Acroyoga, aerial yoga, beer yoga and now, aromatherapy yoga?
Except for the smell of frankincense wafting through the air as practitioners attempt the chair pose, stepping into a class of this less explored variation of yoga appears no different from the norm.
But this new movement uses essential oils to enhance and inspire a positive yoga experience.
Drops of different essential oils are placed on the palm when engaging in different yoga poses, and practitioners build a “scent tent” with their hands cupped over their nose.
Source: Stop and smell the lavender with aromatherapy yoga, Latest Health News – The New Paper