How to Advance Your Aromatherapy Career

Essential oils are becoming more and more popular, and therefore used by more people than ever. This is partly because of the “big name companies” that have a lot of money to market to everyone. Because of this huge explosion, people are wanting to learn how to use essential oils. There are many different ways that people are learning and getting training—some good training and some bad (sad to say). We have experienced them both and you may have, too. No matter what or where you may have received training, we always believe there is room for more, continued training.
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Tea Tree Essential Oil: Surprising Benefits and Practical Uses

Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) essential oil is found in so many products nowadays, you’ve probably seen it in toothpaste and skin care and body products. The clinical use of tea tree essential oil has been published by the World Health Organization, but it has been used as a traditional medicine for many years. Many people know that it contains components that are known to be anti-fungal, antiviral and antibacterial. Here is why it's a must-have essential oil.
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Roman Chamomile Essential Oil Benefits & Uses

What is your favorite essential oil? When we ask our students this question, some of the answers are rose, neroli, orange, geranium, and wintergreen. Even plai! Very rarely does someone say roman chamomile (Anthemis nobilis, syn Chamaelum nobile). The aroma of roman chamomile is quite unique and not appreciated by all, which is a shame—this is one essential oil that is an absolute must in your essential oil medicine bag.
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Should I Take Another Aromatherapy Certification Course?

You may be thinking, “I have my Aromatherapy Certification. Why should I consider another?” If this is the case, ask yourself—Would you like to know more? Would you like to feel more comfortable with the chemistry or the energetics of essential oils? We know that there are many different Aromatherapy education options available, but many of our students feel they are perpetual learners and enjoy the classroom experience. As teachers and students ourselves, we really do get this concept. We feel it is fun to stretch our brains, and one of the most enjoyable parts of taking classes is the community, friendships and camaraderie.
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7 Essential Oils for Focusing at Work

We all have such busy lives. We are a technological society and while this has so many advantages (you are reading this on the web!), we do not have much down time. Doesn’t it feel sometimes like we are always DOING something? Most of us have smartphones and are connected to every constantly ringing bell and tone. We have so many clients that have difficulty sleeping (if this is you, download our free Insomnia Relief Recipe!). Insomnia is so common today and because of this, we are tired and need help staying focused.
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Inside Aromatherapy Classes at Stillpoint Studies

Taking an in-person aromatherapy class requires commitment, but for all your commitment you get a lot back, too. When you attend one of our Aromatherapy classes here at Stillpoint, whether it is a weekend workshop or one of our longer Certification classes, you will always leave with tons of information and useful tools for your aromatherapy toolbox (plus you’ll have lots of fun and eat wonderful snacks to feed your brain and soul).
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