Posts Tagged ‘medicinal oils’

Healing Chinese Oils for Sore Muscle Relief

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There are many over-the-counter creams and ointments for pain relief, so why should you use medicinal oils? Other than the fact that they work as promised, the main reason medicated oils are preferable is that they are safe to use. Drugstore remedies can be dangerous. The FDA has warned consumers about several popular products that […]

Healing Oils for Molluscum Contagiosum

molluscum contagiosum

What is Molluscum? Molluscum contagiosum is a highly viral infection that is also considered an STD, but you don’t have to have sex to get it—skin to skin contact is sufficient. In fact, children are most commonly afflicted with it. The virus is related to smallpox and it appears on the surface of the skin […]

Poke Root Oil for Breast Health

Breast Health - Poke Root Oil

Thankfully poke root oil is a remedy that has been used for generations to keep breasts healthy. Most likely when you think of breast health your mind goes to breast cancer. However, like any other part of the body, there are multiple diseases associated with the breast. Breasts can develop conditions such as mastitis, hard lumps, and […]

Relieve the Pain of Hemorrhoids With Oil

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I’ve heard the pain of hemorrhoids described as sitting on shards of glass. No wonder people leave social functions without a word just so they can try to find some relief. It’s hard to explain an embarrassing condition like this. By the time we reach fifty years of age, nearly half of the population will […]

10 Uses For St. John’s Wort Oil

St. John's Wort Oil

Named for St. John the Baptist, most people know St. John’s Wort as an herb to counteract depression. However, like most herbs, it can heal multiple ailments. For many years it was thought hypericin was the only active compound, but further study revealed it also contains hyperforin as well as several flavonoids and tannins that […]