Elm Flower Essence

Elm FlowerIt is not a secret that nowadays, despite the fact that modern medicine offers us amazingly effective technologies and solutions for many health conditions, overwhelming majority of people are looking for natural remedies and the help of our Mother Nature when fighting against one or another disease or illness. Therefore, we prefer using herbal remedies like herbal teas, herbal extracts, various herbal tinctures or blends of natural ingredients instead of the multitude of pharmaceuticals available in our drugstores. Some types of herbal remedies like herbal teas are very well known and widely used around the world since they are easy to be prepared and are well promoted. Some herbal remedies like flower essences are less known and less used. However, unique and very powerful properties of these natural remedies make them very highly valued among those people who know about those. Read the rest of this entry »

Rosemary Essential Oil Can Help Boost Memory

Rosemary OilRosemary essential oil is undoubtedly one of the most and the best known essential oils famous for its multiple uses. It has plenty of medicinal properties discovered many centuries ago. Rosemary is also an important culinary spice very often used for cooking meat and vegetables and give a special pleasant woody aroma to the meals. This spice is exceptionally popular among those who prefer healthy eating and enjoy traditional Mediterranean diet. An extreme multitude of medicinal properties of rosemary essential oil makes it a natural product which can be found virtually in every house, and currently, this essential oil is one of the most researched and studied natural extracts. Aromatherapy is certainly the most common and the most recommended way to use this oil in order to improve our health and prevent various health conditions. You can read more about numerous health benefits and therapeutic properties of rosemary essential oil in this article. Read the rest of this entry »

Hibiscus Tea Benefits

Hibiscus Tea BenefitsHibiscus tea is one of the most popular and widely known types of herbal teas. Throughout the world, this tea is highly valued for its rich nutritious content and numerous therapeutic benefits. Hibiscus tea is made from dried flowers of hibiscus plant (Hibiscus sabdariffa) and can be consumed either cold or hot, either sweetened or without adding any sweetener. It has a pleasant refreshing taste (some people find it to be similar to the one of cranberry juice) and uplifting red color. In our times, hibiscus tea is extremely popular in the United States and the countries of the Caribbean region, and it is very often used as a herbal tea for therapeutic or disease prevention purposes. It is highly valued, primarily, as a caffeine free therapeutic beverage which possesses excellent cooling and thirst-quenching powers, and can provide our body with great amounts of natural vitamin C. Thus, hibiscus tea benefits include supporting our immune system function and increasing our natural resistivity to numerous common diseases, including infectious ones. Read the rest of this entry »

Orange Essential Oil

Orange Essential OilOrange essential oil is one of the most loved and the most aromatic essential oils used in aromatherapy and highly valued for its numerous health benefits. This oil is extracted from orange peels by cold pressure, and it is famous for its fresh and tangy smell. Due to this uplifting aroma, orange essential oil is very often used and recommended as a part of depression treatment. It can help in relieving tension, getting rid of anxiety, fears, irritability, sensitivity, as well as assist a person to relax, promote peace of mind and create a feeling of job and happiness, etc.  For this purposes, orange oil can be used for therapeutic massages, therapeutic baths, or in aroma lamps. In the same way orange oil can be used as a great natural remedy to promote sleep and combating sleep disorders. Moreover, those who use orange oil as a part of their aromatherapy program report about excellent aphrodisiac effects of orange oil. Therefore, this natural product can be used to improve our sexual life. Read the rest of this entry »

Chicory Flower Essence

chicoryMany people are aware about amazing therapeutic effects of natural remedies, therefore, they try to choose the best of those to support and improve their health, or to treat certain health conditions. Herbal remedies like herbal teas (herbal infusions), herbal candies, herbal syrups, herbal tinctures, etc., as well as other natural remedies like plant extracts, plant root or bark powder, flower essences, and others are in great popularity and excellent demand in our times. Actually, flower essences are, probably, the least known and the least promoted natural remedies, and that’s a pity that the amazing effects of these truly miraculous natural remedies are not known by the general public. Flower essences are 38 magic natural extracts created by Dr. Edward Bach, a prominent English naturalist and therapist, who obtained those remedies by using morning dew from certain flowers he considered therapeutic.  Flower essences, or flower remedies, can be used to boost our mood, get rid of negative emotions and fear, heal our souls and balance our psychological condition. Read the rest of this entry »

Malt Extract Uses And Side Effects

What Is Malt ExtractMany of us have heard about malt extract and its uses as a dietary supplement to treat certain health conditions. However, not many people know for sure the answers to the question, what is malt extract, how good can it be for our health, what kind of diseases it can treat and ward off, and what kind of side effects are linked to talking this interesting natural remedy. What you should keep in mind if you are wondering about the issue is the fact that actually there are two types of malt extract: dry malt extract and liquid malt extract. Both of them are well know and have been used for over a century. Dry malt extract is very often used in the brewing of beer as a part of “malting” process, or the stage of breaking down complex sugars into simple sugars. Liquid malt extract can also be used in producing beer, as well as making whiskey. Both dry or liquid types of malt extract can also be used as a dietary supplement which can provide our body with plenty of essential nutrients, this way bring plenty of benefits to our health. Read the rest of this entry »

Essential Oils For Warts

Home Remedies For WartsA great number of people suffer from such a problem as warts, known in scientific circles as a skin disorder caused by an HPV virus (human papillomavirus), which stimulates growth of extra cells of the upper layers of human skin. According to the experts from WebMD, there are a few types of warts ( including common warts, plantar warts, filiform warts, flat warts, etc.) caused by one of over 100 types of the virus. Generally, HPV attacks teenagers and young adults. Though warts can appear on any skin area, they mostly grow on hands, legs, face, neck, and shoulders. Warts are not considered a serious problem, and as a rule, they tend to disappear by their own in a month or two. However, there are quite a lot of situations when warts grow into really ugly skin formations, and possibly bring certain discomfort to the person. That is the time to seek for some medical help and use some effective treatments. Most of the people who have warts prefer trying natural solutions and home remedies for warts since they are known for their soft but stable effects. Besides, natural remedies are usually side effects free. Read the rest of this entry »

Matcha Green Tea Benefits

matcha green teaMany true tea lovers can confirm my words that drinking matcha green tea is a trend of the latest years. Though yet not too very well known around the world, matcha green tea has already got its true fans in many countries of the world. If you have never heard and do not really know what is matcha green tea, you should know that it is nothing else but regular green tea powder which is used for making tea instead of regular dried tea leaves. Though this type of green tea usage is quite a new thing for many countries of Europe and both Americas, matcha tea has been used for many centuries in Japan and China. It is very often used for traditional Japanese tea ceremonies, as well as for other culinary purposes, including playing a role of great natural food coloring, and others. It has been produced and used in China since the times of the Tang Dynasty, from the 7th to 10th centuries BC. Read the rest of this entry »

Chamomile Essential Oil

Chamomile Essential OilChamomile is one of the most common medicinal herbs and natural remedies used for skin care and digestive problem prevention. The product known as chamomile oil is received by steam distillation from the flowers of Roman Chamomile (Anthemis nobilis or Chamaemelum nobile), known also a English Chamomile. However, some high quality chamomile essential oil can also be extracted from the plant German Chamomile (Matricaria Chamomilla). Despite the fact that the oils received from these two types of chamomile are quite similar and have many of common health benefits, the uses and especially blending properties of these oils are quite different. This can be explained by the differences in chemical content and the constituents of these two types of chamomile essential oil. The German Camomile oil composition includes bisabolol and alpha bisabolol, as well as azulene. The Roman Chamomile essential oil is composed of more common constituents like mycrene, pinene and alpha pinene, sabinene, pinocravone, camphene, gamma terpinene, and others. Read the rest of this entry »

Chestnut Bud Flower Essence

Chestnut Bud38 flower essences are very well promoted and known natural remedies created about 100 years ago by a prominent British naturopath and alternative medicine enthusiast, Dr. Edward Bach. In his palette, there are 38 amazing natural healing colors which can help us strengthen out mental and psychological health, learn to be optimistic, resistive, disciplined, self-confident, strong-willed, and so on. By findings these 38 natural remedies, Dr. Bach gave us a chance to receive magic help from our Mother Nature when we need to get rid of worries and fears, when we are drawing in negative thoughts and addictive behaviors, when we need to learn how to remain controlled and not to get overwhelmed with bad memories from our past, when we lost interest in life or suffer from nostalgia, etc. Bach flower remedies has helped millions of people around the world, so why don’t you join this group of those who learned how to enjoy their life and benefit from healthy spirit and mind? Read the rest of this entry »