Aromatherapy is the practise of using plant extracts known as essential oils to bring about both physical and mental well being.
How to use the Oils
Burner, in the Bath, Massage & inhalation
Patchouli - Promotes a sharpening of the mind as well as providing a grounding effort. Acts as a deodorant, may be used for cracked and sore skin. Has a reputation for being an aphrodisiac.
Jasmine * - Calms the nervous system, lifting depression. Known for its usefulness in childbirth. May be used for sexual problems such as impotence & frigidity. An excellent aid to dry & sensitive skin. "The King of Flower Oils"
Rose * - Antidepressant & soothes grief & resentment. Treat disorders of the female reproductive system. Known as an Aphrodisiac. Clears blood of toxins, good for hangovers. Good for sensitive, dry & mature skin.
Ylang Ylang - Calms the nervous system, brings balance to states of depression & anger, has euphoric qualities. Renowned as an aphrodisiac & helps with states of frigidity & impotence. Used for intetinal Infections. Balances oily & dry skin conditions and reputedly stimulates hair growth. "Flower of Flowers" used in perfumes.
Sandalwood - Soothes anxiety & nervous tension, brings peace, tranquillity & general feelings of well being. Helps lung infections, dry coughs, sore throats. Reputed to be an aphrodisiac, also used to help genito-urinary infections. Helps ageing, dehydrated skin, acne & eczema.
Oils marked * not recommended for use during Pregnancy