If Mountain Rose Herbs wasn't already awesome enough, they just launched a FREE e-book; Guide To Herbal Preparations that you can download as a PDF or flip through right on the main page! The information is really in-depth and the images are beautiful. I was pretty excited about this, and so I thought you probably would … Continue reading Guide To Herbal Preparations (FREE Mountain Rose Herbs eBook)
All of the glorious reasons we love Himalayan Pink Salt! Himalayan Pink salt is one of the purest salts available for culinary, therapeutic and cosmetic uses. This luxurious and delectable salt has beautifully formed crystals which range in color from off-white to a lustrous pink.Himalayan Pink salt is a pure, hand-mined salt that is derived … Continue reading Reasons we Love Himalayan Pink Salt
Benefits of Himalayan Pink Salt Lamps Aside from being beautiful pieces of natural décor, the Himalayan salt lamp is said to have many positive impacts on your health & home! What's the hype and how do Himalayan Pink Salt lamps work? Himalayan pink salt lamps are said to have the ability to improve sleep, boost blood flow, calm allergy … Continue reading Himalayan Pink Salt Lamps: More than just Beautiful Décor?
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Atlantic Institute of Aromatherapy has a 2 part series called: Top 10 Worst Injuries from Essential Oils of 2014 This is an ongoing study they are working on. I think these are important to read as sooo many people are misinformed about essential oil safety, or worse, they are given poor advice without doing their own research. … Continue reading Essential Oil Safety Information (AIA Injury Reports)
Quick & Effective Natural and Herbal Remedies for Nausea and Morning Sickness. Nausea - Here is a list of ideas to try and alleviate Nausea. Ginger Tea Ginger Oil (Canadian Friends having trouble with MRH can purchase HERE) Peppermint Oil (Canadian Friends having trouble with MRH can purchase HERE) Honey Coconut Oil Chamomile Tea Apple Cider Vinegar 1. Drink Ginger … Continue reading Natural Remedies for Nausea & Morning Sickness.
HI Friends! It has been brought to my attention that Mountain Rose Herbs & Starwest Botanicals are no longer allowed to ship essential oils to Canada! This is due to the possibility of them being flammable. Needless to say, this is quite upsetting to me - as I am from Canada. SO - my mission the last … Continue reading Canadian Suppliers for Essential OIls
I'm sure most of you have heard of Oil Pulling. I had been doing the coconut oil method for quite some time with pretty fantastic results BUT I still had some issues with sore gums, inflammation and sensitivity. Not nearly as bad as before I started oil pulling but I needed some extra relief.. It … Continue reading Oil Pulling – Highly Effective Herbal Infused Method.
Please, Please, PLEASE do your research when it comes to adding preservatives to your all natural beauty products! Don't just go by one article. Research ingredients, ALL of them before choosing what to use. As we know, because the products here are made from all natural ingredients, their shelf lives are much shorter due to … Continue reading Natural Preservatives for your Natural Products & Shelf Life Information.
What does phototoxic mean? Phototoxic basically means certain oils become toxic in direct sunlight. When a phototoxic essential oil is left on the skin, and you are exposed to the sun, the harmful effects are increased. (severe sunburn, blisters, swelling & even skin colour change) Best said by David Fisher from candleandsoap.about.com: Phototoxicity, sometimes referred … Continue reading Phototoxic Essential Oil Safety