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Aromatherapy Skin Care Advice

Discover the secrets of aromatherapy to benefit natural skin care.

About aromatherapy

The gentle art of aromatherapy has been practiced for more than 6000 years.

Aromatherapy is a science based on the use of essential oils derived from flowers, trees, herbs and resins because of their powers to heal and cleanse.  Essential oils are also beloved for their mood-enhancing properties as well as the sheer pleasure of their fragrances.

Aromatherapy has regained its popularity in recent years as we look to the wisdom the past to restore the balance that has been lost in modern life.  Stress, pollution, unhealthy diet and our hectic but sedentary lifestyle have all had an adverse effect on our bodies and spirits.

The art of aromatherapy harnesses the power of essential oils to work on our senses - particularly smell and touch - to restore the harmony of body, mind and spirit.

Essentials oils can be used to treat common ailments, promote good health and well-being and to enhance every aspect of your life.

These potent, volatile essences are nature's gift to our body and mind.

We have included valuable information on the use of essential oils to heal and soothe various skin conditions:

 

The juice of the aloe vera plant can be applied directly to burns to help them heal.