This guide offers a fascinating exploration into the realm of fragrance. It clearly explains the psychological and emotional effects of essential oils showing how they can be used to:
enhance your mood • ease strain • sharpen concentration • soothe away cares • restore and refresh the spirits
Written by a highly respected aromatherapist, this book includes:
the use of perfumes, incense, aromatic plants and oils throughout history to enhance the human experience
the psychological potential of essential oils (psycho-aromatherapy) ie. for emotional problems and stress-related conditions.
A comprehensive A – Z of essential oils: their scent, key qualities, applications and methods of use and contra-indications
Julia Lawless is a highly respected aromatherapist. She is the successful author of a number of books including Tea Tree, Lavender Oil and Rosemary Oil (also by Thorsons).Dalla quarta di copertina:
'Aromatherapy and the Mind' is an exploration into the real of fragrance. Throughout the history of civilisation, perfumes, incense, aromatic plants and oils have been used to enhance human experience, and today aromatherapy is attracting widespread interest.
We are all aware of our individual responses to fragrance, but the psychological and emotional effects of essential oils have been little explored. Can aromas be used therapeutically to bring about predictable results? Julia Lawless shows how oils can be used to:
• enhance your mood
• ease stress
• sharpen concentration
• soothe away cares
• restore and refresh the spirits
Primitive beliefs and traditions are re-examined in the light of the latest scientific research to provide a comprehensive picture of the development and role of fragrance… and its promise of healing for the human psyche.
Julia Lawless is a highly respected aromatherapist and the author of 'The Encyclopaedia of Essential Oils' and 'Home Aromatherapy'.
"This book is an aromatic treasure chest, for there is a wealth of information here… an impressive distillation of aromatic history and psychology."
JOHN J STEELE
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Descrizione libro Thorsons Pub, 1995. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110722529279
Descrizione libro Thorsons Pub, 1995. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0722529279
Descrizione libro Thorsons Pub, 1995. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. New item. Codice libro della libreria QX-042-97-2191702