Aromatherapy uses concentrated plant oils, the chemicals which are in the aroma of the oils pass to the lungs and round the body having various physical and emotional effects. Many oils should not be used when pregnant or breastfeeding and are used by midwives as a clinical intervention.
Aromatherapy for pregnancy has many benefits but also contraindications and must be used by practitioners who are qualified for maternity. Please contact Kirsty to discuss specific conditions.
Aromatherapy if often administered via massage but is dependent on the situation. Administration may be suggested to be via inhalation, reflexology or in the bath.
Clinic appointments are held at YOU Massage, Bedford Place, Southampton.