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Aromatherapists Fresno CA

Local resource for aromatherapists in Fresno. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to aromatherapy, aromatherapy oils, aromatherapy businesses, aromatherapy shops, aromatherapy treatments, aromatherapy kits, certified aromatherapists, holistic aromatherapists, and aromatherapy practitioners, as well as advice on where to buy the best aromatherapy products.

Barbara Lundeen
(559) 222-2555
2733 East Garland Avenue
Fresno, CA
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Sue Stone
(559) 435-1650
7415 North Cedar Avenue+ #101
Fresno, CA
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Aikido of Fresno
(559) 237-2454
1130 North Wishon Avenue
Fresno, CA
 
Back Pain Clinic
(559) 227-5301
4035 North Fresno Street
Fresno, CA
 
Natural Way Health Center
(559) 981-0875
2332 E. Pico Avenue
Fresno, CA
 
Cynthia Williams
(559) 286-8046
659 W. Shaw Ave.+ Ste. F
Fresno, CA
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Beneficial Therapeutic Massage
(559) 441-0031
1310 East Olive Avenue
Fresno, CA
 
Advance Massage Therapy
(559) 264-6182
3250 East Olive Avenue Suite F
Fresno, CA
 
Birchall Isaac A
(559) 226-3400
4678 North 1st Street
Fresno, CA
 
Advanced Chiropractic
(559) 226-1695
3248 East Shields Avenue Suite E
Fresno, CA
 
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Aromatherapy

 Sleep 

All stress-related conditions, including insomnia, respond well to aromatherapy.

How to use essential oils

For skin application the essential oil must be diluted in a vegetable carrier oil such as cold-pressed sunflower oil or sweet almond oil. Use 7 -10 drops of essential oil to 25ml (five teaspoons) of carrier oil for adults, 3-5 drops for children under seven and 1-3 drops for children under the age of three. Do not use essential oils on newborn babies.

Any oil can be used in the bath. Add 5-10 drops for adults, 3-5 drops for children over two, and only one drop of a very gentle oil such as chamomile or lavender for younger children. 
Inhalation is also effective. Put one or two drops of a relaxing oil onto a handkerchief and tuck it inside your pillow to help you sleep.

A combination of essential oils may be used.

Essential Oils for Sleep

A relaxing bath with essential oils of Roman camomile and geranium will help a person to unwind before sleep. A glass of camomile tea will complete the process.

A relaxant effect may be provided by oils of camomile, lavender, neroli, rose, and marjoram. Add a few drops to your bathwater or sprinkle a few drops on a handkerchief and inhale.

The following essential oils may be useful for management of sleep.

Benzoin (Styrax benzoin)

Benzoin is sedative, warming, and relaxing.

It is useful for: Sleeplessness caused by worry, emotional exhaustion, tension, bronchitis, and coughs.

Caution: Some people may be sensitive to this oil.

German and Roman chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla and Chamaemele nobile)

Chamomile calms nerves and stomach, induces sleep, and is especially good for children. 

Useful for: Insomnia, anxiety.

Caution: Can cause dermatitis in some people.

Jasmine (Jasminum officinalis)

Jasmine is relaxing and soothing, antidepressant, sedative, aphrodisiac, and expectorant. It is non-toxic, and non-irritant.

Useful for: Insomnia, depression, apathy, nervous exhaustion, stress, catarrh, breathing difficulties.

Lavender (Lavendula officinalis)

Lavender is calming, soothing to nerves and digestion, anti-depressant, pain-relieving, and lowers blood pressure. It is non-toxic, and non-irritant.

Lavender is useful for: Insomnia, tension, depression, headache, catarrh, stomach cramps, shock, earache.

Melissa (Lemon balm, Melissa officinalis)

Melissa is relaxing and uplifting, lowers blood pressure, and helps digestion, menstruation, and nervous system.

Melissa is useful for: Insomnia, nervous tension, depression, high blood pressure, indigestion, coughs, colds, shock, anxiety.

Caution: Use small amounts only as skin irritation is possible.

Neroli (Citrus aurantium amara)

Neroli is very relaxing, non-toxic, and non-irritant.

It is useful for: Insomnia caused by anxiety, depression, irritability, panic, shock....

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