The NEW Complete Guide to Aromatherapy 3rd Edition VOL 1 - Foundations & Materia Medica
By Salvatore Battaglia
The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy is internationally acclaimed as the most comprehensive text book on aromatherapy.
The third edition provides us with a framework for the practice of holistic aromatherapy. It includes monographs of 110 essential oils. Each monograph includes description of the botany and origins, organoleptic profile, chemical composition, history and traditional uses, a comprehensive review of pharmacological and clinical studies, actions and indications, blending tips, and advice for the safe use and more.
Other topics in Volume 1 include:
the role of aromatherapy in promoting health and wellbeing
a detailed history of aromatherapy
the botanical origins of essential oils
the methods of essential oil extraction
guidelines for quality od essential oils
guidelines for the safe practice of aromatherapy
how to use essential oils in aromatherapy
The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy - Volume 1 is written for everyone who wishes to have a comprehensive understanding of essential oils, whether it be for personal use, for the student of aromatherapy, for the professional aromatherapist or for the pharmacist, nurse, doctor or health professional.