Did you know your sense of smell can influence your mood and habits and even help you feel more motivated, less depressed and change negative behaviors and thought patterns? Come learn how essential oils work on the physical level and how they can help prevent illness, can be used in first aid, and promote healthy skin and energy! Holly Dunbar has 26 years of training, experience and credentials in herbs and aromatherapy and will teach you how to make custom blends that can ease headaches, alleviate insomnia and relieve pain. You will make at least two personalized products to take home.
All materials are provided including healthy snacks and beverages. Combine with the morning Yoga and Mediation retreat for a full day experience! Lunch is not included but feel free to come as early as noon to enjoy your packed lunch on the grounds or venture to a local restaurant as a group.
Minimum participants – 8, Maximum – 12.
Rain date: May 29
Aromatherapy and Essential Oils
Holly Dunbar has practiced Massage Therapy since 1994, and herbal medicine since 2000. She is the owner and a practitioner of New Moon Bodywork & Botanicals, a holistic health practice specializing in massage therapy, herbal medicine, aromatherapy and natural skin care.
She is a graduate of Baltimore School of Massage and East West Herb School, and has trained extensively in advanced techniques in massage and bodywork, herbs, and essential oils. She is the creator of the New Moon natural product line, which retails at her office in La Plata, MD and online.
All retreats and workshops are currently held at South Hatton in Newburg, MD. Unless noted, they are held rain or shine (unless a rain date is noted). There are no refunds once purchased but you can transfer it to a friend. If the minimum participants is not reached, the workshop will be cancelled at least a week in advance and you will be refunded in full. Once the maximum is reached, then the event will be removed from the page for purchase. After purchase, you will receive details including street address and a pre-retreat questionnaire so we can tailor the experience to the participants and get food and other preferences. We welcome any questions you may have before or after purchase.