Aromatherapy Teacher Training Certificate Program with Jade Shutes

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Aromatherapy Teacher Training Certificate Program with Jade Shutes   Dates: Dates to be announced Times: 9:00 to 4:30pm (may run later) Location: Carrboro, NC  (exact location to be announced) Tuition: $1200. includes all materials and supplies used for class Have you always wanted to be an aromatherapy educator? The Aromatherapy Teacher Training Program is designed […]

The Quality of Essential Oils

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The Quality of Essential Oils By Jade Shutes, BA, Dipl. AT., Cert. Herbalist The quality and authenticity of the essential oils we utilize are the very heart and foundation of aromatherapy. The quality of essential oils is often a contentious subject bringing up feelings of protectiveness and challenging beliefs.  I have written this article, not […]

Favorite Aromatherapy Books

I am often asked what my favorite aromatherapy books are, so here goes a small list of my all time favorite books either about aromatherapy or related in some way. (please note: these are not listed in any particular order) Just about any book by Kurt Schnaubelt.  My favorites of his include: Aromatherapy Lifestyle (part […]

Florida CE Provider for Massage Therapy

The East-West School is pleased to announce it is now a CE Provider with the Florida Board of Massage Therapy! Gain your CE hours and learn how to integrate dynamic Aromatherapy into your practice. For a complete listing of CE hours, see http://theida.com/about-the-school/certification-and-ce-hours Dynamic Aromatherapy Education Courses at the East-West School for Herbal and Aromatic […]

Aromatherapy Certification

Aromatherapy education is an invaluable investment in your life, health, and career. To become certified in aromatherapy the East-West School for Herbal and Aromatic Studies is offering a wide range of live classes this year from the east coast to the west. Here is our current line up of classes being offered. For further information […]

Graduate Success: Awakening Essence Aromatherapy with Suzanne Schevene

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Graduate Interview What brought you to the study of aromatherapy and natural lifestyles?   I was drawn to both aromatherapy and natural lifestyles which attending the Seattle Health and Wellness Expo in 1990.  My children were little and I wanted to raise them in the healthiest way possible – oh the stories I could tell […]

Aromatherapy Education Online

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Aromatherapy education ignites ones passion, expands ones potential, enables one to offer an incredible holistic component to ones practice & life, and provides a lifetime of learning and love.  Aromatherapy education is of great value particularly when you spend time researching each program available and finding the one that fits your needs.   Our On-Line […]

To Bee

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One ingredient which is most plentiful in this fragrance is LOVE, I so adore the honey bee and everything about her. She is quite a magnificent creature. – Roxana Villa   A few weeks ago Roxana Villa, botanical perfumer and visual artist, sent me a little package containing her new natural botanical perfume: To Bee. […]

What is Clinical Aromatherapy?

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What is Clinical Aromatherapy? Written by: Jade Shutes Recently I was reading through a dialogue in an aromatherapy forum and was interested in how some individuals began their dialogue with “I am a clinical aromatherapist” . I also see this on occasion when ‘surfing’ the web, so to speak. So lets have a look at […]

Some Research on Olfactory Benefits of Aromatherapy

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The sense of smell is truly a wondrous sense, a sense which is often underutilized within our modern culture however the growing popularity of aromatherapy is perhaps bringing with it the awareness of this incredible sense. According to the Sense of Smell Institute, as we enter the 21st century fragrance (aromas) will be more than […]