Glossary of Therapeutic Properties
Many studies have been conducted and science has now confirmed what aromatherapists have known for centuries; that pure essential oils have therapeutic properties for our overall wellbeing. The properties from the oils can be inhaled via the olfactory system or absorbed through the skin.
The constituents that naturally occur in essential oils play a major role in defining the therapeutic properties of any specific oil. Each oil has therapeutic benefits and you can reference them by referring to the therapeutic benefits listed.
The glossary will define each specific therapeutic property to give you a deeper understanding on the possible effects the oil can provide. Please note some terms may not be listed. This is just a guide please speak to a trusted medical professional before seeking alternative treatments.