Essential Oils

Essential Oils

Book - 2016
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Penguin Putnam

An instructional reference guide to essential oils and aromatherapy from the experts at Neal's Yard Remedies, a trusted source for natural, nontoxic health and beauty products.

Learn how to harness the healing powers of essential oils for treating maladies and improving mental and physical well-being so you feel great in every way. Use homeopathic alternatives to treat everyday health and wellness concerns, including:

   • Acne
   • PMS
   • Insomnia
   • Indigestion
   • Soothing inflammation
   • Rebalancing energy
   • Enhancing focus
   • Releasing stress

Whether you live an all-natural lifestyle or you are just beginning to use alternative methods to eliminate synthetic chemicals from your everyday products, Essential Oils is packed with authoritative information to answer your questions.

This visual guide features comprehensive profiles of 88 essential oils, stunning full-color photographs, and helpful guidance for using, blending, and storing. Understand what essential oils are, where they come from, and how they benefit the body. Choose from 33 focused recipes to rejuvenate your total person. Learn classic remedies for the most common emotional and physical conditions.

An illustrated A-to-Z reference section helps identify the most useful oils, plus shares tips on application methods and massage techniques. Up-to-date safety recommendations help you learn how to use them for maximum benefit.

Essential Oils can help you improve your overall well-being and start you on the path to a more natural you.

Baker & Taylor
Featuring comprehensive overviews of more than 80 essential oils, such as ylang-ylang, cedarwood and cinnamon, this introductory guide provides detailed information on blending, storing and applying these oils for home and beauty uses as well as for relieving common ailments. Original.

Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, c2016
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9781465454379
Branch Call Number: 615.321 ESS
Characteristics: 256 p. :,col. ill. ;,24 cm.


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