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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.

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

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]

aromatherapy

Using essential plant oils to improve physical and mental well-being, often involving massage.
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"
Translations
aromaterapie
aromaterapi
aromaterapia
aromaterapija
アロマセラピー
방향요법
aromterapi
การรักษาที่ใช้เครื่องหอมกับสมุนไพร
hương liệu pháp

aromatherapy

[əˈrəuməˈθerəpɪ] Naromaterapia f

aromatherapy

[əˌrəʊməˈθɛrəpi] naromathérapie f aromatherapy massage, aromatherapy oilaromatherapy massage nmassage m aux huiles essentiellesaromatherapy oil nhuile f essentielle

aromatherapy

aromatherapy

[əˌrəʊməˈθɛrəpɪ] naromaterapia

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

aromatherapy

n aromaterapia, uso del aroma de los aceites esenciales para curar
References in periodicals archive ?
Here is an issue that this book does not address: the consideration of others when using aromatherapies. While it is certainly individuals' choice to use aromatherapy for themselves, the fact remains that they may very likely be sharing their essential oils and aromas with the people around them, whether in the home or a public setting.
But while the company was required to report the recall, there's not much the FDA can do to prevent such problems, because it doesn't regulate aromatherapies unless the manufacturer makes a medical claim.