All posts tagged: Peppermint

detox-bath-herbs-spilling

Juniper Berry Bath

Sometimes your favorite herbal concoctions come out of youarenothere.org nowhere. One day a woman came into the herb shop with an ambiguous book under her arm called something like “Herbal Cleansing” and a list of about twenty herbs she needed for a such a cleanse. Hours after I helped this person with her herbs, I found a little scrap of paper with a formula called simply “Detox Bath”. It sounded so yummy I made it up right then and best price on cialis tried it out that evening. I call it “Refreshing Bath”, because I feel renewed after a soak in its freshness. Refreshing Bath 1 part Juniper berries, ground coarsely 1 part Rosemary, coarsely cut 1 part Calendula or comfrey 2 parts Peppermint Directions: Steep 3/4 cup herbs in 6 cups just boiled water, covered, for 30 mins. Strain. Add to bath and adjust water temp. Alternate directions: Tie 3/4 cup herbs in a thin cotton flour sack towel or place in a muslin bag, position under the faucet, and run hot water through to http://auiswisscat.com/cheap-canadian-cialis “steep”. Adjust water temperature, …

sjw-tea-3

Example Formulas for Dysmenorrhea

One thing I love about herbalism is that every herbalist has different herbs, practices and tactics that they favor. There is so many varieties and examples to learn from!  Some seem to be more into tonics, others use simples (single herbs) in almost homeopathic dosages, but most all have specific remedies for symptoms while reiterating the need to support the usefull link cheap viagra overnight body systems over the long term. No matter how you look at it, suggested herbal formulas from trusted herbalists are a good place to start. They can also be used as guidelines when formulating for the individual. After going over a few examples from a few different herbalists, the beginning herbalist gains knowledge through researching the materia medica and action categories mentioned. Let’s look at a few formulas to get some ideas, starting with some from Rosemary Gladstar. She reiterates that you should stick to an herbal program at least four months. Here is a “Hormonal Regulator Tea” from Herbal Healing for Woman, p 117. Decoct, and drink 3-4 cups for 3 weeks out of …

rose-in-skullcap-tea

Flower Essences from the Garden

Summer has past its peak, but the flowers are still blooming. Some, like the California poppies, are blooming for a second time. Now is the perfect time to http://subversiones.org/soft-viagra-tablets see what is available for homemade flower essences. Making flower essences is surprisingly simple; the brunt of the female herbal cialis'>female herbal cialis “work” is done by the plant that has flowered and the sun that distills the essence. Midmorning on a sunny day, start the process. Sit next to the plants you will be gathering, to offer gratitude and to focus your intent. Fill a small, plain glass bowl with filtered, fresh water. With large leaves acting to cover your palm of one hand and www.golftorremirona.com fingertips of the other, pick flower-heads just below the calyx and float them on the female cialis pills surface of the water, covering it completely. James Green suggests to eliminate the human vibration as much as possible; do not touching the water and do not cast a shadow on levitra soft generic'>levitra soft generic the mother essence (127). Use a different bowl for each essence. Let the essence sit for 3-4 hours to absorb …

My Favorite Mints

Practically everyday I find myself using mints for one reason or another. Here are a few of ywcanh.org my current favorites. Skullcap: Scutellaria lateriflora for mental exhaustion I have been drinking infusions of this cooling bitter nervine, as I usually do after a mercury retrograde when thinking, communication, and information dissemination are often difficult and confusing. Though I have heard that the fresh tincture is levitra online 50mgs best for acute burn-out conditions, I am using the tea is as a brain tonic to promote a clear mind. Skullcap can be a good ally for mental tension, nervous fear and even dread. Ah yes, this plant is very effective for tension of all sorts, even high blood pressure during pregnancy. Guido Mase of Vermont mentioned that skullcap is useful for acute drug withdrawal symptoms (use frequently) as well as breaking addictions in general, especially that of pain-killers and other receptor-site addictions. I hear that skullcap and motherwort are used to professional levitra online treat sunstroke; luckily I haven’t had to try it. Sage: Salvia officinalis for a sore throat Currently I am …