* Essential oil education
* Research information
* Oil of the month ( different oils featured )
* Essential oils in the news ( news reports)
So what are Essential Oils?
Essential oils are natural aromatic compounds distilled from different parts of plants. Their fragrance is potent and alluring. But essential oils are more than just a pleasant scent. Essential oils have the powerful ability to affect our emotions, but their effect stretches even further.
* They are Safe
* They are Effective
* They are Affordable
Because of their unique chemical structure they can quickly penetrate the skin and therefore can act quickly as a dietary aid and to promote health and well-being.
How do they work?
When essential oils are diffused into the air, we inhale the aromatic molecules. They interact with the body’s olfactory nerves and the limbic system. The limbic system is directly connected to parts of the brain that control:
Heart Rate, Blood pressure, Breathing, Memory, Stress and other emotions.
I hope you enjoyed this brief introduction to essential oils. I look forward to sharing more with you in this series.
Any questions? Feel free to contact me.
Future Posts: Are all Essential Oils created equal?