Aromatherapy Career Opportunities

What Do You Want to Be?

Consultant, teacher, therapist, business owner, retail specialist, healer.

Aromahead Institute graduates launch successful careers from the foundation of an Aromatherapy education. For many, an Aromatherapy education is the natural way to begin a new and satisfying career. It’s possible to “be your own boss” and create a fulfilling livelihood on your own terms.

Aromatherapy is no longer a "fringe" practice. People are becoming more aware of the health benefits of essential oils and the tried and true research behind the practice of Aromatherapy.

Successful Graduates

Aromahead Institute graduates are busy! They create essential oil retail businesses, web retail stores, therapeutic product lines, and consultation services. They work in spas, teach classes, start their own schools, write for journals, magazines and online businesses, teach at massage school, work in hospice programs, massage clinics, alternative health clinics and more.  Need inspiration as you begin a new career or educational path?  Read about our graduates and their work as Aromatherapists: Graduate Directory

Going (Really) Green

"Green" living has become a common buzzword. The public's interest in healthier and more natural lifestyles has created a demand for natural cleaners, skin care, products and therapeutic treatments. Real Aromatherapy-based products and treatments are therapeutic and all-natural, as well as aromatically pleasing, making them highly accessible.

Aromahead graduates have gone on to create:

  • natural skin care products
  • natural perfumes
  • healthy cleaning products
  • natural alternatives to over the counter medications for common ailments such as headaches, colds, insomnia, and anxiety.

Clinical Practice

Clinical and Medicinal Aromatherapy is a growing field. Because it is in its beginning stages, great opportunity exists. Many Aromahead Institute graduates have successfully integrated Aromatherapy into their existing healing practices of:

  • Massage Therapy
  • Acupuncture
  • Chiropractic
  • Nursing
  • Pharmacy
  • Intuitive Healing
  • Yoga
  • Medicine

Other graduates have pioneered the application of Aromatherapy in assisted living facilities, nursing homes, Hospice, and in their own homes.

Retail and Business Opportunities

Aromahead graduates have created their own Aromatherapy product lines and are selling them through storefronts, online stores, health practices, spas, and natural health food stores. When considering career opportunities, think globally and locally! Do you have a local farmer's market? Are you web-savvy? Would you like to create something high-end or more of a budget-conscious product?

The opportunities related to product lines are as boundless as your imagination. An education with the Aromahead Institute gives you all the groundwork you need to jump-start your career!

This is a very exciting time to be in the Aromatherapy field—and it's easy to get started.