The Aromatherapy Garden: Growing Fragrant Plants for Happiness and Well-Being
The Aromatherapy Garden: Growing Fragrant Plants for Happiness
“Kathi guides you to all the joys of an aromatic garden with wonderful tips, fascinating facts, and sumptuous photos.” —Mandy Aftel, author of Essence and Alchemy and Fragrant Fragrant plants can be as therapeutic as they are intoxicating, and it is easy to add them to gardens large and small. The Aromatherapy Garden reveals the scents, secrets, and science behind fragrant plants, and shows you how to successfully create your own fragrant, plant-filled sanctuary of health and happiness. Detailed plant profiles provide guidance on the full benefits of a range of plants and include comprehensive details on how to grow and care for them successfully in a home garden. Also included are recipes for restorative aromas, oils, sachets, teas, and more.
- Brand: Timber Press
- ASIN: 1604695498
Essential Aromatherapy Garden: Growing and Using Scented Plants and Herbs
Essential Aromatherapy Garden: Growing and Using Scented Plants
The ultimate illustrated guide to growing an aromatherapy garden and using essential herbs and oils for healing and inspirationThis is a life-style book that will appeal to those who use essential oils and herbs for their healing properties and those looking for inspiration and practical tips for creating and cultivating aromatherapy gardens. It is a gift/wish book and an appealing introduction to the aromatherapy garden--both past and present.There are 7 sections in this lavishly illustrated book:History of the Scented GardenAromatic Herbs for Health and CookingCreating a Perfumery and AromatherapyFragrant Exotica and Container PlantsSecrets from the Still RoomPlanning an Aromatherapy GardenAromatherapy Plant PortraitsThis is the essential home reference book on herbs and oils. It will be embraced by home healers, aromatherapists, and gardening fans alike.
- ASIN: 1642970069
Creating Sanctuary: Sacred Garden Spaces, Plant-Based Medicine, and Daily Practices to Achieve Happiness and Well-Being
Creating Sanctuary: Sacred Garden Spaces, Plant-Based Medicine, and
“In this beautiful, inspiring, and practical book we are invited to look deeply at the landscape around us and create sacred respites from our busy worlds.” —Rosemary Gladstar, herbalist and author We all need a personal sanctuary. A place where we can be in harmony with the natural world and nurture our bodies, minds, and souls. And this sanctuary doesn’t have to be a far-away destination—it can be in your own backyard. In Creating Sanctuary, natural living expert Jessi Bloom taps into multiple sources of traditional plant wisdom to help you find a deeper connection to the outdoor space you already have—no matter the size. You will learn how to design a healing space, how to harness the power of 50 sacred plants, and how to create recipes and rituals that soothe and calm. Hands-on, inspiring, and packed with gorgeous photography, Creating Sanctuary will help you find new ways to revitalize your life.
- Brand: Timber Press
- ASIN: 1604697547
Grow a Living Wall: Create Vertical Gardens with Purpose: Pollinators - Herbs and Veggies - Aromatherapy - Many More
Grow a Living Wall: Create Vertical Gardens with
Sometimes called "Green Walls" or "Vertical Gardens," living walls are easier than ever to plan and grow! Grow a Living Wall is the first wall-gardening book to focus exclusively on the needs of home gardeners.Make your vertical garden environmentally friendly and sustainable. It's easy with author Shawna Coronado's help! One of her themed vertical gardens is stocked mostly with flowers to make it a haven for bees and other pollinators. Other gardens are filled with vegetables and herbs so anyone with an outdoor wall can grow their own food - beautifully! Even more gardens promote aromatherapy or medicinal plants. Some are designed to provide a green net of air filtration near a living area, or to protect exterior walls from exposure to direct sunlight, which helps to keep the indoors cool.In addition to the comprehensive, step-by-step information that explains the basics of vertical gardening, each of the 20 featured gardens has its own chapter filled with useful tips, stunning photography, and fascinating background stories that point out how much difference a small garden can make. Like author Shawna herself, the gardens you'll find in Grow a Living Wall are positive, life affirming, and sure to produce a smile or two.
- Brand: Cool Springs Press
- ASIN: 1591866243
The Essential Aromatherapy Garden
The Essential Aromatherapy
Combining the popular subjects of aromatherapy and gardening, Julia Lawless promotes the aromatic garden as a means to health, well-being, and pleasure.This book details the history of the scented garden, starting with the Persian palaces 2,500 years ago, and links this with the present-day appreciation of essential oils and their healing powers. Focusing on some of the most memorable fragrant gardens, past and present, then moving on to a discussion of specific plants and their uses, The Essential Aromatherapy Garden guides you through every stage of creating your own aromatic paradise.Featured gardens, including the author’s former Gloucestershire garden and the Chelsea Physic Garden, provide inspiration and examples of the benefits that aromatic gardens afford. Accessible, practical advice helps you to achieve the reality―whether it’s a tiny, fragrant border, a hanging basket, or a formal rose garden. With chapters including ‘An aromatherapy and Perfumery Border,’ ‘Herbs for Health and Cooking,’ ‘Planning an Aromatherapy Garden,’ and ‘Secrets of the Still Room,’ the author offers invaluable advice on all aspects of your garden – ensuing that both the enthusiast and the aspiring gardener are catered for.Plant portraits, covering over 50 of the most essen...
- ASIN: 0008323283
The Healing Intelligence of Essential Oils: The Science of Advanced Aromatherapy
The Healing Intelligence of Essential Oils: The Science
Explores science’s new biological understanding of essential oils for improved immunity and treatment of degenerative diseases • Explains how essential oils convey the complex natural healing powers of plants, offering scientifically proven advantages over synthetic drugs • Offers revolutionary essential oil treatments to ameliorate the side effects of chemotherapy and other cancer treatments as well as for hepatitis, osteoporosis, liver detoxification, and the prevention of UV damage and melanoma • Presents simple recipes and protocols for strengthening the immune system; for treatment of common ailments, such as colds, flu, herpes, and candida; and for pain management Exploring science’s new biological understanding of essential oils and their advantages over synthetic drugs, renowned aromatherapist Kurt Schnaubelt reveals how the effectiveness of essential oil treatments stems from our common biochemical and cellular heritage with plants. He explains how essential oils preserve a plant’s complex natural life-supporting and immune-building qualities, developed through millions of years of interaction with animals and humans. Reviewing recent research in molecular, cellular, and evolutionary biology, he shows how the multilayered activity of plant essences helps ...
- Brand: Inner Traditions
- ASIN: 1594774250
The Essential Oil Maker's Handbook
The Essential Oil Maker's
Extracting, Distilling, and Enjoying Plant Essences & Hydrosols: With their pleasing scents and uses in natural remedies, essential oils are more in demand now than ever. Unfortunately, modern production methods and unscrupulous labeling practices make it extremely difficult for consumers to know whether an oil is genuine or artificial, and increasingly the only way to be certain that your essential oils are free from chemical additives is to make them yourself.Producing your own essential oils and hydrosols in small quantities is easier than you might think, especially with the guidance of Austrian master distillers Helge Schmickl and Bettina Malle. Translated from its original German, The Essential Oil Maker's Handbook has been revised and updated to include information on hydrosols, the aromatic water once considered a mere by-product but now recognized as a valuable substance in itself. Learn how to make your own shower gels and creams using essential oils that you created yourself out of materials from your garden and pantry, without chemical additives.The authors provide guidance, based on data from their own experiences, on the harvesting, processing, and use of 130 indigenous and exotic plants as well as the necessary equipment for oil extraction. This guide covers in det...
- Brand: Spikehorn Pr
- ASIN: 1943015007
Everyday Sanctuary: A Workbook for Designing a Sacred Garden Space
Everyday Sanctuary: A Workbook for Designing a Sacred
Create a More Sacred Garden Space with this New Workbook from Jessi Bloom We all need sanctuary—and we can find it in our own backyards. From natural living expert Jessi Bloom, Everyday Sanctuary is a fully illustrated creativity workbook filled with writing prompts and exercises that help you create a garden that will nourish your spiritual and emotional well-being. You will learn how to deepen your connection with nature, establish practices that calm and nourish, and tune in to seasonal cycles. Guided activities will help you select plant allies for health and healing, design and install your own Garden of Eden, and create rituals and ceremonies that are meaningful to you. In the end, you will have an invaluable record of your intentions, choices, and experiences and a clearer plan for creating your personal outdoor sanctuary.
- Brand: Timber Press
- ASIN: 1604699280
Integrated Guide to Essential Oils & Aromatherapy by Bill Fifield (2014-05-04)
Integrated Guide to Essential Oils & Aromatherapy by
This is the last essential oil book you'll ever need! Whether you are a beginner or an advanced essential oil user, this universal guide to essential oils is the perfect book to understanding how to get the most use out of your oils - no matter what brand you prefer. Learn everything you want to know about essential oils, from the history of them, how to use them, which oils blend well together, and what to look for in a quality essential oil. Included In This Book • Eight basic recipes for blends, as well as guidelines on how to create your own customized blends. • Very detailed step by step instructions on how to treat different ailments with essential oils. • Detailed description and uses of 52 commonly used essential oils. • How to incorporate essential oils into everyday use for healthy living. • History of essential oils • The benefits of reflexology and spinal
- ASIN: B01FGOGWFQ
The Practice of Aromatherapy: A Classic Compendium of Plant Medicines and Their Healing Properties
The Practice of Aromatherapy: A Classic Compendium of
This classic manual provides detailed evidence for the efficacy of plant medicine. Valnet effectively bridgesthe gap between the tradition of healing with herbs and the advances of modern medicine, showing, in scientific terms, why plant medicine works, and making an impassioned plea for curtailing our use of dangerous chemical therapies.
- ASIN: 0892813989
The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy
Back To Eden
Now in its expanded, updated revised edition, this is the original classic text (with more than 5-million copies sold) that helped create the natural foods industry. It remains today one of the major texts on herbs, natural diet and lifestyle and wholistic health.
- Brand: Brand: Lotus Press
- ASIN: 0940985101
Holistic Aromatherapy for Animals: A Comprehensive Guide to the Use of Essential Oils & Hydrosols with Animals (Comprehensive Guide to the Use of Essential Oils and Hydroso)
Holistic Aromatherapy for Animals: A Comprehensive Guide to
It is only in recent years that aromatherapy, or essential oil therapy, has gained substantial acceptance; this is primarily due to French veterinarians who have begun using essential oils and hydrosols in their practices. Laypeople, of course, have been enjoying great success treating animals with the very same substances for many years; for it is not just the medical professionals who can safely and effectively administer these aromatic oils. Anyone enabled with quality essential oils or hydrosols and adequate knowledge can use a plant's most concentrated and energetic byproducts to improve the health of their animals, and treat and prevent various illnesses and common ailments. Aromatherapy is actually a science that has a much larger archive of supported scientific data than most other holistic care methods. However, most of these studies were originally published in French or German. Aromatherapy was the first natural, holistic therapy the author began using, and she relies on it as my primary form of healthcare to treat and balance all sorts of minor ailments and discomforts in the lives of her family and their pets. She has rarely needed to use any other sort of remedy to achieve the desired result. These powerful substances are the most fascinating, sensual and complex of...
- Brand: Bell, Kristen Leigh
- ASIN: 1899171592
Essential Oils Natural Remedies: The Complete A-Z Reference of Essential Oils for Health and Healing
Essential Oils Natural Remedies: The Complete A-Z Reference
Healing with essential oils—a lifetime reference.For thousands of years, essential oils have been used to promote health and well-being. In this complete A-Z reference, new and seasoned practitioners alike will find everything they need to harness this ancient power of healing.Essential Oils Natural Remedies offers practical, factual, in-depth information on using essential oils to treat over 170 common maladies. From allergies to wasp stings, you’ll find the treatment information you need when you need it.Essential Oils Natural Remedies includes:Essential Oils 101—Learn the history of essential oils, how to get started with tools and equipment, plus need-to-know application methods.170 Ailments and 300 Remedies—Use essential oils to help treat common ailments with hundreds of classic remedies.75 Profiles—Get to know all about the most popular essential oils and how to use, apply, and blend them. Precautions are also included.Take the power to heal back into your own hands with Essential Oils Natural Remedies.
- Brand: Althea Press
- ASIN: B00TGA8BR4
Adult Coloring Book: Stress Relieving Patterns (Adult Coloring Books Best Sellers)
Adult Coloring Book: Stress Relieving Patterns (Adult Coloring
OVER 400,000 COPIES SOLD!A New York Times Best Seller, Stress Relieving Patterns provides for hours upon hours of stress relief, fun and creative expression. Join millions of adults all around the world who are rediscovering the simple relaxation and joy of coloring!Features pattern coloring pages and mandala coloring pages.Features:Heavyweight artist grade paperSingle sided, no bleed through!Beautiful patterns for any skill level
- Brand: Ingramcontent
- ASIN: 1941325122