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Video: How To Make A Calendula Salve | Herbal Academy | Would you like to learn how to make salve in the comfort of your own home? In this short video we walk you through the steps to creating your very own calendula salve!
  ON January 11,2018

Video: How To Make A Calendula Salve

Calendula (Calendula officinalis) is an herbal staple that many herbalists include in their herbal toolkits. While this herb has a plethora of uses, one of the most common uses is as a topical preparation for the skin. Calendula is a great herbal ally for the skin as a topical application on a wound, a rash,…

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How To Make Fresh Dandelion Blossom Oil | Herbal Academy | Learn how to properly infuse fresh herbs with this fresh dandelion blossom oil tutorial!
  ON May 03,2017

How To Make Fresh Dandelion Blossom Oil

I have many favorite things about spring—one of them being the fresh, sunny faces of dandelion blossoms popping up everywhere. Dandelions are one of my favorite herbs. Not only are they readily available, but they have so many uses such as dandelion fritters, roasted dandelion root coffee, dandelion kombucha, dandelion syrup, floral crowns… even freshly…

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How to Make and Use Rose Infused Honey | Herbal Academy | Roses offer extraordinary benefits to the body and spirit. Here's how to make and use rose infused honey for your good health!
  ON February 01,2017

How To Make and Use Rose Infused Honey

Tranquility, love, and contentment are some of the emotions triggered when inhaling the beautiful aroma of the humble rose. For thousands of years, roses have been powerful symbols associated with love and beauty. Not only are roses an elegant way to say “I love you,” but they offer extraordinary health benefits, both for our bodies…

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How To Make Homemade Fire Cider | Herbal Academy | Learn how to make your own homemade fire cider for winter wellness!
  ON December 21,2016

How To Make Homemade Fire Cider

While some think of this time of year as holiday season, I tend to think of it as the season to make homemade fire cider! Fire cider is a traditional immune-supporting remedy with deep roots in folk medicine (but most popularly championed by herbalist Rosemary Gladstar). At its most basic, it’s a zesty infused vinegar,…

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