Book Review: The Recipe for Radiance

Alexis Wolfer: The Recipe for Radiance

The Recipe for Radiance: Discover Beauty’s Best-Kept Secrets in Your Kitchen (Running Press (April 22, 2014) It’s no secret that I prefer homemade beauty products to store-bought ones. And I think the best beauty treatments are those that can be made with stuff from the garden or maybe the fridge. The Recipe for Radiance: Discover […]

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How to Use Medicinal Herbs at Home: Making Herbal Infusions, Decoctions and Salves

How to Make Herbal Home Remedies

Herbs have been used in the traditional medical systems of many different civilizations for thousands of years. Medicinal herbs are perfect for treating everyday ailments at home, and many medicinal herbs grow well in your own herb garden.

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Herbal Medicine at Home: 20 Tips to Get You Started on Herbal Home Remedies

Lavender: Make Your Own Herbal Home Remedies

Many herbs have been used as medicine and as home remedies for hundreds or even thousands of years. If you are thinking of starting a medicinal herb garden, or if you want to make your own herbal home remedies, here are 20 posts to get you started.   How to Grow and Use Medicinal Herbs […]

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10 Ways to Use Aromatherapy at Home

Essential Oils for Health and Beauty

June 10-16th is Aromatherapy Awareness Week. Aromatherapy is one of the most enjoyable complementary therapies, and essential oils are natural, concentrated home remedies for many everyday health problems. Use them in massage, baths, oil burners and vaporizers, compresses, steam inhalations, and homemade beauty products.   10 Ways to Use Essential Oils at Home: 1. Do […]

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