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The Competent Aromatherapy Consultation

By: Jimm Harrison
Posted: March 28, 2011, from the April 2011 issue of Skin Inc. magazine.

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A competent aromatherapy consultation drives deep into who the clients are, what they think, eat, feel, do and so much more. For instance, a deeper question to ask when you see clients have checked “fish” as a regular food in their diet is “Do you eat farmed fish or fish known to have high mercury levels?” This question will inform a knowledgeable spa professional to potential allergies, antibiotic contamination and potential toxicity related to high mercury levels, all of which may appear as imbalance and disease.

Following are some categories that should be included in a thorough holistic evaluation.

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