Natural Ways to Treat Ailments
book provides a comprehensive introduction and foundation for
making and using herbal remedies. It begins with a low-down on
botanical names, information on where to buy herbs, how to dry
fresh herbs, and much more to get you started. Two chapters contain
explanations and step-by-step instructions that guide you through
making and using various types of preparations and methods.
of presenting an alphabetical listing of ailments, seven of the
chapters focus on individual parts of the body or a system. Another
chapter contains remedies for first aid. In addition to recipes
and information about herbs, this book provides clear and straightforward
information on each ailment and which herbs, remedies, and methods
of application to use.
Remedies for Beginners also includes an easy-to-use quick
reference listing by ailment that will help you choose the right
herbs, get the most from herbs you have on hand, and to which
determine substitute herbs to use.
of the herbs mentioned throughout the book include each plant’s
scientific name, precautions and contraindications, and medicinal
uses so you can get the most from the herbs you have on hand.
In addition to herbs, details on a number of base ingredients,
such as cocoa butter, aloe gel, beeswax, and others are included
to round out your knowledge.
or not you are new to making herbal remedies or have been using
them for years, this book will serve as an indispensible reference.