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Salves and Balms 101: What They Are, How to Make Them, and Why To Use Them!

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Healing Dry, Cracked Hands and Feet!

I’ve tried the gimmicks. It seems that no matter what I try, unless it’s an ultra-strength steroid ointment, my hands are always breaking out in eczema or peeling and cracking. 264 more words


Poison Ivy Picnic Salve

For some reason my parents are The Worst at identifying Poison Ivy. Last week they literally had a picnic on top of Poison Ivy. As you can imagine, that leads to a lot of unpleasantness. 503 more words


Herbal Infused Oils 

I absolutely love making things with my hands and some of my favorite things to make are Herbal Infused Oils. I use them to create salves & balms, and I also use them when I’m cooking. 517 more words

Herbal Recipes

Headache Away Oil

Essential Oil Headache

20 drops Peppermint essential oil
17 drops Eucalyptus (globulus) essential oil
15 drops Cajeput essential oil
10 drops Rosemary essential oil
10 drops Lavender essential oil… 87 more words


Lavender Calendula Coconut Salve

One of the first things most herbalists learn how to make is a salve. Salves are semi-solid ointments infused with herbs that are traditionally used to nourish dry skin and relieve minor irritations, cuts, and bruises. 364 more words


100% Pure Spark Naturals Salves: What's Inside

With Essential Oils, many people choose to dilute them with Carrier Oils for topical use. A Salve essentially functions the same way as a Carrier Oil – however it’s unique composition and consistency offers many great benefits, as well as making application extremely easy. 533 more words

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