Tag: calendula

Sunburn Soothers

The sun can be quite unforgiving and we all know that it pays to be sunwise. However, on those occasions when staying out of the sun just isn’t an option you might like to turn to the natural goodness of herbs for your summer. Sun Soothers Fill a jar...

Natural Home Made Remedies – Making your own is easy!

Hello Herb Lovers, So you are interested in the wonderful health benefits of herbs and want to include them in your health regime.  But it is all a bit iffy, scary and maybe it’s only for the more “green extreme” members of society and not for everyday, normal you. ...

Surviving the Heat with Herbs

Hello Herb Lovers, Lately the  Australian sun has been quite unforgiving with temperatures rising to rarely seen heights. We all know that it pays to be sun wise, however on those occasions when staying out of the sun just isn’t an option you might like to turn to the...

Baby Eczema – Treating skin disorders with herbs

Hello Herb Lovers, My little Pixie Boy has some skin issues I am not at all happy with.  I suspect that he has inherited possible food intolerances from me and that the dermatitis on his legs and back are a symptom of this.  Since I dont do cortisone on...

Sunburn Soothers

Sunburn Soothers Fill a jar with fresh Rose petals and Calendula (Marigold) blossoms. Cover with Apple Cider vinegar, and soak for 2 weeks. Strain, and bottle Soothing bath: Add ½ to 1 cup to a warm bath to soak the burn away Sunburn Spritzer: Mix 1 part of the floral...

Calendula – A great healing herb used as a marketing ploy?

Hello Herb Lovers,   Do large multinationals, who use a multitude of chemicals in their products, really think that by adding a herbal compound and marketing that fact heavily, will make people fall over themselves to buy the product because it is suddenly healthy?   Last night I was...