- Hardcover: 784 pages
- Publisher: Churchill Livingstone; 2 edition (November 6, 2013)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0443062412
- ISBN-13: 978-0443062414
- Product Dimensions: 8.8 x 1.5 x 11 inches
- Shipping Weight: 5.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 290 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #37,880 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
Essential Oil Safety: A Guide for Health Care Professionals 2nd Edition
Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices.
Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) is a service we offer sellers that lets them store their products in Amazon's fulfillment centers, and we directly pack, ship, and provide customer service for these products. Something we hope you'll especially enjoy: FBA items qualify for FREE Shipping and Amazon Prime.
If you're a seller, Fulfillment by Amazon can help you increase your sales. We invite you to learn more about Fulfillment by Amazon .
Frequently bought together
Customers who bought this item also bought
Top customer reviews
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later.
Robert Tisserand is THE single most respected authority for so many things pertaining to aromatherapy and essential oils but particularly when it is a question of safety. He has been studying, researching and writing about this subject for very many years. This book sits beside my desk - and I have many aromatherapy books that aren't in this revered spot - so I can easily reach over and check, double check everything whether I am making up a blend, writing a blog, commenting on a social media site or just curious - the answers are always (yes, always) there and easily found. He has given the world of aromatherapy what no one else could - legitimacy and safety. I for one will be forever grateful.
Aromatherapist in training... educator at heart.
This book reads like a textbook and someone new to essential oils and/or not familiar with chemistry would certainly find it overwhelming. I use it mainly for a reference. I check the index for an oil that I am using and then I go to the page that it's on to read about it and make sure that it's safe. There is a lot of very helpful information. If I don't understand what I am reading I research it to better educate myself on the subject.
There's an appendix, glossary, list for abreviations, list of resources, and a list of references to help it along as well in case I'm unsure what something is or means.
This large book is a little rough on the Kindle format. I'd highly recommend bookmarking important pages so you can easily get back to it. If you're finding it overwhelming, just use it a little at a time. As you gain more knowledge of essential oils and a better understand of how they work it will get easier. Just don't let it frustrate you. This isn't meant to be read in one sitting or memorized after one reading.
I definitely recommend this book for anyone who's using essential oils. It's very important to know safety and not just to know something is or isn't safe, but to know why.
I was able to purchase this book with my promotional credits and I am about to purchase a non digital version of it as well because I find myself referencing it a lot,
Most recent customer reviews
*Spend 30-90 minutes looking up cytochrome pathways by...Read more