This is the most up to date encyclopedia of aromatherapy available today, with over 400 entries covering 82 essential oils and more than 200 conditions.
All the entries are comprehensive and provide an easy to understand introduction to a wide range of topics. The properties of essential oils are clearly explained, as are the health conditions that benefit from them. There is practical advice on treatments and on oils that are potentially beneficial or hazardous. Simple recipes and formulae for baths, creams, and tonics are included in the appendices.