Plants to Grow in a Skincare Garden
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Plants to Grow in a Skincare Garden

An introduction to growing herbs for skincare including lists of plants and flowers to use for different skin types and conditions. Includes herbal skincare recipe ideas. Go to any beauty counter and you’ll find rows of skincare products featuring plant-based extracts. Regenerative creams with pomegranate seed oil, anti-wrinkle serums made with ginseng root, and face…

How to use and make Comfrey Oil (and why it’s controversial)
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How to use and make Comfrey Oil (and why it’s controversial)

Using comfrey externally to heal bruises, sprains, and other injuries, information on alkaloid toxicity, and how to make comfrey oil Comfrey is a controversial plant. Many gardeners have it growing somewhere whether it’s a relic of a past garden or used to make plant feed. Bees and other pollinators love it too and for that…