How aromatherapy oils "can poison you": Tiny particles from oils "may damage liver and kidneys"


Can aromatherapy oils poison you How tiny particles “may damage liver and kidneys”

11:29 PM on 21st October 2011

The essential oils used in aromatherapy treatments can release chemicals that react in the air to produce a

The essential oils used in aromatherapy treatments can release chemicals that react in the air to produce a “mist” of pollutants that damage your airways

All fragrant essential oils - used in aromatherapy massage treatments - release pollutant chemicals into the air, the researchers found. Ventilation in spas can help to control levels of the pollutants

All fragrant essential oils – used in aromatherapy massage treatments – release pollutant chemicals into the air, the researchers found. Ventilation in spas can help to control levels of the pollutants