Essential oils have been used for thousands of years. Aromatherapy is the art & science of using essential oils to enhance psychological and physical well being. Essential oils can be used for a wide variety of reasons. They are used for their anti-fungal and anti-microbial properties as well as their pleasant aromas. Some essential oils have calming, cleansing, relaxing attributes, while some have energizing, uplifting qualities. There are so many reasons to use essential oils, whether it be to de-stress, increase focus, or even breathe easier.