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Single Essential Oil Profiles, Benefits, Indications

Caution for using ANY and ALL essential oils: If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, ALWAYS consult your physician before using essential oils. Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place where we shop – Starwest Botanicals! Below you can find our Single […]

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Benefits of Activated Charcoal

Activated charcoal powder is an amazing substance and there are many benefits of activated charcoal. It adsorbs more poisons than any other substance known to mankind. Did you know about these benefits of activated charcoal? It can adsorb lead acetate, strychnine, DDT, many drugs (including cocaine, iodine, penicillin, aspirin, phenobarbital), and inorganic substances (chlorine, lead, […]

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Plop, Plop, Fizz, Fizz – Oh What a Relief it Is!

Go straight to acid reflux natural treatments: Aromatherapy | Herbal | Crystal Therapy | Homeopathy | Nutritional | Reflexology/Acupressure | Other Home Remedies Do you remember that Alka Seltzer commercial? If you’re anything like me, that jingle is now stuck in your head (sorry!). The thing is, while over-the-counter meds may help symptoms short-term, they […]

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Fruits, Sweet, Fruit

Super Fruits That Cleanse the Liver

Fruits are a natural way of cleansing your body thoroughly and removing toxins from it. All fruits consist of acids which eliminate toxins from the bloodstream. This gives your body strength and energy. Cleansing of liver is good for maintaining body health. It also helps you to boost your energy. After all, the liver is […]

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essential oil uses

50 Essential Oil Uses

There are many amazing and practical uses for essential oils – both around the house and for better health. Here are 50 cool uses for essential oils. 1. For good smelling towels, sheets, clothes, etc. place a few drops of your favorite essential oil onto a small piece of terry cloth and toss into the […]

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Female, Sea, Woman

Superfoods for Thyroid Problems

An estimated 27 million Americans have thyroid disease, and more than half are undiagnosed. Frequently misunderstood, and too often overlooked and misdiagnosed, thyroid disease affects almost every aspect of health.  What is the Thyroid Gland? The thyroid is a small endocrine gland located just below your adam’s apple and is often described visually as a […]

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Basic Candle Making

It is really not that difficult to make your own basic candles! If you are going to be performing any spells or rituals using candles, then to make your own is a good idea, as the candles will pick up your vibrations & will be more pure than ones you buy in a shop, as […]

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Basic Perfume Making

Basic Perfume Making

The strength of your aromatic liquid depends upon the ratio of essential oil to water and alcohol. Perfume is the strongest formulation and should comprise 15 to 30 per cent essential oil with the remaining 85 to 70 per cent being between 90 to 95 per cent alcohol and 10 to 5 % water. This […]

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Powerful Carrier Oils for Good Health

When choosing essential oils and other aromatherapy products, you know that you will have to seek out good quality items. A poorly made essential oil will not give you the results you are looking for. Besides looking for top quality oils, another item you will want to carefully consider are the carrier oils that you […]

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