What is a Tincture? (How To Make and Use Herbal Tinctures) — All Posts Healing Harvest Homestead
**This article is an overview about herbal tinctures: How to make one, how to use a tincture, and what exactly is a tincture? Other questions are answered to: Which alcohol is best for tincturing, how long does it take, and more. Also--find out why you should be using herbal tinctures for your healt
As a mother of five kiddos with eczema I have spent a great deal of time during the last eight years trying to find a lotion or cream tough enough to keep the ‘itchies’ at bay that is also gentle enough for my babies’ skin. Since most prescription creams and commercially available lotions contain chemicals …
Bath and Body Beeswax Recipes (and a Few Recipes to Keep Your House Honey-Sweet, Too) • Crafting a Green World
Because I'm always looking for a way to reduce the toxic chemicals that we keep in our home, I also like to make my own cleaning and bath supplies, and beeswax has proved itself to be just as versatile, and just as useful, in recipes that keep our house and bodies clean and happy as it is in all the other ways that we use it. Here are some of the best beeswax recipes for bath, body, and cleaning supplies that you can make yourself. More
12 Homemade Lotion Bar Recipes to Make Your Skin Heavenly Soft
By making your own homemade lotion bars, you can customize the ingredients to your liking. Whether you prefer sweet and soft, bronzing, or a lotion to repel bugs, and in whatever shape you fancy, making a DIY lotion bar helps you steer clear of harsh chemicals while indulging your skin with luxury.