Vaporizing herbs is an excellent way to receive the medical benefits of herbs. Using herbs for health and well-being has a long history, and is a tried and true tradition. However, using a vaporizer for this use is a relatively new practice.
A vaporizer heats up the herb you intend to smoke and turns the active ingredients of the herb into vapor. Therefore you are inhaling vapor instead of smoke when using a vaporizer, and there are many health benefits to this process.
Using a vaporizer to release the scent of herbs into your living space can be very healing. These are also helpful in treating emotional disorders as well. It can be defined as an alternative inhaling medicine that provides psychological and physiological benefits from the extracts of herbs and medicinal plants.
Further more, it releases a pure fragrance oil and aroma that makes the room complete pro-healthy for users.
If you want to add fragrance to your living environment without using those traditional candles and reeds, then electronic vaporizer devices are best to use.
Aromatherapy vaporizers (or sometimes called as oil diffusers) are basically of two types.
Portable: Its portability may be the biggest advantage of handheld vaporizers. These days, when most people lead on-the-go lifestyles, it certainly helps to have a device that allows you to avail of the medical benefits of herbs and oils regardless of where you are. It also allows you to continue treatment even when you’re travelling. The Mighty Vaporizer is the most advanced portable vaporizer in the industry.
Tabletop: These are generally known to produce vapor of better quality than handheld models. Those who have gotten used to smoking, therefore, may feel disappointed by the quality of vapor produced by portable vaporizers; this may cause them to switch back to smoking. With tabletop models, however, there’s very little difference between the smoking and vaping experience, which is why it is recommended as your first vaping device. The Volcano Vaporizer is the most advanced tabletop in the industry. If, after some time, you feel the need for something you can bring with you and use at any time, then you may switch to a portable vaporizing device like the Crafty Vaporizer.
You just need to place few drops of essential oils on the vaporizer’s pad before you turn the machine on. The fan inside creates the magic and helps in improving the atmospheric conditions.
Besides the types of vaporizers, there are several types of aromatherapy essential oils in the market, to use in your vaporizer. We personally prefer using Starwest Botanical Essential Oils that help cure the respiratory problems. You may get range of different oils that includes eucalyptus, thyme and rosemary, lavender, basil, and chamomile. Here is a list of different types of herbs that help relieve different conditions:
Bergamot, Chamomile, Lavender, Lemon, Orange, Patchouli, Vanilla, Ylang Ylang
Bergamot, Chamomile (Roman), Cedarwood, Frankincense, Jasmine, Lavender, Neroli, Patchouli, Rose, Sandalwood
Bergamot, Cypress, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Orange, Rosemary
Bergamot, Chamomile (Roman), Clary Sage, Frankincense, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Orange, Rose, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang
Basil, Bergamot, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lemon, Patchouli, Peppermint, Rosemary, Sandalwood
Chamomile (Roman), Lavendar, Mandarin, Sandalwood
Chamomile (Roman), Bergamot, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Rose
Basil, Cypress, Lemon, Peppermint, Rosemary
Clary Sage, Jasmine, Patchouli, Rose, Sandalwood, Vanilla, Ylang Ylang
With the availability of different aromatherapy vaporizers, the benefits vary.
The vaporizer or a humidifier is a device that balances humidity in the room. The reason to add aromatherapy to it is it comes with added health benefits especially for those who are suffering from acute respiratory problems.
The benefits of having aromatherapy vaporizers are endless; some of the vital ones are listed below.
Finally, using a vaporizer has become a modern day healthy ritual. It has been said that if you can find ritual in the simple acts of your daily life, you will achieve health and happiness. If you see the ritualistic importance in preparing meals, washing the dishes and taking out the garbage, you will be a healthy and balanced person. Using the vaporizer is a ritual of modern times; it is a simple act that can be enjoyed while practiced. There are many great health benefits to using herbal healing through the use of a vaporizer.
We carry a number of aromatic blends that can be purchased here.