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Homemade Spearmint & Aloe Facial Cleanser

This is Shannon’s recipe for a facial cleanser that uses fresh aloe vera and spearmint hydrosol. It’s ideal for people who are looking for a mild facial cleanser to clear their pores. It’s a really simple recipe that uses a total of 4 ingredients. Shannon provides directions on how to make and use the facial […]

Herbal Academy of New England – New Courses!

The Herbal Academy of New England (HANE) has announced a fantastic new selection of Herbal Programs and classes. These are all online, self-paced classes. The programs are a package of individual classes and other materials that help you to achieve a particular career goal e.g. Clinical Herbalist, Professional Herbalist etc. You can still take individual […]

How to Make a Homemade Rosehip and Honey Anti-Aging Eye Treatment

This is Jan’s recipe for a homemade anti-aging eye treatment that you can apply on laugh lines around your eyes You can also apply it to wrinkles on other parts of your face. Jan uses it on her full face, neck and hands. The recipe uses Rosehip Seed Oil which is an amazing oil. It’s […]

17 Anti-Aging Oils for Beautiful Skin & Recipes

This is an information-packed article. Janice discusses 17 different oils that can be used in anti-aging remedies. She also includes recipes for 3 different anti-aging serums. The oils are divided between carrier oils and essential oils. One of my favorite carrier oils for beauty applications is Rosehip Seed Oil. Janice explains the concentrated component in […]

9 Beauty Secrets of Rose Hip Seed Oil

Rose Hip Seed Oil comes from the seeds of roses grown mainly in Chile. It’s loaded with antioxidants, vitamins and essential fatty acids. The result is an easily absorbed oil that hydrates and heals. Another benefit is you can apply it directly to your skin and don’t need to use a carrier oil.One of the […]

A Super Anti-Aging Serum ~ Anti-Aging with Essential Oils

Anti-aging creams and serums are all the rage these days. But if you look at commercial products, you’ll see chemicals, additives, and other ingredients you don’t want to put on your skin. In this article, Kelly shares two homemade anti-aging serums that use all-natural essential oils. One thing I like is that she explains the […]

Ancient Homemade Queen of Hungary Skin Toner Recipe

Queen of  Hungary Water is an all-natural skin toner that has been handed down since the 1300’s.   Some say this herbal blend was created for the aging Queen of in the 1300’s to restore her youthfulness. According to the legend, it changed her appearance so much that the 25 year old grand-duke of Lithuania asked […]

Top 10 Home Remedies For Thinning Hair

As people age, sometimes they notice that their hair starts to thin out. For some, there is even hair loss and balding. This article details 10 different remedies that, according to the author, “…can help you to regrow, or thicken, your hair.” There’s a nice variety of home remedies here. You’ll find unusual fruit, an […]

Homemade Aloe Rose Anti-Aging Skin Cream Recipe

I recently shared Jan’s recipe for an Aloe Rose Skin Soother that’s perfect for sunburns, rashes, and other skin problems. In this recipe, Jan uses the skin soother to make an Aloe Rose Anti-Aging Cream. The recipe uses ingredients that moisturize, fight wrinkles, rejuvenate, and keep the skin smooth and hydrated. They include the aloe rose skin […]

All Natural Essential Oil Treatment for Dark Circles

There are a lot of things that can cause dark circles under our eyes: lack of sleep, broken blood vessels, thinning of skin with the aging process, allergies and more.  This is a recipe for an all-natural oil treatment for dark circles. There are only 4 ingredients and they have very beneficial properties: An astringent […]