Did You Know?

Aromatherapy arrived in modern society with a bang!   In 1910, French cosmetic chemist Rene-Maurice Gattefosse accidentally set himself on fire after an explosion in his lab.  His hands began to develop gas gangrene, which he successfully healed with lavender essential oil.  He shared his findings with his medical doctor friends and the modern study and clinical use of essential oils and aromatherapy was born!


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