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How to treat Athlete’s Foot naturally

Athlete’s Foot is a very common fungal condition which occurs between the toes, hence the name.  The actual fungus is called ‘Tinea’ and the full name, ‘Tinea Pedis’, which simply means fungus of the feet.  Tinea can occur on other parts of the body as well but the warm, dark and usually moist conditions within […]

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How to make your own deodorant with Essential Oils

how to: homemade deodorant

Image source: Thehealthymaven.com   Some people are inspired to ditch commercial underarm deodorants because they start to have skin reactions but others look for alternatives because of worry and concern over the toxic ingredients they contain. Branded proprietary underarm deodorants often include aluminum compounds and parabens.  Aluminum actually blocks your pores and stops you from […]

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Essential oils for flea and tick treatment for dogs (and how to make your own)

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Everyone welcomes the longer, warmer days of Spring but it also heralds the arrival of fleas and ticks for your pets, definitely visitors you don’t want to be sharing houseroom with.  With everyone spending more time cooped up indoors in lockdown, it is more important than ever to keep your home free of those passengers […]