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Last night’s episode of The Herbal Prepper Live is available now in the archives at Prepper Broadcasting. Click here, or cut and paste the following address into your browser. http://prepperbroadcasting.com/2014/04/06/basics-making-herbal-formulas/ This show covers a lot of the “how-to’s” when making herbal remedies, such as: Infusions Decoctions Tinctures Glycerites Herbal Vinegars Herbal Honeys Elixirs Syrups Salves, […]Continue reading
Learn how to prepare a comfrey poultice, a time-honored remedy for sprains, strains, bruises, and back pain. They don’t call comfrey “bruisewort” for nothing! You can also make this poultice with 2 parts comfrey and 1 part arnica for acute injuries where the skin is intact. Never use arnica with broken skin. Either grow your […]Continue reading
The latest video is up on YouTube. This wraps up how I make my arnica infused oil. It’s now bottled, labeled, and stored safely in a dark cabinet, ready to be used.Continue reading
Herbal Prepper now has a YouTube channel! Here’s the link to the channel: www.youtube.com/user/HerbalPrepper or just click right here. I just got my first video up, How to Make Arnica Infused Oil in a Crockpot (Part One). In this video, I spend quite a bit of time covering the benefits of arnica and why you […]Continue reading
Learning how to make herbal infused oils is simple and has many uses from culinary to medicinal. Infusing oils with herbs are also a great way to add the healing properties of an herb to the oil portion in a lotion or salve recipe. Infused oils commonly used to make first aid salves are arnica, […]Continue reading