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aromatherapy

the use of fragrant essential oils extracted from plants as a treatment in complementary medicine to relieve tension and cure certain minor ailments
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When using at home, always follow a good aromatherapy book - such as Aromatherapy by Chrissie Wildwood - and never use 100 per cent oils if you are not a qualified aromatherapist.
Aromatherapist Belinda Bates said: "Just like Paracetemol, many of the oils, if taken inapproporiately, can cause harm, and that's why you should seek professional advice.
AROMATHERAPIST Roy Gunn gives Coventry's town crier Stan Bacon something to shout about with an impromptu hand massage.
Consult a naturopathic doctor, nutritionist or aromatherapist if in doubt.
Aromatherapist Leyla Deer, of Stirling, said the benefits of using lemon oil can be enormous.
Miss Kath Ryan, a nurse and aromatherapist, said: "People really should go to a qualified aromatherapist before they use any essential oils.
The problem is that when you go for an appointment with someone such as an aromatherapist they ask lots of questions about what you eat, medical complaints and other things to do a full assessment to decided the type of treatment.
The fact that his aromatherapist girlfriend is having an affair with the lead singer from folk band Webfoot doesn't help matters.
But one local aromatherapist expressed doubt over its effectiveness as the scents are dulled by capsulisation.
I have even felt able to accept offers to give talks in my work as a clinical aromatherapist.
They were entertained by aromatherapist Penny Price, a mother-of-eight, who runs her own aromatherapy training academy and mail order business.