I hate ticks! Natural Tick deterrent for human use: 1 part tea tree oil to 2 parts water in a spray bottle and spray it on - particularly shoes, socks, or cuffs of pants- Wonder if this really works? And where do you buy Tea Tree oil?
Sore Throat Relief: The marshmallow was first made to help relieve a sore throat! Just eat a few of them when your throat is hurting and let them do their magic. Good to know for sick kids who probably won't mind an excuse to eat marshmallows.
TURN SUNBURN TO A TAN. Instant Sunburn Relief Cure- how to fix a painful sunburn and turn it into a painless tan with this tried and true trick. Brew bags of earl grey tea and soak a towel in it. Apply towel to sunburn for at least 30 minutes.
DIY Homemade Natural Translucent Powder- 1 part of French Green Clay(whole foods sells it) to 1 part of organic cornstarch, you can add some cocoa powder to get some color if you want. Great and gentle on skin
Wasp sting remedies: Baking Soda: Make a thick paste with water and apply to area -OR- Vinegar/apple cider vinegar/lemon juice: Soak a small cotton pad with it, can also drizzle a few drops directly onto skin (the acid content neutralizes the venom)
How To Make Your Own Chapstick In 15 Minutes - DIY Ideas 4 cup of beeswax (solid), cup of coconut oil, and 1 tsp of honey.
No sinus infections in the house for years. When we get stuffed up we get relief in under a minute, and it doesn't settle or move into the chest. Inhale it from the bottle, or put a few drops on a tissue or cotton swab to carry around/ sleep with. When it is all of us I put 20 drops or so with a cup or 2 of water and simmer on the stove for a few hours. That also prevents colds from spreading(anitbacterial and antiviral). One person I know puts it in her vacuum when she vacuums. Must try
Inhale it from the bottle, or put a few drops on a tissue or cotton swab to carry around/ sleep with. Put 20 drops or so with a cup or 2 of water and simmer on the stove for a few hours. Prevents colds from spreading(anitbacterial and antiviral).
52 Uses for Coconut Oil – The Simple, The Strange, and The Downright Odd! Always, always have coconut oil on hand ; ------- I use extra virgin for consumption, plain organic for body care. Didn't really moisturize my hair though.