The Home Apothecary

The Home Apothecary

Author: Stacey Dugliss-Wesselman

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781592538195

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 160

View: 178

With the resurgence of small-batch, locally crafted boutiques and brands that mimic heritage brand ideals, today’s consumers are looking for a product with an emphasis on locally sourced production and ingredients. They are already stocking their pantries and fridges with natural, whole foods and relying on real ingredients for better health. The Home Apothecary offers fresh ideas for caring for the body on the outside, too. It features a bounty of recipes: more than 75 original, natural, and absolutely chemical-free body care products from face masks to bug repellent to soothing lotions. Cold Spring Apothecary’s nationally recognized green-luxury beauty and home goods formulas will be taught in such a way that readers will soon be experimenting on their own.

The Home Apothecary

The Home Apothecary

Author: Stacey Dugliss-Wesselman

Publisher: Quarry Books

ISBN: 9781610587693

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 160

View: 306

An apothecary is a skilled craftsperson who compounds herbal mixtures that enhance health and beauty. Put aside the modern world of tricky marketing and harmful chemicals and create your own apothecary solutions. They’re fresh, safe, effective, and can save you money—and many are made from the wholesome ingredients already in your kitchen and garden. Inside you’ll find: Skin Care 101, including how to make cleansers, scrubs, creams and lotions, tonics, and toners for oily, dry, sensitive, or combination skin—along with acne treatments, natural sunscreen, lip balm, and more Body care recipes for homemade body scrubs, massage oil, body powder, and toothpaste Remedies for what ails you, including healing cough syrups, compresses, teas, and tinctures Hair care recipes for dry, normal, or oily hair—add shine, clear up dandruff, and control thinning and volume Recipes for the home, including Kitchen Sink Scrub, Drawer Refresher, and Fly Deterrent Plus, get inspired at your farmers’ market and explore seasonal recipes for a Pumpkin Mask, Cucumber Toner, and more! Nature has given us all we need for both inner and outer health. With The Home Apothecary, learn to make your own products with ingredients you choose, scent to your preferences, and customize to your body's needs.

Healing Herbs

Healing Herbs

Author: Branda Shelton

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1539400697

Category:

Page: 28

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Healing Herbs How To Create An Herbal Apothecary At Home This is a well-researched book on developing the stock and materials for your herbal apothecary at home. It contains a simple "home-friendly" method for extracting oils from herbs and plants. In addition, techniques for preparation of dried herbal ingredients and storage recommendations are explained herein. The medicinal use of each herb listed is described. Because herbal teas are extremely popular today, some original tea blend recipes are added. The origin and history of herbal medicine is also explained.

The Herbal Apothecary

The Herbal Apothecary

Author: JJ Pursell

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 9781604695670

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 292

View: 869

“A brilliant addition to any library.” —Rosemary Gladstar, herbalist and bestselling author More and more people are exploring the healing possibilities of plant-based medicines, and health shops across the country now stock their shelves with natural remedies, but treatments can easily be made at home. The Herbal Apothecary profiles 100 of the most important medicinal plants with striking photographs and step-by-step instructions for making herbal teas, tinctures, compresses, and salves to treat everything from muscle strain to the common cold or anxiety. This holistic guide also includes advice for the home gardener on growing and foraging for medicinal plants. Incorporating traditional wisdom and scientific information, The Herbal Apothecary provides an accessible and comprehensive introduction to plant-based medicine. With the guidance of naturopath JJ Pursell, herb enthusiasts can learn how to safely create their own remedies using plants they know and love.

The Garden Apothecary

The Garden Apothecary

Author: Becky Cole

Publisher: Hardie Grant Publishing

ISBN: 9781784884987

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 176

View: 825

The Garden Apothecary shows us how to harvest and use commonly found plants, weeds and herbs to create our own healing home apothecaries. With tasty recipes, wild skincare, in-depth plant spotlights and a back-to-roots ethos, The Garden Apothecary will encourage the reader to become more connected to the natural world through learning the art of herbalism from plants growing in our gardens. Each plant spotlight includes in depth information on how to use it in a multitude of recipes and remedies. Focusing on 20 herbs and plants, learn how to identify, grow and pick them from your garden or forage them, as well as discovering their medicinal properties. The Garden Apothecary is a safe and mindful approach to the often overwhelming world of foraging and herbalism.

Homemade Living: Home Apothecary with Ashley English

Homemade Living: Home Apothecary with Ashley English

Author: Ashley English

Publisher: Lark Books (NC)

ISBN: 1454710748

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 963

Ditch synthetic, store-bought health- and body-care products and create your own natural versions instead! This accessible, carefully curated collection from Ashley English features simple, tried-and-true recipes that she turns to again and again, from a rosemary and apple-cider vinegar hair rinse for dry scalp to a stress-relieving tincture of fresh lemon balm and roses. English also includes information on sourcing materials, the benefits of her ingredients, and safety tips.

Your Home Apothecary

Your Home Apothecary

Author: Davilyn Atwood

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 1496150368

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 52

View: 115

Your Home Apothecary - came about through my studies to create my own apothecary in my home. I wanted to be able to heal most ailments that my family or friends would come across. This book will walk you through the herbs and essential oils that you need in your apothecary, what they each do, and how to use them, with many recipes to create home remedies. It lists the herbal properties and each of their vitamin and mineral contents, so each can be used for preventative health as well as for curative health. It will help you fine tune the herbal products that you would need in your home for the specific needs of your family.

The Home Apothecary

The Home Apothecary

Author: Jackie Ritz

Publisher:

ISBN: 0578438534

Category:

Page: 84

View: 809

The Home Apothecary: Home Crafted Recipes Using Herbs & Essential Oils is a beautiful, full-color book that has over 80 recipes using herbs and essential oils. If you would love to start crafting some of your own herbal recipes for your home, beauty, first aid, and even cooking, then this book is for you!

The Witch's Herbal Apothecary

The Witch's Herbal Apothecary

Author: Marysia Miernowska

Publisher: Fair Winds Press

ISBN: 9781592339099

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 224

View: 146

The Witch’s Herbal Apothecary is a magickal book of recipes, rituals, and materia medica for reconnecting with the power and healing of Earth Magick. Author Marysia Miernowska is the Director of one of California’s most renowned herbal schools and named one of the “top 15 witches on Instagram” (@marysia_miernowska) by Huffington Post. Mother Earth is a living entity that holds great medicine to heal us physically and spiritually. However, in today's modern world, too many of us are separated from this source of nourishment. Using the wheel of the year as a framework, you'll begin to understand the currents of nature and how to weave yourself back into this great web of life. Using the plants, seasons, and cycles as your tools, you will be able to tap into the potent Earth Magick of life, death, renewal and rebirth. You will learn ways of growing medicine, harvesting from the wild or home garden, processing plants, and making remedies—all in harmony with the seasons. Each season opens a portal of magick that allows you to harvest the literal and spiritual gifts the Earth is offering at that time. The Witch's Herbal Apothecary will awaken the Witch inherent in every wild soul and guide her into an empowered relationship of healing and magick with the natural world.