One of the thousands avid readers here in Health & Natural Living was asking how herbal infused oils are made and what are its uses and benefits.
In this post, I’m sharing WhisperingEarth article on How to Make Herbal Infused Oil. According to Lucinda Warner, the beautiful lady behind this wonderful site, says that oils infused with herbs are a lovely way to utilize the healing properties of plants which contain volatile oils and fats. You can easily make your own at home. And since they are gentle on the skin, you can use them as a massage oils to heal skin problems, or as ingredients in making your own homemade herbal balms and creams.
Commonly use herbs to make herbal infused oils such as lavender, rosemary, thyme and sage were among the favorites for spas and other massage clinics. Though, some were also using peppermint, melissa, chamomile, rose, yarrow, juniper and pine, or any other not mentioned here, as their experiment.
The herbalist, naturopath and nature lover suggest to use a variety of different oils as the base, or menstrum, for the infusion.
To get the full tutorial, click the link below…