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Basic Herbal Preparations

Infusion - is like making tea. Pour boiling water over dry or fresh leaves and/or flower heads. Leave to steep (soak) for about 10 to 15 minutes. Strain out the plant matter and use or drink. Infusions should be used...Read More

14 Essential Oils, Arthritis Pain & Inflammation

Aromatherapy for pain relief  These 14 essential oils have been chosen for their - pain relieving abilities - anti-inflammatory properties - versatility all the oils can be used for other ailments too - and affordability, all the oils are reasonably...Read More

Children’s arthritis helped with aromatherapy

Many people imagine only the elderly suffer the pain of arthritis, children can also suffer. How can you help your child who is suffering such pain? Aromatherapy can be used both for emotional and physical conditions. What is so nice...Read More

Asthma, Essential Oils & Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy essential oils for anti-inflammatory, histamine control and relaxation. Helping to relieve asthma naturally. Essential oils are concentrated plant extracts known to enter the blood stream in about 20 to 30 minutes, affecting every system in your body. It is...Read More

14 Essential Oils for Aches and Pains

Easy aromatherapy for inflammation and pain Essential oils are very helpful in combatting pain. I have chosen 14 common economical but very effective essential oils for their pain relieving abilities, anti-inflammatory properties, and versatility. In other words can also be...Read More

9 Essential Oils for Weight-Loss

Learn how these 9 essential oils can help you lose weight naturally Some of the essential oils help with weight loss directly, while others help indirectly and may not seem so obvious - helping the liver will encourage weight-loss, as...Read More


Cayenne pain relieving oil, make your own

Cayenne fruit contains a plant compound called capsaicin it has the ability to block chemical messages in our bodies called substance P, that transmits the sensation of pain. This herb is very good for the aches and pains associated with...Read More


Calendula (Marigold) Skin Healing

Calendula Calendula officinalis or marigold has great anti-inflammatory properties making it excellent for helping skin conditions like stubborn wound healing, ulcers, bed sores, nappy rash and a host of others. Calendula oil has such great healing, soothing and softening qualities...Read More

14 Essential Oils for Skin Care

Try to buy organic essential oils, but if you can't at least buy essential oils that are pure and undiluted, ready for you to dilute a little into your products. Don't use essential oils when pregnant unless you check out...Read More

Honey is excellent for the skin and helps asthma

For the Skin Honey has been used since Egyptian times for medicinal and cosmetic purposes. Honey contains vitamins, minerals, amino acids and enzymes. Has excellent emollient properties that are soothing. Emollients make the skin softer and smoother, reducing rough-looking skin, reducing...Read More