Category: Natural Remedies

From Tea to Skincare: How Bergamot Orange Extract Can Improve Your Life

Bergamot orange extract may not be a household name, but it’s becoming increasingly popular in the world of health and beauty. This citrus fruit, which is mostly grown in Italy, has long been used to flavor tea and perfume. But did you know that bergamot orange extract also has a host of potential benefits for …

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Soothe Your Skin: Effective Natural Remedies for Mosquito Bites

Mosquitoes may be tiny, but their impact is significant. These pesky insects are not just annoying; they are also carriers of various harmful diseases. Their bites can lead to skin irritation, redness, swelling, and in some cases, more severe health issues like malaria, dengue, and Zika virus. The itching caused by mosquito bites can be …

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DIY Moisturizing Sugar Scrub: Nourish Your Skin Naturally

Looking for a natural and effective way to nourish your skin? Look no further than this DIY Moisturizing Sugar Scrub! Made with simple, all-natural ingredients, this scrub is a luxurious treat for your skin. Say goodbye to dry, dull skin and hello to a radiant, hydrated complexion. The combination of sugar and nourishing oils helps …

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The Ultimate Collection of Body Scrub Recipes with Natural Ingredients for Silky Smooth Skin

Welcome to the ultimate collection of body scrub recipes with natural ingredients for silky smooth skin. If you’re tired of spending a fortune on store-bought scrubs that contain harsh chemicals, then you’ve come to the right place. Pop & Thistle is dedicated to providing you with effective and affordable beauty solutions that are gentle and …

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Make an Herbal Medicine Chest from Backyard Weeds

What could be easier than growing an herb garden with no effort? Of course, you’ll have to harvest your weeds, but you would do that anyhow: it’s called weeding. Spring is an especially fertile time for harvesting your weeds – roots and all – and turning them into medicines. Here then are some tips on …

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Now Remember Rosemary

Mad Ophelia tells us: “There’s Rosemary, that’s for remembrance”. In Shakespeare’s day it was common knowledge that rosemary helped one remember. Today, as then, herbalists agree: “For weyknesse of ye brayne, sethe rosemaria in wyne and keep ye heed warme”. The leaves of this tough, evergreen shrub, are valued for both medicinal and culinary uses. …

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6 Home Remedies For Honeybee Stings

Getting a Honey-bee-sting is no fun. Moreover, the pain can last up to several hours, even days if no correct remedial measures are applied immediately. Since summer time is at its peak, people who work in their gardens have high risk of getting stung by a bee. Fortunately, there are now a bunch of home …

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Chai Honey Tea Recipe

Experience the health benefits of honey Healthy ingredients are the foundation for a healthy lifestyle. Whether it be a minor addition for flavor, or an increased dosage that completely transforms a meal, finding healthy ingredients that are both nutritious and delicious can enhance your diet and your life. Honey is a diverse ingredient that can …

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Bringing the Herb Garden Home for Health and Happiness

For thousands of years, people have grown plants for culinary and medicinal uses. These days, outside of certain communities, it is less common to have an herb garden, and many people don’t know the difference between lemon balm and lemongrass. But rest assured; this guide to the must-haves in any herb garden will help stave …

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Lemon Balm Tea (Melissa Officinalis) Health Benefits

Lemon balm tea is a caffeine-free herbal tea made from the plant, Melissa officinalis. Melissa officinalis is one of many herbs which have a natural lemony fragrance without the sourness and acidity caused by citric acid in lemons. This article explores the health benefits and medicinal uses of lemon balm, and the benefits of drinking an …

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