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Chemical diversity of mint essential oils and their aromatherapy significance

Plants of the mint genus (Mentha L.) are the sources of essential oils of various chemotypes, classified according to the content of the main component. Essential oils vary in chemical composition, which affects their fragrance and therapeutic properties. The present

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The use of carrier oils in aromatherapy massage and their effect on skin

Aromatherapy massage is a treatment in which essential oils are used. It combines the beneficial effects of manual massage technique, essential and carrier oils. Base oils are the mediators of aromatherapy; they improve contact between the masseur`s hands and the

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Aromatherapy and methods of applying essential oils

Aromatherapy involves the use of high-quality essential oils entering the body via the airway or skin. When the first route is used, essential oils are inhaled; room aromatisation is less common. In direct aromatherapy, essential oils, diluted in water or

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