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Phototoxicity & Essential Oils

The Aromatherapist

Release Date: 04/17/2020

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What is phototoxicity and why do some essential oils cause this reaction? Plus how to take caution with your skin, some myth-busting around which essential oils are phototoxic, and what to do if you have a reaction.

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