There is more to the science of herbal incense than what meets the eyes. For centuries incense was produced and used in healing, it was embodied and embraced in different cultures and religions for one important reason – humans love the zest and aromas of flowers and herbs. Lavender blooms elevate the scent and that is the primary reasons its find its way to incense sticks and perfumes.
Lemon balm herb with its citric flavor and scent cures foul smell. It is also used in incense candlesticks and soaps.
Fragrant flowers have always found their way into reed diffusers, majestic vaporizers and aromatic candlesticks. In addition to that, amphoras used for herbal oils and wines, pillow misters, potpourris from a medley of fragrant blooms and roses, fragrance pouches and sachets use fragrant herbs too.
A fiesta of fresh fragrances and their combination can be rolled out in various tones and their uses are many just not limited to perfumes.
Role of Herbal Incense in Aromatherapy
A well lit up room converted into therapy space has to convey vibes of happiness and to break the monotony, incense made of herbs have played an important role. Taking a cue from the Nature’s fresh aromas, aromatherapy along with surroundings helps in lifting the spirits. Designs that compliment the décor, table lamps for diffusing light, chandeliers arranged in array of colours strengthen the feeling of relaxation.
Aromatherapy conducted in a professional ambience from herbal incenses can improve fitness cure physical ailments and act as a catalyst in detoxification.
Herbal Incense Therapy
Holistic healing with herbal incense is not new in the area of wellness and rejuvenation; Alternative techniques that have an amalgamation of therapies involving fragrances elevating the ambience of the space are very effective in reducing stress.
A luxurious cedar enzyme bath complete with freshness and fragrance of herbs such as lavender and thyme herbs provides relief to an aching body from acute muscle aches, chronic joint pains and cramps. Reducing tension and fatigue is just not a cleansing act and beautification at surface but the healing techniques of aromas.
There is no wonder that the new buzzword in the multi-billion dollar industry encompassing health and wellness has important elements such as Natural, Ambient and Herbal.