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SOME OF AUNT ZILLA'S FOLKLORE Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Brenda Blackwell-Martin
Added: Tuesday, February 28, 2006

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Essential Oils. Following is a list of herbal remedies for various problems.

Lavender.......Aches, muscle stiffness, mental fatigue,depression
Rosemary.....Aches, muscle stiffness, lack of energy
Juniper..........fluid retention, depression
Grapefruit......fluid retention, lack of energy,depression
Euclaptus......respiratory congestion
Chamomile(her favorite)..Insominia, dry skin
Pettigrain........mental fatigue, emotional exhaustion
Frankencense..Poor skin tone,mental
fatigue,depression,mood swings
Patcholi...........Poor skin tone,dry skin, depression,
mood swings
Ylang-Ylang.....oily skin,mental fatigue,self-confidence
Sandlewood.....Oily skin,irritated sensative skin
Rose Oil...........Poor skin tone, dry skin, mental fatigue
depression
Geranium..........poor skin tone, dry skin, mental fatigue
mood swings, mental exhaustion
Comfrey............insominia, depression


Directions:
Directions:
If you are using fresh herbs, tie them up in a bag (I find an old knee high works perfectly) twist the bag around to crush the leaves, then toss it into your bath water as it runs. Fortunately we can get the essential oils almost anywhere today. Add 3 to 4 drops to your bath water. DO NOT BUY ESSENTIAL OILS IN CLEAR BOTTLES! . Mix and match, experiment to get the results you desire from your herbs. Only you know the right combination to meet your needs.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I have found that most of them do work for the malady she told me they would relieve.

 

 

 

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