Tag: aromatherapy

May 18

Keep Deer Flies Away

      This is my favorite recipe using essential oils to keep deer flies away: 20 drops Lavender 10 drops Lemon 5 drops Eucalyptus 5 drops Tea Tree 5 drops Peppermint 3 drops Clove 2 drops Citronella Add all of these oils into an aromatherapy bottle or spray bottle along with 2 ounces carrier …

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Feb 25

Aromatherapy Significantly Decreases Pain and Depression

Aromatherapy, also referred to as Essential Oil Therapy, is the use of essential oils extracted from herbs, flowers, resin, woods and roots through steam distillation or cold pressing to balance, harmonize, and promote the health of the body, mind and spirit. Aromatherapy has been around for thousands of years. The Greeks, Romans and ancient Egyptians …

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Jun 06

Lavender and Bergamot Oils Combined with Massage Treat Depression and Anxiety

Aromatherapy massage is the use of essential oils (extracted from herbs, flowers, resin, woods and roots) for massaging certain areas of the body to the person’s specific needs. The aromatherapy massage therapist can select oils that are relaxing, energizing, stress-reducing, and balancing, etc.  The selected aromatherapy massage oils that will be used for the massage …

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Mar 11

Ginger and Sweet Orange Oil Effective in Alleviating Osteoarthritis

What is Osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis (OA), also known as degenerative arthritis, is a disease of the entire joint involving the cartilage, joint lining, ligaments, and underlying bone. The breakdown of these tissues eventually leads to pain and joint stiffness. The joints most commonly affected are the knees, hips, and those in the hands and spine. The …

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Jan 31

Complementary Therapies are Best Suited for Which Medical Conditions

Aromatherapy Aromatherapy is the use of essential oils from plants for healing. Although the word “aroma” makes it sound as if the oils are inhaled, they can also be massaged into the skin or — rarely — taken by mouth. You should never take essential oils by mouth without specific instruction from a trained and …

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Sep 04

Rose Aromatherapy Significantly Benefits Patients in the Quality of Sleep

Sleep disorders are a common occurrence in patients staying in hospitals. A patient’s sleep is usually interrupted, hourly, by clinicians taking care of the patient. We certainly realize, of course, these precautions have to be taken because you are in the hospital for a medical condition. Wouldn’t it be wonderful though to have an alternative …

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