Essential Oils for Healing: Over 400 All-Natural Recipes for Everyday Ailments

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A comprehensive, easy-to-use guide to essential oils for healing everyday ailments—now with a new foreword by the author.

Did you know that a few drops of lavender oil can be added to your kids’ shampoo to protect them from head lice? Or that a drop of clove oil mixed with orange oil can relieve a mind-numbing toothache? Essential oils can be applied to a wide range of health issues—from common problems such as nausea, dry skin, and insect bites to more serious issues like migraines and arthritis. This A-to-Z guide is your go-to reference for taking advantage of these homeopathic wonders.

Ailments are listed in alphabetical order and are accompanied by hundreds of recipes featuring widely available essential oils. Tips on safe handling, usage, storage, and contraindications ensure that even the most novice of essential oils user can get the healing benefits from our planet’s natural resources.

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About the author (2016)

VANNOY GENTLES FITE lives in Saltillo, Texas, with her husband, Vance, and her baby Silky, Mala. Vannoy loves herbs, gardening, shopping for anything, eating, studying anything herbal or Ayurvedic, and writing. She has three grandsons that are the loves of her life; two exceptional daughters; a step-granddaughter; and two sons-in-law that make her life an exhilarating roller-coaster ride every day.

MICHELE GENTLES McDANIEL lives with her husband, Jesse, and her Silky, Misa, in Pickton, Texas. Michele loves to write, garden, work puzzles, develop new herbal remedies, and travel. She has two children and nine grandchildren.

VANNOY LIN REYNOLDS lives with her husband, Jerry, and her two Maltese, Phibi and Raeleen, in Arp, Texas. Lin likes to cook, practice yoga, socialize, travel, shop, study anything Ayurvedic, and fly airplanes. She has one stepdaughter, Sara, whom she loves unconditionally.

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