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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  ON June 26,2015

Freezing Herbs For Later Use – 5 Ways

It is high summer and gardens are overflowing with herbs, many of which are at their peak and ready to harvest. This is the season when many leaves and flowers are most potent, and drying these herbs in bunches or laid flat on screens is one easy way to preserve summer’s bounty for later. Freezing…

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  ON October 29,2014

Violet Leaf Soap Recipe

While violet flowers are only around for a short time in the spring, the leaves often persist well into autumn, depending on where you live. Oil infusions of these leaves are wonderful for toning and moisturizing the skin (Cech, 2000) and can be incorporated into a gentle, soothing soap, perfect for those with sensitive skin….

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how to make herb infused oil
  ON May 06,2013

Herb Infused Oils

There are a few ways to infuse oil with herbs and we will go through them here. If you have never made an herbal infused oil you are in for a wonderful treat! You may use infused oils in cooking or in bath and skin products. There are so many herbs to choose from depending…

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