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Aromatherapy Essential Oils

What is aromatherapy?

Aromatherapy is a fast gaining alternative medication in which essential oils and aromatic compounds from plants are extracted. In this mode of treatment the mind and body is relaxed and makes you feel comfortable. These oils are used to inhale in the form of vapor as these oils are volatile and mix well in warm water and can be applied to the body as a massage. These aromatic oils have a strong aroma and are used to treat various ailments. The only thing that you need to understand is that as these are in concentrated volatile form and strong they need to be used with proper care.

The oil is poured in hot water bath and the smell of it makes the mind relax and provides the much needed comfort to the tired and tensed body. The most essential of all these aromatic oils are the Clary sage and Ylang Ylang both of which are known as stress reliever oils and help regulate and maintain the blood circulation in the body as well massages and rejuvenates the scalp and helps it get rid of all the problems these oils are also used to treat hair loss.

What is aromatherapy mode of treatment?

As mentioned above this is a mode of treatment wherein the use of essential aromatic oils are used to help heal the mind, soul and body by giving it the much required peace as these oils are plant extracts they do not cause any harm to the body. These oils can be used in hot water baths, as body massages or it can be used as vapor and inhaled. There are various aromatic oils like sandalwood, clove, fennel, rosewood, jasmine, eucalyptus, lavender, opium etc.

What are aroma oils?

Aroma oils are oils that are distilled or extracted from natural herbs, plants and flowers. These aroma oils are known to have therapeutic qualities and as the name suggests these have scent like fragrance. The scents and perfumes that you buy are nothing but a concentrated form of chemicals and it is advisable that you do a thorough research about these aromatic oils and how to use them before you set out to buy a few of them. There are a number of these aroma oils which are used to maintain the proper functioning of the body organs. Cited below are a few examples of these aromatic oils and their usefulness.

Eucalyptus oil acts as antibiotic oil and also helps relieve you of your cold and even joint pains. Sandalwood oil gives you soothing effect and is used as a sedative; it also helps relieve you of stress. Rosewood oil like sandalwood oil is used as a good sedative while Neroli is used as anti-inflammatory oil and is ant recognized for its antispasmodic properties. These oils are applied on the skin by way of massage, it can also be sprayed on the skin and you can also use these oils in your baths as they all have pleasing smell as well as soothing qualities they have shown their benefits. Aromatherapy as such is very essential for the proper functioning of all the vital organs of your body as well as your mind and soul.


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