To dilute or not to dilute... That question has been floating around for a long time. In the English model of aromatherapy, the oils are diluted and are often used for a full massage. In the French model, the oils are used neat, without dilution, in fairly substantial quantities. I recall studying with Dr. Daniel Penoel, MD, who shared with us that he had damaged a leg - I believe he said something like, "While the skin was not broken, it was like hamburger underneath." He told us that he use...


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