Whether through massage, a hot aromatherapy bath or a cooling compress, essential oils can bring life-enhancing benefits to everyone. In this stunning addition to the Essential Handbook series we learn how to incorporate them into our lives. The first section of The Essential Oils Handbook describes how the oils are extracted from plants, evocatively explains how they have been used traditionally in different cultures, and guides the reader in the best ways to integrate them safely and effectively into their daily routine. This is followed by an invaluable directory of 100 oils, each complemented by a full-color photograph of the plant from which the oil is extracted. Every information-packed entry offers examples of how you can use the oil to benefit both mind and body, whether massaging sore muscles with rosemary oil or adding ylang ylang oil to a bath to calm your mind. For each oil, key points are highlighted to provide essential information and fascinating facts at a glance. Authoritative yet accessible, this book will delight anyone who wants to use oils to enhance their well-being, or simply takes great pleasure in these complex, alluring fragrances.
Publisher: Engineers India Research In
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Genre: Aromatic plants
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Author: K. Husnu Can Baser
Publisher: CRC Press
Release Date: 2009-12-28
Egyptian hieroglyphs, Chinese scrolls, and Ayurvedic literature record physicians administering aromatic oils to their patients. Today society looks to science to document health choices and the oils do not disappoint. The growing body of evidence of their efficacy for more than just scenting a room underscores the need for production standards, quality control parameters for raw materials and finished products, and well-defined Good Manufacturing Practices. Edited by two renowned experts, the Handbook of Essential Oils covers all aspects of essential oils from chemistry, pharmacology, and biological activity, to production and trade, to uses and regulation. Bringing together significant research and market profiles, this comprehensive handbook provides a much-needed compilation of information related to the development, use, and marketing of essential oils, including their chemistry and biochemistry. A select group of authoritative experts explores the historical, biological, regulatory, and microbial aspects. This reference also covers sources, production, analysis, storage, and transport of oils as well as aromatherapy, pharmacology, toxicology, and metabolism. It includes discussions of biological activity testing, results of antimicrobial and antioxidant tests, and penetration-enhancing activities useful in drug delivery. New information on essential oils may lead to an increased understanding of their multidimensional uses and better, more ecologically friendly production methods. Reflecting the immense developments in scientific knowledge available on essential oils, this book brings multidisciplinary coverage of essential oils into one all-inclusive resource.
Author: Susanne Fischer-Rizzi
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Health & Fitness
"When essential oils are put in a lamp, inhaled, applied to the skin, placed in bathwater, or even taken orally, a person can feel relaxed, energized, or uplifted. In this beautifully illustrated book, a holistic practitioner describes the history and physiological basis of aromatherapy, tells how to extract and store the oils, and gives detailed information on 27 of the most important essential oils, including their dosages and beneficial effects."-- "LJ . 240 pages, 2-color throughout, 8 1/4 x 11.
Author: NIIR Board
Publisher: ASIA PACIFIC BUSINESS PRESS Inc.
Release Date: 2011-02-09
Essential oils are also known as volatile oils, ethereal oils or aetherolea, or simply as the oil of the plant from which they were extracted. Essential oils are generally used in perfumes, cosmetics, soaps and other products, for flavoring food and drink, and for adding scents to incense and household cleaning products. Various essential oils have been used medicinally at different periods in history. Medical applications proposed by those who sell medicinal oils range from skin treatments to remedies for cancer, and often are based solely on historical accounts of use of essential oils for these purposes. Interest in essential oils has revived in recent decades with the popularity of aromatherapy, a branch of alternative medicine that claims that essential oils and other aromatic compounds have curative effects. Oils are volatilized or diluted in carrier oil and used in massage, diffused in the air by a nebulizer, heated over a candle flame, or burned as incense. This book describes about the physicochemical properties, chemical composition, distillation, yield, quality of essential oils, process of extraction of essential oils, manufacture of essential oils, products derived from essential oils and so on. The book in your hands contains formulae, processes, and test parameters of different types of essential oils derived from different natural sources. This is very helpful book for new entrepreneurs, professionals, institutions and for those who are already engaged in this field.
Create Your Own Essential Oils Lists, Recipes and More! The benefits and healing power of essential oils cannot be disputed. More popular than ever, the wonderful scents and amazing healing properties of aromatherapy and essential oils are a natural solution to many health problems. Understanding how essential oils work can help you experience amazing results, assisting in issues such as: Anxiety Sleep problems Digestion issues Headaches Pregnancy-related problems PMS Stress Many more... This helpful and insightful journal will help you organize your oils, determine which ones you want to invest in, create your own unique recipes, and much more! This book also has pages listing helpful blends for different times of the year, blends to help with restfulness, wellness, cleaning and more! It's perfect for the beginning essential oil user! Grab this awesome essential oils planner and journal today and start learning more about this amazing resource!
Author: N. H. J. Creations
Publisher: Independently Published
Release Date: 2019-04-18
Create Your Own Essential Oils Lists, Recipes and More! The benefits and healing power of essential oils cannot be disputed. More popular than ever, the wonderful scents and amazing healing properties of aromatherapy and essential oils are a natural solution to many health problems. Understanding how essential oils work can help you experience amazing results, assisting in issues such as: Anxiety Sleep problems Digestion issues Headaches Pregnancy-related problems PMS Stress Many more... This helpful and insightful journal will help you organize your oils, determine which ones you want to invest in, create your own unique recipes, and much more! This book also has pages listing helpful blends for different times of the year, blends to help with restfulness, wellness, cleaning and more! Grab this awesome essential oils planner and journal today and start learning more about this amazing resource!
Would you like to know the health benefits of essential oils and the use of this natural remedy to ease your body suffering? Unlike other books, this handbook will provide you the knowledge of various types of essential oils as an alternative medicine to relieve ailments and strengthen your immune system. Inside you will discover: - How to use essential oils to get rid of odors, insects, etc to equip you with the various useful applications to help in your daily life - The essential oils recipes for fighting off cold, anxiety, pain, soothing sleep and many more when medicine no longer works for you - The different methods to make your own essential oils and the use from morning till night to let you achieve the best relieving results - The tips to avoid buying fake essential oils that may cause harm to your body - The benefits of salves and 10 healing recipes to enable you to create the type you need and not available in the shop - The essential oil labor kit to ease nervousness, strengthen contraction, reduce labor pain, etc to let you have a smooth delivery - Homemade lip balm and skin lotion recipes whereby you are uncertain whether the ingredients offered in the shop may cause allergy - And much, much more! (Bonus gift is enclosed inside)
Author: Marian Johnson
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
Release Date: 2013-02-26
Genre: Health & Fitness
Looking to learn about aromatherapy and essential oils? The Aromatherapy Handbook has you covered. This comprehensive look into the world of essential oils is packed full of the information you need to get started using essential oils effectively to improve your health. The following topics are covered in this book: What aromatherapy is and how it can benefit you. A brief history of aromatherapy. A review of the many ways essential oils can be used to improve your health. Topical application and inhalation of essential oils. Measuring essential oils. What essential oils are made of. The chemistry of essential oils explained in simple terms. Why quality matters when it comes to essential oils. Dangerous essential oils you need to avoid at all costs. Carrier oils. What they are and how to properly use them. 10 essential oils you need to own. Additional oils you may want to add to your collection. Essential oil blends that have therapeutic benefits. Covers everything from abdominal cramping to wrinkle control. How to create your own oil blends that smell great.
Green pesticides, also called ecological pesticides, are pesticides derived from organic sources which are considered environmentally friendly and are causing less harm to human and animal health and to habitats and the ecosystem. Essential oils based insecticides started have amazing features. This book gives a full spectrum of the whole range of essential oil based pesticides that may be used in pest control. It discusses the uses and limitations, including the recent advances in this area. It describes the metabolism and mode of action, and provides the present status of essential oil based pesticide residues in foodstuffs, soil and water.