Posts tagged "aromatherapy"

In-Flight Aromatherapy

For those of us who are traveling this holiday season, get prepared for a long, exhausting day of waiting, more waiting, sitting, nasty food, wailing babies, stinky bathrooms and still, more waiting. And that's just what to expect on normal travel days. I won't even mention the word storm. Even if you are headed to…
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 16, 2012

Feeling Irritable? Let Tata Harper Ease Your Troubled Mind

I've been known to get a touch irritable from time to time. Wait, let me rephrase that: I am a generally irritable human being. (More often than not, my irritability stems from an overriding sense of hanger, which kind of goes without saying given that I am forever hungry.) I had previously accepted "o…
By: Rachel Krause / September 4, 2012

Sniff Your Way To A Full 8 Hours

If lack of sunlight or too much stress or "Downton Abbey" is interrupting your beauty sleep -- I know I've been sleep deprived lately -- 21 Drop's Sleep aromatherapy roller ball may help you get the eight hours you need. A soothing blend of sandalwood, ylang ylang and vetiver essential oils work to  quiet your…
By: Ami Angelowicz / January 27, 2012

A Body Balm To Save Your Sanity

A little R&R isn't usually high on our priorities list. How can it be when we've got deadlines, bills, and drama to deal with? Yet we all have experienced the painful effects of stress and know that going non-stop is unhealthy. (We're not Energizer Bunnies, you know.) Now, you might not be able to take…
By: Annika Harris / January 25, 2010

Aromatherapy Smells Nice, Does Little

If you light a lavender aromatherapy candle to relax, the scent probably isn't doing much more than masking the less pleasant odors in your apartment. Researchers at Ohio State University found that smelling lemon and lavender oils, two of the most popular in aromatherapy, failed to show any improvement in wound healing, immune status, blood…
By: Catherine Strawn / March 5, 2008