This is a basic course for the massage therapist who wants to expand their understanding of how to incorporate aromatherapy and essential oils safely into their practice. You will learn how to use a variety of essential oils for many of the common conditions that are encountered in your massage therapy practice like arthritis, headaches, muscle soreness, stress and more. We will study a variety of different essential oils and base oils, learn common and Latin names, general properties, essential oil safety and purity, contraindications, blending techniques and dilution ratios. Other topics included in this class are how to enhance the aromatherapy massage with the use of heat pads and hot stones.
During this class you will be given basic formulas and you will be able to make your own 4 oz aromatherapy massage oil blend and will be using your blends on each other during massage trade practice time. You will be able to take your oil blend home at the end of class. Supplies used are included in the class price.
This is a 6 hour class for 6 CEU’s.
Cost of class is $140
Needed for class are a set of sheets, pillowcase and large bath towel.
Class size is limited to 6. Registration and non-refundable deposit required. There is a minimum amount of students needed to hold this class, If class size is not met the date will have to be rescheduled, deposits will be returned if new date does not work for you.