail: Money really DOES grow on trees: Scientists in Australia find traces of gold in eucalyptus leaves
Daily Mail: More essential oils
Daily Mail: Oils to suit your skin type
Daily Mail: The good essential oil guide
Daily Mail: There are 64 ways to massage - which is right for you?
Daily Mail: The secret of natural beauty: Essential oils that will keep you looking younger for longer
Daily Mail: Treatment of the week: Aromatherapy massage is a scent of success
Daily Mail: Using Essential Oils Safely
Daily Mail: Which is your essential oil?
Daily Mail: Why a whiff of rosemary DOES help you remember: Sniffing the herb can increase memory by 75%
Daily Mail: Why massage is good for your health 

Hello Magazine
Hello Magazine: Aromatherapy during pregnancy
Hello Magazine: Argan oil: Find out why celebrities love this liquid gold

The Telegraph
Telegraph: Aromatherapy offered to pregnant women during birth as 'natural pain relief'
Telegraph: Aromatherapy really works
Telegraph: How entrepreneur Geraldine Howard made aromatherapy an investor's dream
Telegraph: Lavender is the secret to keeping a horse calm, scientists find
Telegraph: Scents that are here to stays that are here to stay
Telegraph: Shakespeare Was Right: Rosemary Oil Boosts Memory
Telegraph: Smell of jasmine 'as calming as valium'
Telegraph: What will save the frankincense tree?

Diet Weight Lose: Kirstin (Dunst) loves aromatherapy and essential oils
Medical News Today: How to use rosemary oil for hair growth
Mens Health Magazine: Why essential oils are a man’s best friend
Natural News: Avocado oil is a key component in the fight against free-radical aging and cancer proliferation
TV Show Super Nanny: How aromatherapy can help children and how it works

Avoiding Burnout

Psychology Today article: Therapist Burnout - Preventing therapist burnout
American Massage Therapy Association article: Putting Yourself on the Priority List

Essential Oils (Individual Oils)

See resources page for specific monographs etc.

Essential Oil Quality/Purity




Therapeutic Properties of Essential Oils