Aromatherapy 3

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Topic: Aroma Therapy
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about the benefits of Aroma Therapy. Thesis Statement: Aroma Therapy helps enhance health, relaxation, and inner peace. Organizational Pattern: Topical
I. Can you remember some smells of your childhood? For example the aroma of cookies baked by your mother? What about the smells from your favorite teddy bear? When you smell that sent again, do your childhood memories flood your mind? Ever wonder why? Aromatherapy is an increasingly new approach that has become a worldwide phenomenon. Its amazing all-natural effect is becoming more known than ever before. According to Mehmet Oz, M.D., best selling author and host of “The Dr. Oz show, states that “Soothing scents can brighten any day” (Oz 52). Many of you would agree that we have had times in our lives when we would have liked to be relieved of stress. Most of us have this thought on a daily basis. Because this is a crucial part of everyone’s life, everyone should be aware that Aromatherapy helps enhance health, relaxation, and inner peace. Today I will inform you that aroma therapy can help build a stronger immune system, overcome stress or depression, and can help aid in physical healing. Transition: Although aromatherapy is not an all mighty “cure all”, it is agreed upon by many that aroma’s inhaled have an effect on the way thoughts are processed in our brains. Therefore, the first benefit of aromatherapy is that it helps to build stronger immune systems. II. Aromatherapy can help build stronger immune systems. A. The power of oils can help symptoms of the common viral infections. 1. According to Kathi Keville, director of the American Herb Association writes that essential oils have the ability to both support the immune system and increase one’s rate of healing (Keville). Aromatherapy is also great for immune system because it encourages new production of corpuscles, which are part of the...
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