INTERVIEW WITH JEANNE ROSE, 1996 and 2001
QUESTION: What is
A. The use of essential oils and hydrosols to promote personal
B. Description of distillation. – The act of distillation is an
art that enables the invisible to become visible.
– the invisible scent of the plant, only visible in its liquid
the non-alcoholic fragrant plant distillate, with taste, fragrance
the human skin
C. Importance of pure, essential oils and hydrosols from plants —
environmental, ecological and help for the land.
QUESTION: How are these essential oils and hydrosols used?
Composition (i.e., Eucalyptus oil by inhalation for respiratory
inhalation by hankie, room purifiers
B. Application - Physical
Body & Skin Care, Perfumes, and Medicinal & First Aid
Astringent, anti-bacterial, antibiotic, anti-inflammatory, warming,
C. Applications - Mental
health, well-being, or simply adding to the sensual experiences of
2. Bolus or
QUESTION: Is it necessary to see an aromatherapist to receive
A. While essential oils and hydrosols can be effectively used by the
layperson, it is in fact both a specific science and a deeply
nature of aromatherapy- treats the entire person
are not necessarily blends
QUESTION: What kind of training is needed to be an
A. No legal standards of training, most aromatherapists licensed in
B. APP is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to the
local production of quality essential oils and hydrosols and to the
development of high standards of aromatherapy teaching and practice.
It is a good resource for ethical teachers. APP and other
organizations are currently developing standards for aromatherapy
QUESTION: Where can listeners get more information about
News, please call 877/966-4227 or see the newsletter of The Aromatic
on the Aromatic News area of the Aromatic Plant Project website.
3. The World
of Aromatherapy $18.95
B. My own books
Aromatherapy Book: Applications & Inhalations sells for $19.95
& Aromatherapy for the Reproductive System $7.95.
Essential Oils and Hydrosols, $17.95
4. The World
of Aromatherapy $18.95
Information about APP or any of the books I mentioned is available
by calling 1-415/564-6785 or going on-line to www.jeannerose.net
Jeanne Rose, Personal, Interview about aromatherapy, 05/95 • Sept.
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