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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

Health & Beauty

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

Foraging

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

Salves

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

Lavender

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

How To Use

Simple Homemade Salves

Homemade Salves for Every Household: See my last post ” Herbs for Healing” for  herbs to use.

If you are going “Green” or would just like to use a more natural homemade treatment for all the cuts, bumps and bruises then take a look at the plants and learn how to make a salve to suit your needs. 281 more words

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