Do Essential Oils Get Into Your Bloodstream_ Aroma Hut Institute

Do Essential Oils Get Into Your Bloodstream?

Many ask me about whether essential oils can get into your bloodstream. You may be surprised to hear that essential oils are indeed able to penetrate your bloodstream. The exact amount of essential oil that can enter the blood is still unclear, though. Several aspects permit bloodstream penetration – including chemical types, the environment you’re in, your immune system’s current state, and even your skin type. The way the oil was produced also plays a…

Essential Oils for Carpal Tunnel _ Aroma Hut Institute

Relieving the Pain of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

For adults who work with their hands, Carpal tunnel can be a painful condition to live with. If you type on a keyboard or write letters, drive, or do other tasks that require repetitive motion, you could be affected by Carpal tunnel syndrome, a compression of the nerves in the wrist that affects the thumb and first four fingers of the hand. This common neuropathic condition affects roughly 4% of the adult population. Carpal tunnel…

Essential oils for Relaxation | Aroma Hut Institute

Dermal Absorption Rate and Administering Essential Oils Topically

Essential oils have a much smaller molecular weight than carrier oils and therefore pass through the skin quicker. When the molecular weight of an ingredient is under 500 Dalton (the standard measurement unit of atomic mass) then it is thought to be able to freely pass through the top layer of the skin, the stratum corneum.