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can soothe pain, heal wounds and treat mental or physical imbalance.
They can be used in different ways for medicinal purposes (capsules,
oils, tea, dried, boiled etc).
is the use of pure essential oils (the highly concentrated extracts
from plants) through inhalation and the external application
of these oils in massage.
essential oils are organic and act in harmony with the body.
They act on the olfactory nerves which lead from the nose to
the brain, providing balance and psychological and physical well-being.
are some herbs that I use for cooking, basil and rosemary.
Some Herbs -
is not only for the cats. Warm catnip tea helps reduce fever,
dry postnasal drip, diminish headache, and relieve the aches
and pain associated with the common cold.
is a soothing herb. Chamomile tea helps relaxing and is also
an anti-inflammatory and anti-allergenic plant.
is a good insect repellent.
helps in the treatment of depression and stimulates uplifts.
It should be avoided during
pregnancy, but helps speed delivery after contractions start.
helps heal headaches has a soothing and sedative effect, thus
helping with sleep difficulties. It is also said that the use
of lavender essential oils with animals is is useful for relaxation
is a cooling and soothing oil, very effective for all respiratory
conditions and has a relaxing effect upon digestive problems.
oil helps treating headaches and migraine and is a useful toning
oil. it is said to help with anaemia and cellulite too. However
as it raises blood pressure it should be avoided by people with
hypertension or epilepsy.
They taste great in some dishes. :o)
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