Aromatherapy Borehamwood

Aromatherapy Borehamwood Hertfordshire (WD6): If your busy lifestyle in Borehamwood leaves you generally feeling stressed out and depressed, it might be the right time to try out something a little different to get your life back on track. One of the methods that you could use to relax and de-stress is to have a session or two of aromatherapy. Maybe you've heard of aromatherapy but don't know exactly what it is Maybe you think it's one of those quack alternative treatments which have no substantiated benefits, or maybe you would like to have a go, but have just never got round to doing it. This article will hopefully educate you, and reveal a bit about precisely what aromatherapy is, and the ways that it could be valuable in helping out with your everyday dilemmas.

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Using fragrant and aromatic essential oils, qualified aromatherapists in Borehamwood work to help relieve symptoms in individuals with illnesses, mental and psychological problems and certain physical disorders. Either used individually or in combination these special oils that are carefully extracted from aromatic flowers, barks, plant materials, leaves, herbs and fruits can produce effective and surprising results in many instances.

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Before any therapy can start there should ordinarily be a consultation between the client and therapist to ascertain details of their medical background, diet and lifestyle. This enables the aromatherapist to focus the treatment more effectively on the problem areas and set up the perfect plan of treatment moving ahead. This initial meeting also helps the therapist to learn about you and helps you to be comfortable when being treated.

During a treatment session, oils are spread directly onto the client's skin and then carefully rubbed in using specific massage techniques. These procedures require a great deal of know-how and skill and many qualified Borehamwood therapists will have past experience of other complimentary and alternative treatments and perhaps also in health-associated massage methods. To receive the most benefit out of this procedure it is not unusual for the patient to be asked to carry on their treatment when they get home, after being provided with some instructions and a batch of ready mixed oils.

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There are a wide variety of essential oils being employed by aromatherapists in Borehamwood these days and the most common of these includes tea tree oil, patchouli, clove oil, lemon balm, oregano, rose, marjoram, lavender, eucalyptus oil, chamomile, bergamot, peppermint oil and sandalwood. These oils can be used in various ways, in vaporizers, as carrier oils, as infusions, in diffusers and in their raw form, to mention just a few. In order to get the very best outcome your selected Borehamwood aromatherapist knows precisely which of these techniques to use for your particular ailment.

There are no specific rules and regulations governing professional aromatherapists but most should have taken study courses that allow them to register for membership of professional associations such as the Aromatherapy Trade Council (ATC), the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT), the International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists (IFPA), the Aromatherapy Council or the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC). Such associations demand minimum standards for entry and any therapist wishing to sign up will at least need to have a degree or diploma in aromatherapy, to ensure that clients can have trust in the ability of their members.

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It is possible to get aromatherapy treatments in health clinics, hospitals, medical centres and health spas in the Borehamwood area, where therapies are usually combined with traditional medical practices to treat symptoms and provide the best possible prospects of respite or recuperation. Some private aromatherapy practices which still seek to supplement traditional solutions, sometimes have no immediate link with the NHS.

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In no situation should any Borehamwood aromatherapist be proffering medical advice regarding symptoms and treatments or proposing diagnoses for health conditions. This responsibility should in all cases be down to the client's General Practitioner or equally qualified medical doctor. An aromatherapist will nevertheless propose ways to relieve or alleviate a condition through the use of essential oils and massage.

Aromatherapy - What Can it Treat?

What Can Aromatherapy be Used to Treat?

Though aromatherapy is considered a largely holistic therapy it's professed by aromatherapists that a number of specific medical conditions and complaints can be effectively treated using this procedure. Purportedly back pain, period pains, allergies, stress, earache, fatigue, migraines, anxiety, asthma, headaches and sleeping disorders are just a few of the illnesses which can be successfully treated. If conventional medicine has failed to remedy a health complaint that you are struggling with, you've got little to lose by giving it a shot. Certain essential oils may not be suitable if you're affected by recent surgery, deep vein thrombosis, epilepsy, kidney problems, hypoglycaemia or high blood pressure, in which case you ought to get expert advice.

Day to Day Tasks of an Aromatherapist

  • Referring clients to their own GP when required
  • Maintaining details of the oil blends used
  • Putting together targeted treatment plans for individual patient's symptoms
  • Applying oils by partial or full body massage
  • Picking out the essential oils that you believe are suitable for helping the client
  • Explaining the treatment to the patient
  • Providing ready blended oils and instructions for clients to use at home
  • Combining and blending the essential oils that will be used
  • Compiling details about the client's medical history, general health, lifestyle and diet
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