Hydrosols

71 Ann Harman: The Truth about Hydrosols

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Conversation with Ann Harman

 

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Topics covered in this episode

  • What is a hydrosol and how is it produced?

  • Steam distillation vs water distillation

  • How essential oils differ from hydrosols

  • The Chemistry of hydrosols

  • How to read a hydrosol GC-MS report

  • Limitations of GC-MS testing

  • New and current research findings on hydrosols

About Ann Harman

Ann Harman is an organic farmer who has been distilling plants for nearly two decades. Each year she teaches the Art of Distillation workshops, in addition to lecturing on hydrosols both nationally and internationally. Through her organization, Circle H Institute, she conducts research on hydrosols which will one day lead us to a better understanding of these complex waters.

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Disclaimer: The information presented in this podcast is for educational purposes only, and is not meant to replace professional medical advice. Please consult your doctor if you are in need of medical care, and before making any changes to your health routine.

37 Penny Price: Hydrosols and Aromatherapy

Conversation with Penny Price

 

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Topics covered in this episode

  • What is a hydrosol (hydrolat) and how is it made?
  • How are hydrosols used in Aromatherapy and how do they differ from essential oil use?
  • The chemical makeup of hydrosols
  • The therapeutic uses of hydrosols
  • The energetics of hydrosols
  • Tips for safe use of hydrosols
  • German Chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla) hydrosol profile and uses
  • Hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis) hydrosol profile and uses
  • Rose (Rosa spp.) profile and uses

About PENNY PRICE

Penny founded her company Penny Price Aromatherapy and the Penny Price Academy in 2003 and the company now has 15 distributorships over the world with 15 designated Academies teaching clinical aromatherapy. She was initially trained by her mother, Shirley Price, and then pursued her own studies, being awarded the first research degree from Oxford University, exploring the use of essential oils in behavior management in special needs education. As a lecturer in the therapeutic use of essential oils, Penny has traveled throughout Europe, the Far East and South America. Penny has written two books and co-written two more.

She has contributed substantially to peer-reviewed journals as well as populist articles for magazines, alongside writing and contributing to the academic texts on the medical use of aromatherapy and essential oils.  After 37 years of studying the chemistry and pharmacology of essential oils, Penny is regarded as a world expert.

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Enrollment for the Foraging Workshop is now open at www.floranella.com. Be confident that you can properly identify 12 common edible and medicinal plants that are harvested in the summertime and their lookalikes so that you can safely forage for them in the wild areas near you.


Disclaimer: The information presented in this podcast is for educational purposes only, and is not meant to replace professional medical advice. Please consult your doctor if you are in need of medical care, and before making any changes to your health routine.