Aromatherapy makes use of essential oils, i.e., highly concentrated plant oils to heal your body and mind. The restorative properties of these oils influence the limbic system of the brain. Initially, aromatherapy massage Leicester was designed to relax the affects the nervous system. These oils are used in amalgamation with massage oils and lotions.
Before the massage begins, the therapist will ask you to smell various blends of essential oils and pick the one based on your choice and the health concern. Each oil has different properties. While Lavender and Chamomile have a calming effect, Rosemary has an energising effect on the body. Swedish massage techniques are used along with these oils to ease sore back, neck, and shoulders to relieve the stress.
Aromatherapy oil massage is being explored to treat symptoms of anxiety, stress, inflammation, insomnia, and depression. Book an Appointment for Aromatherapy massage Leicester.
The benefits are endless with aromatherapy massage, as the final result of the massage therapy would depend on the oils you choose.
- For calming effect: Geranium, Chamomile, and Lavender
- For uplifting impact: Ylang-Ylang, Rose, and Neroli
- For energising effect: Rosemary
- For decongesting effect: Eucalyptus and Tea-tree