A VERY INTERESTING SCIENTIFIC STUDY ON NEROLI HYDROLAT

  02-05-2022     Comments (0)

A VERY INTERESTING SCIENTIFIC STUDY ON NEROLI HYDROLAT A very interesting scientific study on the Neroli Hydrolat, or so called Citrus Aurantium Distillated Water. EFFECTS OF CITRUS AURANTIUM (BITTER ORANGE) ON THE SEVERITY OF FIRST-STAGE LABOR PAIN Considering that vaginal delivery is a painful process, the present study investigated the effects of Citrus aurantium on the severity of first-stage labor pain in primiparous women. This study was a randomized clinical trial conducted with 126 eligible primiparous patients. The pain severity of patients was measured at the time of enrolling in the study.  In the intervention group, (aromatherapy) gauze squares were soaked in 4 ml of C. aurantium hydrolat, and in the control group, gauze squares were soaked in 4 ml of normal saline; each gauze square was attached to the...

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AROMATHERAPY AS A SAFE AND EFFECTIVE TREATMENT WITH MELISSA

  23-03-2022     Comments (0)

AROMATHERAPY AS A SAFE AND EFFECTIVE TREATMENT WITH MELISSA Behavioral and psychological symptoms in dementia are frequent and are a major management problem, especially for patients with severe cognitive impairment. Preliminary reports have indicated positive effects of aromatherapy using select essential oils, but there are no adequately powered placebo-controlled trials. A placebo-controlled trial was conducted at the Wolfson Research Centre, Newcastle General Hospital in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to determine the value of aromatherapy with essential oil of Melissa officinalis (lemon balm) for agitation in people with severe dementia. The active treatment and/or placebo oil was combined with a base lotion and applied to patients' faces and arms twice a day by caregiving staff. Changes in clinically significant agitation (Cohen-Mansfield Agitation Inventory [CMAI])...

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EFFECTS OF LITSEA CUBEBA (Lour.) PERSOON ESSENTIAL OIL

  19-02-2022     Comments (0)

EFFECTS OF LITSEA CUBEBA (Lour.) PERSOON ESSENTIAL OIL EFFECTS OF LITSEA CUBEBA (Lour.) PERSOON ESSENTIAL OIL AROMATHERAPY ON MOOD STATES AND SALIVARY CORTISOL LEVELS IN HEALTHY VOLUNTEERS (2020) Aromatherapy is one of the complementary therapies to improve health. The aromatic essential oils have been used in the treatment procedure through inhalation of essential oil vapor, massage, and herbal bathing. Litsea species are generally used in traditional medicine, and Litsea cubeba (Lour.) Persoon is a potent fumigant plant, used in cosmetics and foods as essence. The chemical composition of the essential oil of different parts of L. cubeba has been found to be varied. L. cubeba essential oil (LEO) is known for the treatment of cognition-associated discomforts. The current study assessed the impact of inhalation of LEO on mood...

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