Aroma therapy is often called an “alternative therapy”. Aromatherapy is part of the subtle healing realm which also includes flower essences and crystals. Aromatherapy is the use of pure essential and absolute oils. Essential oils are complex, highly fragrant and volatile substances, with varying degrees of complexity, fragrance, and volatility. They are the most potent and concentrated extracts of various parts of flowers, fruits, leaves, spices, roots, and woods. The plant’s essence molecules are approximately 75-100 times more concentrated as an essential oil than in the dried plant. For centuries essential oils have been considered the most therapeutic and rejuvenating of all botanical extracts. They are highly concentrated, regenerating, oxygenating and contain hormones, vitamins, and antiseptics that work on many levels.
Aromatherapy mostly use of health of body, mind and spirit. They are other used in aromatherapy diffusers, aromatherapy lamps,blends, baths, massages and inhalations. In Aromatherapy, the most ccommon method of extraction is steam distillation. Aromatherapy is very effected to treat stress related problems like insomnia. About 15% to 25% of teenagers and adults are affected by insomnia. Lavender is anti-depressant and it may sooth and calm to digestion and nerves. It is useful for lowers blood pressure and reducing pain. Aromatherapy can be used for a variety of physical and emotional problems including stress, anxiety, depression, fatigue, pain, insomnia, coughs and colds, burns, scar tissue, digestive problems and skin disorders. Some essential oils must be strictly avoided during pregnancy.
Aromatherapy burners or diffusers can be used in order to create a soothing atmosphere in your bedroom that helps you relax. Aromatherapy candles can scent any room and have positive effect, too. Benzoin is warming, relaxing and sedative. It is very effective for emotional exhaustion, bronchitis, tension, coughs and insomnia. Neroli is non-toxic, non-irritant and relaxing. This essential oil is very effective for panic, irritability, shock and insomnia. Sweet marjoram is very effective to treat anxiety, catarrh, muscular pain, headaches, joint pain, colds and insomnia. Jasmine is soothing and relaxing. Jasmine is very beneficial for depression, insomnia, nervous exhaustion, breathing difficulties and stress. Sandalwood is very beneficial for depression, catarrh, nervous tension, colic and insomnia.