Using my basic salve recipe you can make almost any sort of salve that you want using essential oils! Here are five recipes for a soothing skin remedy, poison ivy, respiratory rub, funky-fungus fighting salve, and a muscle soothing salve.
If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to make a salve then this video tutorial is for you. Make an all-natural skin remedy with essential oils. Use it on burns, cuts, scrapes, stings, and bug bites.
Spring is coming, and with it, all things green and beautiful. However, not everything is wonderful. Namely, poison ivy. Poison ivy can cause a nasty rash from an allergic reaction to an oily resin called urushiol (u-ROO-she-ol). Signs and symptoms of a poison ivy rash include: Redness Itching Swelling Blisters Difficulty breathing, if you’ve inhaled […]
Digging, planting, bending over, getting up and down, even lifting and hauling heavy items. All that can play havoc on a girl’s muscles. I used to take over the counter tylenol, but have since learned that my not be the best thing for me. So, I tried some homeopathic pain relief gel from the health […]
After my success using neem oil to control insects around the farm and to cure my toenail fungus (how I use neem oil), I did a lot of reading about neem oil and I was keen to try to harness its properties as an anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory to help heal skin. Neem oil itself is […]
Recently I started offering my handmade soaps and salves for sale on Etsy. I really just wanted to share with others the products that I make and use every day. Since then I have had a few questions, so I thought I should explain more about the soaps and salves that I make. It seems […]