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The Practice Of Aromatherapy By Dr Jean Valnet

The Practice Of Aromatherapy by Dr Jean Valnet

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Summary

An explanation of aromatherapy, what it is and how it works with especial reference to fifty plants and essences. It includes a guide to the plants and essential oils used in aromatherapy and how they can keep the body and mind healthy.

The Practice Of Aromatherapy Summary

The Practice Of Aromatherapy by Dr Jean Valnet

An explanation of aromatherapy, what it is and how it works with especial reference to fifty plants and essences. It includes a guide to the plants and essential oils used in aromatherapy and how they can keep the body and mind healthy.

Table of Contents

Part one: the healing power of plants;the facts about essential oils;nature's antiseptics;some drawbacks of modern medicine;a multitude of uses. Part two: 1 - essences classified by their principal properties;principal indications. 2 - studies of individual essences;botanic name and genus;principal known constituents;properties;indications;methods of use;formulae and recipes, ancient and modern;additional notes. 3 - theraputic index of ailments and the aromatic essences used in their treatment. 4 - some formulae for prescriptions in current use. 5 - some case histories: essences used on their own and in association with phytotherapy (herbalism). 6 - some formulae for medicinal wines and vinegars, elixirs and compound preparations. Part 7 - How to gather and preserve aromatic plants;using plants in infusions or decorations;definitions of the various methods of preparing plants, and their uses;conclusions.

Additional information

GOR001087902
9780852071434
0852071434
The Practice Of Aromatherapy by Dr Jean Valnet
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Ebury Publishing
1982-03-01
288
N/A
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