The Art of Aromatherapy
The Healing and Beautifying Properties of the Essential Oils of Flowers and Herbs
ISBN10: 0892810017 ISBN13: 9780892810017 Publisher: Healing Arts Pr Published: Apr 1 1978 Weight: 0.80lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
This complete, practical guide shows how to use the essential oils of flowers and herbs as a gentle yet effective method of natural healing. Beginning with the history and use of essential oils in cosmetics and perfumes from ancient Egyptian times to the present day, the author details 29 essences, with their properties and applications in more than 100 conditions, ranging from emotional stress to skin disorders.
Includes easy-to-prepare recipes for massage and medicinal oils, facial masks, ointments, and aromatic baths.