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Transcript of Aromatherapy Class
- 1. By Bonnie Canavino
President Red Cherry Group
Amrit organic ~ RAW SKIN CARE ~ spa specifics
- 2. Healing with Essential Oils
- 3. Healing with Essential Oils
- 4. Healing with Essential Oils
- 5. Modern History of Aromatherapy
These Western European Professionals began the Modern Science of using aromatherapy in medicine and healing thus began aromatherapy in our western cultures
Also Look up:
Dr. Renato Cayola, Dr. Giovanni Garri,
- 6. Aromatherapy Secrets
- 7. Aromatherapy Identity & Language
A great deal of Plant or flower is require to produce a rather small amount of essential oil
They must be stored with a tight lid & in a cool environment.
They love glass either colored or frosted because they are light sensitive
They are not an oil in the true sense of the word, they evaporate and will float from our skin into the air yet can penetrate into the blood stream!
They live active for years if treated with care1
They do not like extreme temperatures
They are not uniform, colors from clear to green, light to heavy weight & disperse differently sometimes cloudy!
They do not mix well with water, they love fatty acid oils, alcohol, soap, honey & eye yolk!
- 8. Aromatherapy Natural Sources
- 9. Aromatherapy Methods of Extraction
Distillation: is the number one preferred method of organic & natural gurus.
Container , tube & receptacle with cool water
Content is heated, plant live droplets are carried by steam to receptacle
Lighter oils float to the topvoila essential oil
Facts about distillation;
Higher temperatures or pressure great higher volumes of oil but directly effects quality.
Destroys plants fragile substances
A complete essential oil has all its components.
lavender has 160 different components
- 10. Aromatherapy Methods of Extraction
Cold Press the next preferred method of processing of organic and naturalist gurus.
Specifics plant materials including fruit skin abd thick leaf plants are gathered
Mixed with a little water
Pressured with compression for oil extraction
Enfleurage is an ancient method
Plant materials immersed in neutral fat ( either animal or plant)
Pressed between two hard surfaces (glass)
Repeated over weeks
Once fat was separated from the plant material the mixture was covered with alcohol until the oil separated from the fat
- 11. Aromatherapy Methods of Extraction
Chemical Solvent not the most favorite 21st Century preference. Solvents include: hexane, petroleum benzine, ether &carbon tetrachloride
Extraction comes with vacuum distillation
Solvents are highly toxic & plant extraction is never complete
End results -solvent in essential oil 5 parts per million
Resinoid Method is separating the essential oil with fragrant resins
Odorless & toxic
Heat separation is an additional solvent: toluol/toluene or alcohol
Alcohol is the preferred solvent
Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Method
Liquid-phication to extract essential oils
Leaves High and low notes
Debate of therapeutic value still out to jury!
- 12. Aromatherapy Farming Resources today
Today our global market for essential oils, herbs and precious plants comes every corner of the world
The US states include: California, Texas, Mississippi, Virginia, Carolina, Michigan, Iowa, Illinois, Indiananearly every state does
- 13. Aromatherapy Journey into the Center of the Brain
- 14. Aromatherapy Journey into the Center of the Body
- 15. Aromatherapy Knowledge Sources
Build a library
Check out the Internet for approved on line courses
Check Your local College
Ask your teachers
Ask Local massage certifiers Like NCBTMB and associations!
Aromatherapy natural healing by Maury & Arcier
Learn indigenous medicinal cultures!
- 16. Thank you and lets stay Connected
RAW SKIN CARE Spas first true skin care like RAW FOOD
launch January 2011
Phone 847 823 1727 Email email@example.com
www. theamritorganic.com or www. The redcherrygroup.com or www. spaspecifics.com