Essential oils can be used to enhance health/well-being in so many ways...but are also powerful and concentrated enough that they should be used with care, and can be expensive. This book is a great resource for folks who would like to make use of essential oils, but don't want to go overboard. Stephanie Tourles' recipes are accessible and a pleasure to make and use, and focusing on these 25 versatile essential oils can help you be efficient and mindful in using these potent ingredients.— From Stephanie Tourles's Essential Oils
Stephanie L. Tourles is the author of Pure Skin Care and Stephanie Tourles’s Essential Oils: A Beginner’s Guide, as well as the best-selling Organic Body Care Recipes, Hands-On Healing Remedies, and Raw Energy. As a licensed holistic esthetician with a strong background in Western and Ayurvedic herbalism, she has been practicing and teaching healthy living for more than 25 years. Tourles has extensive training in the nutritional sciences and is a certified aromatherapist, nationally certified reflexologist, and a professional member of the Alliance of International Aromatherapists. She lives in Marble Falls, Texas.
“[Tourles’s] experience and expertise are clear through the content of the book and her adeptness at conveying what she knows. The result for readers is confidence, understanding, and healthy results. The book is beautifully designed and laid out, with crisp photographs, elegant type, refreshing colors, and plenty of breathing room on the pages. Coupled with the professional, knowledgeable tone of the writing, the result is a feeling of warmth and wisdom. Stephanie Tourles’s Essential Oils presents the first steps in a path toward holistic health.” — Foreword Reviews“Everything you want to know about aromatherapy is in this beautiful, easy-to-follow, and inspiring package.” — Robin Lander, Director of Education, Simplers Botanicals