Aromatherapy Matters was born out of love and passion for essential oils. If passion develops quickly, then surely you're onto a good thing, right? It doesn't make sense to choose man-made chemicals over plants, especially if plants offer a solution to the problem.
Here at Aromatherapy Matters, we like to educate and empower others to learn about how powerful essential oils are, learn which ones to choose, how much to have, and via which application method. Essential oils are safe to use at any age, from a baby to the elderly.
What are essential oils?
Essential oils are the aromatic compounds found in the flowers, stem, bark, leaves and roots of plants. It is what you smell when you brush past a plant, smell the flower, or rub the leaves of herbs in your hands.
Why should we be bothered with essential oils?
How can we afford not to be! They have been used for thousands of years! The ancient egyptians used them, and there are many stories in the Bible where they were used. Take a look at this list of 30 ways that you can use essential oils in today:
That is not a complete list, as there are countless health conditions that essential oils can help ease the symptoms of, in all aspects of the body - respiratory, digestive, reproductive, the skin, the brain and so on.. Many remedies you can try are found on the internet and Pinterest.
**These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are intended for educational purposes only. They are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease and are not a substitute for professional healthcare. All recommendations are based on third party research of essential oils and their effectiveness when used for the above listed ailments. See www.PubMed.com for references to some of those studies. Check out the research and make your own decisions based on complete information.