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How to Make Suppositories

Take a jar of  and place the jar in a bowl of hot water if it is solid and if it is not in a liquid state already. Pour the coconut oil into a bowl and begin adding powdered herbs to the oil until a dry pie dough consistency is reached. Do not pour all […]

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Stay Alert Driving Mist Spray

Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place where we shop – Starwest Botanicals! Spray the following mixture in your car to stay alert. Be careful not to get it into your eyes. * Peppermint 80 drops * Lemon 75 drops * Rosemary […]

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Chronic Cough Tea

Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place where we shop – Starwest Botanicals! * 3 parts thyme leaf * 2 parts plantain * 1 part mullein leaf Use 1-2 tsp. of the herb mixture per cup of boiling water. Cover and steep […]

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Diverticulosis Oil Blend

The inflammation, pain, flatulence, and discomfort of this condition are effectively eased by using the essential oils, but nutritional habits must be examined to ensure there is no recurrence of the problems. Rub the following oil over the abdomen twice a day: * Peppermint 2 drops * Chamomile 1 drop * Rosemary 3 drops * […]

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Homemade Nasal Inhaler

Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place where we shop – Starwest Botanicals! For those nasal allergy symptoms. You’ll need: * rock salt * 2 d. eucalyptus * 2 d. rosemary * 1 d. peppermint Put a few pieces of rock salt […]

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Making, Using a Healing Poultice

Herbal poultices were relied on in our grandparent’s day to ward off more life threatening afflictions like pleurisy, bronchitis and pneumonia. An old stand-by was the mustard poultice which was thought to “burn out” a pulmonary infection. The 1867 British Pharmacopoeia lists the instructions for making a Cataplasm sinapsis or poultice. Two and a half […]

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Pain Reliever Salve

Mix together 1 ounce of chickweed (reduces inflammation and aids in healing), 1 ounce of wormwood (a great pain reliever), and 1 ounce of yarrow (an anti-bacterial agent that also helps to relieve pain). Add the mixed herbs to 2 pints of olive oil and simmer 3 hours. Strain and add 3 ounces of beeswax […]

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Esential Oils for Styes, Sties

Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place where we shop – Starwest Botanicals! First, prepare the liquid needed for a hot compress. Boil 2 teaspoons Rosewater and adding 1 drop of Chamomile. Strain this liquid through a paper coffee filter and leave […]

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Anti-Anxiety Oil Blend

Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place where we shop – Starwest Botanicals! * 3 drops neroli * 2 drops patchouli * 2 drops geranium * 2 drops rose * 2 drops ylang ylang * 1 drop frankincense * 1 drop bergamot […]

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Tea for Nervous Tension

* 1 1/3 oz. St. Johns Wort * 1 oz. Lemon Balm Leaves * 1 oz. Valerian Use 1 tsp. of the herb mixture per cup of boiling water. Steep for 10 min., strain, sweeten if necessary. Drink a cup of this tea before going to bed each night for several weeks to calm overwrought […]

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