Pharmacokinetics is the term use to describe the study of how the essential oils are absorbs, distributes, metabolizes and excretes by the body. There are many studies on cosmetic and drugs pharmacokinetics, but essential oils pharmacokinetics study is relative new. According to Worwood, one the effective ways is through skin absorption. Perez also agreed that … Continue reading 7 Best Methods to Use Essential Oils
When we made our decision to purchase essential oil (EO) , we often afraid we might buy the synthetic or adulteration essential oils. There are many essential oil supplier advertise “the best”, “the pure” or “natural”, but actually there are not. To reduce the cost, some of the supplier will mixed with the considerable volumes … Continue reading General Guidance for Essential Oil Purchase and Storage
“Essential oil” derived from the word “quintessence”. Based on Aristotelian idea, matter is composed of four elements: fire, air, earth, water; the fifth element, or quintessence, is the soul and spirit of the aromatic plants. Some even said it is the life force of the plants. Of course, nowadays, we know that, essential oils are … Continue reading What is Essential Oil and Absolute?
From the words itself, aroma therapy seems to be a bit misleading, you might have a perception that it is all about scents or smells, but I can promise you it is more than smells! “Aromatherapy” is a words coined by a French chemist René-Maurice Gattefossé in 1930s where he treated his badly burned hand … Continue reading What is Aromatherapy?