Herbal Tinctures & Teas: There are many ways to prepare herbal remedies. The ones presented here were developed through trial and error over the course of centuries of use. Herbalists have found that each herb releases its healing powers in certain forms. Some herbs are most productive when they are prepared as decoctions while others…
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Red Clover Herbal Tea as a Blood Cleanser Remedy
This is a simple and delicious way to use the blood cleansing Red Clover Herb. Drink it hot or over ice.
Ginseng herb and the natural benefits of taking ginseng
Ginseng tea is great for short periods; this tea can alleviate many symptoms of common aliments and lessen fatigue. Ginseng is the main ingredient to many of the medicinal teas. However, prolonged use can lead to insomnia and heart trouble, so be sure to consult your physician before drinking ginseng tea regularly as an alternative…
Horsetail (Shavegrass) Herb
Horsetail contains more than 35% silica. Silica is used to help absorb calcium properly.
Coconut Oil’s many benefits as a natural remedy
Coconut Oil is amazing! The benefits of Coconut Oil is a nutritional treasure trove that most of us are totally unaware of. Improve and protect your skin! Help you burn fat! Provide your body with the healthiest nutrients found in nature! Increase your energy! And help you avoid heart disease, cancer, thyroid-related problems and so…
Grow your own garden and herbs
During the last decades there has been a change towards mechanization and homogenization of farming, which uses pesticides, additives, herbicides, synthetic fertilizers and mass-production techniques. All this is clearly affecting mankind’s health, and new diseases are spreading rapidly amongst humans and animals. The World Health Organization produces reports to show how the use of chemicals…
Tea Tree Oil – Herbal First Aid in a Bottle
Tea tree oil is steam distilled from the leaves of Melaleuca alternifolia. This indigenous tree is found only in tropical northeastern New South Wales Australia. The name tea tree was given by Captain Cook during his exploration of Australia during the 1700’s. After running out of tea on his voyage, he found a fragrant plant and brewed the leaves…
Keeping herbs simple – one herb at a time
A “simple” is one herb used at a time.
Herbal Tooth Powder
To stop the inflammation and gum separation use this natural remedy to kill some of these bacteria and strengthen your gums in your mouth by swishing and brushing with this Herbal Tooth Powder.
Using Water for Herbal Extracts
The most basic water herbal extract is tea! Also called Tisane, medicinal tea, herbal tea, herbal infusion
Try natural herbal remedies
A natural remedy can be anything from a simple tea, to complex preparations of herbal compounds used in hospitals and clinics. These formulas come in many forms such as capsules, pills, ointments, and gels.
Get Started Lists
Save these image lists to check that you have at least a few things to start making Homemade Herbals.