Here is a collection of our own papers and presentations, as well as other online resources for all-things aromatic. We will be adding here periodically, so check back for updates!
When chemists and aromatherapists team up, they can get a lot done. Check out this paper written by Sylla Sheppard-Hanger and Robert Pappas on Artemisia arborescens. Find out about this plant’s chemistry, therapeutics, and how it compares to similar plants. >>Download the Paper Here<<
Chemistry is perhaps the most difficult aspect of aromatherapy, but we have some resources that can help!
Are there really still people out there regularly using undiluted essential oils? Are there really people out there using essential oils who haven’t heard of sensitization? The answer is yes. I keep learning over and over that the answer is most definitely yes.
Use Of Essential Oils and Natural Extracts to Help Counter Side Effects of Radiation During Cancer Treatment by Sylla Sheppard-Hanger Abstract Aromatherapy can be used as an effective complimentary treatment during radiation therapy. The medical community considers side effects such as burning and irritation of the skin tissue relatively minor discomforts. For the patient receiving […]
Nyssa regularly writes a column for Massage Today on using aromatherapy in massage. Read all of her previous articles from this column and learn to use more aromatherapy in your massage practice.
By Nyssa Hanger This paper was presented at the Asian Aromatherapy Conference 2016 in New Delhi, India. On September 11, 2001, my life changed forever. I was surprised and devastated by the news of the attacks on the World Trade Center and like so many of us, I felt helpless. But that event set in […]