Aromatherapy is a holistic healing treatment that uses natural plant extracts to promote health and well-being. Aromatherapy uses aromatic essential oils medicinally to improve the health of the body, mind, and spirit.
Apart from providing a pleasant smell, aromatherapy oils can provide physical and emotional health benefits. Inhaling essential oils stimulates the olfactory system, part of the brain connected to smell that affects the limbic system, which is linked to our emotions, the heart rate, blood pressure, breathing, memory, stress, and hormone balance.
Aromatherapy massage is used for a variety of different reasons, including relaxation, pain management, and improved mood. Combining essential oils with massage enhance the benefits of the massage. The massage therapist might diffuse an essential oil in the room during your session or they might add a few drops of oil to massage lotion and apply it directly to your skin.
Incorporating essential oils with a soft tissue massage, using light long strokes a calming and relaxing treatment has many benefits and healing properties, which can help:
Our approach to helping you achieve your goal of better health, greater happiness, and improved performance is to:
• Treat the whole person
• Reduce stress off your nervous system through chiropractic care
• Advise on other aspects of your life such as nutrition and stress management
• Liaise your care with our trusted partner network of health providers when we feel it will be beneficial.