homemade face lotion consists of The aqueous phase and oily phase. And we know that water and oil don’t mix together and separate. Unless there is something that binds them together. That we call emulsifying agent. Its role is to lower the surface tension between the two phases
Lemon balm has so many fantastic uses worth knowing! A gentle herb beloved for promoting relaxation and sleep, lemon balm has many other benefits and uses in the kitchen, garden, and herbal remedy toolkit. #lemonbalm #medicinalplants | sleep | herbalremedies | herbal tea | natural remedies | alleviate anxiety | homeremedies | benefits of lemon balm | lemon balm benefits |
You might have sensitive skin or just simply search for the most gentle way of keeping the mosquitoes or bugs away. Most store bought insect repellents use DEET, which is a chemical that is actually quite dangerous. There’s no point in using DEET if you can use other natural homemade bug sprays
While Nettle is very effective and useful for our skin, it isnt useful however in the form of fresh leaves. We need to be careful when handling fresh stinging nettle leaves, as their barbs can inject various chemicals such as histamine, serotonin or formic acid and harm our skin. Its hair-like barbs on their leaves that can cause rashes or itchiness.
Natural remedies for reducing joint pain using herbs, essential oils, and food. Painful joints can have such a devastating effect on the quality of our lives and make us feel much older than our chronological age. Living with vibrant health requires good self-care, but it can be hard to stay motivated when we are experiencing pain on a daily basis. Although there are many causes for joint pain, reducing joint pain naturally with diet and herbs can offer significant relief. #naturalremedies
Dandelion Infused Vinegar: Healing Herbal Infusions - Dandelion flowers are medicinal and as such, they make a wonderful addition to herb infused vinegar recipes. I personally love making my own salad dressing recipes, so I'm always sure to use dandelion vinegar in them! dandelion recipes | how to use dandelion flowers | spring foraging wild edibles | wild edible food foraging recipes
Purslane, also known as verdolaga, is a versatile superfood that may be growing in your yard right now. A tasty vegetable often mistaken for a weed, it's one of the most nutritious plants on the planet. Find out how to identify and use purslane. #foraging #purslane | purslane recipes | edible wild plants | edible weeds | foraged foods |