Essential oils (EOs) continue to receive rave reviews for their multiple benefits for the human
body. Since they are a natural part of mother earth, people tend to gravitate towards their
healing powers instinctively.
Essential oils are the product of compounds found in the petal, root, rind, leaf or bark of a plant.
There are eight compounds in essential oils: alcohols, acids, aldehydes, ketones, esters, phenols,
sesqui turpines, and turpines.