The Practice of Aromatherapy: A Classic Compendium of Plant Medicines and Their Healing Properties

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By Jean Valnet

Publisher : Inner Traditions/Bear & Company

ABOUT Jean Valnet

Jean Valnet
A medical doctor and practitioner of aromatherapy for more than 30 years, Jean Valnet is regarded as one of the world's foremost authorities on essential oil therapy.



This classic manual provides detailed evidence for the efficacy of plant medicine. Valnet effectively bridgesthe gap between the tradition of healing with herbs and the advances of modern medicine, showing, in scientific terms, why plant medicine works, and making an impassioned plea for curtailing our use of dangerous chemical therapies. 
"Aromatherapy is one of the hottest trends in the natural foods industry."
Natural Foods Merchandiser

"Flowers and herbs have long been noted for their healing properties. Discover the wonders of floral remedies and some very unconventional, but often effective, medicine."
Harper's Bazaar