Copper instantly responds to changes in temperature and this thermal conductivity ensures an even distribution of heat, so everything gets cooked consistently and evenly. The downside is that copper requires more TLC than standard stainless steel. This can be easily prevented by regularly using my very own copper cleaner.
No home-based herbal medicine cabinet is complete without an herbal salve. These salves can be used for a range of maladies including scratches, cuts, scrapes, burns, insect bites, and more. Having a jar or container of this at the ready is a quick way to transfer the healing properties of dried herbs to your loved ones.
Deodorants can be among the most toxic skin care products on the market. You can make your own non-toxic deodorant with virgin coconut oil and essential oils with this easy recipe!
Making your own coconut oil body butters at home is easier than you might think. You can customize them to suit your own preferences by varying the essential oils you use.
Making your own sugar scrubs at home is easy and inexpensive to do, plus, it allows you to control the quality of the ingredients and avoid toxins. Get three simple recipes in this post.
This cloud-like body butter feels like velvet on the skin and is so easy to make! Make an extra batch as gifts for your friends and family.
Most pain relieving salves contain petroleum products. Learn how to make your own arnica salve with safe ingredients and no toxins with this simple recipe.
The herbal rub gave me significant relief from the backache, stiff knees, and shoulder pain that followed the next morning when I was so sore I didn't want to get out of bed.
I was thrilled when I discovered that my favorite fat, coconut oil, could be used to make lip balm.