Encyclopedia of Essential Oils

Aromatherapy expert Julia Lawless shares her extensive knowledge in this detailed and systematic survey of over 190 aromatherapy oils. Using a comprehensive A to Z presentation, The Encyclopedia of Essential Oils gives detailed information on the most commonly available and widely used flower oils and aromatics, including:

  • The exact origins, synonyms and related plants
  • Methods of extraction
  • The herbal/folk tradition for each plant
  • The uses of each plant
  • Aromatherapy applications
  • Home and commercial uses
  • Safety information

Indispensable to aromatherapists in their healing work as well as to anyone interested in the use and potential of essential oils, this is the definitive reference guide, covering every aspect of aromatic oils, from their history and how they work on your body and mind to how you can make your own individual blends.

  • Author(s): Julia Lawless
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256 pp.
  • Dimensions: 18.9 x 1.6 x 24.5