This popular hardcover book is truly one of a kind. Modern Essentials: A Contemporary Guide to the Therapeutic Use of Essential Oils is perfect for anyone wanting to learn about essential oils and their everyday uses. It is the definitive guide, whether you are a new or an experienced essential oil user. Its simple, easy-to-use format has become the most popular way to quickly find information on which essential oils are used for hundreds of different health conditions and how to safely and effectively use and apply the oils. This book is a must-have for any essential oil user’s library.
A stunning cover highlighting the Roman chamomile plant isn’t the only new element added to this fully updated edition! The 7th edition includes ALL the features you love in your Modern Essentials 6th edition PLUS exciting new information and reference tools to help you learn and educate about essential oils.
What’s New in the 7th Edition of Modern Essentials?
New oils, blends, supplements, and body care product information. The 7th edition includes detailed information on six new emotion blends (Comforting Blend, Encouraging Blend, Inspiring Blend, Reassuring Blend, Renewing Blend, and Uplifting Blend) and one new single oil (Douglas fir). We’ve also added sections for new essential oil–inspired wellness supplements and body care products, including Digestive Calcium Tablets, Natural Deodorant, and Respiratory Vapor Stick.
New “Body Systems” symbol. In the Single Oil, Oil Blend, and Personal Usage Guide sections, a new “Body Systems” symbol has been added to help readers quickly determine which body systems are supported by an essential oil or blend.
New information about supporting the different body systems. Throughout the Personal Usage Guide section, we have added new information about supporting the various body systems. These sections can help readers understand how to support the entire body, both during times of health and during episodes of decreased wellness. Detailed illustrations, common ailments, and recommended oils and blends are provided for each body system.
New section on plants and essential oils. Have you ever wondered where plants store essential oils, how essential oils are made, and what benefits essential oils provide to plants? This new section about essential oils and plants explains the basics of plant biology and will help you better understand the true potential essential oils can offer. The full-color photographs and illustrations included in this section detail the five anatomical secretory structures of essential oils. This section also highlights the use of plants for therapeutic purposes throughout the world.
New section on living a healthy, balanced life with essential oils. Living a healthy life depends on balanced nutrition, adequate physical activity, healthy immune function, mental health, and emotional health. To help you achieve a balanced life, we have provided two new detailed sections on how to set healthy exercise and nutrition goals with essential oils.
New quick reference chart listing body systems and structures for each essential oil and blend. The popular essential oils and blends quick usage chart is included in this edition to help you quickly look up the structure, function, and common uses for essential oils and blends.
New illustrations and photographs. Throughout the book, we have added new illustrations and full-color photographs.
New references and research. Modern Essentials always includes cutting edge, dependable research to help you better understand the true potential of essential oils.
Modern Essentials, written and published by AromaTools™, is the Right Tool™ for anyone who uses essential oils or who wants to know more about their therapeutic benefits, and we are thrilled to be able to share this brand new edition with you!