The essential oils are concentrated in the essence and aroma of the plant, a great power of stimulation, re-balancing and healing and can be placed directly on the skin, with absorption is fast. The Meridians in acupuncture, on the other hand, the course's main in good part on the surface of the skin, then the acupuncture points are on the skin, easily identifiable and stimolabili.
The idea of the book, the result of the collaboration of two well-known acupuncturists and a well-known herbalist, is to serve as a trait d'union between the two disciplines: it exposes the theoretical basis of this setting, and the outlets of the therapeutic that arise and shows the reader what essential oils to use prior to an acupuncture treatment.
After an introductory section , the book presents in a schematic form, with the plates of acupuncture in addition to the various forms of the therapeutic use of essential oils, selected according to the characteristics and the medical experience of the authors.
Constance Joints she is a graduate of the Herbalist at the University of Siena in 1982; the technical Director of the laboratory of herbal Qualiterbe, President of the School of Naturopathy Naturovaloris, is a member of the FEI and of the SIFIT. For New Techniques and is the author of Decoctions and infusions and working with the magazine The Herbalist.
Dario Under the Crown, he graduated in Medicine and Surgery, specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Expert in Acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine and Naturopathy. He has directed the departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the hospitals of Merano, and Vipiteno.
Paul Bruno, a graduate in Medicine and Surgery, Acupuncturist and specialist in Medical Hydrology. 25 years and teaches acupuncture at the private schools (the Center of Studies on Acupuncture – So Wen, Milan, Association of Medicine of Milan) and Universities (Urbino, Milan and Siena). Medical director of many important thermal establishments, is currently director of the San Giovanni Terme, Rapolano Terme (Siena).