Essential oils

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Cardamom Essential Oil Uses: Plants as Medicine

Cardamom essential oil uses are many.  This precious spice oil comes from the seed of the cardamom plant from steam distillation. Steam distillation of plants for medicine dates back as far as 2000 years ago. Cardamom oil may help the body because it helps immunity, acts as a decongestant, antioxidant, expectorant, tonic, carminative, and has …

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Can you use essential oils for immune system benefits?

You can use essential oils for immune system benefits because these concentrated plant compounds can help to bust germs, detoxify harmful chemicals, reduce stress, and leave your house a cleaner place too.   In this post, learn about some of the top essential oils for immunity and how to use them.  Additionally, learn about how other …

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Homemade toothpaste with a bamboo toothbrush by The Healthy RD

DIY Natural Homemade Toothpaste Recipe + Tips

Toothpaste is an important aspect of taking care of your dental health. However, some store-bought toothpastes contain artificial flavors and colors, as well as other ingredients people may want to avoid. Fortunately, this DIY natural homemade toothpaste that is all natural peppermint and is a great alternative to the store-bought kind.  Homemade toothpaste is easier …

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Fresh grapefruit and amber grapefruit essential oil bottles by The Healthy RD

Grapefruit Essential Oil Health Benefits and History

Not so long ago, little boys and girls at Christmas would look forward to citrus fruits in their holiday stockings as a sweet, exotic gift.  The simple gift of grapefruit is still wonderful because it is a gift to our health.  Grapefruit health benefits are numerous, including supporting a healthy weight, heart health, immunity, and …

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