I have personally been involved in the both the practice and the business of Aromatherapy since arriving in Australia in 1986.Having always approached the therapeutic use of essential oils from the "radical" French "Aromatic Medicine" perspective, I have long noted the many incongruous and exaggerated statements regarding essential oil toxicity.
Additional drinks are for sale on board to accompany the lovely sunset cruise back to guests' hotels.
Over these past twelve years, through my involvement with various government and industry bodies, I have specifically focused on this topic of "essential oil toxicity" as one area of study, given the potential "poisons scheduling" of various essential oils by the Australian National Drugs and Poisons Scheduling Committee.
Three reasons appear to me outstanding - that of "philosophical" differences, the lack of knowledge amongst practitioners and authors and the fear of public misuse. Daniel Pénöel's concept of the "Aromatic Tryptic" (1), we can characterise "Holistic" Aromatherapy as fundamentally "energetic" in nature.
After Maya Bay, the trip continues on to view additional highlights of Phi Phi such as Viking Cave, Hin-Klang, Phi Ley Bay and others, before the final stop of the day at Bamboo Island.
At Bamboo, guests will have time to enjoy the tranquil beach while it is practically deserted.