Preparing Marigold Ointment

Posted by on Feb 22, 2019 in Interesting Reads

PREPARING MARIGOLD OINTMENT Marigold ointment is a very effective remedy, which I recommend for many applications, including the following: Fungal infections; eczema & acne Nappy rash & cradle cap Cuts & Wounds Bruises, strains & sprains Minor burns & scalding Sore & tender nipples during breastfeeding Insect bites & stings I need to have the following ready: Clean surface and work area Clean rubber gloves 500g Emulsifying Ointment 60g...

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How to use herbs

Posted by on Feb 15, 2019 in Interesting Reads

HOW TO USE HERBS Herbs can be used in many different forms – Infusions, Decoctions, Tinctures, Capsules, Infused Oils, Ointments, Creams, Compressions, Essential Oils, Floral Waters, Poultices, Juices, etc. Herbal remedies can be taken internally and/or be applied externally. It is often advisable to treat complaints from the inside and outside simultaneously. Aromatherapy, as a complementary therapy, forms an integral part of holistic healing. The fact that essential...

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Classifying Herbs

Posted by on Feb 6, 2019 in Interesting Reads

In the process of classifying herbs, it is very important that one differentiates between the scientific or botanical name, the constituent(s) of each herb, its properties, and what the usage is. One needs to distinguish specifically between them in order to fully grasp the healing potential of herbs. The scientific name is the botanical name given to a specific plant to avoid confusion throughout the world as to which plant is being referred to. The constituents relate to...

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