Bee Morse Farm

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Salves and Balms

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booty balm Booty Balm

diaper rash salve

organic plantain, organic chickweed, organic st. john’s wort,organic calendula, organic golden seal root, olive oil & beeswax

$5

2 oz. tin

plantain – anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory.  Helps relieve pain and itchiness caused by wounds or rashes.

chickweed – helps relieve itchiness, especially due to eczema & psoriasis. Helps heal wounds, cuts, burns or abscesses

st. john’s wort – eases muscle spasms – anti-inflammatory. Helps relieve feelings of tension and anxiety

calendula – wonderful remedy for skin wounds or rashes, perfect for healing diaper rashes, dry skin or cradle cap – anti inflammatory.

golden seal root – another wonderful remedy for skin wound it helps treat rashes, itching, eczema,  acne, dandruff and cold sores – anti-microbial

 

 

Burn Relief

helps relief pain from burns and promotes healing

organic plantain, organic lavender, organic peppermint, organic comfrey,organic raw coconut oil, organic almond oil, olive oil, beeswax plus essential oils

$5

2 oz. tin

plantain – anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory.  Helps relieve pain and itchiness caused by wounds or rashes.

lavender – notorious for it’s healing ability that is specific to burns.  Promotes rapid healing and pain relief

peppermint –   It’s stimulating effect increases blood circulation, oxygenating organs, boost your metabolism and helps stop pain.

comfrey –  externally: helps ease excessive bleeding, reduces pain

Wound Care

organic thyme, organic plantain, organic peppermint, organic calendula, organic raw coconut oil, organic sweet almond oil, olive oil, beeswax and essential oils

$5

2 oz tin

thyme – great anti-septic properties, stops infections from forming.

plantain – anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory.  Helps relieve pain and itchiness caused by wounds or rashes.

peppermint –   It’s stimulating effect increases blood circulation, oxygenating organs, boost your metabolism and helps stop pain.

calendula – wonderful remedy for skin wounds or rashes,  one of the best herbal anti-inflammatory’s, relieving swelling and redness.

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Herb of the Week: Plantain

PlantagoMajorOne of my favorite herbs for infusing and making salves with is plantain.

The best part?  You can find it in your own backyard! Most people actually consider plantain weed!

Scientific Name: Plantago Major

Part Used: Root, Leaves, Flower Spikes, Seeds

Therapeutic Actions: Refrigerant, diuretic, emollient, antiseptic, anti-venomous, styptic, vermicide, vulnerary

Medicinal Uses: Relieves pain from cuts, scratches, boils, burns and scalds. Helps ease inflammation & eczema. Externally it helps stop bleeding of minor wounds and the itching of poison ivy. Internally it can help with thrush, blood poisoning, bleeding ulcers, diarrhea, bed wetting, syphilis, toothaches, removes parasitic worms such as ringworm.

Recipe: Apply fresh leaves that have been bruised to relieve stings and bites from poisonous insect (think mosquitoes or black flies).  Apply leaves directly to affected area,  cover the leave and keep the area moist with juice of the plantain leaf.  If itching still occurs when the leaf has dried out, repeat procedure.

Adverse Reactions: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, anorexia, bloating, hyper-sensitivity and dermatitis may arise. Life threatening anaphylaxis may occur in more serious cases.

Toxicity: The 70% ethanol extract was found to be toxic to shrimps but P. major possesses a low toxicity in rats after oral and intraperitoneal administration.

Contraindications: Should not be used during pregnancy or if breastfeeding. Should not be used in persons with intestinal obstruction or those who developed hyper sensitivity to plantain.

Drug Interactions: decreased the actions of the drug carbamazepine (treats epilepsy) and enhances the effects of cardiac glycosides  (used in drugs to treat atrial fibrillation, heart failure and congenital heart defects)

Head on over to the SHOP for salves that include plantain.  We have wound care, burn care and insect bite that all contains plantain!

********WARNING: The following information is provided to you for a more natural approach to common, everyday ailments.  This information should not replace your primary care physician and as with starting any new medication regiment, please discuss with your doctor.   It is always safest to perform a skin patch test prior to implementing new remedies to be sure you are not allergic. This information is not imparted  to determine dietary changes, provide course of treatment, prescribe as medication or diagnose any diseases/syndromes/conditions/disorders.  Please carefully research new recipes and ideas before implementing. ********

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Facial Kit

Nothing says Pamper Me like a facial

Our all natural facial kit is the perfect way to relax and unwind.

Made with organic herbs, 100% pure essential oils and the best clays and minerals money can buy you won’t find any chemicals or additives  in our ingredient list.

 

 

 

Step 1.facial steam tea

The Facial Steam

ingredients: organic comfrey, chamomile, rose & calendula herbs with sweet orange essential oil

 

 

 

 

directions:
Fill a bowl (or sink) up with HOT, HOT water and place your tea bag in the water.  Cover your head with a towel and lean over the bowl.  Stay with your head covered over the bowl for 10 minutes. RESERVE THE WATER! The steam will open your pores and the herbs will help nourish your skin.

 

 

 

 

clarifying scrub

Step 2.

The Clarifying Mask

ingredients: organic oat bran, white kaolin clay, organic almond meal, organic rose petals & essential oil blend

 

 

 

 

directions:

Pour about a tablespoon of scrub onto your hand or in a bowl, add just enough water to make a paste. Splash some of the leftover tea water onto your face.  Using small, circular motions, rub the clarifying scrub onto your face and down onto your neck. Leave the scrub on until it hardens, about 15 minutes. Rinse with the tea water. This helps exfoliates dead skin and clears pores.

 

 

 

 

clay maskStep 3

The Clay Mask

ingredients: french green clay

 

 

 

 

 

directions:
Pour about a tablespoon of clay mask onto your hand or in a bowl, add just enough water to make a paste. Splash some of the leftover tea water onto your face then apply a smooth, thin layer of the green clay facial mask to your face and neck.  Leave on until it hardens on your face, about 15 minutes.  Remove with a washcloth that has been dampened with your tea water. This helps remove toxins and deep cleans your pores.

 

 

 

 

toner and facial oilStep 5

The Facial Oil

Step 6

The Facial Toner

ingredients: rose hydrosol, witch hazel extract, aloe vera, vegetable glycerin & lavender essential oil

 

facial oil directions: Apply a light, thin layer of facial oil to your face and neck.  This locks in the moisture and leaves the face feeling dewy and fresh.

toner directions: mist evenly across your face. Do not pat dry! Wait for it to evaporate.  This step helps tighten pores.

 

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