Living Magazine Summer 2016 - Page 16

AromaTouch Technique ® We connect as we give, as we share, as we touch. Many people have a great pas­sion for essential oils; however, they are some­times unsure how to use them. Dr. David K. Hill, D.C., developed the AromaTouch Technique to help provide people with an uplifting exper­ience using essential oils that can happen any­where and at any time. Why AromaTouch Technique? Different factors that we face in our daily lives can have an impact on our overall well-being. When dealing with a child who needs individual care, a friend frustrated with school, a spouse with stress from work, or a teenager worn out from sporting practice, the AromaTouch Technique can help. The specific oils used in com­bination with human touch provide mul­tiple benefits. No matter what situation comes, you can feel em­powered knowing there will always be the Aroma­Touch Technique. (See illustration below.) Why Aroma? Many of our likes or dislikes of different smells come from the experiences we attach to them. There is convincing evidence that pleasant aromas can improve our mood and sense of well-being. Each essential oil in the AromaTouch Technique was selected for its individual aromatic properties, and Before AromaTouch Whether it is a hand shake or a hug, all physical touch holds different meanings. Even when sharing essential oils, there is a difference between rubbing the oils on someone’s forearm and taking the time to really affect their overall well-being through the AromaTouch Technique. Physical touch is as important as the aroma because of its amazing healing benefits. While the main purpose of the technique is to apply the oils and provide the recipient with an essential oil experience, it is also about connecting with another person on an emotional level. The connections developed through the AromaTouch Technique form feelings of trust and help the recipient relax. Home Work Kids Why Touch? After AromaTouch Home Sleep for their powerful aromatic properties when combined. The overall scent of the AromaTouch Technique is soothing, light, and pleasant to the senses. Sleep Work Kids