A comprehensive guide to using essential oils in health, beauty, and well-being.
Aromatherapy offers countless uses, from cosmetics to therapeutics for balancing body, mind, and spirit.
Drawing on 75 combined years of experience in botanical therapies, Keville and Green update their complete guide with the latest information for aromatherapy practitioners and students, providing an invaluable resource that includes more than 90 formulas for using essential oils in health and first aid, skin and hair care, massage, relaxation, and more.
From the Publisher
A comprehensive guide to using essential oils in health, beauty, and well-being. * Expanded and revised throughout, including new material on ayurvedic and ceremonial aromatherapy, massage, and herbal treatments, as well as updated resources and scientific findings.
About the Authors
KATHI KEVILLE is an internationally known herbalist and aromatherapist. The author of 12 books, she has taught seminars for more than 40 years and is the director of the American Herb Association in Nevada City, California.
MINDY GREEN has worked in the natural products industry for more than 35 years. She is a founding member of the American Herbalists Guild and is the clinical aromatherapist for the Aveda Corporation in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
If you have ever wanted a book on aromatherapy and essential oils then this is the one to buy! This book will benefit both the novice and expert. The title says it all “Aromatherapy: A Complete Guide to the Healing Art”. And it is more than a guide of essential oil definitions; the author goes into great detail with everything. In addition, the book goes into detail about the benefits as well as the levels of toxicity of different oils.
Now one thing great about this book is that you do not have to be a chemist to understand what is said. As well, the recipes are not a mile long for each ailment. You do not have to have a cupboard full of essential oils in order to create a remedy.
You will find detailed information on the history of essential oils, many chapters on various essential oils, a quick reference on page that outlines basic essential oils, aromatic recipes and so much more. This fantastic book also makes a brilliant gift!