Incense , rightly been called the father of Modern Aromatherapy. It was first bought to China by a monk and has been widely used in religious as well as medical fields. It has been extensively used in several countries such as China, Japan, Arabia, Egypt, India, Greece, Rome and many more. It has got a beneficial effects on mind and body.
Manufacturing of incense combines aromatic ingredients which requires a flame or heat source. Basically the ingredients are grounded into powder and then burnt to release the aroma. Incense materials are available in various forms such as incense sticks, cones, fragrance oils and many more each having its own benefits.
In modern days incenses are used for various purposes following the ancient tradition of incense. It is available in various different flavors such as lavender, jasmine, sandalwood each spreading unique aromas and having several benefits.
There are some scientific benefits of incense, when we smell something, molecules of the substances that we smell travel through nose and the mucous membranes right to the olfactory neurons. For there nerve impulses move to brain and from there to central nervous system. Therefore there are chances that certain smells do result in some physical events. Incense can help to refresh the atmosphere, to reduce anxiety, fear and stress, to renew energy, to get rid of insomnia, meditation, helps in healing. Develop the use of incense which was followed by ancients, and allow the fragrance smoke from incense to relax your mind.