AROMATHERAPY TREATMENTS ARE AVAILABLE AT MANCHESTER THERAPY CENTRE
The word aromatherapy was invented by Henri Gattefosse in France in
1928 to describe the science of using the oils of aromatic plants to
heal the body and mind. One time when he burnt his hand he thrust it
into a vat of Lavender oil and found that his hand healed much more
quickly than expected, and with hardly any scarring.
Aromatherapy oils have been used for healing thousands of years;
long before Gattefosse's discovery. There are records of their use
as early as 5000 BC. Chinese and Ayurvedic Medicine used
aromatherapy oils around 2000 BC. Aromatherapy oils are even
mentioned in passages of the Bible that speak of their healing
Gattefosse started the science of aromatherapy and aromatic oils by
documenting the components of essential oils and their healing
To learn more about essential oils and carrier oils please click on
the links below.
This is the perfect present for birthdays and Christmas. Treat someone you know to a
massage treatment. Other treatments available include indian head
massage, aromatherapy, reflexology, shiatsu and more. We also have
an introduction to massage course voucher for a fun weekend learning
We sell a full
range of healthcare and personal care products including
aromatherapy oils, skincare, hair nutrition, dental care and pet
care products through our sister company Newcare.