More Power Herbs for Healthy Skin

In a previous blog article, I introduced herbs and how they are helpful for skincare. In this article I will feature an herbal blend I purchased from an apothecary in Prescott, Arizona. As I stated in my previous blog article about Four Power Herbs, herbs are a powerful addition to natural skincare products. In this article, … Continue reading More Power Herbs for Healthy Skin

Four Power Herbs for Skincare

Although my training is in aromatherapy, a year or two ago I learned about the amazing things herbal preparations can do for skincare. In this article we will discover the benefits of green tea, calendula flower, chamomile flower, and comfrey root. We will also learn about infusions, tinctures and decoctions. I recently became more confident … Continue reading Four Power Herbs for Skincare

It’s Practically the Swiss Army Knife of Essential Oils

One of the most prominent essentials oil is, by far, the Mighty Lavender. Its botanical name is lavandula angustifolia and it also exists as lavandula officianalis, lavandula latifoli and lavandula stoechas. It's likely the most versatile oil because of the variety of problems it treats. Rene Maurice Gattefosse treated burn injuries he'd sustained from an explosion at … Continue reading It’s Practically the Swiss Army Knife of Essential Oils