500 Formulas in Aromatherapy by Carol Schiller
Mixing Essential Oils for Every Use
This "recipe" book gives exact formulas for making hundreds of blends from basic essential oils. These oils, drawn from flowers, trees, seeds and roots, have been developed through the centuries by many cultures. The oils charted here offer a variety of applications, including formulas for: beauty - skin moisturizers, shampoos, bath gels, hair care, tooth powders, mouthwash and shaving creams; health care - vapourizers for colds, snoring and other breathing disorders, and for the treatment of stress, motion sickness, premenstrual syndrome and baby skin rashes; and pleasure - air fresheners, aroma lamps, massage oils, perfumes and scented candles.