AMBER JAR PHARMACY

Health & Healing

6160 Richmond Ave.
Houston, TX 77057

Tel: (713)893-5993
Fax: (713)784-2870

 

 

Amber Jar

Pharmacy

Your health & healing partner. 

 

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    Candles and Oils

    Puritan's Pride: Aromatherapy - Buy 1 Get 1 Free     Offer expires

            6-30-2014

    According to WebMd Aromatherapy, or essential oils therapy, is using a plant's aroma-producing oils (essential oils) to treat disease. Essential oils are taken from a plant's flowers, leaves, stalks, bark, rind, or roots. The oils are mixed with another substance (such as oil, alcohol, or lotion) and then put on the skin, sprayed in the air, or inhaled. You can also massage the oils into the skin or pour them into bath water. Aromatherapy as used today originated in Europe and has been practiced there since the early 1900s.

    Practitioners of aromatherapy believe that fragrances in the oils stimulate nerves in the nose. Those nerves send impulses to the part of the brain that controls memory and emotion. Depending on the type of oil, the result on the body may be calming or stimulating.  The oils are thought to interact with the body's hormones and enzymes to cause changes in blood pressurepulse, and other body functions. Another theory suggests that the fragrance of certain oils may stimulate the body to produce pain-fighting substances.

    What is aromatherapy used for?

    Aromatherapy may promote relaxation and help relieve stress. It has also been used to help treat a wide range of physical and mental conditions, including burns, infections,depressioninsomnia, and high blood pressure. But so far there is limited scientific evidence to support claims that aromatherapy effectively prevents or cures illness.

    We are pleased to announce that we have partnered with Puritan's Pride to avail a wide selection of:

    - Essential Oils

    - Blended Oils

    - Bath, Body & Spa

    - Candles

    - Carrier/Massage Oils

    - Diffusers

    You can click on the  SHOP NOW to view and order from the Puritan's Pride catalog.