Natural for common
Here are tips for avoiding mosquitoes, for helping
dry skin, & for aromatherapy.
There is help for dry skin!
* On the inside:
Drink lots of water.
* On the surface:
Use gentle non-drying real soap like my goat milk soap.
Apply an all-natural lip balm and body balm throughout the day.
* In the environment:
Put a pan of water on your
heat registers ( This is the frugal way - many
people just buy humidifiers ) to hydrate the air
and your skin.
Summer Help for Mosquito Time Again !
* This was sent to me by E-mail *
I am only including the most natural hints that were given.
"OK, mosquitoes... prepare to be repelled!
... Bob takes a B-1 tablet a day April-Oct.
He's had 0 mosquito bites in 33 years.
B-1( Thiamine Hydrochloride 100 mg.)
* Stop eating bananas for the summer & the
mosquitoes will be less interested in you. ...
* Plant several marigolds and citrosa (it's
in the geranium family) around the yard, they
give off a smell that these bugs do not like.
Also, plant some in the garden to help ward off
bugs without using insecticides. ...
One of the best natural insect repellants someone
discovered is made from clear-real-vanilla. *
This is the pure vanilla that is sold in Mexico.
It works great for mosquitoes and ticks,
don't know about other insects.
***** When all else fails, get a frog ! *****
***** Even better, invite a few bats over !
Fight West Nile Virus -pass this along to all of
your friends in 'Skeeter land'. "
Also try this article in: Mother Earth News
well known scents that have been known to
work great for
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Here are two links for more information:
An Esential oil overview, but keep in mind that mild Aromatherapy can be had from using the herbs and flowers from your own organic gardens as well.
Aromatherapy information on Wikipedia.com
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