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Autoimmune

The Skin Essential: Correct-X

Correct-X, all-natural superstar ointment Skin issues….anyone else deal with those too? Sometimes they’re related to my illness, sometime it’s just everyday bites, scrapes, burns, zits……you know #lifehappens But thankfully there’s Correct-X I make a lot of salves, and I have some oil combos that I truly love for skin, but this handy item is ready-made Read More

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deodorant booster scrub diy
Autoimmune

Deodorant Booster Scrub DIY

Do you need a deodorant booster? You want to use a natural deodorant but it’s not quite “enough” for you?  I have someone like that in my family. I had a friend on insta recommend a deodorant booster bar. But the ones I looked at were pricey and I knew would leave the tub/shower a Read More

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tick repellent
Autoimmune

DIY Tick Repellent

Simple Tick Repellent that smells amazing Ticks. Definitely something we all need to watch out for. I have many friends who are dealing with Lyme disease; it’s a painful and difficult disease to deal with. They’ll be the first to tell you to do all you can to avoid tick bites. Read on to check Read More

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Autoimmune

DIY Air Freshener – Febreze at home

Homemade Febreeze Air/Fabric Refresher How many of us have used Febreze to freshen up clothes, our car, or just the air?  It’s SO easy to make your own with safe,  natural ingredients and ACTUALLY Purify the Air: Febreze doesn’t purify, but only masks odors.  Febreze has a chemical that partially dissolves the odor and then Read More

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turmeric essential oil benefits
Autoimmune

Turmeric Essential Oil Benefits

Turmeric Essential Oil is amazing stuff I hope you all caught our recent EssentiallyAmazing broadcast on Turmeric over on Facebook or Youtube.  I’m amazed by this oil and felt like it deserved a bit more time in the spotlight  The benefits of turmeric root are extensive, many find benefits particularly in these constituents in the Read More

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detox bath
Autoimmune

Should I take a detox bath?

Taking a detox bath is a simple way to both pamper yourself AND help our body eliminate the toxins it accumulates. Even if you live a relatively  clean life, we are still exposed to crap all the time. But it’s incredibly easy put a few things together for an amazing detox bath. Plus the benefits Read More

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dandelion
Autoimmune

Dandelion – not a weed after all

How many of us look at a dandelion and see anything other than a weed? Well…..we played “my momma had a baby and it’s head popped off” with the flowers when I was a kid. (yeah…if you don’t know, don’t ask) So I think about that. Seriously though,  I’m constantly amazed at how much we Read More

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cbd vs copaiba
Autoimmune

CBD vs. Copaiba

CBD(cannabidiol) is everywhere these days.  I’ve seen it in everything from dog treats to shampoo. Is it hype?  What about other natural options?  What does Harvard have to say about it? Is cannabidiol safe? “Side effects of CBD include nausea, fatigue and irritability. CBD can increase the level in your blood of the blood thinner coumadin, and it Read More

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St. John's Wort Salve
Autoimmune

Salve with St. Johns Wort

Soothing Salve with St. John’s Wort Salve making can be a bit addictive.  I’m enjoying experimenting with different oils, butters, herbs, and essential oils to see what we can come up with.  I’ve had a lot of good response with this one. I’m loving it on my hands in the mornings. If you deal with Read More

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calendula salve
Autoimmune

Calendula Salve

Amp up your all-purpose salve with Calendula I’ve made basic salves for years – you just need a couple of different oils/fats, some beeswax, a few essentials oils, and violá, salve. But I have started experimenting with using different herb infused oils to add some extra fire power to my salves. We use salves for Read More

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