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Natural and Thrifty in 365: #237 Homemade Antiseptic Ointment
Posted By Crystal Collins On April 24, 2012 @ 8:00 pm In Health and Wellness,Organic and Green Living | 5 Comments
Many of us were raised to reach for over-the-counter antibiotic creams to treat minor scrapes and cuts. You can control the quality of the ingredients and put nature to work for you with a homemade batch of first-aid antiseptic ointment. With tea tree, lavender and lemon essential oils the natural qualities of this balm are antibacterial, anti-fungal, antiviral, antibiotic and even analgesic for minor pain relief.
If you can’t find the ingredients locally consider ordering from Mountain Rose Herbs. I checked today and they have all of the ingredients for this recipe in stock.
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