Art of Aromatherapy
Twenty-nine essences are described in detail, with a list of their properties and applications. Tables of evaporation rate and odor intensity are provided, along with a complete glossary of medical Term
s and a therapeutic index that lists more than one hundred illnesses and the essential oil
s used in treating them. Tisserand also details uses of essential oil
s in Swedish, shiatsu, and neuromuscular massage.