| ||Authors Kathi Kevelle and Mindy Green, who are masters in the fields of herbalism, present everything you need to know to enhance your health, beauty, and emotional well-being through the practice of aromatherapy. The book captures the essence of aromatherapy and presents it in a clear, intelligent, and engaging manner. Topics include: the history and theory of fragrance; therapeutic uses of aromatherapy; instructions on creating personal beauty and skin-care products; techniques for the distillation and blending of essential oils; and a materica medica listing the origins and uses of commonly available essential oils. 156 pages, 10 inches x 11 inches. |
Author Kathi Keville is also the author of Herbs for Health and Healing; The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Herbs; and Herbs: American Country Living.
"And so he would now study perfumes and the secrets of their manufacture . . .He saw that there was no mood of the mind that had not its counterpart in the sensuous life, and set himself to discover their true relations . . . seeking often to elaborate the several influences of sweet-smelling roots, and scented pollen-laden flowers, or aromatic balms, and of dark and fragrant woods . . ." – Oscar Wilde, from The Picture of Dorian Gray