• Home
  • Do you believe in aromatherapy?

Do you believe in aromatherapy?

Do you believe in aromatherapy?webphotographeer / E+ / Getty Images

Researchers have confirmed that certain aromas can put you on the fast track to good health. They have pinpointed what smells you need to get a whiff of to attack specific ailments: 

  • Acne – chamomile, geranium, lavender, patchouli, sandalwood, tea tree
  • Allergies – chamomile, lavender, Melissa, patchouli
  • Anger – ylang ylang
  • Arthritis – birch, black pepper, chamomile, eucalyptus, ginger, juniper
  • Athlete’s foot – tea tree myrrh
  • Bruises – fennel, lavender, parsley seed
  • Burns – lavender
  • Colds – basil, cedarwood, eucalyptus, lavender, peppermint, tea tree
  • Constipation – black pepper
  • Dandruff – lavender, patchouli
  • Depression – basil, lavender, lime, sandalwood
  • Diarrhea – cardamom seed, peppermint
  • Fatigue – basil, peppermint, rosemary
  • Flatulence – cardamom seed, lime
  • Greasy skin – lemon, sandalwood, tea tree
  • Headache – chamomile, lavender
  • Indigestion – cardamom seed, chamomile, orange
  • Insect bites and stings – basil, chamomile, lavender, tea tree
  • Insomnia – chamomile, lavender, marjoram
  • Menstrual cramps – basil, chamomile, cypress, lavender
  • Nausea – cardamom seed, chamomile
  • Obesity – birch, fennel
  • Premenstrual syndrome – geranium, juniper, lavender, Melissa
  • Stress – chamomile, cedarwood, frankincense, lavender, sandalwood

 

The Beat of your Workday with Meghan Kelly
0
100
Votre version d'internet explorer est trop basse. Utilisez au moins la version 11 ou un navigateur récent comme Google Chrome.