by Janet Bristow & Vicky Galo, 1998
One way to enhance the presentation of a shawl is to include a scented sachet, Ie: oil dropped on a cotton ball, wrapped in netting, tied with yarn.
Although the fragrance of lavender is a nice, relaxing scent, we have, for your information, two lists of other fragrances.
The inclusion of a scented sachet is not recommended if the receiver of the shawl is sensitive to fragrances, is pregnant, undergoing chemotherapy, has emphysema or chronic respiratory issues.
Ylang Ylang – Relaxing Geranium – Can be both Relaxing & Uplifting
Neroli - Relaxing Lemon – Can be both Relaxing & Uplifting
Clary Sage – Relaxing Patchouli – Relaxing
Rose – Relaxing Chamomile – Relaxing
Jasmine – Relaxing Vetiver - Relaxing
Chakra Color Scent
1st - Root Red Relaxing: Cedarwood
2nd - Sacral Orange Relaxing: amber
Uplifting: rose geranium
3rd - Solar Plexis Yellow Relaxing: rose
4th - Heart Green/Pink Relaxing: sandalwood
5th - Throat Blue Relaxing: hyacinth
6th - Third Eye Indigo Relaxing: white musk
7th - Crown Violet Relaxing: bergamot
*Note: These oils should not be taken internally or rubbed on the skin at any time.
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