Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword or section
Like this
114Activity
P. 1
Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy

Ratings:

4.6

(5)
|Views: 2,528 |Likes:
Published by Ikzack Morgenstern

More info:

Published by: Ikzack Morgenstern on Dec 04, 2008
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

05/11/2013

pdf

text

original

 
CHEMOTYPEDESSENTIALOILS
AND
 
THEIR
 
SYNERGIES
Dr. A. Zhiri - D. Baudoux
S C I E N T I F I C A R O M A T H E R A P Y
 
1
EDITORIAL
Dear reader,Whether we are essential oil enthusiasts or not, aroma therapy is playing an increasingly important role in our homes due to itcontribution to our health and well-being.But the products used must be of the best quality and must be accompanied by objective, competent and scientific information and guidance. Anyone can benefit from the remarkable properties of these oils, but the risks of toxicity in the event of excessive self-medication should be borne in mind.To avoid the drawbacks (taste, overdose, etc.) of the oral form,several laboratories have developed encapsulated aromatherapy products consisting : 
• of C
HEMOTYPED
E
SSENTIAL
O
ILS
in 50 mg and 75 mg doses, ensuring aconcentration high enough to be effective. The chemotype is theoriginal name identifying an essential oil from a botanical andbiochemical point of view. Only knowlege of the chemotype canguarantee the therapeutic quality and safe use of an essential oil(see concept of chemotype - page 8). This fundamental principleof modern scientific and medical aromatherapy was developed byPierre Franchomme in 1975, and is now recognized and used theworld over, and others have at times given this C
HEMOTYPE
differentspecific names.
 
2
of V
EGETABLE
O
IL
(soft capsule) which enables better gastric distri-bution of the mixture and reduces the potential aggressiveness ofC
HEMOTYPED
E
SSENTIAL
O
ILS
on mucous membranes.Avoid vegetable oils such as S
ESAME
, P
EANUT
etc., which trigger allergies.Recent data from the CICBAA (circle of clinical and biological studiesin food allergology) show allergies to sesame in 1.12% of childrenand 3.56% of adults. This allergy is probably on the rise because weconsume increasing amounts of sesame.the coat is 100% V
EGETAL
(hard capsule) or M
ARINE
(soft capsule).Finally, these health products, veritable food supplements, are certifiedby several health ministries and hold a rightful place in the family’s alter-native medicine cabinet. The product’s dose and appropriate quantityoffers the two-fold advantage of efficiency and economy for the durationof treatment.In addition to the capsule forms, pure CTEOs (chemotyped essentialoils) can obviously be used as well in all the applications describedin detail by Dr. A. Zhiri, who holds a doctorate in plant biotechnology.We wish you an enjoyable discovery of the simple yet scientificallyexact information contained in this book prepared for you.
IMPORTANT RECOMMENDATION :
Always read product packaging information carefully beforeyou buy, because the composition, the dosage and the expirydates, although required, are not always given.

Activity (114)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 hundred reads
1 thousand reads
nic1238 liked this
nic1238 liked this
molicri liked this
danny_254605389 liked this
nic1238 liked this
prisskzn liked this
prisskzn liked this
Kit Sum liked this

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->