Aromatherapy

Essential oils are truly wonderful ! They are the pure essence of the plant, taken from the flowers, leaves, roots, berries, needles …
Most essential oils smell heavenly & really enhance the quality of the massage.
Essential oils can have beneficial effects on many levels, including:

  • The physical eg lemongrass is great for athletes & M.S, computer shoulder.
  • The emotional e.g. Rose is wonderful for grief. Jasmine can be effective in cases of post natal depression.
  • The spiritual. e.g. Ginger is good for grounding if you’re feeling disconnected.

Aroma-LavenderThere are also essential oils to aid natural sleep, to help wake you up, to invoke a sense of euphoria, to help relieve asthma, to help alleviate some skin problems … the list is endless !

Beyond Alchemy Massage usually has at least 60 different oils available. Some are quite rare, some are expensive. It is great to have a wide range from which to choose to suit each individual client.

Louise usually creates a synergetic blend of 3 oils for each treatment. A “synergetic” blend means that the three essential oils used together are more powerful than they would be if applied individually.

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It is also possible to offer blends for the client to take away for his/her use between treatments.
See also the Products Section for more information about Beyond Alchemy hand-blended aroma lotions. These are available in various blends and quantities, in person or by mail order.

Please telephone if you have any questions about these.