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The orange-yellow petals of the calendula flower have been used for medicinal purposes for over 1,000 years. Today, the fresh or dried petals are available in tincture, liquid extract and infusion form, for internal use, as well as in ointment and cream form for topical purposes.
Looking for an herbal antibiotic as an alternative? Learn about berberine and how to work with berberine-containing plants properly.
Garlic: known as Russian penicillin during World War II, garlic is antibacterial, antimicrobial, and loaded with cholesterol lowering, cancer preventing compounds. Beneficial compounds are best accessed when garlic is chopped and eaten raw...one bite of raw garlic and it will become crystal clear to you that food IS medicine. Tip: the good stuff that you want from garlic forms when the garlic is exposed to air so chop or crush it and let it sit for a few minutes before consumption.
Oils derived exclusively from fruits, nuts, seeds, herbs, flowers and other plants have unique properties that cleanse, heal and repair, calm and soothe, moisturize and renew, and protect the skin. Some oils can be used to target and treat specific skin conditions and problems, such as aging, acne, scars and eczema. Skin Care: 16 Amazing Oils [Infographic]