Depression: A Body System Disorder and Combatting It With Essential Oils

Jackie Doss, a Level 2 student at Aroma Hut describes the science behind depression and how essential oils can be used to combat it. In this paper, she provides critically useful information on how to restore homeostasis and bring harmony back into one’s life. It seems as though depression affects more people than any other ailment. It is said that nearly 350 million people are affected by depression at some point in their life. Chronic…

Muscle Aches and Pains Treatment

Muscle Aches and Pains Treatment Gently massage into muscles to relieve pain. What You Will Need: 2 Drops Lavender Essential Oil 2 Drops Rosemary Essential Oil Massage Oil Base (carrier oil) What To Do: 1. Add four drops of essential oils to 4 teaspoons of massage oil (carrier oil). 2. Massage into muscles for aches and pain.   ________________________________________________________________________________ Aromatherapy Online Courses Sign up for our aromatherapy online courses and start right away. Aroma Hut…

Hay Fever Treatment With Essential Oils

Hay fever or allergic rhinitis is prevalent this time of year. It can be triggered by airborne allergens like pollen, animal hair, feathers and even dust mites found in our homes and places of work. The body reacts by producing lots of histamines which in turn causes inflammation of the nasal passages and sinus-related areas. We get red-itchy eyes, our nose runs, and we sneeze sometimes repeatedly. A more serious form of respiratory allergy is…

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Treating Asthma With Essential Oils

Having suffered with Asthma since childhood, I decided to research the benefits of treating asthma with essential oils. Before treatment can begin, an understanding of the respiratory system and the disease itself are in order. In my research I will attempt the following: 1. Explain the respiratory system 2. Define Asthma 3. Devise a treatment plan using essential oils. 4. Discuss why specific oils were chosen for treatment. THE RESPIRATORY SYSTEM Respiration is an exchange…

Rosemary Oil Radiation – Fights Against Mutagenic Effects

Rosemary Oil Radiation – Fights Against Mutagenic Effects Compounds from rosemary fight against mutagenic effects of radiation In two separate studies, scientists in Spain found that nothing fights radiation damage to micronuclei like a simple garden herb known as rosemary. They noted that ionizing radiation causes the massive generation of free radicals that induce cellular DNA damage. They studied the protective effects of several compounds against gamma ray induced chromosomal damage in micronuclei testing by…