The holistic therapy which treats the mind, body and spirit is called Aromatherapy. During a massage, when essential oils are applied to the body the oils are absorbed in to the blood stream and circulated around the body by entering the skin through the hair follicles. The sense of smell of aroma can have emotional level more strongly than with any other sense. Even a single aroma can induce feelings and trigger forgotten memories similar to those experience at that time.
Aromatherapy is also used as stress relieving medicine which has its various elements such as carrier oils, herbal distillates, vaporizer oils etc. It is mainly used as to change cognitive states of a person, reduce stress and improve their mood. Now-a-days the aromatherapy can do more wonders like boosts memory, help in quick recovery, reinforces immune system, reduces pain etc.
Boosting memory can be easily done by aromatherapy in which the oils and techniques used in this therapy serves as a boost up for your memory. The brainremember more and deeper in a better way by using this therapy. Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are the two in which the aromatherapy is highly recommended for healing these diseases. In general, the most frequently used oil for such purposes of boosting memory is Sage oil.
Aromatherapy massage can also helps in speeding up the rate of healing in our body. One of the major reason behind this is the increased amount of oxygen blood flow to wounds in the body. Quick recovery and also lessening of the uneasiness caused by skin diseases such as psoriasis and eczema is done by popular oils such as calendula, lavender, rosehip, etc.
This therapy strengthens the immune system and also helps it stay in sound condition for longer time. Energizing our immune system is highly done by essential oils such as oregano, frankincense, eucalyptus, etc.
The most common and powerful function of this therapy is to reduce pain. It flexes all our muscles, de-stresses them and provides ease to them for better functions. It gets rid of the muscular pain which you get clogged in due to our hectic schedule. It helps in getting good sleep.