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About nball252

Hi, my name is Naomi, I am a Christian, certified aromatherapist. I also have an Associate Degree in Bible. I looked for books about aromatherapy from a Christian point of view and didn't find any, so I wrote one, The Aromatherapy Advocate. An introductory book for Christians on aromatherapy. I have one son whom I home schooled. I started using essential oils 10 years ago. I love the fragrances and I love the powerful benefits of using essential oils. I received my certificate about 10 years ago and have been teaching and writing about aromatherapy from a Christian perspective since then.

The First Mention of Aromatics in the Bible

The purpose of the Bible is to reveal God’s love, specifically through Jesus Christ. It is because of Jesus’ death and resurrection from the dead that we can be restored to a personal relationship with God. Only through the name … Continue reading

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Aromatherapy Benefits the Pocketbook.

Aromatherapy can save you a lot of money. But I don’t mean smelly candles and air fresheners. Aromatherapy in the true sense of the word means therapy from aroma or therapy from the use of aromatic plant oils. Essential oils … Continue reading

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Aromatherapy Benefits for Your Health

Many people say that one of aromatherapy benefits is that it can heal the soul. But this is not true. Our soul or spirit is the religiousness of our being. It is the part of us that can communicate with … Continue reading

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What are Essential Oils?

Essential oils are aromatic volatile (evaporate quickly) liquids steam distilled from shrubs, flowers, trees, roots, or seeds.  Vegetable oils, such as olive, jojoba, or grape seed oils are usually pressed from the seeds, fruit or rind and can become rancid … Continue reading

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What is Aromatherapy and How do Essential Oils Work?

Aromatherapy is the use of therapeutic grade essential oils to improve ones wellness, as such it is perfectly suitable for Christians to use. Using scented candles, lotions and creams is considered part of aromatherapy. However, usually such things do not … Continue reading

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Absolutes, Floral Waters and Hydrosols

Do not confuse essential oils with absolutes or extract. To make absolutes or extracts the plant materiel is soaked in alcohol or some other solvent, which dissolves the plant oil, and then the alcohol is evaporated. Some plants, like jasmine, … Continue reading

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Dispelling Myths and Misinformation of Aromatherapy Part 2

Healing the Spirit One claim that is often made and is not true is that aromatherapy can heal the spirit. Christians know that only Jesus can heal your spirit, (Read Acts 4:12).  Aromatherapy is very effective in helping emotions. Emotions … Continue reading

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Dispelling Myths and Misinformation of Aromatherapy Part 1

Aromatherapy seems to be a popular marketing word that refers to anything that smells like flowers or has a drop of some plant extract in it. Words like organic, all natural, and green are hot words and advertisers know it. … Continue reading

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Warning: Beware Aromatherapy Lies

Watch-out for the lies! Essential oil merchants make some wild claims about the healing abilities of essential oils. They also will tell you that no matter what the ailment is there is an essential oil for it and then tell … Continue reading

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Which is the Best Essential Oils Company?

    Which is the best essential oil company? is a question that is often asked by many people. Unfortunately, it brings up even more questions: “Are you looking for the essential oil company with the best marketing plan and best … Continue reading

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