Essential Oils: A Beginner's Guide
Author: Stephanie Tourles
While written specifically for novices to essential oil use, this guide offers lots of useful information for all skill levels. Essential Oils A Beginner’s Guide is an excellent and educational literary offering from licensed holistic esthetician and certified aromatherapist Stephanie Tourles.
This book is designed to be accessible to the true beginner, forgoing the intimate details of essential oil chemistry and focusing on the specific characteristics and usages of these beneficial oils. Covering 25 common and popular essential oils, with vivid full-color photographs, this book is an indispensable aid when taking those first steps into the world of these amazing, aromatic oils.
In addition to profiles of the essential oils themselves, Stephanie provides valuable information regarding how to source quality oils, important safety and storage considerations, and 100 original easy-to-follow recipes using the essential oils covered in this book.
Also included are helpful sections with suggested dilutions for various applications, a breakdown of carriers for essential oils, an explanation of what aromatherapy is as well as its history, and a handy resource guide to aid you in finding reputable sources of essential oils and other necessary supplies.