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Aromatherapy Ideas

Aromatherapy for our Furry Friends

Aromatherapy for our Furry Friends

Going slightly off the beaten path as far as the benefits of aromatherapy are concerned let’s examine whether our household pets can benefit from being exposed to the essential oils that are at the foundation of the practice of aromatherapy. The first thing to know is that if you are using essential oils on you or your pet you should make every effort to ensure that the oils you are using are of the highest quality, like those from Aromanoma. Stay away from synthetic products. Some chemicals that are added to low cost oils may contain chemicals that can harm both...

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Aromatherapy and Kids

Aromatherapy and Kids

For lovers of the benefits that can be obtained from aromatherapy it’s always tempting to use the essential oils that are widely available to help soothe and protect kids. However, great care should be taken if you decide to apply the principles of aromatherapy to children. Most experts warn against using essential oils on very young children. Babies before the age of six months should not be exposed to essential oils. Their skin is far too thin and delicate and their immune systems are not developed enough. Upwards of 6 months to 2 years old children can be exposed to...

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Why is Aromatherapy So Popular?

Why is Aromatherapy So Popular?

In a day and age where everything seems filled with artificial ingredients and man made chemicals it’s refreshing to know that there are still natural ingredients and holistic remedies that can make a real difference to how we enjoy our lives. Perhaps this explains why aromatherapy continues to be so popular for those who want to simplify and enhance their well being. Far from being the latest fad, those who use aromatherapy essential oils are following a trend that has been established for hundreds, if not thousands of years. In fact some of the latest research indicates that essential oils...

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The Secret Sexiest Essential Oils

The Secret Sexiest Essential Oils

People have been using essential oils for 6,000 years. They’re been used to bring harmony to the home and improve mood, as well as medical treatment, however it may be less well known that essential oils (and aromatherapy) can improve your love life. That’s right, everyone from the ancient Egyptians to the Romans and even modern day city dwellers have discovered that smell is one of the most erotic of our senses. The reason that essential oils are no longer used in most perfumes is that they are simply too expensive to use in large industrial quantities. However, for those...

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Great Uses for Aromatherapy Essential Oil Combinations

Great Uses for Aromatherapy Essential Oil Combinations

Aromatherapy has been used for over 6,000 years for a variety of medical and psychological benefits. For many the clean fresh smell of a single variety of essential oil provides a soothing scent or topical application that makes a real difference to their quality of life. For others, half the fun of working with and enjoying essential oils is in the experimental mixing of various types of oils to achieve that perfect balance which sooths both body and soul. If you feel that you would benefit from mixing essential oils to achieve that balance what sorts of essential oils have...

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