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Modern essentials, a contemporary guide to the therapeutic use of essential oils., Sandi C. Knapp

The therapeutic use of essential oils: plants are humanity's oldest medicines. ye, in out modern world, many of these natural remedies have been replaced with mass-marketed, chemically engineered, man-made drugs that come with many serious side effects. Recently, however, science has been rediscovering the numerous powerful benefits found in natural aromatic plants, especially in the volatile oils or essential oils they contain. Pure, therapeutic-grade essential oils can offer a safe and effective alternative to medication, without unpleasant side effects or dangerous drug interactions. This unique guide can help you discover how essential oils can benefit your health and well being naturally. Look inside the new edition to find: detailed descriptions of over 50 common essential oils, including 4 essential oils new to this edition. More than 1000 references to published research studies supporting the therapeutic use of essential oils. Recommend oils to use for hundreds of different health concerns organized in a simple, easy-to-use format. Detailed information on chemistry, testing, extraction, research, and more!
Literary Form
9th edition.
Includes index and references
Physical Description
489 pages, color illiustrations, charts, photographs, 29 cm

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  • Pine River Public Library (Leon-Saxeville)

    Leon-Saxeville Library N4715 County Road E, Pine River, WI, 54965, US