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Essential Oils. By: Hilary Long HW499 Professor Eaves. What are essential oils?. History of Essential Oils. Mankind’s first medicine Talked about in religious text Egyptian hieroglyphics Used in the middle ages. How are O ils E xtracted?.

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Essential oils

Essential Oils

By: Hilary Long

HW499

Professor Eaves



History of essential oils
History of Essential Oils

  • Mankind’s first medicine

  • Talked about in religious text

  • Egyptian hieroglyphics

  • Used in the middle ages


How are o ils e xtracted
How are Oils Extracted?

  • Certified pure therapeutic-grade essential oils

  • Steam distillation

  • Expression


Ways to use oils
Ways to Use Oils

  • Aromatic

  • Topical

  • Internal


Lemon
Lemon

  • Soothe a sore throat

  • Neutralize Odor

  • Elevates mood

  • Cleaner

  • Antioxidant and detoxifier


Peppermint
Peppermint

  • Mouth rinse

  • Increases alertness

  • Helps you to cool off when overheated

  • Calms a headache

  • Calms an upset stomach


Lavender
Lavender

  • Anxiety

  • Soothes irritated skin

  • Helps you to sleep

  • Soothes bug bites and stings


Conclusion
Conclusion

  • Penetrates cell membrane

  • Natural approach to health

  • Little to no side effects


References
References

  • Doterra.com, (2014). What Is an Essential Oil? Retrieved March 20, 2014, from http://www.doterra.com/us/essentialDefinition.php

  • Essential Oil Books, (2013). A Brief History of Essential Oils. Retrieved March 23, 2014 from http://www.everythingessential.me/AboutOils/History.html

  • Modern Essentials A Contemporary Guide to the Therapeutic Use of Essential Oils (4th ed.). (2012). Orem, UT: Aroma Tools.