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Essential Oils

Aromatherapy is a holistic therapy that uses essential oils to improve one’s health and psychological well- being. Essential oils are highly concentrated extracts from the aromatic parts of herbs, flowers, trees and grasses. They have been in use for thousands of years. They are wholly natural substances that have the ability to positively influence the mind and body.

Raindrop Technique:
Uses a sequence of highly antimicrobial essential oils synergistically combined to simultaneously kill the responsible viral agents and reduce inflammation. The oils are dispensed like little drops of rain from a height of about six inches above the back and very lightly massage along the vertebrae and back muscles. The entire process takes about 45 minutes to complete, the oils will continue to work in the body for up to one week following treatment. The principle singles oils used include:

Essential Oils Used in Raindrop Technique

  • Oregano: Creates feelings of security. Has strong immune enhancing qualities also supports the respiratory and digestive system.
  • Thyme: Reduces bacteria, one of the strongest antioxidants known, supports the immune, respirator, digestive, nervous and other body systems.
  • Basil: Refreshes the mind and restores mental alertness during times of fatigue. Relaxing to exercise strained muscles. Stimulates and sharpens sense of smell.
  • Cypress: Supports circulatory system, refreshes, restores and tones. Also supports the digestive and respiratory systems and is good for oil and/or troubled skin.
  • Wintergreen: Is beneficial in massage for soothing head tension and sore, tight muscles after exercising.
  • Marjoram: A calming oil, it has a warming effect on both mind and body. Soothes tense muscles after exercise and is beneficial for occasional simple nervous tension. Has antiseptic like properties.
  • Peppermint: Soothes digestion, improves gastric motility and digestive efficiency. Improves taste and smell when inhaled. Improves concentration and mental activity.
  • Aroma Siez: Relaxing blend designed for massaging away muscle and body discomfort, provides soothing comfort for head, neck and tired feet.
  • Valor: Works with both the physical and spiritual aspects of the body, increases feelings of strength, courage and self esteem. Enhances an individual’s internal resources.