Human discovered the properties of plants from a very early age. The use of aromatic and essential oils has been found in various cultures over the centuries, as knowledge of the power of healing herbs came from the East and the Mediterranean culture.
The history of aromatherapy dates back to prehistoric times, as evidenced by distilleries, utensils and other aromatic utensils that have come to light from time to time in excavations.
Aromatic substances were considered the most sacred and expensive goods. Priests used frankincense, plants, flowers, balsamic wood and resins in religious ceremonies, as the widespread use of aromatic elements was performed for sacrifices to the gods.