The Essential Oil Doctor
nerves

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Essential Oils for the Nerves

When there is too much to do and too little time, when it feels as though you are pushing a boulder up a hill, when your reserves are low and the slightest thing sets you on edge, then you really… Continue Reading…

skin and hair care

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Skin and Hair Care

Below is some skin and hair care conditions and treatment. Skin Care Conditions and Treatments The numbers next to the oils refer to the number of drops to be used. Halve the number of drops used for children between three… Continue Reading…

peppermint

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Peppermint Essential Oil

Mentha piperita In Ancient Greece, wreaths of peppermint were worn on the head at feasts, and tables were decorated with it. In England, in the 18th century, there were famous peppermint fields in Mitcham, in Surrey. Nowadays, most of the… Continue Reading…

passive method of use

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Passive Methods of Use

Passive methods of use are ways of spreading the fragrance of essential oils into a room so that the aromas can be enjoyed immediately.; the essential oils are inhaled but do not come into direct contact with the body. Vaporizers… Continue Reading…

essential oils for hair and skin

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Essential Oils for the Skin and Hair

Using aromatherapy to help skin problems is one of the best ways to observe what the oils are actually doing. As patches of redness fade, blemishes heal, inflammation is reduced, the skin responds to the toning properties of essential oils,… Continue Reading…

Rose essential oil

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Rose Essential Oil

Rosa damascena “By any other name would smell as sweet” wrote Shakespeare, the sweet, heady fragrance of rose is famous as the symbol of true love. Candied rose petals, rose jam, and rosewater have been eaten and drunk since Roman… Continue Reading…

Frankincense Essential Oil

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Frankincense Essential Oil

Boswellia carterri Frankincense is famous for being one of the gifts brought by the wise men to the infant Christ as His birth. The name stems from old French and means “true incense“. Historically, frankincense gum has been burned in… Continue Reading…

how to use essential oils

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How to use Essential Oils

There are a number of methods on how to use essential oils and promote an overall sense of well-being. Massage is most often used, compresses and baths can be easily prepared at home, and inhalation is great for attacking colds… Continue Reading…

What is Aromatherapy?

AROMATHERAPY

What is Aromatherapy?

Aromatherapy uses “aromas,” essential oils from plants, as a “therapy,” a way of improving a person’s health and well-being. Applying essential oils with massage, or in baths, inhalations, and vaporizers can have signiticantly positive effects on a person’s mood, as… Continue Reading…

aromatherapy

AROMATHERAPY

A Gift From Nature

When you walk past a rose bush, stop for a minute and inhale the cool sweet fragrance, pause and feel that sense of total well-being; you have just experienced Aromatherapy. When you chop herbs in the kitchen and the pungent… Continue Reading…

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