Recent Examples of aromatherapy from the Web
The peppermint is super-tingly on your skin and the aromatherapy is healing for your throat and lungs.
Similar to a floral water but more potent, hydrosols contain the water-soluble constituents of a plant such as the volatile oils, and it can be used as a facial toner, the water component when mixing our clay masks, or in an aromatherapy diffuser.
Omni La Costa Resort & Spa is offering aromatherapy treatments and craft floral cocktails.
Clients choose a soundtrack — Polynesian, classical, ocean waves — and have the option to select an aromatherapy mist.
To get the most from your aromatherapy bath, fill the tub and turn off the water first before adding essential oils for full aromatic effect.
Voluspa is founded by Traci and Troy Arntsen with a focus that returned to aromatherapy and simple ingredients (more complex fragrances, however, were still popular for certain customers).
In three phases, participants can stretch with yoga or tai chi, then take an empowering walk, and finally relax with aromatherapy, massage and meditation.
Here are some of the things people do: forest walking, yoga, eating in the forest, hot-spring therapy, T’ai chi, meditation, breathing exercises, aromatherapy, art classes and pottery, Nordic walking and plant observation.
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AROMATHERAPY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of aromatherapy for English Language Learners
: the use of natural oils that have a pleasant smell to make a person feel better especially by rubbing the oils into the skin
medical Definition of aromatherapy
- Aromatherapy relies on very concentrated “essential” oils from the flowers, leaves, bark, branches, rind or roots of plants with purported healing properties.
- —Jane E. Brody, The New York Times, 26 Dec. 2000
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