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  ON July 17,2019

How To Find The Best Holistic Skin Care Routine For You

Beauty is certainly more than skin deep. However, the health and beauty of your skin should not be overlooked or dismissed as a matter of mere aesthetics. Your skin serves as far more than a lovely facade. Skin tissue is not only vital for physical protection; it is also a clear reflection of the body’s…

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How To Make A Summer Garden Bath Tea | Herbal Academy | A summer garden bath tea is a great way to unwind. Here are our top five herbs to include plus tips for planting, growing, and harvesting these herbs too!
  ON July 15,2019

How To Make A Summer Garden Bath Tea

What’s better than unwinding into a summer garden bath tea? Much like drinking herbal teas, herbal bath teas can also be enjoyed long past the last sip, or in this case, soak. You see, when you soak in a relaxing herbal bath tea, not only does your skin soak in the calming, stress-relieving herbal benefits,…

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A DIY Floral Delight Soap Recipe You’ll Love! | Herbal Academy | Enjoy this Floral Delight Soap recipe from our Botanical Skin Care Course. It makes a lovely bar of soap that you can enjoy yourself or gift to a friend!
  ON July 10,2019

A DIY Floral Delight Soap Recipe You’ll Love!

The craft of soapmaking is regaining popularity as people become more interested in learning more about traditional skills and homekeeping. While some people approach soapmaking as an artistic outlet, others make soap and shampoo bars in an effort to control the safety of the ingredients in the products they use in their homes, and some…

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6 Herbal Mocktail Recipes For The 4th of July | Herbal Academy | This 4th of July, enjoy any of these six fruity herbal mocktail recipes that are safe for all ages while supporting the mind and body at the same time!
  ON July 03,2019

6 Herbal Mocktail Recipes For The 4th of July

When summer approaches, patios begin to bustle, umbrellas and sun hats come out, and perhaps you even find yourself on a blanket at the beach. During this laidback time of the year, we are often accompanied by a favorite libation to aid our relaxation. While there is a heavy emphasis on alcohol in today’s culture,…

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How To Make A Clarifying Facial Toner | Herbal Academy | This DIY facial toner has astringent and anti-inflammatory properties, is very supportive to those with acne-prone skin, and smells divine!
  ON July 01,2019

How To Make A Clarifying Facial Toner

One of the first steps to achieve clear skin begins on the inside of the body by eating a healthy diet and drinking plenty of water. However, when it comes to external efforts you can make towards clear skin, a good facial toner is one piece of the puzzle that will help you meet your…

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Your Favorite Botanical Skin Care Recipes—In Print! | Herbal Academy | Get 194 good-for-you-body skin care recipes featured in our new Botanical Skin Care Course in print format in our new Botanical Skin Care Recipe Book!
  ON June 28,2019

Your Favorite Botanical Skin Care Recipes—In Print!

We all have to make good choices for our lives and our health, and we also want to do the very best for those we love. As herbalists, we’ve come to understand how important herbs are to our wellbeing—from the plants we ingest inside our bodies to the ones we use topically on the outside….

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Cooking With Edible Mushrooms: A Beginner’s Guide | Herbal Academy | Learn a few tricks of the trade in regards to cooking with edible mushrooms, and get some sample recipes to make to see how good mushrooms can be!
  ON June 26,2019

Cooking With Edible Mushrooms: A Beginner’s Guide

When it comes to cooking with edible mushrooms, the options are exciting, creative, and vast. Even for the novice chef who is just dipping their toe into the world of edible mushrooms, culinary options span far beyond the common button mushroom. Curious looking fungi such as morel (Morchella esculentoides), enoki (Flammulina velutipes), porcini (Boletus edulis),…

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Video: Mediterranean Garden Lotion Bars | Herbal Academy | Lotion bars are incredibly quick to make and easy to apply to any area of the body. Get a video tutorial and printable recipe for these Mediterranean Lotion Bars and make some for yourself today!
  ON June 24,2019

Video: Mediterranean Garden Lotion Bars

Like body butters, lotion bars are incredibly quick and easy to make. Not only that, but they are easy to apply to any area of the body by simply smoothing the bar over the skin and allowing your body heat to melt them into the skin. Lotion bars also do not contain any water-based ingredients,…

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