Books, Videos, and Links

Recommended Reading.

You can find many of these books at our bookstore.

Aromatherapy/Essential Oils:

  • Julia Lawless, The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils, 1995
  • Valeri Ann Woodwood, The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy, 1991
  • Jeanne Rose, The Aromatherapy Wookbook, 1992
  • Robert Tisserand, The Art of Aromatherapy
  • Maggie Tisserand, Aromatherapy for Women
  • Elizabeth Anne Jones, Awaken to Healing Fragrance
  • Jane Buckle, Clinical aromatherapy: Essential oils in practice, 2nd Ed. 

Herbs:

  • Deni Brown, Encyclopedia of Herbs and Their Uses
  • Michael Murray, The Healing Power of Herbs
  • Matthias Hermann, Herbs and Medicinal Flowers
  • David Hoffman, Medical Herbalism
  • Kathi Keville, The Illustrated Herb Encyclopedia, a complete culinary, cosmetic, medicinal and ornamental guide to herbs

Perfumery:

  • Mindy Green, Natural Perfumes – Simple Aromatherapy Recipes, 1999/ll
  • Nigel Groom, The Perfume Handbook, 1992
  • Anya McCoy’s Natural Perfumery Yahoo group is a must for natural perfumers. It can be found at http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/NaturalPerfumery/

Soap Making/ Crafting

Soap Making Forum A message board for soap and candle making. Discuss techniques, share ideas, learn new methods, post your favorite recipes and meet new friends.

The Crafts Fair Online The Oldest And Largest Craft Directory On The Web

Spirituality

  • http://www.spiritualityandpractice.com/
  • www.globalonenessproject.org/
  • www.dailygood.org/

Women’s Health:

  • Anne McIntyre, The Complete Woman’s Herbal, A Manual of Healing, Herbs and Nutrition for Personal Well-being and Family Care

Audio and Video:

http://www.soundstrue.com
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Lee Holden, Qi Gong DVD’s.  Get a taste at

www.youtube.com/watch?v=qdudxdtziI4  to get a taste.

Crystals:

  • Judy Hall, The Crystal Bible: A Definitive Guide to Crystals, 2003
    A spiritual guide to the properties of crystals explores their shapes, colors, and applications in an easy-to-follow format.
  • Scott Cunningham, Cunningham’s Encyclopedia of Crystals, Gem & Metal Magic, 1999