Posted by Eliza Brooks on 12/12/2019 to
If you are a fan of creating your own stuff, then you will love this list of books that will help
guide you in using herbal and natural products for hair care, skincare, and general
Just like how teen fiction books for girls help teens and preteens feel good about
themselves, each of the books mentioned below will make you feel good both inside
Rosemary Gladstar's Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner's Guide <<Available in our bookstore>>
If you've just started on your journey into appreciating nature and all that it has to offer,
then this book is the perfect one to get the steamrolling. The book details inventive and
never-before known recipes for using herbs.
Considered to be the best introductory guide for knowing, growing, and using herbs,
Rosemary Gladstar's book eases you into knowing 33 healing plants as well as advice
on how you can cultivate them.
Plant-Powered Beauty: The Essential Guide to Using Natural Ingredients for
Health, Wellness, and Personal Skincare
In this modern-day of 10-syllable chemical compounds, we tend to be wary of products
with ingredients we can hardly pronounce. Plant-Powered Beauty: The Essential Guide
to Using Natural Ingredients for Health, Wellness, and Personal Skincare can become
your guiding light into the dark void of harmful chemicals.
It accounts for different ways you can understand beauty products, their labels, the
ingredients in them, and give you the necessary knowledge to choose wisely. It also lets
you better understand how your skin works and the best ways you can help it become
healthier and younger-looking.
The Handmade Apothecary: Healing Herbal Remedies
In The Handmade Apothecary: Healing Herbal Remedies, you can find different uses for
a lot of common and uncommon plants. It offers a wealth of information to each of the
body's systems and how many herbs affect them.
There are plenty of tips and recipes for incorporating common household items like
balms, oils, creams, and lotions in your many concoctions, as well.
Working the Roots: Over 400 Years of Traditional African American Healing
Humanity's roots can be traced back to Africa, where we first started becoming
conscious about ourselves and the environment we live in. It is here that we started to
become resourceful, making use of the natural plants and materials around us to help
us make our way through life.
That ancient tradition has largely been forgotten, but the book Working the Roots: Over
400 Years of Traditional African American Healing takes us back to basics and guides
us as we make our way back to our roots. Done in an interview style, the author dives
deep into African-American culture and peels back the covers to reveal what was once
common belief and bring it to the forefront.
A Taste of Heritage
By tapping the generational knowledge passed down in Crow Indian Women, Alma
Hogan Snell offers a crucial guide on traditional lore, culinary, and the wonders and
healing properties of traditional foods.
A Taste of Heritage offers age-old Crow philosophy on what it means to live in and by
nature, using it for different means like healing and nourishment. The book details how
to find native plants, harvesting them, and using them for food, enhance beauty, and
even incite love.
The Home Apothecary: Cold Spring Apothecary's Cookbook of Hand-Crafted
Remedies & Recipes for the Hair, Skin, Body, and Home
This book is a great resource to take back the power we once lost when it comes to
deciding what we put in our bodies and our beloved home.
Many of its recipes use safe and effective ingredients that can be found in kitchens and
gardens. Readers will learn everything from creating their own cleansers and scrubs to
making their own lotions and creams.
Natural Beauty: Create Your Own Herbal Shampoos, Cleansers, Creams, Bath
Blends, and More
If you are a believer in looking good and feeling good without piling a ton of chemicals in
your body, then you should have this book on your shelf. It serves as an essential guide
for creating natural beauty products like moisturizers, creams, and cleansers made from
herbs and essential oils.
With this book, you can move away from using products with unknown ingredients and
make your own blend of beauty products that'll reinvigorate your beauty routine.
100 Organic Skincare Recipes: Make Your Own Fresh and Fabulous Organic
All-natural has been on everyone's lips lately, whether it is the food they eat or the
beauty products they use. This book makes use of natural ingredients like herbs and
oils to step up your beauty game and give you the natural glow you deserve.
This book will help you move away from the norm of using unknown harmful chemicals
and help you transition into a more organic and sustainable lifestyle you and everyone
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