How to make Rose Water Toner using fresh Rose Petals
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How to make Rose Water Toner using fresh Rose Petals

Instructions on how to make rose water toner using fresh rose petals. Use directly on your skin as a natural toner or blend it with oils to create creams and lotions People have used rose water for generations as a natural yet gentle astringent. Probably long before we had commercially produced rose water, the average…

Simple tips for how to grow English Lavender
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Simple tips for how to grow English Lavender

How to grow English lavender with tips on cultivars, growing conditions, and growing lavender in containers There are so many reasons to grow English lavender and if you give it the right conditions, it’s fairly easy too. You can plant it in hedges, on its own in a pot, or scattered throughout the garden as…

Growing Plants, Flowers, and Herbs for Skincare
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Growing Plants, Flowers, and Herbs for Skincare

An introduction to growing herbs for skincare including plants & 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 masks blended…

How to grow calendula flowers: sowing, growing, and saving seed
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How to grow calendula flowers: sowing, growing, and saving seed

How to grow calendula officinalis flowers including a guide to sowing, growing, saving seed, ways to use it as a companion plant, and the best cultivars for medicinal use. This piece is a chapter from the ebook, Calendula: A guide to Growing & Using it in Skin Care If you only grow one skin care…