Intro to essential oils

What are essential oils?

Essential oil is a concentrated hydrophobic liquid containing volatile aroma compounds from plants.

The allure of essential oils often lies in the desire to connect the body and mind. Our mental and physical well being are more intrinsically linked than we frequently suppose. Harmony in the body provides peace in the mind.

Which part of plant would be used for essential oil?

Flowers, leaves, resin, bark, roots, seeds, and peel