Category Archives: tinctures

HERBAL CREAMS & OILS

HERBAL CREAMS & OILS Product name Size Properties Price HERBAL CREAMS & LOTIONS “RENEW AND RESTORE” HERBAL CREAM 50ml This herbal cream has been proven excellent for healing all types of scarred, burned, damaged and marked skin. It can be used on the face and all parts of the body. Anti-septic, anti-fungal. Contains extracts of 5 well known herbs that effectively heal. R70.00 “ULTRA RESTORE” HERBAL CREAM 50ml This is an enriched Renew & Restore herbal cream for exceptionally dry, irritated skin. Contains lanolin – which can cause an allergy in some people. R70.00 “PAIN AWAY” HERBAL CREAM for PAIN, INFLAMMATION and ARTHRITIS 50ml A unique blend of herbs, including Hypoxis (African potato) to relieve the pain of arthritic joints and inflamed muscles. This cream can also be used to relieve painful menstrual cramps. R70.00 ECZEMA HERBAL LOTION 50ml A very successful herbal blend of several soothing & healing herbs that relieve the symtoms of eczema, rashes and irritated skin. R70.00 RESTORATIVE LEG CREAM 50ml An herbal cream to soothe, rejuvenate and invigorate the skin of the lower legs – particularly aimed at diabetics and the elderly R70.00 “AFRICAN POTATO” HERBAL SALVE 50ml An extract of Hypoxis in a cream (more…)

9 Health Benefits of Thyme

9 Health Benefits of Thyme With thanks to Summer Fanous, May 2016. Thyme is a herb from the mint family that you probably recognize from your spice set. But it’s so much more than an after-thought ingredient. Its range of use is impressive, and it has over 400 subspecies. Ancient Egyptians used it in their embalming practices, while ancient Greeks used it as incense. Thanks to its distinctive taste, thyme has remained a culinary staple to this day. But thyme is also fast gaining a reputation for its medicinal qualities, such as its ability to help treat acne and high blood pressure. 9 Health Benefits of Thyme It’s about thyme If you’re tired of buying and trying over-the-counter acne medication with no good results, you may be in luck. Thyme is known for its antibacterial properties and it might have a future as an acne-fighting ingredient. When thyme is steeped in alcohol for days or weeks, it turns into a solution known as a tincture.  Researchers in the UK and USA have tested the effects of thyme tinctures on acne. In the one study done on thyme tincture, the findings were impressive. This natural herb preparation fought pimples better than (more…)