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The healing art of essential oils : a guide to 50 oils for remedy, ritual, and everyday use
The healing art of essential oils : a guide to 50 oils for remedy, ritual, and everyday use
Young, Kac2017
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"Learn how to use oils for physical and emotional healing. Prepare oils for relaxation, stress relief, and treating ailments. You'll even find supernatural uses, such as what oils work best in love spells, and how to create rituals with oils. Enjoyed for their spiritual and beneficial properties by cultures around the world for thousands of years, the essential oils presented here will help you achieve holistic wellness and personal enrichment." -- Back cover.
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Imprint:
Woodbury, MN : Llewellyn Publications, 2017
Collation:
xii, 372 pages ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Includes glossaryIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: pt. ONE BASICS -- One.Essential Oils: What They Are -- Distillation -- Expression -- Solvent Extraction -- Historical Uses of Essential Oils -- Two.Essential Oils: How They Work -- Three.How We Heal -- Four.The Healing Artist's Palette -- Five.Using Essential Oils -- Cautions -- Purity -- Labels -- Safety -- Patch Test -- More Cautions -- Child Safety -- Phototoxic Essential Oils -- Toxic Essential Oils -- Pregnancy -- Pets and Animals -- Summary -- Six.Blending Essential Oils -- Tips for Blending -- Dilution -- Carrier Oils -- Top Notes -- Middle Notes -- Base Notes -- Ways to Use the Blends -- Proper Disposal -- pt. TWO THE HEALING PALETTE OF 50 Essential Oils -- Seven.The Primary Palette of Essential Oils 1--12 -- 1.Lavender -- 2.Tea Tree -- 3.Rosemary -- 4.Lemon -- 5.Bergamot -- 6.Peppermint -- 7.Eucalyptus -- 8.Roman Chamomile -- 9.Frankincense -- 10.Sandalwood -- 11.Thyme -- 12.Ylang-Ylang --Contents note continued: Eight.The Secondary Palette: The Next Twelve Essential Oils 13--24 -- 13.Patchouli -- 14.Rose -- 15.Black Pepper -- 16.Clary Sage -- 17.Ginger -- 18.Orange -- 19.Helichrysum -- 20.Vetiver -- 21.Basil -- 22.Neroli -- 23.Marjoram -- 24.Yarrow -- Nine.The Tertiary Palette of Essential Oils 25--36 -- 25.Geranium -- 26.Melissa -- 27.Clove Bud -- 28.Spikenard -- 29.Benzoin -- 30.Ravensara -- 31.Cedarwood -- 32.Cinnamon -- 33.Lemongrass -- 34.Palo Santo -- 35.Pink Grapefruit -- 36.Dill -- Honorable Mentions -- Ten.The Master's Palette: 14 Premium Essential Oils and Absolutes -- 1.Champaca -- 2.Tuberose -- 3.Coffee Flower -- 4.Frangipani -- 5.Cannabis Flower -- 6.Agarwood -- 7.Bulgarian Rose -- 8.Seaweed -- 9.Elecampane -- 10.Indian Sandalwood -- 11.Carnation -- 12.Jasmine -- 13.Blue Chamomile -- 14.Hops -- pt. THREE ADDITIONAL USES -- Eleven.Essential Oils for Assisting Emotions -- Twelve.Sacred Uses of Essential Oils Throughout History -- Anointing --Contents note continued: Rituals -- Thirteen.Alternative Methods for Using Essential Oils for Healing -- Chakra Healing -- Five Element Healing -- Astrological Healing -- Charms, Talismans, and Crystals -- Fourteen.My Favorite Essential Oil Recipes -- Aches and Pains -- Allergies -- Aphrodisiac -- Bruises -- Coughs and Colds -- Energy -- Household Cleaners -- Insect Repellant -- Insomnia -- Meditation and Spirituality (For use in a diffuser) -- Relaxation and Stress Relief -- Acne -- Scars -- Wrinkles -- Face -- Wounds -- Weight Loss -- How to Make an Inhaler -- How to Make a Roller Ball.
ISBN:
9780738750477
Dewey class:
615.3219
Language:
English
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