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Aromatherapy Massage

Aromatherapy-Fotolia_41884057-300x241(60 or 90 minutes)

This aromatherapy massage is a combination of our signature Angelito Massage with your choice of an aromatherapy essential oil or up to a three oil blend. This treatment gives the benefit of introducing essential oils into your system through your skin and through inhalation at the same time.

Choose from the list of essential oils below or ask your practitioner for a suggestion.

For Relaxation, consider one or more of: eucalyptus, grapefruit, geranium, lavender, rosewood, ylang-ylang.

For Invigoration, consider one or more of: eucalyptus, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, peppermint, ylang-ylang.
For Insomnia, consider lavender.

Oil
Aroma
Treatment Uses
Bergamot
Fresh, orange/lemon/citrusy, slightly floral
Acne, abscesses, anxiety, boils, cold sores, cystitis, depression, halitosis, itching, loss of appetite, oily skin, psoriasis, stress
Eucalyptus
Medicinal, woody, earthy
Arthritis, bronchitis, cold sores, colds, coughing, fever, flu, poor circulation, sinusitis
Geranium
Floral, fresh, sweet, with a fruity note
Acne, cellulites, dull skin, menopause, oily skin
Grapefruit
Citrusy, tangy like grapefruit, but sweet.
Cellulitis, dull skin, toxin build-up, water retention
Juniper
Crisp, woody, sweet, earthy, with almost a hidden fruity note
Colds, flu, acne, cellulitis, gout, hemorrhoids, rheumatism, toxin build-up
Lavender
Floral, fresh, sweet, herbaceous
Acne, allergies, anxiety, asthma, athlete’s foot, bruises, burns, chicken pox, cuts, cystitis, depression, dermatitis, dysmenorrhea, earache, flatulence, headache, hypertension, itching, labor pains, migraine, oily skin, rheumatism, scars, sores, sprains, strains, stress, stretch marks, vertigo, whooping cough
Lemon
Fresh, sharp citrus – like fresh lemon rinds except richer, more concentrated
Colds, corns, dull skin, flu, oily skin and spots
Lemongrass
Fresh, lemony, earthy
Acne, athlete’s foot, excessive perspiration, flatulence, insect repellent, muscle aches, oily skin, stress
Neroli
Intensely floral, citrusy, sweet
Depression, shock, stress, stretch marks
Orange Zest
Orange rind
Colds, constipation, dull skin, flatulence, flatulence, flu, gums, mouth, slow digestion, stress.
Peppermint
Minty, reminiscent of peppermint candies, but more concentrated
Asthma, colic, exhaustion, fever, flatulence, headache, nausea, sinusitis, vertigo.
Rosewood
Woody, floral, sweet smelling
Acne, colds, dry skin, dull skin, fever, flu, headache, oily skin, scars, sensitive skin, stress, stretch marks
Ylang-Ylang
Fresh, floral, sweet, slightly fruity, fragrant yet delicate
Anxiety, depression, frigidity, hypertension, palpitations, stress.

 

Chart Source: Excerpted from Julia Lawless,The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils(Rockport, MA: Element Books, 1995)

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