What is Aromatherapy?
Aromatherapy is a form of alternative medicine that uses plant materials, such as roots, leaves, blossoms, or seeds. Essential oils are extracted from the plants using different methods for the purpose of altering a person’s mind, mood, cognitive fuction and health. Numerous medical institutions recognize aromatherapy as an efficient alternative medicine.
Aromatherapy and Skin:
Natural oils used in aromatherapy can help the skin reach its’ optimum beauty. Essential oils can be used to treat wrinkles, pimples, cellulite and even dry skin. Aromatherapy can also help to purify the skin. Aromatherapy works so well because it is free of unnatural and toxic ingredients that can be found in many over-the-counter acne medications. Not so when using aromatherapy. The essential oils have strong regenerative properties that helps heal and nourish the skin. Good essential oils and to use on the skin include sandalwood, tea tree and lavender.
A Lavender Aromatherapy treatment works in two powerful ways. It plays a role psychologically and then there is the physical lessening of symptoms. Solutions to many health concerns can be found using aromatherapy treatments over conventional treatment options.
When considering Lavender aromatherapy treatment for your condition always consult a certified practitioner in aromatherapy. You may also seek advice, and referrals where ever you buy your quality essential oils. Most all local heath food stores or whole foods markets are able to direct you to a reputable individual or reference materials.