- Fresh, new cover.
- Simple, spacious page designs featuring more full-color photographs, descriptive charts, and illustrations.
- Detailed descriptions of over 60 essential oils and 30 blends, including 9 essential oils and 7 blends new to this edition.
- "Simple Solutions over 150 condition-specific recipes, blends, and tips in "My Usage Guide" section.
- "My Usage Guide" organized alphabetically for hundreds of common disorders ”like acne” and serious diseases like diabetes.
- Easy-to-understand definitions after each medical condition in "My Usage Guide."
- "Essential Oil Basics" chapter outlining application and safety fundamentals for novice and experienced essential oil users.
- Expanded, separate "Essential Living" chapter containing lifestyle ideas and recipes for personal care, children, cleaning, cooking, nutrition, and exercise.
- Interchangeable blend recipes for personal and home care in "Essential Living" chapter.
- Separate section for essential-oil inspired "Personal Care and Spa" products.
- Body systems symbol throughout the book to highlight different body systems affected by the oils.
- Section on "Plants and Essential Oils" why and how plants create essential oils.
- "Single Essential Oils" and "Essential Oil Blends" sections with "Quick Facts" box for simple reference on the basics of any oil or blend.
- Listings of all of the essential oils and blends with chemical constituents, historical uses, application suggestions, safety data, and more.
- "Essential Oil Science In Depth" chapter enhancing knowledge with illustrations and explanations on essential oils, benefits, safety information, and more.
- Hundreds of research studies as footnote references throughout the book.
- Illustrated charts for auricular points, reflex hand and foot therapy, the autonomic nervous system, and more.
- "My Notes on Essential Oils and Blends" section with blank pages for personal observations and references (after the sections on "Single Essential Oils," "Essential Oil Blends," and "Essential Supplements").
This go-to handbook covers all the basics on essential oil use in an easy-to-use, approachable format perfect to give any new oil user. The smaller size also makes it a portable reference to carry with you anywhere.
Modern Essentials Handbook - September 2018 10th Edition