Third Edition of the Comlete Guide to Aromatherapy
The third edition provides a framework for the practice of holistic aromatherapy. It includes monographs of 110 essential oils. Each monograph includes description of the botany and origins, organoleptic profile, chemical composition, history and traditional uses, a comprehensive review of pharmacological and clinical studies, actions and indications, blending tips, and advice for the safe use and more.
Aromatherapy and Chakras
This book introduces you to the principles of subtle therapies and energy medicine. It examines the scientific evidence for the existence of chakras and review the results of a study which confirms the relationship between the chakras and essential oils. It explores how modern Western psychology and transpersonal psychologists are using chakras to provide us with a more holistic framework of understanding human consciousness. It studies each of the major seven chakras in detail, analysing the influence that each chakra has on our psyche and wellbeing and what to expect when the chakra is balanced or not balanced. Most importantly, it discuss strategies to keep the chakras balanced using essential oils.
The Aromatree book has been 30 years in the making. It provides you with very comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge and understanding of aromatherapy. It started out as an idea to make learning aromatherapy enjoyable and informative. Over the years it has evolved to reflect the complexity and diversity of aromatherapy. As an educator Salvatore often noticed how frustrated people became when they had to learn the individual properties and actions of essential oils. The Aromatree identifies the relationships that exist between the individual oils and the different parts of the Aromatree – the roots and rhizomes, resins, woods, seeds, fruits, leaves and flowers. This book examines the relationship and pattern between the botany of the plant, traditional folklore, symbolism, mythology of plants, aroma, chemistry, pharmacology, essential oil safety, our psyche, our personality, the chakras, the energetics according to traditional Chinese medicine and Ayurveda, and blending tips. It embraces all aspects of aromatherapy. Whether you are a beginning or a professional aromatherapists you will gain an incredible insight into using essential oils from this book.