Recipes

Recipes to relieve nervousness

6 drops geranium

4 drops basil

Run a warm bath and ensure the door and windows are closed. When the tube is sufficiently filled add up to 10 drops of essential oil to the water, circulating it throughout. Now get in, take your time and enjoy the wonderful aroma while you soak.

TO EASE STRESS AND MUSCLE

Try the following essential oil warm bath.

3 drops lavender oil

Recipe for colored lip gloss

This is an excellent way to use up lipstick that is too dark.

1 teaspoon grated beeswax

1/2 teaspoon lipstick

1/2 teaspoon petroleum jelly

Melt the ingredients in a small can placed in boiling water. Stir it well and pour it in a small jar.

2 drops petitgrain

1-2 drops frankinsence

Use only therapeutic grade essential oils.

Draw the bath first, add the essential oils, swirl them around with your foot. Get in and relax allow yourself 10- 20 minutes. Do not let the bath water get into your eyes. As the oils will sting.

Recipe For Minor Burns

2 drops lavender

Immediately apply  ice cold water for 10 minutes on the burn, then apply 2 drops of undiluted lavender directly from the bottle. 


Home made toothpaste

2 tbsp dried lemon or orange rind

1/4 cup of baking soda

2 tsp salt

Place the rinds in a food processor, grind until peel becomes a fine powder. Add baking soda and salt to process a few seconds or until you have a fine powder. Store in a airtight tin or jar. Dip moistened toothbrush into the mixture, brush as usual.

Recipe for home made toothpaste

1/2 ounce powdered chalk

3 ounces powdered orris root

4 teaspoons of tincture of vanilla

15 drops Oil of rose geranium

Honey enough to make paste

Combine all ingredients and mix until you have a paste the consistency you desire. Store in a airtight container. Use a clean stick (popsicle) to scoop paste unto brush,store the stick in same container for future usage.

Strawberry Home Toothpaste

1 tsp of old fashioned tooth powder

1 tbsp crushed ripe strawberry

Mix strawberries and powder into a paste and brush as usual.

Lemon Clove Homemade Toothpaste

Small amount of finely powdered sage

1 ounce of finely powdered myrrh

1 pound powdered arrow root

3 ounces powdered orris root

20 drops oil of lemon

10 drops oil of cloves

12 drops oil of bergamot

Rub oils into the powdered ingredients until thoroughly mixed

Recipe For Lip Gloss

Assemble a teaspoon each of honey and aloe vera. You need 3 drops of 2 essential oils lemon and tangerine.

3 teaspoon of sweet almond oil and beeswax are required too for this homemade lip gloss recipe.

You also need 800iu of vitamin E

Melt the almond oil and beeswax over a double boiler

Remove from heat after the wax has melted, add honey and vitamin E and aloe vera and keep stiring. Finally add the essential oil and stir well. Chose other essential oils like grapefruit or mint.


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