Worldwide centre for clinical excellence in all aspects of aromatherapy

We support professional aromatherapists

Improving standards of education and practice in aromatherapy

A totally unique organisation influencing the practical standards of aromatherapy worldwide



Welcome to the The International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists

The IFPA is the largest aromatherapy specific professional practitioner organisation in the UK, involved in supporting aromatherapists  and improving standards of education and practice in aromatherapy. We are now growing internationally by encouraging and supporting aromatherapy training in many other countries.

The IFPA is a registered charity in the UK. We believe wholeheartedly in the principles and philosophies of holistic health, and the promotion of well-being for the individual. These principles and beliefs are the foundations of the IFPA’s aims and objectives for its members together with its strong code of ethics and practice.

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Find your nearest Accredited IFPA School and details of how easily you could become one of our worldwide qualified clinical Aromatherapy practitioners

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MIFPAs are trained to take a holistic approach to each client. Find your nearest Qualified IFPA Member clinical Aromatherapist worldwide using our search tool

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IFPA Members only login, or click to find out how to join the IFPA and benefit from specialist information, regular Newsletters and join the worldwide forum

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IFPA Schools

IFPA Schools only login, or click to find out how to be one of our IFPA Accredited Schools, and benefit from the worldwide network and knowledge bank.

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IFPAroma 2017


Sat & Sun, 2nd & 3rd September 2017
Regent’s University, Regent’s Park, London NW1


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Latest blog posts

Bringing Aromatherapy Magic to Massage

As both a clinical aromatherapist and holistic, sports and remedial massage therapist, Dr Sarah Bryan of SB Holistic is always looking for ways to bring different therapeutic approaches together when working with clients. In January 2017, she launched her Magic Range,...

Save the Date – AGM and Conference 2017

We are pleased to announce that the AGM and Conference will be taking place on Saturday 2nd September 2017 in London, UK.  Further details to follow.  Please save the date! Exhibitors, speakers, body workers, etc please express interest by emailing

IFPA at Botanica 2016

Karen Elliot represented IFPA at Botanica 2016 in Brighton from September 2nd to September 5th. Click here for a video of IFPA members making...

Workshops at AGM Announced

We are pleased to announce that members attending the AGM in Hinckley on 11th June will have the opportunity to attend three workshops to help build their practice. Marketing Your Small Therapy Business Ten easy and low-cost ways to attract clients and get more repeat...

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