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a·ro·ma·ther·a·py

 (ə-rō′mə-thĕr′ə-pē)
n. pl. a·ro·ma·ther·a·pies
The use of selected fragrant substances in lotions and inhalants in an effort to affect mood and promote health.
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aromatherapy

(əˌrəʊməˈθɛrəpɪ)
n
(Complementary Medicine) the use of fragrant essential oils extracted from plants as a treatment in complementary medicine to relieve tension and cure certain minor ailments
aˌromaˈtherapist n
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a•ro•ma•ther•a•py

(əˌroʊ məˈθɛr ə pi)
n.
1. the use of fragrances to affect or alter a person's mood or behavior.
2. treatment of facial skin by the application of fragrant floral and herbal substances.
[1945–50; < French aromathérapie]
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aromatherapy

Using essential plant oils to improve physical and mental well-being, often involving massage.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aromatherapy - the therapeutic use of aromatic plant extracts and essential oils in baths or massage
therapy - (medicine) the act of caring for someone (as by medication or remedial training etc.); "the quarterback is undergoing treatment for a knee injury"; "he tried every treatment the doctors suggested"; "heat therapy gave the best relief"
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Translations
aromaterapie
aromaterapi
aromaterapia
aromaterapija
アロマセラピー
방향요법
aromterapi
การรักษาที่ใช้เครื่องหอมกับสมุนไพร
hương liệu pháp

aromatherapy

[əˈrəuməˈθerəpɪ] Naromaterapia f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

aromatherapy

[əˌrəʊməˈθɛrəpi] naromathérapie f aromatherapy massage, aromatherapy oilaromatherapy massage nmassage m aux huiles essentiellesaromatherapy oil nhuile f essentielle
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

aromatherapy

Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

aromatherapy

[əˌrəʊməˈθɛrəpɪ] naromaterapia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

aromatherapy

عَلاج بِالعُطُور aromaterapie aromaterapi Aromatherapie αρωματοθεραπεία aromaterapia aromaterapia aromathérapie aromaterapija aromaterapia アロマセラピー 방향요법 aromatherapie aromaterapi aromaterapia aromaterapia ароматерапия aromterapi การรักษาที่ใช้เครื่องหอมกับสมุนไพร aromaterapi hương liệu pháp 香料按摩
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aromatherapy

n aromaterapia, uso del aroma de los aceites esenciales para curar
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Species-specific appeasing pheromone diffusers and/or aromatherapeutic diffusers will likely be in use in waiting and exam rooms.
Essential oils are used in medicinal therapy, well-being products, flavors for human consumption, fragrances for cosmetics and household products, and many other holistic and aromatherapeutic products.
Pharmacopia, which made its splash in 1999, was among the early crusaders of the natural products movement with luscious, biodegradable plant-based formulas and aromatherapeutic benefits.
As she matriculated, she routinely picked up free health literature and benefited from massages, acupuncture treatments and aromatherapeutic oils, all of which were available on campus and broadened her perspective on healthy living and self-care.
Along with food ingredients, mustard brown extract oil exhibits aromatherapeutic properties, which find application in massage centers and spa.
One of Culpeper's lasting contributions to the history of naturopathy (and a reason that new age herbal shops still carry his books today) is his emphasis on the aromatherapeutic value of medicinal plants: many of his remedies include the inhalation of a particular simple as well as its ingestion or topical application.
The plant's restorative magic will add a refreshing and aromatherapeutic element to the mask.
Created by an Israeli herbalist, Thera-intensive Body Cream by Lavido is a blend of natural aromatherapeutic and organic tea tree, lavender and cold-pressed black cumin seeds oils.
Using traditional herbal blends and warm aromatherapeutic essential oils, time-honored Ayurvedic body treatments provide the ultimate in relaxation and restoration as they calm the mind, balance the three doshas&nbsp;and create a profound sense of bliss and contentment.&nbsp;Shirodhara is a deeply soothing traditional Ayurvedic treatment that calms the central nervous system and integrates the mind and body to achieve a heightened state of awareness, relaxation&nbsp;and contentment.
"We began making aromatherapeutic drinks at the lifestyle salons' research and development laboratory in Minneapolis," says Uri, and then opened to the public last year.