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Essential oils for foot pain and aching sore feet

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Essential oils for foot pain and aching sore feet: Refreshing essential oil foot soaks, spas and essential oil fusions. Everyone experiences aching or sore feet from time to time whether due to excessive work or exercise, poor-fitting shoes, podiatry problems or an underlying medical condition. Causes of painful, aching and sore feet Some causes of […]

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Breathe More Easily: Essential Oils for Coughs, Colds and Congestion from Allergies

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The tree pollen allergy season has arrived with a vengeance and with many people spending time exercising outdoors in rural areas and green spots than may have done so before, there is an uptake of interest in natural remedies for pollen issues. Pollen allergies can result in streaming eyes and nose and nasty sinusitis which […]

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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 natural laundry liquid

how to make your own natural laundry liquid

The list of nasties in commercial laundry products is eye-watering, literally.  Carcinogens, petrochemicals, optical brighteners are just some of the known offenders with other listed generic ingredients like ‘fragrance’ which can cover up a multitude of sins. But do you realize how simple it is to make your own laundry liquids and powders? Take a […]

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Essential oils for tooth pain, toothaches and painful gums

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Toothache always seems to occur at a time when it can be hard to see a dentist. Waking in the night with painful gums due to infection or an erupting tooth is one of the most miserable things.  However, it is easier than you think to self-help and find relief from items you will have […]

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Home remedies for Mosquito bites, bee stings and other insect bites

Mosquito bites are a hazard of the warmer weather and you don’t even need to go outside to get bitten.  Even with domestic precautions, it is impossible to completely rid your home, garden or yard of mosquitoes and other biting insects, all you can do is hope to lessen the number of times you are […]

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How to make your own essential oil remedies for Scabies

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What Is Scabies? Scabies is a skin condition characterized by a distinctive red rash and unbearable itching that worsens at night.  Scratching of the rash creates open sores that can become infected and the skin may also blister. Globally, Scabies is estimated to affect around two million people at any one time.  The condition is […]

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Homemade Mosquito Repellent – How to Make Your Own Bug Spray

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Make your own homemade mosquito repellent with some of our suggested recipes In the 21st century, ecologists and biologists will tell you it’s all about the insects but don’t you just feel sometimes that all the wrong insects seem to be proliferating.  The demise of the honey bee is a worldwide crisis but why is […]