The oils can be added to the water that is splashed on the hot coals, introduced into the steam or used in aromatherapy stones and fountains. The oils are potent so you only need to use a few drops at a time. The secret is to mix the oil in with the water that you ladle onto the coals. Essential oils cannot be placed directly on the hot rocks.By mixing the oil in with the water, each ladle full releases a cloud of delightful and beneficial vapor.
The Combi heaters from Harvia combine an electric heater and steamer. You can select between a traditional Finnish sauna, a steam sauna, a herbal sauna or a fragrant sauna. A Combi heater is the correct choice for bathers who appreciate a soft and humid bath and an aromatic atmosphere. The water tank holds 5 liters – according to model, the tank is filled either by manually pouring water into the tank or automatically from a water outlet. The heater has a soapstone cup to hold liquid fragrances and a stainless steel grate for bagged aromatic fragrances. The Combi system is simple and reliable.
Soapstone is a natural product. The Finnish Hukka stone items are purenatural products with no added chemical substances and ideal for essential oils.
Aromatherapy uses the sense of smell to help relax and relieve stress, to fill you with energy and encourage better health. An essential oil is a concentrated liquid that contains volatile aroma compounds from the flowers, leaves, bark, wood, seeds, roots and pee of particular plantsl. The oil has the very essence of the smell of that plant. Essential oils have been extracted and used in alternative medicine since the 12th century.