Aromatherapy is the use of plant oils to promote well being. The use of plant extracts dates back to the Chinese, Egyptians, Greeks and Romans up to modern usage. With modern methods the oils can be extracted in their purest forms.
Aromatherapy is today used widely and is a complementary therapy for many cancer patients, dementia patients and to promote well being in harmony with conventional medication in many other conditions.
Oils should not be ingested and some can also cause rashes so please test any oils purchased for reactions. There are many guides on the internet for using these beneficial oils which will help you to choose the ones you may need, alternatively using a few drops in an oil burner with some water will provide your living or working space with the desired scent.