I have chosen four very important essential oils that allow us to flourish and help reduce those factors that can impede vaccine effectiveness. Read my blog, in which I include five essential oil blend recipes, to learn the properties of these essential oils and why they are especially useful during the pandemic.
During the pandemic, many of us have taken solace in using essential oils for their antimicrobial activities, and to comfort and support us mentally, emotionally and spirituality. I therefore thought it would be good idea to nominate my ‘essential oil of the year’.
Deby Atterby's book Australian Essential Oil Profiles takes us on a wonderful journey to meet all the people that make Australian essential oils possible, and will definitely be an important addition to every aromatherapy enthusiast and health professional’s library.
In this blog I examine COVID-19 related smell loss, the impact of loss of/or altered smell, the pathophysiology of COVID-19 related smell loss, and possible therapies for smell loss. From my research, it appears that smell training involving essential oils may indeed be one of the therapeutic strategies to regain sense of smell.