Posts Tagged ‘herbal cures’

Calming Herbal Baths

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

Whether it is the middle of summer or the middle of winter, we can all benefit from an undisturbed soak in a relaxing and calming bath. Especially in these uncertain times.
Let our thoughts drift as we unwind, with cares and troubles following and dissipating. A bubble bath is wonderful, such as Lavender Bubble Bath [...]

SOOTHING SUNBURN LOTION

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009

This Soothing Sunburn Lotion makes use of several common herbs and of course the renowned healing properties of aloe vera gel and almond oil. It is best made in the late spring, or early summer, and used only during that one season. Discard any leftover lotion at the end of the summer, and make a [...]

STIMULATING WAKE-UP AFTER SHAVE LOTION/BODY RUB

Monday, March 16th, 2009

What more can you want in such an aromatic after shave lotion than it to also be soothing, stimulating, styptic, and to act as an astringent? Well, this one does double duty!!! When the day has worn on, and you are ‘dog tired’, use this wonderfully fragrant herbal essence as an alcohol rub to relax [...]

INVIGORATING & HEALING HERBAL AFTER SHAVE LOTION

Sunday, March 15th, 2009

The sage and lavender in this Invigoration & Healing After shave Lotion provides the comforting fresh scent which is also so delightfully invigorating. Easy to make with common ingredients, this will soon become a staple for the men. (For more herbal makeup recipes/rubs/oils/liniments—such as ‘Simple Soothing Salve’; herbal information; herbal remedies/cures—such as ‘Effective Borage and [...]

Sore Muscles? Strains, or sprains? Bruised? Use this Herbal Magic Massage Oil!

Saturday, March 14th, 2009

How often have we over-exerted ourselves trying to regain our youthful energy? This wonderful Herbal Magic Massage Oil is invigorating, healing, soothing, and comforting. Easily made and kept on hand for those times when it can be truly appreciated. (For herbal makeup recipes; herbal information; herbal remedies/cures/rubs/oils/liniments—such as ‘Horehound Cough Syrup’; recipes; etc, and so [...]

MULTIPURPOSE CALMING HERBAL MASSAGE OIL

Friday, March 13th, 2009

The ingredients in this wonderful Multipurpose Herbal Massage Oil are effective for relieving the type of subtle almost imperceptible spasms that follow muscle injuries/strains/sprains. It is also very soothing to relieve chronic tension, menstrual cramps and joint pain.
Three ingredient version are provided to make this calming, analgesic and slightly sedative massage oil. The sedative effects [...]

MINTY HEALING HERBAL MASSAGE OIL

Thursday, March 12th, 2009

When you need a healing herbal massage oil to apply immediately to swollen joints, bruises or burns, this wonderful Minty Healing Herbal Massage Oil fills the bill! Easy to make, inexpensive, and oh so effective! (For more herbal makeup recipes/rubs/oils; herbal information; herbal remedies/cures such as ‘All Around Herbal Liniment; recipes; etc, and so much [...]

All Purpose Herbal Liniment

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009

A little more complex, but worth the effort to find all the ingredients. This recipe has been passed down through history and has been used successfully to treat sprains, minor scalds, burns, sun burn and to soothe bruises. (For more herbal makeup recipes/rubs/oils; herbal information; herbal remedies/cures such as ‘Simple Soothing Salve’; recipes; etc, and [...]

Simple Skin Healing Salve

Tuesday, March 10th, 2009

Quick and easy to make, this soothing and healing salve is wonderfully effective on rough and dry skin. (For more herbal makeup recipes/rubs/oils; healing herbal salves/oils,–such as ‘Multipurpose Calming Massage Oil, etc; herbal information; herbal remedies/cures; recipes; etc, and so much more, please check the ‘categories’ section of betweenclosefriends.com)

Ingredients: 1 oz dried calendula petals
½ [...]

Simple Soothing Salve

Monday, March 9th, 2009

This very common herb, chickweed, as the main ingredient is a very good medicinal aid to have on hand. Very simple to make, Simple Soothing Salve effectively soothes itching and quickly calms rashes. (For more herbal makeup recipes/rubs/oils; healing herbal salves/oils,–such as ‘Soothing Sunburn Oil, etc; herbal information; herbal remedies/cures; recipes; etc, and so much [...]