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#1 of 2 Old 05-15-2012, 10:34 AM - Thread Starter
 
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I'm always looking to increase my knowledge of healing herbs : ) Would love to see other families 'go to' remedies for common aliments in children and adults. Any book recommendations would also be greatly appreciated! 


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For the most part I use pure essential oils, but I also like to throw in some fresh flowers and herbs to create compresses and teas.

 

My husband just got a pretty deep gash on his leg. I've been compressing it with fresh Yarrow flowers and a few drops of Helichrysum. He says that pain is non-existent, and the wound looks like it's healing quite well.

 

For my son's sunburned back, I'm applying a blend of 1 tsp jojoba oil to 5 drops Helichrysum essential oil 2-5 times per day. I've seen this heal blisters very quickly, and I'm enjoying how the sunburn is morphing into a healthy tan. For more information about our pure essential oils, please visit: http://www.miraclebotanicals.com
 

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