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Aromatherapy in Birmingham...
Massage, fragrance & music - for body, mind & soul
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Established since 2002, Well Naturally offers aromatherapy in a Birmingham community facility, so you can be confident that our professional details are checked & verified.
What is aromatherapy massage?
Aromatherapy is a holistic wellbeing therapy which uses essential oils for therapeutic purposes, through a variety of methods of application. Aromatherapists mostly use them combined with aromatherapy massage, in which they are diluted with a carrier oil. At our practice for aromatherapy in Birmingham, aromatherapy massage is a truly relaxing experience, which if desired, can be tailored to treat many conditions clinically.
What are aromatherapy essential oils?
Essential oils are concentrations of the scent producing chemicals found in plants. Many are believed to possess a wide range of therapeutic properties, so we use an array of oils in treatments at our practice for aromatherapy in Birmingham. Essential oils can also be vaporised for inhalation, a few drops can put in a bath (some types of oil only), and they can be used in poultices, creams etc.
Where do essential oils come from?
Aromatherapy essential oils can be extracted from many types of plant matter including flowers, leaves, twigs, tree bark and wood, resin from trees, fruit peel and plant roots.
How are essential oils able to affect us through aromatherapy?
When used in massage at our practice for aromatherapy in Birmingham, small amounts of essential oils are mixed with a much larger amount of massage oil (e.g. sweet almond or grapeseed oil), then applied to the skin through a variety of relaxing and therapeutic, aromatherapy massage techniques. The molecules of the essential oils are so small that they can pass through the skin into the blood stream, then they go on to affect the body systems in many ways.
A second and very important way in which aromatherapy essential oils can affect us is through our sense of smell (olfaction). Scent molecules enter the nose and connect with nerve endings that send messages to the brain. These are interpreted and trigger the release of a variety of mood affecting chemicals from the brain.
What are the therapeutic properties of essential oils?
Aromatherapy essential oils are believed to have a wide variety of properties that can affect us both physically and emotionally. Each type of essential oil has its own specific properties, so the aromatherapists at our practice for aromatherapy in Birmingham can blend different oils to cater for the individual requirements of the client in their aromatherapy treatment.
You should be confident that your practitioner is properly trained, suitably qualified and insured. At our clinic for aromatherapy in Birmingham we provide all relevant information on request.
Easy free parking is available at Well naturally and we are conveniently situated for clients in Moseley (B13), Kings Heath (B14), Edgbaston (B15), Selly oak (B29), Harborne (B17), Stirchley and Cotteridge (B30), and the University of Birmingham.
N.B. We also offer an at home, mobile aromatherapy massage service, in and around the Bournville, Kings Heath, Stirchley and Moseley areas of Birmingham.
"David is the perfect antidote to the pressures of a demanding job and hectic schedule. Be it his excellent massage options, or relaxation classes, his approach is calm and thoroughly professional. I can't recommend him highly enough."
Kirsty Mack, Head of Stakeholder Relations, University of Birmingham
"I have been a regular client of David’s for a few years now. The treatments are always very relaxing in calming, pleasant surroundings. I would recommend David to anyone."
Dawn Bloxham, Capital & Estates Accountant, University of Birmingham
Central for... * Stirchley
* Bournville * Kings Heath * Moseley
* Kings Norton * Cotteridge * Harborne
* Edgbaston * University of Birmingham
What can aromatherapy treat?
Over several years, the Well Naturally practice for aromatherapy in Birmingham has treated clients for a variety of conditions. We are happy to comply with the Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) Code of Advertising, and on the advice of the Federation of Holistic Therapists, we can say that complementary therapies including aromatherapy have been shown to:
* Help relaxation
* Improve mood
* Aid sleep
* Relieve tension
* Relieve anxiety and stress
* Promote a sense of general well-being
Please call us to discuss in more depth, how we may help you with any specific conditions.
We believe that Well Naturally Birmingham's prices are competitive for aromatherapy massage in Birmingham generally. Please visit the prices page for current pricing information.
David is a Fellow of the Federation of Holistic Therapists, and area co-ordinator of the South Birmingham FHT support group. He is registered with CNHC, UK Regulator for Complementary Health-care Practitioners, for massage, aromatherapy, hypnotherapy & reflexology.