About Aromatherapy for healing skin problems:
The skin is the largest organ in the body and because of its close connection with the nervous system and the digestive system it is very sensitive to emotional wellbeing.
The skin is also our first line of defense from outside infections by bacteria and virus. Many skin conditions can be prevented, helped or treated using Aromatherapy.
Aromatherapy for Skin
Skin – its structure and function
Safety issues – how to avoid skin irritation, photo-toxicity or sensitization.
Skin problem – what essential oils to use for:
- Infections: Bacterial, Viral and Fungal
- Inflammation: Eczema, Psoriasis, Acne, Acne Rosacea
- Wound Care: Scarring, Promoting healing
Skin Cancer: How to recognise the signs of skin cancer
The whole body approach: We will looking at diet, lifestyle and stress.
- To heal and balance
- % blending for sensitivity
Base products: Learn the healing properties of vegetable oils to sooth and heal sensitive skin
- Carrier oils
- Infused oils
- Aloe Vera gel
Skin care products:
- What to look for
- What to avoid
- How to use
- Essential maintenance – what is a good skin care routine
This is a postgraduate date for qualified aromatherapists.
“This was great day! I leaned a lot and will have much more confidence when a client presents with skin problems. I really enjoyed the way Christine teaches, she packed so much into the day.” RP2015