Chemistry of Aromatherapeutic Oils


Author: E Joy Bowles
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
ISBN: 9781741152173
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
Page: 256
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This revised study of the chemistry and pharmacology of aromatherapy oils offers a practical approach to learning the basics of essential oils. Moving step-by-step at the molecular level through 89 scents, this work includes useful diagrams as well as techniques for oil extraction. Discussed are techniques for applying the benefits of aromatherapy to different body systems including muscles and joints, the respiratory system, and the immune system. An ideal handbook for those interested in aromatherapy as a holistic therapy, this work also provides many tips for how even the most simple applications of aromatherapy can improve one's quality of life.

Essential Chemistry for Aromatherapy E-Book


Author: Sue Clarke
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702037052
Category: Medical
Page: 320
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This new edition of ESSENTIAL CHEMISTRY FOR SAFE AROMATHERAPY provides an accessible account of the key theoretical aspects of chemistry and their application into the safe practice of aromatherapy. For readers with a limited science background, this book offers a clear and concisely written guide to essential information in chemistry. For practitioners, the book applies chemistry to the practical and therapeutic use of essential oils, and leads to a better understanding of composition, properties and technical data related to essential oils. Takes the fear and mystery out of chemistry for aromatherapy students! Presents crucial information in a clear and easily-digestible format, highlighting key points all along Allows professional aromatherapists to practice with greater confidence, safety and skill, and to extend the range of their practice through a clearer understanding of chemical properties of essential oils. Covers the scope of what is taught at major aromatherapy teaching centres, and structures the material to make sure each chapter provides the reader with a rounded understanding of the topic covered. A glossary is included for easy reference. Fully-updated throughout Chapter 5, Analytical Techniques completely brought up to date Chapter 6 Oil Profiles updated to include those used in current training New section entitled ‘In perspectives’ covers risks and benefits, interpretation of clinical trials and experimental data, use of essential oils in aromatherapy and functional groups in relation to therapeutic properties

Aromatherapie von A - Z


Author: Patricia Davis
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783442142316
Category:
Page: 494
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Essential Oils

A Handbook for Aromatherapy Practice Second Edition
Author: Jennifer Peace Rhind
Publisher: Singing Dragon
ISBN: 9780857010728
Category: Medical
Page: 304
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Revised and significantly expanded, the new edition of this handbook provides full information on the use of essential oils in the field of contemporary aromatherapy, based on the research evidence behind their therapeutic applications. The author provides the historical and cultural context for our understanding of aromatherapy, with an overview of its relationships with Greek, Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine. She gives a detailed account of how essential oils are created, how and where aromatherapy is used, the underlying pharmacology, and the current research. The characteristics of over 100 essential oils, absolutes and resinoids are provided in detail, including botanical and chemical information, usage and combinations. This will be an indispensable text for all students and practitioners of aromatherapy and related disciplines, as well as anyone interested in the use of essential oils for health and well-being.

Praxis Aromatherapie

Grundlagen - Steckbriefe - Indikationen ; 6 Tabellen
Author: Monika Werner,Ruth von Braunschweig
Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag
ISBN: 9783830471899
Category:
Page: 322
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The Chemistry of Essential Oils Made Simple

God's Love Manifest in Molecules
Author: David Stewart
Publisher: Care Publications
ISBN: 9780934426992
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 848
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"Whether you have a background in chemistry or not, you will understand and enjoy this book. It will enlighten and entertain you while demonstrating, by the chemistry of essential oils, that God's power and divine nature can be seen through the things he has made. (Romans 1:20). Based on both science and scripture, this book reveals the harmony between the two. Dr. Stewart describes the relationship between the material world and the spiritual world to explain how oils bring healing."--Back cover.

The Western Herbal Tradition E-Book

2000 years of medicinal plant knowledge
Author: Graeme Tobyn,Alison Denham,Margaret Whitelegg
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702048453
Category: Medical
Page: 392
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The Western Herbal Tradition provides a comprehensive and critical exploration of the use of plant medicines through 2000 years of history from Dioscorides to the present day. It follows each of the 27 herbs through a wide range of key sources from European, Arabic and American traditions including Greek, Roman and Renaissance texts. A rich discussion of the historical texts is balanced with current application and research. The herbs have been selected on the basis of common use by practising herbalists. Each illustrated monograph contains: Species, identification and botanical description A study of the characterisation and medicinal use of the plants consistently drawn from featured herbals which includes the authors’ own translations from the Latin Assessment of past and current texts in the transmission of herbal knowledge Consideration of traditional therapeutics, including humoral and physiomedical approaches Suggestions towards a modern experiential approach through Goethean methodology Current evidence on pharmacological constituents Review of evidence on safety Recommendations for internal and external uses, prescribing and dosage Excellent illustrations accompany each monograph to aid learning First book to cover broader historical perspective and discussions of issues surrounding each herb Written by leading experts who are well known in the field Includes some monographs of which there is little material already available The bibliographic evidence provided could support applications for registration of Herbal Medicinal Products under the provisions of the Traditional Herbal Medicinal Product Directive An excellent valuable resource for everyone interested in herbal medicine

Aromatherapy for the Emotions


Author: Kylie Thompson
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1411631935
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
Page: 172
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The complete guide to using nature's essential oils to treat negative emotional states, and enhance positive emotions. Contains 51 essential oil profiles according to their effects on emotional states. Contains over 45 recipes for massage oil blends, over 45 recipes for bath blends and over 180 recipes for the oil burner all designed for individual emotional states (eg. grief, fear, anger, anxiety, heartbreak). The book explains how aroma can affect emotions, and also explains how negative emotional states can impact on a person's overall physical and mental well-being. The book also has a detailed section on choosing oils according to personality, and also a section devoted to aromatherapy's effects on the body's energy system and also explains how blockages in the energy system can occur due to prolonged negative emotional states. Individual essential oils are identified according to their chakra orientations. A massage technique for balancing and unblocking the chakras is also described.

Aromatherapy

A Practical Approach
Author: Vicki Pitman
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 9780748773466
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 364
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Written for students of aromatherapy, this book contains in-depth detail on the characteristics, chemistry, sourcing and application of essential oils.

The Chemistry of Joy

A Three-Step Program for Overcoming Depression Through Western Science and Eastern Wisdom
Author: Henry Emmons, MD,Rachel Kranz
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743265076
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 290
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Argues that medication alone is insufficient to treat depression, and draws on eastern and western approaches that address depression as a symptom of chemical imbalances that can be treated psychologically, spiritually, and physically through lifestyle choices.

Die Kunst der Alchimisten

alles über Parfum
Author: Mandy Aftel
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783352006548
Category:
Page: 239
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Praxis der Neuen Aromatherapie.

Rezepte und Anwendungen.
Author: Kurt Schnaubelt
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783802513480
Category:
Page: 85
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1001 natürliche Hausmittel

für Haus und Garten, Gesundheit und Körperpflege
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783831033300
Category:
Page: 191
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Chemija


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Chemistry
Page: N.A
View: 1931
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Handbook of Essential Oils

Science, Technology, and Applications, Second Edition
Author: K. Husnu Can Baser,Gerhard Buchbauer
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1466590475
Category: Science
Page: 1112
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The second edition of Handbook of Essential Oils: Science, Technology, and Applications provides a much-needed compilation of information related to the development, use, and marketing of essential oils. It focuses particularly on the chemistry, pharmacology, and biological activities of essential oils, with contributions from a worldwide group of expert authorities on their historical, biological, regulatory, and biotransformation aspects. Features in the Second Edition: New chapters on the natural variability of components that often occurs in essential oils and on the natural processes that cause adulteration of essential oils Revisions, updates, and expansions of previous chapters Splits a previous chapter on biological activities of essential oils into two separate chapters on biological activities and antioxidative properties The book covers a wide range of areas applicable to essential oils research, including sources, production, analysis, storage, transport, chemistry, aromatherapy, pharmacology, toxicology, metabolism, technology, biotransformation, application, utilization, and trade. It includes discussions of biological activity testing, results of antimicrobial and antioxidant tests, and penetration-enhancing activities useful in drug delivery. A continuation of its preceding edition that features enhanced and expanded information, the second edition of Handbook of Essential Oils provides you with a broad and authoritative knowledge base in the study and use of essential oils.

Aromatherapy Easy Guide for beginners


Author: N.A
Publisher: Daniela Marrone
ISBN: N.A
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 59
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Aromatherapy is a therapeutic method that makes use of aromatic essences, also called essential oils, to treat various ailments in the physical, mental and spiritual. In aromatherapy, the use of essential oils, through the various methods of absorption, allows to get into the deepest spheres that constitute an individual, those that characterize its psychic functions. Aromatherapy easy guide for beginners is a practical guide for those who approach to aromatherapy. Aromatherapy is a multifaceted healing hart which use the essential oils of aromatic plants and trees to promote health of body and serenity of mind. This e-book sets out to prove that the basic principles on which aromatherapy is based are no less valid today. It contains the profile of 10 common essential oils and also an introduction to common ailments and the use of aromatherapy in skincare. Chapters include: Introduction to Holistic Medicine Brief history method of absorption essential oils Chemistry and aromatherapy essential oils safety Base oils, aromatic waters and herbal oils The skin (essential oils in skincare) Profile of 10 essential oils Common ailments

The Essential Oils Complete Reference Guide

Over 250 Recipes for Natural Wholesome Aromatherapy
Author: KG Stiles
Publisher: Page Street Publishing
ISBN: 1624143067
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 464
View: 3354
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Everything You Need to Know About Essential Oils for Pure Healing & Wellness Explore the world of natural, nontoxic essential oils for all aspects of your life. Stimulate your senses and soothe your body and soul with the popular practice that has become a respected, safe alternative to modern medicine. Learn all about essential oils to use for bettering your life and the lives of your family and friends. Included are: - Profiles of the most widely used essential oils - Formulas and blending guides with the most effective techniques for using them - Accurate application methods from time-honored poultices to modern day steam inhalation - Remedies for a wide range of ailments including muscle strain, headaches and skin problems - DIY personal care from beauty treatments, massage and cooking to moms & new babies, pets and spiritual healing - Over 300 stunning images This comprehensive guide is a must-have resource and welcome addition to the libraries of experienced and novice aromatherapists alike.