7 Herbs to Include in Your Morning Routine | Herbal Academy | Starting your day with a well-planned morning routine that incorporates herbs can help to set the tone for your day. Here's how to make it happen! 
  ON February 14,2020

7 Herbs to Include in Your Morning Routine

Starting your day with a well-planned, thoughtful morning routine that incorporates herbs can help to set the tone for your day, and what better time to create a new rhythm in your life than the New Year?  Robin Sharma’s book, The 5 AM Club, touts the benefits of creating a morning routine focussed on what…

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3 DIY Honey Face Wash Recipes For Your Constitution | Herbal Academy | Looking for a DIY face wash recipe? These 3 DIY honey face wash recipes are easy to make and great for your skin. Say goodbye to pre-made face cleansers!
  ON February 04,2020

3 DIY Honey Face Wash Recipes For Your Constitution

I once heard that you should never put anything on your skin that you wouldn’t eat. Truly, caring for your skin is as important as caring for any other organ. After all, our skin is our shield, our protection, and our presentation to the outside world.  If you are looking for simple, wholesome DIY face…

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  ON January 27,2020

Herbal Support for Wildfire Crisis

Our hearts are saddened by the great pain and loss our Australian friends are suffering since the recent bushfire crisis. The unprecedented fire season has seen fatalities, wide-spread destruction of property and habitat, and the displacement and injury of multitudes of people and animals. We here at the Herbal Academy are so thankful that our…

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  ON January 22,2020

Ask An Herbalist: Herbal Tonics 101

Herbal tonics, while seemingly simple on the surface, are a more nuanced topic than just “herbs for what ails you!”.  In this video, Herbal Academy educator and herbalist Heather Irvine, will be shedding some light on some common misconceptions surrounding herbal tonics. First, she’ll explain what an herbal tonic is and some safety factors to…

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4 Common Types of Tea To Know & How To Use Them | Herbal Academy | Learn about four different but common teas, including black, green, white, and herbal teas, as well as various ways to use and enjoy these types of tea.
  ON January 16,2020

4 Common Types of Tea To Know And How to Enjoy Them

I can’t recall the exact moment when I first began to enjoy tea. However, I do know that even as a child I was drinking strong, unsweetened iced tea. I actually enjoyed (and still do!) the tannin-rich, astringent and slightly bitter taste of the ice-cold drink. However, it wasn’t until adulthood that I started delving…

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How To Make Your Own Herbal Suppositories | Growing Up Herbal | Learn how to make your own herbal suppositories, plus some key considerations when choosing herbs and ingredients, to support imbalances “down there.”
  ON January 13,2020

How To Make Your Own Herbal Suppositories

When things start to feel out-of-balance “down there,” it’s easy to feel embarrassed or concerned. With symptoms such as vaginal discharge, odor, or itching, it can be hard to know how to work with it and find equilibrium in your ecology or tissue states. There is an herbal option! Different varieties of herbal suppositories have…

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6 Tips For Creating An Herbal Routine | Herbal Academy | Learn how to create an herbal routine that allows you to integrate herbal supports and other wellness practices into your daily life with greater ease.
  ON January 08,2020

6 Tips For Creating An Herbal Routine

Whether from the standpoint of client or practitioner, you may have experienced the phenomenon that knowing what to do is only half the battle; getting support on how to do it is the other half. It is easy enough to learn about herbalism from a book, and often times we even know what we should…

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How to Ring in the New Year with Herbs | Herbal Academy | Learn how to embrace wellness during the new year with herbs as part of a holistic paradigm.
  ON December 31,2019

How to Ring in the New Year with Herbs

Happy New Year! As we say goodbye to another decade, many of us have our eyes lifted toward the future with dreams of vitality and peace. As herbalists, we are always looking to live our lives from a holistic perspective, and we are excited to celebrate and embrace wellness during the new year with herbs…

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