A natural shampoo comes from the yucca plant, which grows in the desert southwest
This book review on the business of botanicals, or "farm-to-supplement" is for those of us Mother Earth News readers who are home herbalists, wish we were, or who buy medicinal herbs for self and family care.
Learn how to make cough syrup and tincture from Arrowleaf Balsamroot to enhance immunity and treat respiratory inflammation.
Bevin Cohen talks about his upcoming book, The Artisan Herbalist, and shares about his work with gardening, herbs, and seed saving.
Finding authentic, plant-derived, high quality essential oils and knowing what to look for is a challenge, particularly given the power of marketing. What do we mean by the terms genuine, authentic, plant-derived and unadulterated anyway? This post explains how to hone your senses and find the best suppliers of top-quality essential oils.
Make you own inexpensive, pampering - and edible - homemade face mask with this simple recipe. Enjoy!
Be on the look out for these wild plants when you are out foraging to use in your handmade skin and hair care products
My top 5 plants for a skin care garden including calendula, rosehips, rosemary, lavender, and a bonus plant. Many are also good for hair care products.
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