February 2019 - Tisserand Institute

Essential Oils in Hospitals: The Ethics, Safety, Cost and Application of Clinical Aromatherapy

by Sue Pace, RN, Registered Aromatherapist Millions of people worldwide employ essential oils to influence mood, in their body care products, and for home health remedies. Over the last decade in particular, home use of essential oils in the U.S. has burgeoned.[1] Essential oils and diffusers are ubiquitous online and are also found in boutiques, grocery

February 8th, 2019|

A Beginner’s Guide to Essential Oils Part 2: How to Use Essential Oils

by Rachel Andorfer There are several ways that essential oils are commonly used therapeutically: diffusion (inhalation), topical (skin) application, baths, and oral ingestion. In this post I’ll go into detail about each method, how it works, and important safety tips. Diffusion Diffusion describes the process of dispersing essential oil molecules into the air so that

February 5th, 2019|