Essential oils are the essence of a plant, the essential hormone-like substance within a plant, the natural aromatic molecules that give a plant its characteristics. When we as human beings use essential oils, they exert an effect on our metabolism on a physical level as well as aromatically via our olfactory (smell) system to…Read More +
When you bump yourself, twist your ankle or get a cramp, your instinct is to place a healing hand on the area to hold or rub it to feel relief. Cooling inflamed areas and massaging a sore muscle or joint are instantly soothing and healing. Essential oils provide instant localised relief and are rapidly…Read More +
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Doryce Sher, co-founder of Aromatic Apothecary, is one of South Africa’s leading advocates on the regulation of complementary medicine, with a particular interest in Aromatherapy.
Serving on and representing various health boards in South Africa, it is her passionate aim to ensure people are aware that there are choices when it comes to health and well-being.
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