What is aromatherapy?
Aromatherapy is the therapy that uses aroma
Aromatherapy is a new word combining Aroma and Therapy. We are surrounded by all kinds of scents in our daily life but aromatherapy uses a special method to extract the components of aroma (essential oils) from plants. The therapy that uses plants has all sorts of therapeutics such as medicinal herb, Chinese traditional medicine, and aromatherapy is to use essential oil to achieve adjust the balance of body and mind, alleviate the effect of the symptom such as ache and inflammation.
The word “aromatherapy” came from Europe, but we have all experienced the feeling, when you smell the fragrance of roses, you will feel happy. When smelling citrus aromas, saliva is secreted to trigger appetite. When you smell mint, your nose is unblocked. These are the effect that plant aroma brings. Even without the use of essential oils, we all have actual experience and know the physical and mental effects of aroma .
Aroma ---- Let our life more wonderful and leisurely
Essential oils can be used in a variety of ways in small blue or tawny bottles. The most common method is an aromatic bath. General usage is to use the special appliance such as oxygen machine, let fragrance come diffused in the room, nevertheless even if it is to go up on facial tissue only 1 to 2 drops are put beside, also belong to incense. Adding 1 to 5 drops of essential oil to the bath and soak in the fragrance, and this method allows essential oil components to be absorbed from the skin, called bath. As long as you have favorite essential oil, you can start aromatherapy right away. Life with aroma makes our daily life more leisurely and colorful.