by Helen Graham (Color Therapy Part II is HERE) The effects of color on life must have been of great significance to early human beings, whose very existence was governed by light and darkness. Most ...
Before reading this article keep in mind that most doctors don’t recommend the use of aromatherapy on babies that re less than three months old. This is because the nasal and skin tissues of an ...
You don’t have to invest in a lot of chemical-based cleaners to kill germs. You can make your own disinfectant spray at home. Lavender has antiseptic properties, and it smells fresh and clean. Lavender Antibacterial ...
A lot of scientific research is being done on aromatherapy and the effects it has on our body, mind and emotions. However, hard research supporting the healing power is limited. I often see the effect ...
Making a lavender eye pillow is incredibly simple, yet a wonderful and luxurious gift to give or to receive. I have been making lavender eye pillows for my family and friends for a very long ...
The Chakras are the energy centers located in the area of specific human organs. They are linked to each other by channels. Stimulating the Chakras by means of meditation creates a feeling of wholeness and balance beneficial to both mental and physical health. Placing a specific crystal on a Chakra helps to evoke and stimulate […]
The Breastplate of Aaron is of interest to crystal lovers because it is an early account of the use of crystals for both symbolic and decorative reasons. The Breastplate of Aaron, High Priest of the Hebrews, and brother of Moses, was of great importance because by means of it, God revealed his Divine will to […]
The following list is an overview of some illnesses and which crystal to use to help with healing them. If you need medical attention, please get it. Acne: Amethyst elixir ADD: Quartz Allergies: Aquamarine and Aventurine Alzheimer’s: Blue Obsidian Anger: Agate, Bloodstone, Garnet, Jade, Rose Quartz Angina: Emerald Appendicitis: Chrysolite Arthritis: Boji stones, Charoite, Copper, […]
Amber: This “good luck” stone brings the purifying, revitalizing force of the sun and the absorptive, transmuting energy of the earth together to create a powerful tool. Draws disease out of the body and transforms it. Clears negativity. 2nd chakra. Amethyst: Spiritually uplifting, intuition, Inner alignment. Helps heal arthritis, hearing, and bones. 6th chakra. Aquamarine: […]
After an exhausting day on your feet, a hectic weekend of shopping or a weekend warrior workout, nothing quite makes you feel better or relieve stress and pain better than a relaxing foot massage in the privacy and comfort of your own home. Knowing how to do a foot massage can come in handy in […]
Insomnia is a symptom, not a disease. Stress related to work, school, health or family concerns. Depression. Use of stimulants, including caffeine, alcohol, nicotine or other over-the-counter or prescription medications. Prescription drugs, including some antidepressant, high blood pressure and steroid medications, can interfere with sleep. Many over-the-counter medications, including some brands of aspirin, decongestants and […]
Color has a powerful influence on our body chemistry and emotions. The strongest effect is through the eyes. Colored light therapy can be produced by using colored glass or cellophane filters placed in front of light bulbs or the sun. Ideally, stimulating colors should be used in the morning and sedating colors in the evening. […]
This amazing evergreen tree has its roots in Australia and Tasmania. Now grown all over the world, there are over 700 species of eucalyptus trees, 500 of which produce essential oils. Eucalyptus is one of three similar genera that are commonly referred to as “eucalypts”, the others being Corymbia and Angophora. Some species are known […]