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耳燭有甚麼禁忌嗎?Who should not be performing ear candling?


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耳燭有甚麼禁忌嗎?
若內耳發炎、受真菌感染、耳部有腫瘤、耳鼓破損或配戴助聽器,均不適宜接受耳燭治療。

Who should not be performing ear candling?
If there is inner ear inflammation, fungal infections, ear tumor, and eardrum damage or wear hearing aids, are unfit to ear candling treatment.

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請問嬰兒可以使用精油按摩嗎?Can baby use essential oils for massage?


rose請問嬰兒可以使用精油按摩嗎?
一般來說, 嬰兒於三個月後便可應用精油按摩。 檀香, 薰衣草, 奧圖玫瑰及羅馬洋甘菊精油都比較適合用於嬰兒, 你可以將一滴上述之精華油加進三十毫升的甜杏仁油或可可巴油, 然後幫嬰兒以適當的手法按摩。

Can baby use essential oils for massage?
In general, the baby can massage after three months. Sandalwood, Lavender, Rose Otto and Roman chamomile essential oils are more suitable for the baby, you can add a drop of essential oil into the 30ml of sweet almond or jojoba oil, and then help the baby with appropriate massage.

那種精華油用後不能暴露於陽光下及為什麼呢? Which essential oils cannot be exposed to sunlight or sunbed rays after using?


那種精華油用後不能暴露於陽光下及為什麼呢?

Which essential oils cannot be exposed to sunlight or sunbed rays after using?

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某些精華油含光毒性,用於皮膚護理時要特別注意。如佛手柑、檸檬、青檸、柚子、苦橙。 客人使用精油前應了解精油的特性, 並遵照指示使用, 亦可向香薰治療師查詢。

Some essential oils like: Bergamot, Lemon, Lime, Grapefruit and Orange Bitter are phototoxic on the skin that should be used carefully. Users must understand their properties and instruction well before using, or consult an aroma therapist if necessary.

我最近懷孕了,平時有使用香薰精華油的習慣。但聽說有些精華油有通經的功效,真的嗎?我應該留意甚麼? I used to use essential oils. But I’m pregnant recently. What should I pay attention to? And I heard that some essential oils can stimulate menstrual flow, is it true?


我最近懷孕了,平時有使用香薰精華油的習慣。但聽說有些精華油有通經的功效,真的嗎?我應該留意甚麼?

I used to use essential oils. But I’m pregnant recently. What should I pay attention to? And I heard that some essential oils can stimulate menstrual flow, is it true?

 

的確有些香薰精華油是有通經的功效,所以懷孕的時候應避免使用那些精華油塗抹於身體上,如羅勒、洋甘菊、香柏木、快樂鼠尾草、天竺葵、馬鬱蘭、玫瑰、玫瑰天竺葵、胡椒薄荷、迷迭香、絲柏、尤加利、茴香等。

There are actually some essential oils that can stimulate menstrual flow that you need to prevent using on body in pregnancy. Such as: Basil, Chamomile Roman, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Geranium, Marjoram, Rose, Rose Geranium, Peppermint, Rosemary, Cypress, Eucalyptus and Fennel etcs.

本人有低血壓的問題,聽說是不可以使用薰衣草精華油的,對嗎?I have problem of low blood pressure, that’s mean I cannot use Lavender oil, right?


本人有低血壓的問題,聽說是不可以使用薰衣草精華油的,對嗎?

I have problem of low blood pressure, that’s mean I cannot use Lavender oil, right?

是的。由於薰衣草精華油可降低血壓,故此有低血壓問題的人,使用後會進一步令血壓下降,容易出現頭暈、頭痛或嘔心的現象。此外,馬鬱蘭及依蘭依蘭精華油,亦會幫助降低血壓,低血壓患者應小心留意。

Yes, Lavender oil can lower your blood pressure. If you have this problem you may feel dizzy with headache and even begin to vomit. Marjoram and Ylang Ylang are also oils that can lower your blood pressure, you have to pay more attention.

What should be cautious when using candle burner? 當使用香薰爉燭爐時有什麼須要注意?


What should be cautious when using candle burner?

當使用香薰爉燭爐時有什麼須要注意? 

i)                    Try to fill in about 80-90% of water in the bowl/container

ii)                  Don’t leave the candle burner burning alone without anyone at home/office.

iii)                Don’t leave the candle burner burning overnight.

iv)                Leave a window slightly open

i)                    盡量加滿8-9成清水於小碢或容器中

ii)                  不要離家或辦公室讓香薰爉燭爐繼續燃燒

iii)                不要讓香薰爉燭爐通霄燃點

iv)                盡量開一扇窗

我經常會點香薰, 但調配精油有沒有無禁忌?有沒有什麼香薰油唔可以一同使用呢? I love to use essential oil in my oil burner, may I know is there any contra-indication for the blending guide? Any essential oils cannot blend with other essential oils?


我經常會點香薰, 但調配精油有沒有無禁忌?有沒有什麼香薰油唔可以一同使用呢?

其實以所有精油也可以和其他精油混合, 只需要確保它們是純正和了解個別精油的禁忌。你可因為自己喜歡的味道或功效調出屬於自己的味道。

請問使用精華油時,應注意甚麼? 

I love to use essential oil in my oil burner, may I know is there any contra-indication for the blending guide? Any essential oils cannot blend with other essential oils?

Basically, all essential can mix with each other, but it all depends on your personal preference also understand the contra-indication of individual oils. Please make sure that they are pure. You can choice the oil according to the aroma or therapeutic value.  The best way is hold to bottle and try the smell before you drop into your burner.

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