DIY Aromatherapy recipes

How to infuse herbs with oils

I am trying my hands on infusing herbs with oils. In this experiment, I decided to use dried Arnica flowers with organic Olive oil. Some herbs, such as Calendula, Arnica work better when dried while herbs such as Comfrey, St.John Wort work better when fresh. As a certified Aromatherapist, I know Arnica is excellent for… Continue reading How to infuse herbs with oils

DIY Aromatherapy recipes

Post Nasal Drips and Coughs in Children

My daughter got sick and the coughing kept her up all night! Thinking she might have pneumonia, my husband took her to a children's hospital. The good news is she didn't have pneumonia. The bad news is the post nasal drips caused constant coughing, especially at night when she lied down. The good doctor prescribed an Albuterol… Continue reading Post Nasal Drips and Coughs in Children

DIY Aromatherapy recipes

Molluscum Contagiosum

What is Molluscum contagiosum? According to Kidshealth.org, About Molluscum Contagiosum Molluscum contagiosum is a viral infection that causes a mild skin rash. The rash looks like one or more small growths or wart-like bumps (called mollusca) that are usually pink, white, or skin-colored. The bumps are usually soft and smooth and may have an indented… Continue reading Molluscum Contagiosum

DIY Aromatherapy recipes

Homemade Vitamin C Serum

I have been reading a lot about the benefits of Vitamin C serum and the show Dr.Oz had with 2 dermatologists convinced me that Vitamin C was worth giving it a try. Like most people, I am budget-conscious and am a very hand-on person, DIY is the only way to go. L Ascorbic Acid is a… Continue reading Homemade Vitamin C Serum